Level 3 Certificate in Cyber Security Practices

Level 3 Certificate in Cyber Security Practices

Course Code: A288 Duration: 1 Year Attendance: Part Time Location: Farnborough Campus


About the course

We are pleased to be promoting this new course. If you are interested in studying it, please apply or register your interest so that the College can gauge how many people are interested in it. New courses are subject to there being enough people wanting to study them for them to be launched so please don't delay in applying.

The NCFE Level 3 Certificate In Cyber Security Practices aims to increase your knowledge and skills in cyber security. The qualification will help you to understand the key terminology and legislation used in cyber security and to understand the consequences and implications of inadequate cyber security.  

Who is this programme for?

This Level 3 Certificate is ideal if you are looking to consolidate your knowledge of Cyber Security and learn practical skills which can be used to seek work or proceed into study at Level 4. 

What will I study?

You will study topics such as the ‘Threat Model,’ the behaviours and effects of malicious software, how to reduce or remove a cyber security vulnerability and how to apply a cyber security control, cyber security incident response plans and how to carry out a security incident ‘postmortem.’ 


Tuition £941

Please note that while we make reasonable adjustments to remove any barriers to education, additional fees may be payable where this is not possible. For example, to provide additional support due to a disability. Please contact us if you believe you have any additional needs so that we can discuss your options before enrolling on a course.

Financial Support and Funding

To help with the costs of studying, this course is eligible for:

To check your individual eligibility, please contact us online or telephone 01252 405555.

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If you have any questions about this course then please contact us by phone on 01252 40 55 55 or message us.

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Your course

What modules are covered?

  • Understand Cyber Security Principles 
  • Threat Intelligence in Cyber Security 
  • Cyber Security Testing, Vulnerabilities and Controls 
  • Cyber Security Incident Response 
  • Understand Legislation and Ethical Conduct within Cyber Security 
  • Professional Skills and Behaviours for Cyber Security 
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Your future

What Next?

After completing this qualification, you could go on to study at a higher level, such as: 

  • Level 4 Diploma in Cyber Security
  • Level 4 Certificate for IT Professionals
  • Level 4 Certificate in Information and Cyber Security Foundations
  • Level 4 Certificate in Cyber Security and Intrusion for Business
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Entry Requirements

What is the entry process?

Learners would be required to have completed a Level 2 in either IT or Cyber Security. 

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