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Ransomware and Cybercrime

CPD
£199.99
  • About This Course
    Ransomware and Cybercrime focuses on ransomware and its part in cybercrime. Cybercrime threatens our technology and personal data which is why it is important to understand what it is and how we can prevent falling victim to it. Ransomware and Cybercrime will teach you the essentials about cybercrime: its definition, its types and how to protect against it. 

    Who is this course for?

    This online course is ideal for anyone who wants to learn about cybercrime and how to protect themselves from it. Ransomware and Cybercrime is also useful for businesses to learn about how cybercrime can affect their systems so that they can put relevant measures in place to block cybercrime activity. 

    What will you get from this course?

    You will understand what cybercrime is and how it can affect you. You will also have the knowledge to protect your computer from a ransomware cybercrime attack. 

    When you have completed this course, you will be able to:
    • Define cybercrime and identify the different types of it 
    • Understand the key aspects of the WannaCry Attack (2017) and how it could have been avoided
    • Protect your computer and its data from a ransomware attack 

    Course features 
    • Easy-to-follow lessons 
    • Content can be accessed via any platform: mobile, tablet or computer
    • Animated videos for an engaging study programme

  • Course lessons
    • Cybercrime: definition and different types of cybercrime 
    • Cybercrime case study: WannaCry Attack of 2017 

  • Accreditation

    This course has been accredited by Online Academies. On successful completion of this course you will be able to download or print off a PDF of your Online Academies Certificate (please note: you will also be given the opportunity to have a hard copy of the certificate printed off and posted out to you for a small additional charge). If you would like to view a sample of the certificate, please click here.

    On completion of your course you will also be able to have your certificate endorsed and accredited by the CPD Certification Service for recognised CPD Hours.

    The CPD Certification Service was established in 1996 as the leading independent CPD accreditation institution operating across industry sectors to complement the Continuing Professional Development policies of professional institutes and academic bodies. The CPD Certification Service provides recognised independent CPD accreditation of our courses.

     

    Assessment

    At the conclusion of each module there is a multiple choice question assessment. This will help you remember the main points of the lesson and act as a check that you have retained the essential knowledge and understanding of that particular section. The results can be seen instantaneously and you can correct wrong answers. When the result is satisfactory you can progress to the next module.

    Course Outcomes

    Once you have successfully completed all the modules for your course you will be awarded:

    A Diploma issued by Online Academies

WHAT OUR STUDENTS SAY
Cdkc
The best online course I have experienced

I was able to complete the course at my own pace at a time that met my needs. I would and have recommended the course to my friends and I have been able to tell them about my learning experience and how my confidence grew as I progressed through the course.

johnsa908
Confidence Booster
railsboft
Great that it can be completed in your own time
SarahJBailey
Fantastic, I'm on top of the world

I studied level 4 diploma child psychology, I completed the course in 7 weeks with fantastic support from my tutors. The course information was very informative and I was able to gain extra knowledge through links. I emailed tutors a few times, I had replies within the hour. My final assignment was marked within 3 days and I am over the moon with my result of distinction and feedback from tutor...

Caseycoughlan
The best boost for anyone

thoroughly enjoyed this course. There was no rush and I could take it at my own time. I am visually impaired and this has boosted my confidence immensely. I had no trouble with any of the modules. Mostly it was my not reading the question properly, so that is why I made the mistake I did. Thank you for the chance to prove myself as a person in my own right. When people know you have a disabilit...

wheatweek10
Great study, own pace, actionable feed/bk
Morse121
Professional and helpful - 100% would use again!
corndexter
Great experience friendly and helpful staff

Brilliant learning experience! The staff are incredibly quick to respond to queries! No matter how many questions you have they are more than happy to help. Usually replied within minutes! I did a foot health practitioner course diploma 4. The module is sometimes difficult to understand as it is written in technical terms but nothing that is too difficult to understand. I did the fast track cou...

susans35485
Excellent course and feedback

I have just completed a Reflexology Diploma Course and also took the exam on completion. The course itself was excellent and in particular I liked the test at the end of each lesson. It refreshes your memory of what you have been studying. The Anatomy and Physiology was the hardest part of the course but with plenty of studying it is achievable. The final exam which you pay for if you want to t...

bbSutton314
Great informative course
andreaweber
Very interesting course
kernelcapella
Excellent experience

I am totally satisfied with my courses. They give the flexibility of studying from home by pursuing a career at my own pace.

signsnazzy
Very clear and informative course

I was very pleased to undertake this course. It has motivated me to learn more about psychology. The assessments were at the right level and the final exam had useful feedback which I benefited from. The material throughout is presented clearly.

RiceFlatly
Fantastic and so well set out
unicornamoeba
Well worth the money!
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