National code: BSBSS00094

Statement of Attainment in Cyber Security Awareness Skill Set

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Overview About this course

Gain invaluable skills in assessing and protecting your personal cyber security and the online security of your workplace. Develop training practices, enhance password protocols, and learn how to minimise the impact of potential security breaches.

Outcomes What You'll Gain

Learning Outcomes

Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:

  • Adjust privacy and security settings on internet browsers, web applications and applicable online accounts

  • Identify and report online security threats

  • Securely manage personally identifiable information (PII)

  • Promote cyber security in your workplace

Course Outcomes

Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.

  • Increased cyber security knowledge and techniques to ensure digital safety at home and at work

  • A pathway to further study in cyber security

  • Credit toward a full qualification

Suitability Is This Course Right For You?

Entry requirements

Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol

  • There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enrol today.

Entry recommendations

To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:

  • Literacy and numeracy skills at a Year 10 or equivalent level

  • A general understanding of computers and the internet

TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.

Pathways Future Career and Study Options

Career pathways

Our graduates go onto roles like: Computer helpdesk technician, Cyber security intrusion tester, Cyber security support officer, Security penetration tester, Information systems, Security support Officer, Systems tester, PC support, Network security support officer, Network security trainee, Website security support officer and once they've completed a full qualification.

Study pathways

Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:

Previous study 0 Courses

Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.

The Statement of Attainment in Cyber Security Awareness Skill Set does not have any pre-requisite courses.

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Your experience counts

At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.

Units Units taught in this course

  • Protect own personal online profile from cyber security threats BSBXCS301

  • Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices BSBXCS402

  • Securely manage personally identifiable information and workplace information BSBXCS303

TAFE NSW Services Facilities and Support

TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.

  • TAFE NSW Disability Support Service

  • TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support

  • TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)

  • TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service

  • TAFE NSW Libraries

  • Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential

  • Smarthinking - online access to a tutor

  • LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills

  • Student associations – get social with our student community

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