Professional & Academic

Certifications

BCS, Data Protection Practitioner Certificate

This certificate will broaden your understanding of the law and its practical application. It incorporates the latest changes and updates outlined in the Data Protection Act of 1998 and the way it works with the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003.

http://certifications.bcs.org/category/15742

Courses

University of Southampton, Corporate Risk and Security Management MSc

Corporate Risk and Security is fast becoming an essential activity for almost all organisations, with poor risk and security arrangements increasingly blamed for failure in corporate contexts. Increased governmental and international regulation of organisational risk has led to a greater need for consultants and experts with specialist knowledge in this area.

https://www.sbs.ac.uk/postgraduate/msc-corporate-risk-security-management

Training Course: ActNow Training, BCS Certificate in Freedom of Information

The BCS Certificates in Data Protection and Freedom of Information provide a cost-effective solution to your information law training needs. Our BCS courses are designed to benefit both new DP and FOI officers as well as experienced practitioners. All our speakers are well known experts in their field who deliver a comprehensive course with the most up to date materials.

http://www.actnow.org.uk/bcs

Cranfield University, MSc Cyber Defence and Information Assurance

The Cyber Defence and Information Assurance programme is designed to develop professionals who can effectively manage and exploit the threats and opportunities of cyberspace at the organisational level. The course specifically focuses on responses to serious present and emerging threats in the information domain. This necessitates sound technical understanding overlaid with an appreciation of the drivers and constraints within the business, and the knowledge to ensure the gap between the two can be bridged by the use of management tools, techniques and strategies.

http://www.cranfield.ac.uk/courses/masters/cyber-defence-and-information-assurance.html

University of Warwick , MSc in Cyber Security and Management

The MSc in Cyber Security and Management is designed for those wishing to develop a career as a cyber security professional, or to take a leading technical or managerial role in an organisation critically dependent upon data and information communication technology. It is suitable for those from a computer science or information technology education background or courses with a significant component of either. Work experience will also be considered.

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/wmg/education/wmgmasters/courses/cyber_security_management