This certificate program will prepare you to recognize:
Why is cybersecurity important right now?
As clients and organizations shift to work-from-home technologies during the COVID-19 pandemic, the risks related to IT and cybersecurity breaches are heightened. Therefore, an effective cybersecurity risk management strategy is essential for business operations in the current environment and for future preparedness.
More than ever, organizations are under pressure to demonstrate that they are managing threats, and that they have effective processes and controls in place to prevent, detect, respond to, mitigate and recover from cybersecurity events. Cyberattacks can:
What is your role?
You must be able to speak intelligently on the subject internally and externally. Learn the terminology and key considerations related to cybersecurity to collaborate with others in your organization or client. Apply a security mindset to your daily work. Obtain an understanding of the potential risks and opportunities for your organization or client as they develop or evaluate their cybersecurity risk management program.
What do we offer?
This two-part certificate program will cover several cybersecurity topics to help you acquire these skills and gain an understanding of the importance and impact of cybersecurity risks on your organization or client, including an introduction to AICPA’s cybersecurity risk management reporting framework. This knowledge is indispensable in today’s global, digital landscape of persistent and increasing cybercrime, and now more than ever during the COVID-19 pandemic.
What can you do?
Advance your career with this certificate and earn CPE credit. After completing the course, you will receive a digital badge that can easily be shared with your professional network.
This two-part certificate is offered over two consecutive days.