Essential Security Practices

This online security awareness training comprises 12 modules designed to introduce the essentials of security to those whose core role falls outside that of the typical security manager. The course is designed for anyone with an interest in learning more about security and the core principles within. You do not need to have an existing understanding of security; the 12 most common subject areas will be covered in the full course. You can choose to buy the individual modules, or the full course. Learning is at your own pace, so there are no deadline or course work to submit. Upon completion of the full course, you will receive a certificate to demonstrate your learning.

Course syllabus:

  1. Security risk measurement and management

  2. An introduction to security surveying

  3. Perimeter security

  4. Physical security of buildings

  5. Access management

  6. Security Lighting

  7. Video surveillance systems (CCTV)

  8. Procuring and managing security contracts

  9. Cyber security

  10. Protection against explosive devices

  11. Crisis management and business continuity

  12. Workplace investigations