Cybersecurity courses

The Optus La Trobe Cyber Security Hub has collaborated with our leading industry partners (including Optus, Australia Post, Cisco, Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Symantec) to design a suite of short courses to help prepare you to become a sought-after specialist in this rapidly growing field.

With digital technology penetrating almost every facet of our lives, cybercrime is no longer just a computer problem and must be understood from multiple perspectives. That insight is at the heart of La Trobe's suite of cybersecurity short courses.

Our Courses

We specialise in helping organisations and individuals to meet the growing challenges of cybersecurity across all industries. We offer tailored seminars and courses taught by industry professionals who draw from their own experiences and use real-world case studies to bridge the gap between theory and practice. We have the expertise, facilities, and experience to accelerate your career or inject new capabilities into your organisation.

Cybersecurity Masterclasses

With the potential for board members to incur personal liability resulting from data breaches, and the damaging reputational consequences that follow a cyberattack, cybersecurity training across all levels of an organisation has never been more crucial.

La Trobe’s cybersecurity masterclasses, each taught intensively over five days, cover all topics relating to the growing threat of cybersecurity. From cyber intelligence and computer forensics; to cyber law, policy and strategy; cybersecurity masterclasses are fully customisable and tailored to your needs.

Cybersecurity: The Road to Mastery

Cybersecurity is no longer an issue isolated to IT departments and needs to be addressed across all functions of an organisation.

This seminar is designed for high-level executives and business owners, and offers a multi-disciplinary approach to cybersecurity best practice. Each course is uniquely tailored to meet the needs of participants and is taught by experts in the field.

Cybersecurity: Bridging the Gap Between the Technical and Managerial

With cybersecurity a growing concern across all industries, managing cyber risk and response is vital.

This course is delivered over four intensive sessions by cybersecurity experts. Designed to arm business managers with the skills to effectively mitigate cybersecurity risks and coordinate cross-departmental responses to cybersecurity problems.

Cybersecurity: IT Essentials

The cybersecurity workforce isn’t growing quickly enough to meet escalating cybersecurity challenges.

La Trobe’s hands-on IT Essentials workshop is aimed at IT specialists who want to gain a comprehensive understanding of cybersecurity and the technical skills to become cyber experts within their organisations.

Please contact us to find out how we can tailor a course to your business needs.

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