Improve your understanding and awareness of digital security risks, and develop the skills to keep your home and workplace safe. Whether you're an IT whiz or just looking to improve your cyber safety, you’ll be better prepared to identify and prevent online security risks.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Handle and store workplace informational correctly
Put information protection protocols in place
Identify and follow privacy procedures
Identify security risks
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
Credit toward a full qualification
Skills in digital security
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
Access to a computer, internet connection and Microsoft Office
The commitment and motivation for self-paced study
A camera for role-play assessments
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.
Our graduates go onto roles like: IT administrator, IT manager, IT Support technician, IT technician, Network administrator, Network operations analyst, Service desk analyst and Systems engineer
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Statement of Attainment in Digital Security and Privacy in the Workplace does not have any pre-requisite courses.
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.
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
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