Strengthening Cyber Security Awareness in Critical National Infrastructure

Strengthening Cyber Security Awareness in Critical National Infrastructure

Intqual-pro, a leader in the provision of training for intelligence, investigative and security professionals, is committed to enhancing cyber security awareness within Critical National Infrastructure (CNI) sectors through its flagship Cyber Stars CNI course.

In an era where cyber threats are increasingly sophisticated and pervasive, Intqual-pro’s Cyber Stars CNI course serves as a key tool in safeguarding essential services from potential cyber-attacks through relevant cyber security awareness training.

The Cyber Stars CNI course, designed specifically for organisations operating within Critical National Infrastructure sectors, offers a comprehensive training solution aimed at fostering a robust cyber security awareness culture. The course content, tailored to address the unique challenges faced by CNI sectors, equips learners with the knowledge and skills necessary to identify, respond to, and mitigate cyber threats effectively.

Two programmes now available

Cyber Stars CNI is the first education and awareness programme with an official qualification in cyber security awareness for those working within Critical National Infrastructure. Two programmes are now available, delivered by experienced cyber CNI experts and practitioners at both Awareness and Advanced levels.

Cyber Stars CNI – Foundation Level

This one-day programme covers the basics of cyber security awareness within Critical National Infrastructure. Key learning content include:

  • Threat Groups
  • Vulnerabilities
  • OT Cyber Risk Assessment
  • Social Engineering
  • Network Attacks
  • Compliance and Regulatory Frameworks

Cyber Stars OT – Advanced Level

The Advanced Level course is a three-day programme which is specific to organisational needs. In addition to key learning content included within the Foundation Level course, additional content includes:

  • Resources
  • Threat Intelligence
  • Network Segregation
  • Incident Response
  • Optimising OT Networks
  • Applications

Unlike traditional training, Cyber Stars CNI aims to drive cyber security awareness through real-world examples that encourage learning within a relevant and specific context. The impact of this course is evident in the success and positive feedback received from participants. Recent learner comments include:

“The trainer is extremely knowledgeable. Delivery was excellent and the trainer made each subject very interesting with lots of real-world examples.”

“Excellent. Real life experience and knowledge – historic, current, and future.”

“I was fully engaged from start to finish – so much context, facts and relevance.”

These testimonials underscore the tangible impact that the Cyber Stars CNI course has had on improving the cyber resilience of Critical National Infrastructure sectors. By empowering individuals with the necessary skills and knowledge, Intqual-pro is proud to be contributing to the security of essential services.

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