Cyber Security Boot Camp

Course Group: 
Cyber Security
Course Outline: 


This is a 101 IT cyber security short course designed to teach you about IT security issues, looking at the types of attacks that are happening at the moment, how they work and how to protect yourself and your organisation against them. 

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Duration: 5 Days

Delivery Mode: Classroom


Advertised: Canberra

In-house: Contact the  for more information and to arrange a quote. Recommended for groups of 10 or more.

What you will receive:

  • Comprehensive set of course notes.
  • UNSW Certificate of attendance/attainment.*
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.

Masters Credit: 72 hours (12 working days) of approved short course training (plus an assessment) can be credited as an unspecified elective on our Masters of Cyber Security / Cyber Security Operations.

*pending final results




This is an entry level course for potential cyber security professionals who are competent computer users and assumes no Cyber Security knowledge and basic skills in Windows.




Topics covered are:

  • Network Principles and Protocols
  • Cyber Security Principles
  • Security Technologies
  • Windows Security
  • Linux Security




UNSW Canberra Cyber is a focal point for the research of some 60 scholars from various faculties across UNSW who conduct research work on different aspects of cyber security. The Centre is based in Canberra at the Defence Force Academy that provides both advanced research as well as undergraduate and graduate education on cyber security. UNSW Canberra Cyber brings together the biggest concentration of research and tertiary education for the multi-disciplinary study of cyber security in any single university in the Southern hemisphere. A number of UNSW Canberra Cyber scholars, in areas ranging from information technology and engineering to law and politics, have significant international reputations for their work. 

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8 April 2019 - 12 April 2019
3 June 2019 - 7 June 2019