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The DIFC Academy and Cisco Networking Academy proudly brings you the Introduction to Cybersecurity online course.


Explore the exciting field of cybersecurity and why cybersecurity is a future-proof career.

With Billions of Devices Now Online, New Threats Pop-up Every Second

Today’s interconnected world makes everyone more susceptible to cyber-attacks. Whether you’re attracted to the relativity new world of cybersecurity as a professional, or just interested in protecting yourself online and in social media, this introductory course is the answer. It explores cyber trends, threats—along with the broader topic of cybersecurity in a way that will matter to YOU. For instance, you’ll learn how to protect your personal privacy online while gaining additional insight on the challenges companies, and governmental and educational institutions face today. No prerequisites required.

You'll Learn These Core Skills:

  • Learn what cybersecurity is and its potential impact to you.
  • Understand the most common threats, attacks and vulnerabilities.
  • Gain insights for how businesses protect their operations from attacks.
  • Find the latest job trends and why cybersecurity continues to grow.



This introductory course takes you inside the world of cybersecurity. You will learn cybersecurity basics to protect your personal digital life and gain insights into the biggest security challenges companies, governments, and educational institutions face today. Cybersecurity professionals who can protect and defend an organization’s network are in high demand.


Access Duration: Feb to Dec 2024

Cost: Free*

Level: Beginning

Learning Type: Online self-paced

Achievements: Badge


Register your interest to join here.


For more information or to request for an assistance, please  contact [email protected].

Introduction to Cybersecurity
Feb 11, 2024 1:00 AM -To- Dec 31, 2024 5:00 PM

Introduction to Cybersecurity

In association with Cisco Networking Academy

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