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Become a Cyber Security Specialist

  • Median base salary£35,000
  • UK job openings/month3,000

Make the cyber world a safer place

Technology is advancing at a rapid pace, and so is the sophistication of cyber criminals.

Cyber security courses will teach you practical tools and strategies to prevent attacks on your business and advise you on how to keep your personal digital life safe.

As cyber security moves to the top of agendas in organisations around the world, get an introduction to the basics of online privacy and payment security. Learn how to protect data and information online and understand common cyber attacks and complex issues like data encryption and hacking.

Whether you’re looking to begin a new career in cyber security or you’re intrigued by this new wave of criminal activity, learn flexibly with online courses on FutureLearn.

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