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Great news, this course is included in Fee-Free TAFE.

To be eligible for a Fee-Free place you must be:

  • a resident of Tasmania or working in Tasmania
  • an Australian or New Zealand citizen, an Australian permanent resident, an eligible VISA holder, and
  • of working age

Please see the Eligibility criteria below to check if you're eligible.

Fee-Free TAFE and vocational education is a joint initiative of the Australian and Tasmania Governments providing tuition-free training places to students wanting to train, retrain or upskill.

Cyber Security Awareness Skill Set

Course overview

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  • Online

Attendance options

  • Short course

Study type

  • Online

Tuition Fees

Please note: The course overview is intended as a guide only. Not all courses are available at all locations or through all study types and attendance options. Please check Locations, Dates and Times below or enquire for further information.

Increase your knowledge of cybercrime to help protect yourself or your workplace from the threat of cyber attack.

You will learn simple strategies on how to identify cyber risk and manage cyber threats. Cybercrime is a growing problem for both everyday Australians and businesses.

In this skill set you will learn how to identify, report and reduce the risk of personal and workplace related cyber security threats. You will respond to personal or workplace cyber security-related threats in activities completed online.

You will learn how to apply tools and strategies to protect your own personal online profile from cyber security threats, reduce the potential impacts from an online security breach, identify and report online security threats, securely manage personally identifiable information (PII) and workplace information and understand key cyber security concepts and practices.

If you are already working, this skill set can be a starting point for developing the expertise to enter the field of cyber security management.

This skill set is delivered fully online for up to three months in a combination of webinars, home/workplace based activities and self-directed learning comprising 6-10 hours a week.

Locations, dates & times

CampusDateAttendance/DurationStudy typeApply/Enquire
Online3 May 2023 -
7 Jul 2023
Short course

Online only. Approximately 10 hours per week for 9 weeks webinar wednesdays

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