Cybersecurity Essentials

Type of Course
NFQ Level
Validated by
Dorset College
Start Date

10 Weeks

Course Fees
€895.00 (Part-Time)

How to Apply

Is for individuals who are interested in…

A Cyber Security course that introduces you to the characteristics of cyber crime, security principles, technologies, and procedures to defend networks. Through interactive, multimedia content, lab activities, and multi-industry case studies, students build technical and professional skills to pursue careers in cybersecurity

Looking For……

The skills Employers need - the demand for cybersecurity professionals has grown 3 times faster than any other IT job role, and training a cybersecurity workforce is a priority of many governments and organizations. The regular attempts and occurrence of cyber attacks has fuelled the tremendous demand for professionals with cybersecurity skills.

To Become...

A professional in Cybersecurity

Build Your Path To Success

01. Achieve a Diploma in Cyber Security

The skills and knowledge that enable you to progress your career with confidence.

…. the first step on your path to becoming a cyber Security Professional.

02. Great Career

Maximise your career opportunities with the skills to implement data confidentiality, integrity, availability and security controls on networks, servers and applications. 

03. Great Teachers

Learn from friendly and highly qualified industry experienced academic staff and expert guest lecturers.

04. Knowledge & Experience

Enrich your learning experience in a diverse student community.  A friendly welcoming student centered learning environment with small class sizes, hands-on labs and teachers who support, mentor and guide you to achieve your goals.

Programme Details

Entry Requirements

There are no specific academic entry requirements for this course. The area of project management continues to become more important for companies wishing to drive their businesses forward in a structured way.  Please note: It is advisable for learners to have an English Language competency of B2 on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), or IELTS 5.0, or equivalent.


Evening: Tuesday

Start Date: 28 May

End Date:  30 July

Duration: 10 Weeks

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