Professional & Academic

Courses

Birmingham City University, MSc Cyber Security

This course has been designed to provide you with technical cyber security knowledge, in-depth understanding of underpinning principles and practical professional skills to successfully meet emerging cyber security challenges facing modern organisations. The course aims to meet the rising industrial and commercial demand for security architects, engineers, analysts, administrators able to design, analyse, implement and manage secure systems. At the same time, it provides an opportunity to develop a research career in information security working with top experts in their fields at the Centre for Cyber Security.

http://www.bcu.ac.uk/courses/cyber-security-msc

Cardiff Metropolitan University, Software Engineering with Data Security BSc (Hons)

It also provides a deep understanding of the underpinning computing and information systems foundation knowledge, showcasing the importance of software and technology in the Digital Economy. You will also be exposed to the state-of-the art tools, methodologies and research that will shape and transform the computing and IT industry over the next decade.

http://www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/management/courses/Pages/Software-Engineering-BSc-(Hons).aspx

City University London, MSc in Cyber Security

MSc Cyber Security will prepare you for a successful career in the various roles directly and indirectly connected to the world of computer, network and information security. It will develop your specialist analytical, operational and development skills in both technical and socio-technical areas of cyber security. The primarily objective of MSc Cyber Security is to practise security with an interdisciplinary shared coursework that spans across all security related modules.

http://www.city.ac.uk/courses/postgraduate/cyber-security 

De Montfort University, MSc in Cyber Security

Developed in conjunction with Deloitte, this course provides you with knowledge of the very latest cyber security principles, practices, tools and techniques, taught by a team of specialist staff in purpose-built computer cyber security laboratories. Graduates from this course are expected to make a real contribution to safeguarding cyber space and protecting national and organisational resources from unauthorised access and or malicious intent.

http://www.dmu.ac.uk/study/courses/postgraduate-courses/cyber-security.aspx

Training Course: 7Safe, CIIP Implementing ISO 27001

On this 3-day practical ISO 27001 course, you will learn the component parts of the standard, how to define and risk assess information assets in a way suitable to your organisation, and the essential requirements for obtaining ISO 27001 certification.

http://7safe.com/implementing_iso27001.htm

Training Course: IT Governance, PCI DSS Implementation

This three day course provides a comprehensive and practical coverage of all aspects of implementing a Payment Card Industry Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliance programme. Successful completion of the inclusive exam leads to the industry-recognised PCI DSS Implementation (PCI IM) qualification.

http://www.itgovernance.co.uk/shop/c-210-training-courses.aspx

Training Course: PCI Security Standards Council, Approved Scanning Vendors (ASV)

Approved Scanning Vendors (ASV) course you’ll learn how to conduct and document an external vulnerability scan to validate an organisation’s adherence to the external scanning requirement of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)

https://www.pcisecuritystandards.org/pdfs/course_description_for_asv_v2.pdf

Training Course: PCI Security Standards Council, Awareness

PCI Awareness training provides basic knowledge of the PCI DSS for individuals working for organizations that must meet compliance requirements and offers companies an opportunity to provide general PCI training across multiple functional areas to ensure a universal understanding of PCI compliance.

https://www.pcisecuritystandards.org/pdfs/Course_description_for_awareness_2014.pdf

Training Course: PCI Security Standards Council, Payment Application Qualified Security Assessor (PA-QSA)

Payment Application Qualified Security Assessor (PA-QSA) companies are organizations that have been qualified by the Council to have their employees assess compliance to the PCI PA-DSS standard. Payment Application Qualified Security Assessors are employees of these organizations who have been certified by the Council to validate an entity’s adherence to the PCI PA-DSS.

https://www.pcisecuritystandards.org/pdfs/course_description_for_pa-qsa_v3.pdf

Training Course: PCI Security Standards Council, PCI Professional (PCIP)

The Payment Card Industry Professional training course provides an individual qualification for industry practitioners who wish to demonstrate their professional expertise and understanding of PCI standards.

https://www.pcisecuritystandards.org/pdfs/Course_decsription_for_PCIP_2014.pdf

Training Course: PCI Security Standards Council, Point to Point Encryption Assessor (P2PE)

P2PE assessors who successfully complete the PCI P2PE training program are qualified to evaluate P2PE solutions and submit the corresponding Report on Validation on behalf of the applicable P2PE solution provider. PA-QSA (P2PE) assessors are additionally qualified by the PCI SSC to perform P2PE application assessments and submit corresponding Reports on Validation on behalf of the applicable P2PE application vendors.

https://www.pcisecuritystandards.org/pdfs/Course_Description_for_P2PEdraft03.pdf

Training Course: PCI Security Standards Council, Qualified Integrator/Reseller (QIR)

Qualified Integrator and Reseller training provides payment application developers, integrators and resellers with the tools to assist merchants and industry participants in their effort to install and configure validated PA-DSS payment applications in a manner that facilitates PCI DSS compliance.

https://www.pcisecuritystandards.org/pdfs/course_description_for_qir_v5.pdf

Training Course: PCI Security Standards Council, Qualified Security Assessor (QSA)

Qualified Security Assessor training provides instruction on how to conduct assessments of merchants, institutions, and service providers who must be compliant with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). Sponsored by their employer to attend this training, a QSA is equipped to audit processes and systems and generate and submit appropriate compliance reports on behalf of their clients.

https://www.pcisecuritystandards.org/pdfs/Course_description_for_QSA_2014.pdf