ICTTF Certified Cyber Risk Specialist

Course level : ICA Certificates

We have partnered with the International Cyber Threat Task Force (ICTTF) to offer this introductory cyber security specialist course 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 and get the knowledge and skills to develop strategies and implement a cyber risk framework for your organisation
  • Become a ‘Certified Cyber Risk Specialist’ in 90 days with a jointly awarded certification from the ICTTF and ICA

"This is truly an excellent course. The content is well planned and executed, with continuous reinforcement of important themes and teaching methods. The tutor’s knowledge and experience are invaluable. The interaction with other students proved valuable on aspects of the course and in the broader cyber risk landscape" - Audrey Barrett

If you're interested in a cyber security career and want to know more about the skills and qualifications needed, visit our Cyber Risk Training Courses & Qualifications.

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 cyber security specialist 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 cyber 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.

Standard fee: €720 (+VAT) (representing a 10% discount on the ICTTF standard fee).

Please note that as this is an ICTTF course, the ICA Professional Member and Fellow course discounts do not apply.

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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Paul C Dwyer

President of the ICTTF International Cyber Threat Task Force

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