information security for managers online learning

Information Security for Managers – Online Learning

Help ensure your compliance with the principles of Information Security. With this course:

  • Apply organisational compliance with Information Security Governance
  • Establish personal compliance with Information Security rules
  • Identify what data needs to be kept secure and why
  • Ensure you are applying security measures to protect data and information
  • Develop a compliance culture within your organisation
  • Help your company avoid potentially costly litigation, fines and bad publicity

Course Introduction

Compliance training is critical for individuals and the organisations they represent. It helps to ensure that employees follow governance and regulations that apply to their job responsibilities. This helps protect both the individual and the organisation from costly mistakes that could result in fines or bad publicity.

This Information Security for Managers e-learning course focuses on ensuring data is secure from unauthorised use and that information stored on IT systems is safe from potential misuse.

In this online course, your participants will learn the information security principles and the simple steps organisations and individuals can take to make sure the confidential data they store is safe and secure from attack.

Course Content

Module 1 – Information Security – Risks and Threats

Follow Tim’s experience with an Information Security Consultant that he employed to carry out investigations following security breaches at his organisation.

  • Understanding Information Security and why it is important – following three key security breach examples – Laptop loss, Loose Lips and Computer Virus
  • Review highly publicised information security incidents and their outcomes
  • Understand what information needs to be kept secure and why
  • Establishing what an organisation can do to protect itself from information security risks
Module 2 – Information Security – Concepts and Controls
  • Establishing an organisational security policy
  • Reviewing the three main information security concepts – Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability
  • Identifying internal and regulatory controls required for information security
  • Developing an information security policy with structure and example
Module 3 – Information Security – Employee Responsibilities
  • Provision of information security guidelines for employees
  • Understanding employee requirements for information security through different scenario examples
  • Identifying workplace information security risks and employing contingencies to overcome them
  • Establishing telephone procedures and processes for security
  • Forming email procedures and processes for security
  • Recognising the importance of information security for home workers
Module 4 – Information Security – Managers Responsibilities
  • Understanding what it takes to create a culture of information security within the organisation
  • Spotting the internal threats to information security and developing processes to mitigate them
  • Vetting potential employees to reduce the potential for security risks
  • Recognising the level of information access different employees need
  • Establishing the correct process for disposing of confidential waste
  • Setting up a process for reporting security incidents
  • Applying the correct training and awareness

Module 5 – Assessment and CPD certificate
  • A chance to test your knowledge of the topic with scoring
  • The e-learning course comes with free CPD certificates for the learners


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All content is regularly reviewed and updated to ensure technical accuracy, best practice and legal compliance for your learners. Updates are all automatically made to content.


Your employees will receive personalised and dated certificates upon successful completion of our CPD certified e-learning courses. All courses have relevant accreditations.


Deliver e-learning courses via your own branded learning portal provided by us or upload our regularly updated courses to your own LMS if you would prefer.

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