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Security Strategy: Laws, Policies and Implementation


About This Course

Knowing how to build a cyber defence strategy, what legal tools require consideration, how policies can be written and embedded, are all vital ingredients to successful in-house cyber security practices.


  • Learners who have demonstrated some ability and possess qualifications at Level 3 or high school equivalent award
  • Should be at least 18 years old
  • Learning Outcome

  • Understand the concept of strategy, strategic management, planning and buy-in in relation to cyber security.
  • Understand how legislation, formal industry standards, training and accreditations support cyber security.
  • Understand how to implement Plan, Do, Check and Act security and risk management policies.
  • Understand the future legal and technical environment and the impact on cyber security planning and digital risk management.
  • Understand how to plan and design a security audit for a cyber network.
  • Frequently Asked Questions

    What is included in the cost of my programme?

  • All course material, including online modules and written assignments
  • Personal tutor support with online sessions
  • Dedicated student support
  • Access to an online community learning forum
  • Assignment marking and feedback
  • Am I eligible for this programme?

    You are eligible if you meet our stipulated entry requirements.

    Will there be an interview?

    There is no interview process. You will have to fill out a short application form to make sure you meet the criteria.