Cyber Security Level 4

24 months

Level 4

ITEC Campus

Course Overview

Protect your organisation from cyber-attacks. With the world moving to more online activity there are increasing numbers of businesses falling victim to data breaches and cyber attacks. This apprenticeship will give you the skills to prevent these from happening whilst staying compliant with current legislation.

Be responsible for designing and implementing secure networks and systems to build the backbone of any business IT infrastructure.

Entry Requirements

All entry requirements are set by the employer for each vacancy. Typically employers will as for 5 GCSEs, including Maths and English and A-Levels or a relevant Level 3 qualification.*You will have to take part in an initial assessment to determine your start point.

What will I study?

  • How to build a security caseĀ 
  • Cyber security concepts applied to IT infrastructure
  • How to undertake security risk assessments
  • Threat trends
  • cyber defence
  • Relevant laws and ethics


  • Introduction to Cyber Security
  • Legislation and Ethics
  • Attack Vectors
  • Attack Methods
  • Secure Network Design and Deployment
  • Secure Software Deployment
  • Testing, Monitoring and Risk Mitigation of Deployed Solutions
  • Cyptography
  • Threat Analysis and Intelligence Gathering

Why study with us?

Leading Apprenticeship provider in the Digital and Technology Sector.

Be taught by industry professionals, including Cyber Security experts.

Thousands of students have successfully achieved the skills and qualifications needed to progress with their career.

Many of our employers have generations of apprentices with many working their way up to managers and directors!

You can complete additional professional qualifications with us as we have academy status with Microsoft, CompTIA and many more.

What could I do next?

Secure full-time employment in roles such as:

  • Cyber Operations Manager
  • Security Architect
  • Security Analyst
  • Forensics and Incident Response Analyst.

What is an apprenticeship?

An apprenticeship combines practical work experience and professional training, allowing students to achieve formal qualifications whilst being paid a wage.

Apply online

Apply online for one of our apprenticeship routes and then we will be in touch when we have any suitable vacancies.


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