Security awareness is a special kind of cyber security education. It’s designed to give staff the information they need to protect against cyber attacks. Common cyber attacks include:
Security awareness training should support your company’s specific goals and needs. In other words, training for one company may be different than training for another.
For example, companies in finance should receive custom training built for finance. And companies in healthcare should receive custom training built for healthcare. But in general, most security training programs include the basics like:
Sophisticated cyber criminals target companies with vulnerabilities. And the more prepared your staff is, the better off you are in the long run. This means your staff works in harmony with:
Plus, security awareness training comes in all different shapes and sizes. It’s easy to mold and customize an education program to match your staff and your needs. This can include courses, programs, or campaigns.
Every business needs a security awareness training program. And your program has to be tailored to your industry and workflows. But at the end of the day,
most programs will walk you through modules including:
Maximize security awareness
On-premises and remote teams
Engaging and easy to understand
Outline the importance of security training
Get executive buy-in
Initial baseline testing
Customized training centered around test results
Gauge where your staff is at currently
Optimize security awareness training
Customize your reporting experience
Get a full view of course results
Raise cyber security awareness
Highlight security hygiene practices
How to keep company data safe
If your staff only has a few minutes each day to train, Verticomm has a solution. We offer micro and nano learning options. This lets each member of your team learn at their own pace — a few minutes at a time.
✔️ Digestible training format
✔️ Complex concept breakdowns
✔️ Security awareness in bite-sized pieces
Since we know everyone learns differently, we offer a multi-faceted approach. We incorporate dynamic elements to help participants learn in a way that works best for them. Plus, it keeps the program engaging for everyone on your team.
From in-house IT experts to upper management, everyone approaches security differently. Verticomm’s security awareness training gets everyone on the same page. This way you can make better (and faster) decisions about cyber security.
Verticomm handles your training program from start to finish. This includes building, customizing, and supporting your campaign. Plus, we’ve got an entire team of friendly and knowledgeable experts who are here to help.
We work with businesses from all over the country for security training. This means we know the ins and outs of your industry. And we know how staff members think about security standards. We’re able to build an effective program that provides real value and keeps your business secure.