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Overview

Course Duration

2 years 6 months

Type of course

Work-Study

Campus where course is offered

ITE College East

Course Certification

Work-Study Diploma

Course Coverage

In today’s connected world, implementing effective cyber security measures is crucial as cyber-attacks are occurring at an alarming rate with the pervasiveness of the Internet and attackers becoming more innovative. 

This diploma course prepares you for a professional career in the Cyber Security sector. You will be equipped with the skills and knowledge to manage server and network security infrastructure, perform security assessment and testing, threat detection, incident response, as well as digital forensics operation in accordance with the compliance policy and procedure so as to build resilient defence against cyber-attacks for business.

Prerequisite:

Able to anticipate actions taken by black hat hackers, ability to work at speed and under pressure to make decision in real time, curious nature to seek new vulnerability in the system before they become weakness, and an eager learner to stay on top of continuous evolving cybersecurity landscape.

Job Role:

The job role of an Associate Cyber Security Engineer includes but not limited to manage server and network security infrastructure, perform security assessment and testing, threat detection, incident response, as well as digital forensics operation in accordance with the compliance policy and procedure so as to build resilient defence against cyber-attacks for business.

 

Some of our partners

SecureArk LLP  |  TOFFs Technologies Pte Ltd   |   Tindo Pte Ltd

Employers that wish to offer training places, please click here.

For general queries on the course, please e-mail Scott_K_S_Lim@ite.edu.sg or call 6590 2574.

What you'll learn

  • Manage network security
  • Manage security incident
  • Manage security operation
  • Manage system security
  • Perform cyber forensics procedure
  • Perform risk management and compliance
  • Perform security assessment
  • Perform security testing

 

Entry Requirements

Applicants must meet the following minimum entry requirements:

  1. ITE graduates from any one of the following courses:

    Nitec with GPA ≥ 2:

    • Infocomm Technology 

    Higher Nitec:

    • Business Information Systems
    • Cyber & Network Security
    • IT Systems & Networks

    OR

    In-service employees with:

    • Equivalent qualifications such as Workplace Literacy & Numeracy (WPLN) Level 5 and above
    • Relevant work experience
    • Strong employer endorsement
  2. Pass company screening and interview

Progression Opportunities

Graduates may be considered for admission to related full-time degree programmes in local universities, subject to meeting the admission requirements of the respective programmes.

Career Opportunities

On completion of this diploma programme, you can take up jobs as Associate Cyber Security Engineers.