Only one whole day or two evenings a week
Career in Cyber Security-related fields
No experience needed
Valuable certificate accredited by NCFE
The course is intended for individuals who have no experience but are passionate to start a new career and to learn techniques to enhance their chance of employment in the field of Cyber Security.
Unlimited guidance and strategic planning sessions with our careers advisor. The instructors will work with you to discover what career path you enjoy in the field of Cyber Security and will help to set you up for employment, no matter what avenue you choose, e.g. freelance, cyber security-related software and website maintenance, system and network administration, and Information and Communications Technology customer service assistance. You also have free access to our vacancy database to help you find employment when you graduate.
You don’t have to rely on willpower and panic to create your professional website, or even pay a penny to a web hosting company.
Take full advantage of our FREE website builder that includes everything from your portfolio, an about me page, to a contact form where clients can request your services by sending you an email that will be redirected to your personal email address.
It is simple – create your quick website using the pre-edited sections. All you have to do is plug in your personality and upload your photos, then, you are ready to book clients!
When you graduate, you’ll receive an internationally recognised Level 3 Certificate in Cyber Security Practices(VRQ) (603/5762/9) qualification, certified by NCFE. The qualification is full and relevant. It is listed on the Ofqual’s Register of Regulated Qualifications, you can check it out here: http://register.ofqual.gov.uk.
You can work in the growing and in-demand field of Cyber Security, for example as a cyber security-related software and website maintenance personnel, as a system and network technician, a freelance cyber security expert, and an Information and Communications Technology customer service assistant in office (face-to-face or online) settings.
At Trade Academy, we have over 7 Years of experience in government funding and employment strategies for people who want to gain a career. We have helped 5,000 job seekers go from struggling, to landing a job interview, to living their dream job – in as little as 6 months!
You can graduate by attending the 10-week course for one whole day or two evenings a week. This is your fast track way to launch a new career. You NEED to have an interest and passion in information technology and commit to practising the knowledge and skills that you have acquired in this course during your spare time, to fully benefit from the quick pace.
You will be tutored by an Information and Communication Technology practitioner, specifically a Cyber Security Practices professional. They will guide you through lessons and push you to reach your goals. You will be assessed on your theory and practical skills through various assignments – this will ensure that you fully understand the lessons.
Due to the current situation caused by COVID-19, you will learn the theory and practical skills for this course through online live sessions using Zoom application.
Aged 19 or over
An interest and passion to work in the Cyber Security field
A satisfactory reference
A successful skills test and interview
The total cost of the course is £941, but you may be eligible for free funding if:
*You are aged 24 years old before the course starts.
*This is your FIRST Level 3 qualification / Prior attainment is below full L3
*You live in the Greater London area
*You have a full L3, and it was gained before 01/04/2021; eligible if you are earning below low wage (£23k), unemployed in a recipe of a benefit (UC, ESA, JSA) or just unemployed and not receiving benefits
*You are 19 to 23 years old and have an L3 qualification achieved.
The funding is not dependent on income but remember that to get the free funding, this course should be your first Level 3 qualification. Moreover, your post code will be checked upon registration to verify your residency.
For more information regarding our terms and conditions and if you are eligible for funding please visit Funding page
You can work…
You can also access higher education if you decide to progress in that direction. When you complete this course, you could progress to: