Courses

Cybersecurity Awareness

Cost: £5.00+VAT

Welcome to our Cybersecurity Awareness online training. Upon completion, you will receive a certificate of completion. The course duration is approximately 1 hour and will earn you 1 CPD point. You have 6 months from the date of purchase to finish this training.

This module covers various topics related to Cybersecurity Awareness online training module:


1. Introduction to Cybersecurity: This section would provide an overview of cybersecurity, its importance in healthcare, and the potential risks and threats faced by healthcare organizations.
2. Data Protection and Privacy: This module would focus on the importance of protecting patient data and personal information. It would cover topics such as data privacy laws, confidentiality, and the consequences of data breaches.
3. Phishing and Social Engineering: This section would educate healthcare workers about common techniques used by cybercriminals, such as phishing emails and social engineering scams. It would provide guidance on how to identify and avoid these types of attacks.
4. Password Security: This module would emphasize the importance of strong and unique passwords. It would cover best practices for creating secure passwords, using password managers, and the importance of regularly updating passwords.
5. Secure Remote Access: With the increasing use of remote work in healthcare, this section would provide guidance on securely accessing healthcare systems and data from remote locations. It would cover topics such as secure VPN usage, multi-factor authentication, and secure Wi-Fi connections.
6. Mobile Device Security: This module would focus on the security risks associated with using mobile devices in healthcare settings. It would cover topics such as device encryption, secure app usage, and the importance of regularly updating mobile operating systems.
7. Incident Reporting and Response: This section would educate healthcare workers on the importance of promptly reporting any cybersecurity incidents or suspicious activities. It would cover the steps to take in the event of a breach or incident, including who to contact and how to preserve evidence.
8. Security Best Practices: This module would provide healthcare workers with practical tips and best practices to enhance cybersecurity in their day-to-day activities. It would cover topics such as avoiding unauthorized software installations, securely disposing of sensitive information, and being cautious when downloading files or clicking on links.

The learning outcomes are.

1. Understanding the importance of cybersecurity in healthcare and the potential risks and threats faced by healthcare organizations.
2. Knowledge of data protection laws and regulations specific to the UK healthcare sector.
3. Ability to identify and mitigate common cybersecurity threats, such as phishing emails and social engineering scams.
4. Understanding the significance of strong and unique passwords and the ability to create and manage secure passwords.
5. Knowledge of secure remote access practices, including the use of VPNs and multi-factor authentication.
6. Understanding the security risks associated with mobile devices in healthcare settings and the ability to implement appropriate security measures.
7. Awareness of incident reporting and response procedures in the event of a cybersecurity incident or breach.
8. Familiarity with security best practices for day-to-day activities, such as avoiding unauthorized software installations and securely disposing of sensitive information.
9. Awareness of the importance of ongoing cybersecurity awareness and the ability to seek out further training and resources to stay up-to-date with the latest threats.

We hope you find this module informative and beneficial for your professional development in Cybersecurity Awareness online training module.

If you need more information about this course, please contact Train Healthcare directly at 0208 3266 704 or email contact@trainhealthcare.com.
Please note that refunds are not available for online training purchases.

Nursing and Midwife Council's (CPD Points).

Requirements:
It is necessary to complete 35 hours (35 Nursing CPD Points) of relevant CPD within the three-year period since your last registration renewal or since joining the register.
Of these 35 hours (35 Nursing CPD Points), a minimum of 20 hours (20 Nursing CPD Points), should be dedicated to participatory learning, which involves engaging in activities that facilitate interaction with other professionals.