This module is part of the Future of Work Series and aims to equip participants with the necessary knowledge and skills to protect their information assets as well as take pre-emptive actions to protect themselves against potential cyber threats by mitigating their security exposure.
|Next Course Starts On||10 Jul 2019 (Wed) See Full Schedule|
|Fee||SGD856.00* (as low as SGD56.80* after maximum funding) Learn more|
Singapore Management University
- Gain insights into the different types of cyberattacks and the risks the attacks pose to personal and business systems.
- Acquire knowledge and improve capability to take preventive measures to mitigate the risks.
- Enhance ability to respond to incidents.
1. Introduction to IT Security and Cybersecurity
In this session, participants will learn about the basic knowledge and concept of IT security and cybersecurity, including a discussion on the latest security breach.
Hands-on exercise How attacks can be carried out
2. Attack Types: Operating System / Application Attack and Malware
Participants will learn about different kinds of attack such as server side attack and client side attack; types of Malicious software (Malware, Adware, Spyware, Ransomware and Fake Anti-Virus).
Who Should Attend
This programme is ideal for business professionals who wish to enhance their cybersecurity awareness and to gain a better understanding of how they could contribute to protecting their organisation and their own information assets.
Participants who meet the minimum attendance rate but do not achieve a pass for the assessment will be issued a Certificate of Participation.
Fees and Funding
|FULL FEE||S$856.00* per person|
For Singapore Citizens / Permanent Residents
|Fee payable to SMU after 70% SSG Funding||S$256.80* per person|
FOR SINGAPORE CITIZENS AGED 40 YEARS & ABOVE
|Fee payable to SMU after 70% SSG Funding & 20% SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy||S$96.80* per person|
|For Singapore Citizens aged 35 years & above (13 years & above for Persons with Disabilities) earning a monthly income of not more than SGD2,000||Fee payable to SMU after 70% SSG Funding & 25% Workfare Training Support Scheme||S$56.80* per person|
|For SMEs* sponsoring their employees who are Singapore Citizens / Permanent Residents||Fee payable to SMU after 70% SSG Funding & 20% Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (Please refer to below for ETSS criteria)||S$96.80* per person|
*incl. 7% GST
- course materials
- instructor's fee
- 2 tea break refreshments per day (excl. lunch) during the programme
- 1 assessment per person for each programme.
Re-assessment fee at SGD214.00 (incl. 7% GST) per attempt, up to a maximum of 2 re-assessments per person. Please note that re-assessment fee is not supported by the SSG Funding.
The first re-assessment has to be taken within 2 weeks after the notification of result. The first re-assessment will be held on a weekday specified by SMU Academy and conducted from 6.30pm to 8.30pm.
- SkillsFuture Credit
Singapore Citizens aged 25 and above, and self-funding may use their SkillsFuture Credit (up to SGD500) to defray part of the course fee. With effect from 19 May 2017, SkillsFuture Credit claim will only be paid directly to the training provider from SkillsFuture Singapore. Claim should be submitted via the Training Exchange (click here) and SMU Academy has to be informed on the Claim ID no. and claim amount in order for the correct payable course fee amount to be reflected on the invoice. Please click here for the SkillsFuture Credit Booklet / User Guide on how to claim for SkillsFuture Credit.
IMPORTANT Please search for Future of Work Series: Cyber Security Awareness, AI and IOT (module 2), course code CRS-N-0044514 for your SkillsFuture Credit claim submission.
- Absentee Payroll
Companies who sponsor their employees for the programme are eligible to apply for absentee payroll via the SkillsConnect system. For more information, please visit SkillsConnect.
- Enhanced Training Support for SMEs
SMEs must meet all of the following criteria:
- Organisation must be registered or incorporated in Singapore
- At least 30% local shareholding by Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents
- Employment size of not more than 200 (at group level) or with annual sales turnover (at group level) of not more than SGD100 million
- Trainees must be hired in accordance with the Employment Act and fully sponsored by their employers for the course
- Trainees must be Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents
- Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
All NTUC union members and self-funding are eligible for UTAP funding (up to SGD250 per annum). Please click here for more information on UTAP and application.
|Intake 1||19 Oct 2018 (9.00am – 6.00pm)*||Confirmed to Commence|
|Intake 2||10 Jul 2019 (9.00am – 6.00pm)*||Open for Registration|
MR BELLY RACHDIANTO
IT Security Hobbyist, APAC
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SkillsFuture Skills Framework
This programme is approved under the SkillsFuture Generic Skills and Competency (GSC):
- Digital Literacy (Basic)
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Please click here for CPBM details and list of programmes.