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Cyber Security

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New tech, new threats. As 5G, blockchain and other technologies become more common, they will undoubtedly improve our lives, but also offer significant security challenges.

This bootcamp offers an insight into the exciting and complex world of cyber security.

Course provider: The Opportunity Group

Industry: Digital

Dates: January 2022,

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday running between 12-3 and

6-7. All sessions are recorded and shared on MyLearning.

Level: 3

Duration: 5 week  x2 Cyber  2 x session per week 19 hours of directed learning in total

Venue: Virtual Zoom sessions 45minutes – hour, Projects with a task, 1:1 intervention Hero Wellness Scale, Access to MyLearning Discussion Groups

What you’ll learn

This programme will set you up for success in a career that’s exciting and intriguing.  You will learn how to monitor and detect potential threats and how to escalate appropriately and encourage a culture of security in an organisation.

We’ll set you up for a career in one of the fastest growing industries.

What’s unique

We get under the skin of this interesting world!

You’ll learn all about ethical hacking—understanding how unethical hackers operate in order to better protect individuals, companies, and governments against them. Information gathering, attack frameworks, web frameworks and firewalls.

How you’ll learn

Watching a video or reading a book simply isn’t enough.  We show you how to get the best from online learning, weave a range of supported exercises into the programme, and excite your minds by introducing you to experts in this field. Everything we do is virtual so you can get involved wherever you are.

Plus we’ll help you to get yourself ready for a career in this industry.

And to top if off, we’ll work with you through a real-life project to put all your learning into practice.

Course Dates & Duration

This Bootcamp will run from January to March 2022. 

Our Bootcamp is delivered flexibly over 5 weeks.

Who Can Join?

This bootcamp open to anyone over 18 within the Leeds City Region area who wants to upskill or re-skill.

We are proud to be part of the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership’s FutureGoals Skills Bootcamp scheme.

If you are interested in this course, please register for this course here. It will take around 2 minutes to complete. An adviser from the The Opportunity Group will be in touch soon to discuss your application.