The primary role of a Cyber Security Technologist is to apply an understanding of cyber threats, hazards, risks, controls, measures and mitigations to protect organisations systems and people. Those focused on the technical side work on areas such as security design & architecture, security testing, investigations & response. Those focused on the risk analysis side focus on areas such as operations, risk, governance & compliance.
Duration: 24 months
Roles/occupations may include:
• Penetration Tester
• Governance & Compliance Analyst
• Information Security Assurance & Threat
• Forensics & Incident Response Analyst
• Security Engineer
• Information Security Auditor
• Security Administrator
Successful completion of the Level 4 standard will achieve industry leading BCS qualifications and could lead to a Level 5 Apprenticeship, progressing onto a degree or full-time employment in the relevant sector.
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