Cyber Security Technologist Apprenticeship

Train new apprentices and existing staff to protect your organisation’s systems and people against cyber threats. Accredited by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT.

Starting: January 2019

The primary role of a Cyber Security Technologist is to apply an understanding of cyber threats, hazards, risks, controls, measures and mitigations to protect organisations systems and people.

By studying for this apprenticeship, students will advance their skills and knowledge in the field, with the support of industry experienced tutors working with the British Computing Society.

Course Details

This course is suitable for people already working in a security related role such as a Cyber Security Specialist, Information Security Analyst, Forensics & Incident Response Analyst or Penetration Tester, and for those aspiring to develop a career in cyber security.

Core areas of study will include:

  • Threats, hazards, risks and intelligence
  • Developing and analysing a security case
  • Organisational context for a structured and reasoned implementation of security in a network
  • Cyber security risk assessment
  • Information security policy and procedure
  • Security technologist
  • Incident response

The duration of the apprenticeship is 24 months.


Whether you choose to train existing staff or hire new apprentices, this professional training can be paid for using your apprenticeship levy. Or, if you are not a levy payer (your annual wage bill is less than £3 million), you will pay just 10% of the training costs.

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