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IT Security Fundamentals for IT Practitioners (I218)


Type: Online
Duration: 02:00 hours
Status: Active

To do their jobs, information technology practitioners must be equipped with the information and resources they need to perform common IT security tasks. This online self-paced course offers an overview of information technology (IT) security policies, processes and procedures relevant to the role of IT practitioners in the federal public service. Participants will gain a foundational understanding of IT security that can be adapted to organizational contexts across the Government of Canada.

Topics include:

  • understanding the security responsibilities of IT practitioners
  • implementing and maintaining departmental IT security
  • planning IT security measures


This course was designed by the Cyber Centre Learning Hub at the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security.

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More about this course
  • Topics: Information technologies
  • Community: Functional specialists
  • Audience: Information technologies specialists
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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