Credit Hours: 1

Cybersecurity 101: An Introduction to Digital Security

The Cybersecurity 101: An Introduction to Digital Security course offers a high-level overview of cybersecurity, focusing on its critical aspects for electronic security professionals and beginners. It delves into key cybersecurity concepts, common cyber threats, and best practices for safeguarding systems. The course highlights the CIA Triad’s importance, the evolving nature of cyber threats, and the essential role of electronic security professionals in implementing robust cybersecurity measures. It stresses the need for continuous education and keeping pace with emerging technologies like AI, IoT security, and blockchain. Participants learn about multi-layered security strategies, regular system audits, secure configurations, and effective incident response plans. Overall, the course underscores the significance of cybersecurity in electronic security and the ongoing need for adaptation to the dynamic landscape of cyber threats.

Product Description / Course Objectives

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this course, the learner will:

  • Understand key cybersecurity concepts.
  • Identify common cyber threats and attacks.
  • Learn essential cybersecurity principles and best practices.
  • Recognize the importance of incident response and management.
  • Stay informed about emerging cybersecurity trends.


Credit Hours: 1


Approved for CEU Credit in:

Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Montana, Texas