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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

    The 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.

    You will cover the basics of IT and networking, and delve deeper into niche topics such as security and cyber security through this Career Programme. You will learn how to safeguard computer networks from cyber-attacks, prevent unauthorised access, and protect valuable organisational data.

    But that’s not all! You’ll receive some of the most in-demand certifications with the field of IT and Security. Plus, to top it off, you’ll receive full recruitment support to ensure you land the job you deserve in the exciting and rewarding field of IT.

    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 5 official CompTIA Courses
    • 5 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.

    We are an Accredited Training Organisation (ATO) for the UK’s most esteemed learning providers

    Our courses have been developed in collaboration with industry-leading experts and are created by ITonlinelearning for you, exclusively.

    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

      This will validate your expertise in data and network security, including hacker threats and attacks, identity protection, risk management, dealing with system vulnerabilities.

      CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+)

      Info & Overview

      In this course you will learn how to configure and use threat detection tools, perform data analysis and interpret the results in order to identify vulnerabilities, threats and risks to your organisation’s computer systems.

      Your Success is Assured

      Expert Career Consultants

      Our expert Career Consultants select qualifications that align perfectly with your aspirations by collaborating with you to identify your desired end-goal.

      Certified Tutors

      Our certified Tutors are there to assist you with course questions, exam queries, and revision so you have all the support you need to ace your exams.

      Study Coaches and Mentors

      Your Study Coach and Mentor is dedicated to guiding and supporting you throughout your journey by providing motivation, encouragement, and monitoring progress.

      Experienced Recruitment Advisors

      Your Recruitment Advisor will provide you with the tools you need to succeed, like an industry-oriented CV, Linkedin profile overhaul, and exclusive resources.

      Speak to a Career Consultant

      We care about your career success.

      Trying to determine the best course of action for your development journey can be a daunting process – but we’re here to help! Let us carry out an appraisal of your skills and goals to corroborate the best route for you.

      Meet your Team

      Who is this Career Programme for?

      This opportunity is open to professionals of all levels of experience.

      Whether you’re just starting out, looking to make a career change, or want to finally break into IT with your existing experience, this Career Programme is perfect – particularly if you:

      Love analysing and spotting problems or issues that may arise in the future

      Work well under pressure to complete tasks under strict deadlines

      Are excellent at collaborating within cross-functional teams.

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

      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

      Register

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

      STEP 4

      Qualify

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

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      Our TrustScore maintains a steady rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars for excellent service, but don’t take our word for it.

      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

      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.

      Cyber Security 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
      • The CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ comprises of roughly 35 to 45 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.