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This course is designed to enhance the learner’s knowledge of one of the fastest growing cyber attack methods: phishing. The course is useful for anyone who works with digital devices, and provides learners with details of information security threats, attack methods, and tips and techniques on safeguarding.

Duration: 45 minutes
Price: Members £15 per learner
Non members £30 per learner

This course has been developed by cyber security specialists Cyber Security Associates.


After completing the course, learners will be able to:

  • Understand the definition and different types of phishing
  • Explain why phishing attacks are used and how your digital footprint can be exploited for these attacks and for social engineering purposes
  • Examine the rise of cyber crime and why phishing continues to be a key tool and technique for attacks
  • Understand the different types of phishing attacks and how the complexity of each one can be completely different
  • Know the best way to respond to phishing attacks when at work and at home


Topics explored in this course, Phishing:

  • Introduction to phishing
  • History of phishing
  • Why phishing is used
  • Type of attacks
  • Staying safe