Cybersecurity Begins With Me

Date: 13 Feb 2023 | 9am-5.30pm | Online

Duration: 1 Day

Course Overview

The programme will equip participants with knowledge and skills on how to use information technology both in the workplace and at home safely and securely. Specifically, we will show how to establish a secure network connection and manage personal as well as corporate data appropriately.

This module is part of Professional Certificate in Emerging and Disruptive Technologies.

Learning Outcomes

After the end of the programme, the participants will be able to:
• Understand the principle of information security such as confidentiality, integrity, and availability.
• Understand the implications of legal and regulation such as Singapore Computer Misuse Act.
• Protect ourselves from unauthorised computer and device access, unauthorised information gathering, and fraud.
• Identify social engineering techniques including phone calls, phishing, and shoulder surfing.
• Identify different methods of identity theft such as information diving, skimming, and pretexting.
• Protect files, folders, drives safely and securely using strong passwords and encryption.
• Identify different types of malwares including Trojans, rootkits, ransomware, and backdoors.
• Be able to understand common network, wireless security types and use firewalls and hotspots securely.
• Understand communication security issues that can arise from using e-mail, social networks, IoTs and mobile devices.
• Backup, restore, and dispose data securely and safely.

Who Should Attend

Any employees who has access into corporate/company network.


Familiar with Internet access.

Course Convener

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eeeee Ang Leong Boon

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Course Fees

Singapore Citizens
39 years old or younger
40 years old or older
Singapore PRs
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs
International Participants

Total Nett Programme Fee Payable, Including GST, after additional funding from the various funding schemes

Participants must fulfill at least 75% attendance and pass all assessment components to be eligible for SSG funding.

NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to S$250 each year (or up to S$500 for NTUC members aged 40 years old and above) when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Please visit e2i’s website to find out more.

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Course Code:

Select Short Course / Modular Course -> Apply for Myself -> Browse Academic Modules / Short Courses-> Module/Course Category -> Short Courses -> Browse Courses-> Advanced Computing for Exe (Faculty/Department / Unit)

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Course Fee Breakdown


Singapore Citizens

Singapore Citizens

39 years old or younger

Singapore Citizen

40 years old or older
Singapore PRs
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs
International Participants

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