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ICTTF Certified Cyber Risk Specialist

Course level : Introductory

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

  • Get to grips with core cyber security issues and boost your understanding while cutting through the jargon
  • Enhance your confidence and capabilities in an area often dominated by IT
  • Become a ‘Certified Cyber Risk Specialist’ in 90 days with a jointly awarded certification from the ICTTF and ICA

Register before 20 August 2020 and get a 20% early bird discount. 


This course is suitable for anyone wishing to gain a comprehensive understanding of core cyber risk issues and assumes no prior technical knowledge.

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 with 90 days access to all training material and exams
  • Training material comprises of rich interactive media such as videos, infographics and course notes
  • Opportunities for collaborative learning and networking via discussion forums
  • 8 modules with an online exam at the end of each module. The pass score for each module is 80% and you have to obtain an average score of 80% or higher across all modules to be successfully certified
  • You can re-sit each of the module exams three times if required during you 90 day access

Certification lasts for three years from the date awarded. From June 2023 a recertification exam will be available online at www.icttf.org.

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

Early bird fee (register before 20 August 2020): €640 (+VAT)
Standard fee: €720 (+VAT). This still represents a 10% discount on the ICTTF standard fee

There will be a fee for the recertification exam or any resits required.  

Further discounts for group bookings are available, please get in touch at clientservices@int-comp.org

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President of the ICTTF International Cyber Threat Task Force

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