Level 3 - Cyber Security Practices

Course Summary

This qualification is designed to provide you with knowledge and skills relating to cyber security practices. You will have the opportunity to develop knowledge and learn practical skills which can be used to gain employment or proceed into study at a higher level.

The course will:
• focus on the study of the practices within cyber security
• offer breadth and depth of study, incorporating a key core of knowledge
• provide opportunities to acquire a number of practical skills.

The objective of this qualification is to provide you with an opportunity to develop knowledge and skills relating to cyber security practices.

Entry Requirements
There is no specific prior knowledge you must have for this qualification. However, you may find it helpful if you’ve already achieved a Level 2 Digital Skills or Information Technology qualification.

Next Steps

You could progress onto further study at the College in the following:

• 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

Fee Information
Fees (if shown) are full fees (reduced fees may be available for some courses depending on your circumstances).
Your course may be FREE if you are:
  • Aged 19+ (subject to eligibility) and earning less than £17,374.50 per year (£1,447 per month) studying on Level 1 or Level 2 courses*
  • Aged 16-18 years
  • Aged 19-23 years and studying for your first full Level 2 or full Level 3 qualification

  • * from 1 April 2022 earnings limit is increased to £18,525 per year (£1,543 per month)
Depending on the cost of your course, you could pay your course fees in instalments to spread the cost over the duration of the course.

Where and When

 Chester Campus
 13 Weeks
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 Crewe Campus
 13 Weeks
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Related Careers

Here are some examples of related Careers within this industry, showing the average salary for the North West Region. Whether you choose to find a job or further your studies, there are lots of career opportunities available for you.

IT Business Analysts, Architects and Systems Designers


Programmers and Software Development Professionals