Digital Course



CompTIA Cyber Security Technician Apprenticeship

BIT Training

CompTIA Cyber Security Technician ( Level 3)

Duration: 18 Months in Learning + 3 months EPA (21 months total)

Under our programme, apprentices will gain the relevant skills and knowledge to apply an understanding of cyber security to protect an organisation from cyber-attacks and unauthorised access to required standards.

You will gain the skills and qualifications you need to climb the ladder in a fast paced, ever-evolving and exciting industry.

Typical job roles include: Access Control Administrator, Cyber Security Administrator, Incident Response Technician, Junior Information Security Analyst, Junior Penetration Tester, Junior Security Analyst, Junior Security Operations Centre (soc) Analyst, Junior Threat and Risk Analyst. Cyber Security Technicians provide 1st line cyber security support, monitoring and detecting potential cyber security threats and escalating them as necessary. Typically working in a SOC (or similar) environment you will conduct specific cyber security tasks under supervision including patching software, implementing access control, configuring firewalls, SIEM and protection tools. They will proactively support the organisation by delivering the security culture of an organisation, educating end users about Cyber threats.

During the Programme, the Learner will Complete
TECHNICAL DELIVERY • APMG – Information Security Analyst Foundation • CompTIA Network+ • CompTIA Security+ • 2-day Wargames Activity • Try Hack Me Academy (BIT Training CST L3 Pathway) • A comprehensive portfolio of evidence showing their Knowledge, Skills and Competency as a Cyber Security Technician

Learning Commitment
• 1 half day training at the start of each module plus monthly support sessions from their tutor • 1-2 days self-study each month planning, completing and evidencing portfolio evidence projects

INDUSTRY CERTIFICATIONS • 2 training days per month • Self-study through CompTIA’s CertMaster Learn platform • Free exam voucher for all CompTIA exams

FUNCTIONAL SKILLS • Maths Level 2* • English Level 2* *Proof of GCSE grade C/4 or above or equivalent qualifications will proxy apprentices from sitting functional skills.
Subject area(s)
Course level
Level 3
Course format
Face-to-Face or online (tutor-led)