NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Cyber Security

Qualification reference: 603/5853/1

Level: NCFE CACHE Level 2

  • Learn techniques and security checks needed to store data securely.
  • Be awarded the NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Cyber Security * – a nationally recognised qualification, regulated by Ofqual in England
  • Available to study online via the eAssessorPro platform

You can study this course from the comfort of your own home; in your own time and at your own pace; with helpful support and encouragement.

Course overview

In this course, you will learn techniques and security checks essential for securely storing data. This online course serves as a crucial starting point for anyone interested in learning more about cybersecurity.

There are no specific entry requirements for the qualification, however a Level 1 or Level 2 in IT would be advantageous.


Unit Breakdown

  • Introduction to Cyber Security (L/618/1181)
  • Understand Terminology Used in Cyber Security (R/618/1182)
  • Understand Legal and Ethical Aspects of Cyber Security (Y/618/1183)
  • Understand Common Threats to Cyber Security (D/618/1184)
  • Understand Methods of Maintaining Cyber Security (H/618/1185)
  • Working With Others in Cyber Security (K/618/1186)

Practical training

No practical training is required to complete this course.

*NCFE registration fee applies – See Level and Qualifications