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Executive Leadership Cybersecurity Training

This 2-day course provides leaders and managers an overview of issues and activities associated with cybersecurity. Leaders will receive information in various topics that will build their knowledge and hone executive decision-making in regard to the cybersecurity threat. This course provides an upper-level awareness of cyber threats, vulnerabilities and countermeasures. It explains vulnerabilities of computer systems and networks. Leaders will be introduced to new trends and actions that can be taken to establish a cybersecurity program and build a culture of security.

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Day 1 – 8:00am – 4:30pm (lunch break included)

  • Welcome and Introductions
  • Introduction to Information Assurance and Computer Information Systems
    • What you should know about IA
    • What is valuable in your organization and how should it be protected
  • Introduction to threats (malware and other types of compromises and attack methods)
    • Malware
    • Social Engineering
    • Ransomware
    • DDoS
    • Man-in-the-Middle
    • Others
  • Secure Networks (Design and Devices)
    • Strategic overview of a secure network
  • Demonstration of Security Tools


Day 2 – 8:00am – 4:30pm (lunch break included)

  • The Evolving Threat
    • Introduction of the new technologies, trends and services. Understand what they are and their vulnerabilities to assist in decision making for your organization.
    • Cloud Computing
    • Internet of Things
    • Mobile Security
    • Others
  • Risk Assessment and Management
    • Assess the risks to the organization and build strategies for good decision making during this process.
  • Cyber Incident Response
    • Strategic for building a robust cyber incident response plan
  • Culture of Security
    • People, Processes, Technology
    • Training and Exercises

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