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ICTTF Certified Cyber Risk Officer

Course level : Level 4 - Intermediate

Please note that this course is not mapped in accordance with the levels set within the Framework for Higher Education Qualifications (FHEQ) in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

The next course begins in June 2021. 

We have partnered with the International Cyber Threat Task Force (ICTTF) to offer this programme providing a uniquely comprehensive understanding of cyber risk management.

  • Demystify a subject that is integral to your risk management approach with learning that cuts through the jargon
  • Enhance your confidence and capabilities in a world often dominated by IT or third-party consultants
  • Gain the knowledge to build, implement or support a cyber risk management framework for your organisation
  • Become a ‘Certified Cyber Risk Officer’ in just 8 weeks with a jointly awarded certification from the ICTTF and ICA

Please note:

As this is course is delivered by our partner ICTTF, enrolments and payments are made through their website. 


This course is suitable for any key cyber 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.

You can register and pay for each module separately below, or if you’d like to register for the entire course scroll down to the ‘course dates and prices section’:

  • Module 1
    Understanding cyber risks and a little technology
  • Module 2
    Cyber strategy – the business case
  • Module 3
    CRQ – cyber risk quantification and metrics
  • Module 4
    Cyber leadership and culture
  • Module 5
    Cyber risk and the law
  • Module 6
    Cyber resilience and incident management
  • Module 7
    Third party cyber risk – vendors and remote workers
  • Module 8
    Putting it together – develop a cyber risk strategy

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.


Course dates and prices

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Paul C Dwyer

President of the ICTTF International Cyber Threat Task Force

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Help and support

Alternatively contact us on: +44(0)121 362 7534 / icainfo@int-comp.org (Course information) or +44(0)121 362 7533 / learningsupport@int-comp.org (Enrolled learners)