Cyber Security Technologist Apprenticeship

Your leading Cyber Security Technologist training provider 

Digital Technology has changed businesses forever, and it’s imperative that you stay in the loop. NowSkills trains the next generation of IT professionals that are waiting to help you grow your Digital team. Get ahead of the rest in 2019 with your own Cyber Security Technologist Apprentice.  

Why NowSkills is your preferred partner for Cyber Security Technologist

Delivering quality Digital Apprenticeships since 2015

94% success rate with our Digital Apprentices (July 17 – Aug 18)

17 days average to fill new Digital Apprentice vacancies

We receive over 300 digital Apprentice applications each month

Supportive and Experienced Digital Apprenticeship tutors

Off the job training includes classroom and online learning

We have a direct ESFA Government contract to deliver our own funded and Levy Apprenticeships

We don’t resell anyone else’s Digital Apprenticeships

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How the Cyber Security Technologist Apprenticeship is funded…
Employer size or payroll Apprentice age at enrolment  Employer Contribution costs  ESFA Funded Training costs  £1000 Additional Payment from ESFA 
Levy employer 16, 17 or 18 100% 0% Yes
Levy employer 19+ 100% 0% No
<50 employees and <£3m payroll 16, 17 or 18 0% 100% Yes
<50 employees and <£3m payroll 19+ 10% 90% No
>50 employees and non levy payers 16, 17 or 18 10% 90% Yes
>50 employees and non levy payers 19+ 10% 90% No


*Unsure about the Cyber Security Technologist Apprenticeship funding and understanding whether you’re a Levy paying company or not? Get in contact with us or read more here.

Who can enrol on the Cyber Security Technologist Apprenticeship?

Essentially, anyone can enrol on the Cyber Security Technologist Apprenticeship as long as they have a C or above, or equivalent, in their English and Maths GCSE. If you’re an employer looking to enrol an existing member of your team onto the Cyber Security Technologist Apprenticeship then send us a callback request here and we’ll be in contact as soon as possible.

What a Cyber Security Technologist Apprentice will do for your business

Having a Cyber Security Technologist Apprentice as part of your Digital team will benefit your business in many ways. Here are just a few ways in which a Cyber Security Technologist Apprentice can help grow your business:

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Discover (through a mix of research and also practical exploration) vulnerabilities in a system

Analyse and evaluate security threats and also hazards to a system or service or processes.

Be aware of and demonstrate the use of relevant external sources of threat intelligence or advice (e.g. CERT UK).

Also, Combine different sources to create an enriched view.

Research and investigate some common attack techniques and recommend how to defend against them. Be aware of and also demonstrate the use of relevant external sources of vulnerabilities (e.g. OWASP)

Undertake a security risk assessment for a simple system without direct supervision and also propose basic remediation advice in the context of the employer.

Also, Develop a simple security case without supervision. (A security case should describe the security objectives, threats, and also for every identified attack technique identify mitigation or security controls that could include technical, implementation, policy or process)

Developing and also using a security case

Also, Source and analyse a security case (e.g. a Common Criteria Protection Profile for a security component) and describe what threats, vulnerability or risks are mitigated and identify any residual areas of concern.

If you want to grow your team with a Cyber Security Technologist Apprentice then please get in touch today

Typical Job Roles for a Cyber Security Technologist Apprentice:

Cyber Operations Manager, Security Architect, Penetration Tester, Security Analyst, Risk Analyst, Intelligence Researcher, Security Sales Engineer, Cyber Security Specialist, Information Security Analyst, Governance & Compliance Analyst, Information Security Assurance & Threat Analyst, Forensics & Incident Response Analyst, Security Engineer, Information Security Auditor, Security Administrator, Information Security Officer.

Entry Requirements:

Individual employers will set the selection criteria, but this is likely to include‘A’ levels, a level 3 apprenticeship or other relevant qualifications and also experience.Technical Competencies: the Cyber Security Technologist Apprentice will be able to undertake the following responsibilities in line with organisational procedures and also where appropriate under supervision.

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