ICTTF Certified Cyber Risk Officer

Course level : ICA Advanced Certificates

Start date: 20 March 2023

We have partnered with the International Cyber Threat Task Force (ICTTF) to offer this new introductory cyber security qualification providing a uniquely comprehensive awareness of Cyber Security Risk Management as a Cyber Risk Officer:

  • Understand the cyber threat landscape
  • Gain the knowledge, skills and confidence you require to protect the digital assets of your organisation
  • Support the efforts of or lead the implementation of a cyber risk framework
  • Learn with real-life cases studies
  • Write assignments focused around practical scenarios and involve applying knowledge and communicating key messages with a senior business audience

Please note:

As this is course is delivered by our partner ICTTF, enrolments and payments are made through their website. To enrol, visit the Course dates and prices section and follow the ‘Enrol with ICTTF link’.


This course is suitable for any key cyber security risk management stakeholder including first and second line managers who need to understand the threat so they can take practical action to mitigate the risk.

  • C-Suite
  • Head of IT/Security
  • Compliance Managers
  • Cyber Security/Risk/Compliance Teams
  • Legal
  • Procurement
  • Head of Business Units
  • Technology Leaders / Project Managers
  • Management Professionals /Team Leaders
  • Digital Consultants

The syllabus assumes a non-technical student and covers a range of topics from identification of cyber risks through to risk management options:

  • Understanding cyber risks and a little technology
  • Cyber strategy – the business case
  • Cyber risk quantification and metrics
  • Cyber leadership and culture
  • Cyber risk and the law
  • Cyber resilience and incident management
  • Third party cyber risk – vendors and remote workers
  • Putting it together: developing a cyber risk strategy

This course is delivered by ICTTF who provide all course materials and student communications.

  • Online course delivered over 8 weeks (or purchase each module individually and study in your own time and at your own pace)
  • Pre-course orientation module to ensure understanding of key milestones and how assessments are calculated
  • Online training material includes interactive media such as videos, infographics and activities
  • Collaborative learning through discussion forums
  • Continuous assessment throughout the course

Certification lasts for three years from the date awarded. From June 2023 a recertification exam will be available online at www.icttf.org. There will be a fee of €500 for the recertification exam or any resits required.

Download the course brochure here.

The fees are listed in Euros and are payable by credit card to ICTTF as a one-off payment. Instalment payment plans and standard ICA member discounts are not available for this course.

Whole course fees: €1755 (inclusive of VAT) (still representing a 10% discount on the ICTTF standard fee)
Individual module fees: €399 (inclusive of VAT). If you wish to purchase individual modules, please scroll up to the ‘course format’ section for the links to purchase.

If you wish to recertify after three years, there will be an additional cost of €500 (+VAT) for the recertification exam or any resits required.


Enrol now for the "ICTTF Certified Cyber Risk Officer" course starting in September 21 and get certified as a Ransomware Uncovered Specialist in only 7 days with this exclusive offer.

ICTTF Certified Cyber Risk Officer + ICTTF Ransomware Uncovered for €1950 (Saving €87).

Enrol now

Course dates and prices

Where are you based?

Fees are subject to local taxes where appropriate and will be shown on your checkout page.

Download factfile

Expert support

View all

Paul C Dwyer

President of the ICTTF International Cyber Threat Task Force

Read more