The NCSC Assured Training course, ICS Managers Security Course, which is also CIISec Accreditied training, has been designed to provide those at Managerial level (or equivalent) with an understanding of today’s cyber security challenges facing their environments. This knowledge is vital when managing the day to day running of all aspects of security risk for those environments.
The course will show how to best identify and support their organisations’ cyber security and risk mitigation/reduction strategies for their ICS environments.
Siker have worked in partnership with the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), the Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI) in the UK and leading Critical National Infrastructure (CNI) organisations.
If you are a manager responsible or accountable for any ICS environment and/or people working on securing these systems including:
…then this course is for you.
It provides a high-level understanding of what the current cyber security risks are and the threats your ICS environments face. In addition, it discusses how to forward plan to help mitigate and reduce these risks.
There are no pre-requisites other than a suitable device to participate in the online course. A handbook of supporting material will be provided.
By the end of the course, you will be familiar with:
The course consists of 1 days training. Part 1 covers the current and emerging ICS risk landscape and Part 2 covers risk reduction planning and Incident Response.
Part 1: Background (what is an ICS, what are the threats and vulnerabilities)
Part 2: Securing ICS (what can be done to secure an ICS)
This course has been accredited under the NCSC Assured Training scheme and the Chartered Institute of Information Security (CIISec) Accredited Training scheme. Attendees can earn 4 CPE credits.
This course is an awareness level course but it can be used as preparation for more advanced training such as the Siker ICS203: ICS Practitioners Security course and ICS405: Securing ICS course and the GIAC Global Industrial Control Systems Professional (GICSP) certification.