*New* Incident Response Management Foundation Training Course

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Incident Response Management Foundation Training Course
Attend this course and learn how to:


  • Identify critical information assets;
  • Identify and evaluate existing security controls;
  • Identify and distinguish between vulnerabilities, risks and threats;
  • Perform a business impact analysis;
  • Plan and design an incident response management programme;
  • Develop an incident response team;
  • Devise incident response testing scenarios; and
  • Establish a framework for continual improvement.

At the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Understand key definitions and legal requirements that underpin incident response.
  • Identify the components of the cyber kill chain, recognise common cyber threats and understand common threat actors.
  • Define the structure, role and responsibilities of the incident response team.
  • Comprehend the seven stages of incident response.
  • Propose the steps to formulate and test an incident response plan and define the scope of a business impact analysis.
  • Apply incident response techniques to common risk scenarios.
  • Know the role of cyber resilience in supporting incident response management.
  • Manage communications and reporting requirements under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Directive on security of network and information systems (NIS Directive).

Target audience

  • Managers who are already involved in incident management with either an information security or data protection background.
  • Individuals with little experience who are keen to enter the field or broaden their knowledge of incident management with a professional qualification, such as:
  • Business managers
  • Compliance managers
  • IT managers
  • Helpdesk managers
  • Quality managers
  • Project managers
  • Risk managers
  • Information security managers
  • ISO 27001 lead auditors
  • IT and other staff, including HR, legal and business users
  • PCI QSAs

Duration: 1 Day

Cost: £495 + VAT

Incident Response Management Foundation Training Scotland, Inverness, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen and onsite courses throughout Scotland


Start date Location / delivery
No fixed date Glasgow, Aberdeen, Inverness, Edinburgh

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