Cyber Security Career Programme

  • For adaptable, curious, and problem-solving professionals
  • Prepare to become the ideal candidate for a rewarding career in IT and Cyber Security
  • Join millions of professionals certified by CompTIA and attain leading global and UK certifications
  • Guarantee your success and enjoy support from expert Tutors, Study Coaches, and Recruitment Advisors
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    Cyber Security Career Programme

    Imagine yourself as the ultimate protector of an organisation’s valuable data, computer systems, and networks: you have the power to identify vulnerabilities in systems and develop effective strategies to prevent potential security breaches.

    With this qualification, you will learn about basic IT hardware and software, troubleshooting, and customer support skills. You will also gain knowledge in designing, configuring, and managing wired and wireless networks. Additionally, the focus on essential cybersecurity principles and practices will teach you how to identify and mitigate security risks, implement security infrastructure, and understand policies and laws related to IT security.

    Our career program is centered on the prestigious CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist (CSIS) stackable certification. Upon successful completion of this program, participants will earn an accredited specialist-level CompTIA qualification. This certification not only signifies a high level of expertise in IT operations but also enhances your desirability in the competitive job market, opening doors to numerous career opportunities.

    Why you should join us

    • Your job and money-back guarantee make sure you get the results you deserve from your career journey – because we’re sincerely committed to seeing you succeed
    • Your official certification means that your experience is validated through industry-recognised material and highly valued in the UK (and the world!)
    • Stay motivated and manage your time effectively through regular one-to-one follow-ups with your certified Tutor and Study Coach
    • You have 24/7 access to your online courses, so you can study at your own pace and save on travel costs
    • Your Student Community Forums give you the opportunity to share questions, ideas, and knowledge with other professionals studying these certification
    • Your CV and LinkedIn profile will receive complete makeovers from your Recruitment Advisor to make sure you maximise your chances of securing rewarding opportunities
    • Career and recruitment support gives you advice on how to secure and succeed in job interviews, including mock interviews and exclusive interview preparation tailored toward your prospective company and role
    • Your expert Career Consultant will help you choose the right route, and combine it with strategic guidance to make sure you achieve success in your career
    • 1 year access to TOTUM Pro Membership

    Avoid the negative effects of making the wrong decision about your development journey; have an open Q&A with an expert. 

    What’s included?

    From the moment you register with us, you will have the guidance and advice you need to successfully qualify and find work in your new career. Your package includes:

    • A consultation with a Career Consultant to corroborate your course choice
    • Unlimited, 12-month access to 3 official CompTIA Courses
    • 3 official CompTIA Exams
    • CompTIA CertMaster Labs allow you to gain practical experience on live equipment using a cutting-edge lab environment
    • Certified Tutor to provide support with course questions and study habits
    • Access to a full Support Team for assistance with examination, notes, and study queries
    • A collection of revision questions and quizzes
    • Extensive examination support
    • Recruitment support from our specialist Recruitment Team
    • A professional, industry-oriented CV rewrite
    • A LinkedIn profile overhaul to maximise networking opportunities
    • Refined interview and job-seeking support
    • A job/money-back guarantee to protect your return on investment

    Certification details

    The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA)
    As the leading provider of vendor-neutral IT certifications, the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) is the go-to for individuals looking to enhance their skills and take their career to the next level. With a range of certifications covering everything from cyber security and cloud computing to networking, CompTIA has something for everyone! With over 2.5 million certifications awarded to date, you can trust that you’re in good hands with CompTIA.

    But CompTIA is more than just certifications – they’re a community of experts and professionals, passionate about advancing IT and promoting excellence. That’s why they offer a range of resources and support for their members, including training and development opportunities, networking events, and research and policy work.

    In The Past 12 Months…


    of our graduates become Junior Technician, IT Administrator, or IT Consultant 


    of our graduates become Service Desk Analysts or First Line Support Technicians 


    of our graduates are Technical or Support Engineers


    of our graduates are in IT Management and Cyber Security

    Cyber Security Career Programme

    What You Will Learn

    Your package includes the following courses, all of which are the gold standard for their respective areas of expertise.

      CompTIA A+ Core 1

      Info & Overview

      This course focuses on a wide array of valuable subjects, such as mobile devices, networking, hardware, virtualisation and cloud computing, and hardware & network troubleshooting.

      CompTIA A+ Core 2

      Info & Overview

      This course focuses on a wide array of valuable subjects, such as operating systems, security, software troubleshooting, and operational procedures.

      CompTIA Network+

      Info & Overview

      Here you will expand on not only how to design networks, but also how to configure, manage and troubleshoot them and the software and hardware that go along with networking.

      CompTIA Security+

      Info & Overview

      You’ll learn about a wide range of cybersecurity principles and practices. The course covers essential topics like network security, compliance and operational security, threats and vulnerabilities, application, data, and host security, access control and identity management, and cryptography.

      The Key to Your Success

      Your Expert Career Consultant has received extensive training in the solutions we offer, and they understand that making the wrong choice can have a negative impact on your career, and overall well-being. They’re here to: 

      • Get to know you, your goals, and your experience 
      • Help you through the best options for you
      • Make sure you choose the right path: financially, psychologically, and professionally. 

      Projecting Your Salary

      We want to help you achieve the best outcome in your studies so that you can flourish in your selected development pathway.

      £40.2K /

      per year

      Security Administrator

      £50.6K /

      per year

      Cybersecurity Analyst

      £62.2K /

      per year

      Cybersecurity Manager

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      Our TrustScore maintains a steady rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars for excellent service, but don’t take our word for it.

      Your Study Journey with ITonlinelearning

      We make your learning experience personal to you
      but holistically, you can expect the following pathway.

      STEP 1

      Consult with an Expert

      Your Career Consultant will help you decide which route is best for you based on your skills and experience

      STEP 3

      Start Your Journey

      Access your courses & community forums, and connect with your Tutors, Support Administrators, and Study Coaches

      STEP 5

      Secure Your Job

      Your Recruitment Advisor will add your new qualifications to your CV and provide you with support to secure your ideal role in IT

      STEP 2


      Secure your place within the study programme by finalising the details of your qualification and support requirements

      STEP 4


      Once you have completed the prerequisite qualifications, you are certified in your field – congratulations!

      There are currently 9,328 Cyber Security jobs in the UK.
      Source: Adzuna

      Why Choose ITonlinelearning?

      Customer-Approved Service since 2007

      You will benefit from our perfected learning & development formula by enjoying support that forms the crux of our values and mission. Our TrustScore of 4.9 has remained consistent with thousands of 5-star reviews, so we’re happy to report that our customers agree.

      An Endorsed Qualification & Reputation

      When we say accredited, we mean that official experts from our licensed organisations have evaluated and approved our training material to ensure it meets their refined standards. These qualifications thus make you a credible and reliable professional.

      Tailored Advice & Consulting

      There is no one-size-fits-all approach to achieving personal and professional goals. You deserve career consulting and employability advice tailored toward your specific skills, experience, and aspirations – luckily, this is our forte.

      Full Student Success Team

      To drive your success forward to the finishing line of your goals, our team comprises of professionals available at the press of a button to provide clarity on questions you have regarding your exam booking and preparation, portal and logins, assignments, as well as quizzes. You can also access one-to-one Tutor and Mentor Support so that your queries can be resolved swiftly and comprehensively. Our Tutors are experienced and certified in their fields, too!

      Bolster Your Income Potential & Job Security

      Your certification will provide you with a significant competitive advantage by validating your skills and knowledge – with that, you can either contribute toward your current company or grow in another one.

      Finance that suits your lifestyle

      You shouldn’t have to sacrifice your lifestyle in order to advance your skills. With your development at the forefront of our mission, we have personalised financing options so that you can live comfortably whilst investing in your future.

      CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist (CSIS) Career Programme Frequently Asked Questions

      You have questions, and we have all the answers

      We ensure you secure a new job opportunity within 12 months of completing your last qualification, however, most students secure a role within 4 months (on average) of passing their last exam.

      • The CompTIA A+ comprises of roughly 25 to 35 hours of content per Core (Core 1 and Core 2) including time to work through your LiveLabs, and complete quizzes or tests to prepare for your exam
      • The CompTIA Network+ comprises of roughly 30 to 40 hours including time to work through your LiveLabs, and complete quizzes or tests to prepare for your exam
      • The CompTIA Security+ comprises of roughly 30 to 40 hours including time to work through your LiveLabs, and complete quizzes or tests to prepare for your exam

      As an IT Security Specialist, you would be responsible for ensuring the safety and security of an organisation’s computer systems, networks, and data. You would use various tools and techniques to identify vulnerabilities in the system, and develop strategies to prevent and respond to potential security breaches. IT Security Specialists play a critical role in protecting sensitive information from cyber attacks and ensuring compliance with industry regulations. In addition to technical skills, IT Security Specialists need to have excellent communication skills to effectively communicate the importance of security measures and risks to non-technical stakeholders. The role of an IT Security Specialist is highly valued and in-demand, with the increasing threat of cyber attacks and data breaches in today’s digital landscape.