Course Introduction

Cyber risk is the loss of some resource or damage to the status of an organization due to the failure of its information technology systems. It could lead to deliberate and unauthorized breaches of security resulting in unauthorized access to information systems.

The Cyber Security Risk Management course is designed to provide comprehensive knowledge as well as skills about the assessment and management of cyber security. Organisations need to put in coordinated efforts throughout their information system so as to get rid of any risks that may hamper them from achieving their objectives.

Cyber security is the implemented when technologies, processes as well as practices put together to safeguard networks, computers, programs and data from any kind of external attacks. After undergoing this course, the delegates will be able to understand the various processes related to cyber security risk management.


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Course Content

Cyber Security Risk Management helps the users take a number of IT decisions. The cyber risks critically impacts to overall IT risk modeling, assessment and mitigation.

This course helps the delegates learn about the basics of security risk management framework and its practices. It further helps the users to detect and model information security risks. It also applies qualitative as well as quantitative risk assessment methods to safeguard the interests of the users or the business. Once these concepts are understood by the users, they will be better equipped to face any threats that may arise to the security of the business from any IT system failure. It should be remembered that acquiring these skills is beneficial for any security professional.

The course aims to teach the delegates the risk management framework with both qualitative and quantitative assessment methods. Both these methods prove to be useful as they both concentrate on the information security (IS) aspect of IT risks.

The course begins by teaching first the principles of risk management and its elements i.e. risk analysis, risk assessment and risk mitigation. During this period, the delegates learn about security related threats, exposure, risk level determination, define controls and safeguards, and conduct cost-benefit analysis or business impact analysis.

Further the delegates learn about the qualitative and quantitative frameworks and how they differ from each other. The delegates will also learn how to apply these framings while assessing information security risk.

Further, the delegates will learn about the relation between information security, big data and artificial intelligence.

Course Outline

Cyber Security Risk Management pertains to the identification, analysis, and evaluation of Cyber Risks that arise due to failure of IT systems. Such failures could lead an organization’s most securely kept data to be breached. After attending this course, the delegates can understand the threats as well as have proper controls built into their systems that can help them mitigate any such threat.

Overview of Cyber Risk

  • Define cyber security risk
  • Types of risk
  • Types of threats
  • Impacts of cyber threats

Dealing with Risk

  • Risk Identification
  • Risk Acceptance
  • Risk controls
  • Risk Mitigation
  • Calculating risks

Risk Management

  • Introduction to Risk Management
  • Cyber security standards
  • Strategies for Risk Management

Delivery Methods


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Northampton from £1644
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Virtual from £874
Manchester from £874
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What are the prerequisites of this course?

This course has no prerequisites but basic knowledge of cyber security will be an added advantage.

Who should attend this course?

Professionals who are interested in improving their skills regarding cyber security can attend this course.

What will you learn from this course?

The delegate during the duration of the course will become familiar with the following concepts:

  • Cyber Security Risk and its types
  • Threats and its types
  • How to deal with risks
  • Managing risks
  • Setting standards for Cyber Security

What is the duration of the course?

This is a One day course

What are the various modes in which the course is offered?

The different ways in which Datrix Training delivers the course are Classroom, Online, Virtual, and Onsite