Cybersecurity Education for Online Safety

Cybersecurity education

Description: The training course will help participants to understand online security, learn to recognise possible threats, defend from cyber-attacks, respond to emergencies as well pass the knowledge them forward to their colleagues/students.  The training course will focus on areas vital to modern cybersecurity – malware, password security, encryption as well as the topic of emerging issue of cyberbullying will be discussed.

The course does not require any prior knowledge of computer security and is useful to anyone interested in improving the knowledge of cybersecurity and protection of digital information.

Dates and Locations

Limassol, Cyprus

  • 09.–13.04.2018
  • 12.–16.11.2018
  • 01.–05.04.2019
  • 25.–29.11.2019

Athens, Greece

  • 09.–13.07.2018
  • 15.–19.07.2019

 

Daily Programme

Monday

  • Introduction and ice-breaking
  • Needs analysis and goal setting
  • Definition of cybersecurity and its key elements
  • Existing legislation and EU Data Protection Regulation (ENISA, CERT)
  • Why are people the key to cybersecurity?
  • Cyber Security in Education

Tuesday

  • Cybersecurity threats – keeping up to date
  • Authentication: passwords, access control, etc.
  • Malware: types of malware, preventing infection
  • Cryptography: types and application
  • Network security: firewalls, private networks, etc.

Wednesday

  • Security risks: analysis and management
  • Identifying security threats – key things to look for
  • Recovering from attack/failure
  • Steps to take to prevent cyber security attacks

Thursday

  • Cyberbullying: definition, key facts and research
  • Cyberbullying: detection, prevention & Intervention
  • How can I use gained knowledge & tools in practice? – action plan

Friday

  • Summary and course evaluation
  • Feedback & certificates
  • Cultural excursion in local area
Competences Acquired by Participants

By the end of the course participants will gain:

  • Knowledge of basic cybersecurity terminology and common cybersecurity and data protection laws
  • Knowledge of authentication mechanisms
  • Ability to identify main malware types and their propagation
  • Knowledge of malware infection prevention
  • Knowledge of cryptography terminology and its applications
  • Knowledge of firewalls, virtual private networks, intrusion detection and prevention tools
  • Ability to identify security risks and prevent them from happening
  • Knowledge how to recover from security failures
  • Knowledge of cyberbullying: definition, detection, prevention & intervention
  • Improve communication and social skills
  • Improve English language skills
Type of Certification of Attendance Awarded
  • Certificate of attendance including description of training content and time input
  • Europass mobility certificates – to be issued by the applicant’s NA
Course Packages

Please note that ‘All in one – single room’ and ‘All in one – double room’ packages are being offered in all locations except London, Dublin, Barcelona, Athens, Porto, Lyon, Split and Pisa, where we have only the ‘Basic’ course package.

  1. ALL IN ONE – Single room’ PACKAGE – 1190€
  • Tuition fee and training material
  • Certificate of Competence
  • Welcome dinner
  • Accommodation in a Single room in a 3 or 4 star hotel (6 nights)
  • Full Board (5 days)
  • Airport transfer
  • Administration costs
  • Coffee Breaks
  • Cultural visit
  1. ‘ALL IN ONE – Double Room Sharing’ PACKAGE- 990€
  • Tuition fee and training material
  • Certificate of Competence
  • Welcome dinner
  • Accommodation – double room sharing in a 3 or 4 star hotel (6 nights)
  • Full Board (5 days)
  • Airport transfer
  • Administration costs
  • Coffee Breaks
  • Cultural visit

*Choose double room sharing if you are 2 colleagues from the same organisation willing to share a double room/ or if you have any accompanying person travelling to the venue of the course together with you (we can arrange the accommodation for accompanying persons as well).

  1. ‘BASIC’ course PACKAGE – 400€
  • Tuition fee and training material
  • Certificate of Competence
  • Welcome dinner
  • Administration costs
  • Coffee Breaks
  • Cultural visit

Note: separate invoices for the training fee only (350 EUR) can be issued upon the request from the organisation.

DOREA as well offers the group discounts in case of 6 or more persons from the same organisation.

 

 

 


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