Education & Training

PROTOTYPE PROGRAMME: Cybersecurity (ID 5.8)

Format: Online

Language: English

EQF level: 5

Instructor: Peter Berg Nielsen

Hours: 37

Host institution: Mercantec

Description of the course:

In this digitized day and age, many businesses rely heavily on their digital assets. Loss of such information, temporary or permanent, could prove catastrophic to business continuity and event severity depends heavily on employee “awareness”.


The purpose of this course is to provide participants with an introduction to key cybersecurity concepts, use this knowledge in analyzing and discussing publicized compromises and learn how to perform a basic threat analysis of valuable assets in order to mitigate the consequences of such events.


English reading skills adequate for reading technical standards on the subject.

Focused on:

  • Professionals working in the Defence and AeroSpace Industry.
  • As the main objective of this course is awareness, all employees with access to a Defence and AeroSpace organization’s ICT networks may attend.


22 /May/2023
08:00 – 15:15
Asset identification, prioritization, and protection
23 /May/2023
08:00 – 15:15
Threat agents and vectors
24 /May/2023
08:00 – 15:15
Common vulnerabilities and exposures (CVE).
25 /May/2023
08:00 – 15:15
Case studies of well-known compromises
26 /May/2023
08:00 – 15:15
Threat analysis and compromise mitigation

Learning outcomes:

  • Knowledge of threat agents, vectors and common vulnerability exploits
  • Knowledge of case studies of well-known compromises
  • Threat analysis and compromise mitigation
  • Applying cybersecurity frameworks
  • Handling standards and dissemination
  • Document troubleshooting as well as fixing minor errors

For any further needs for information, please contact instructor Peter Berg Nielsen here. 

IMPORTANT: This programme is EXCLUSIVE FOR partners of the ASSETs+ Consortium and members of our Network. If you want to become part of our ecosystem, you just have to fill out a 2 minute form here before signing up for the course below.