Lead Training Services

Award in Information & Cyber Security Practitioner

MQF Level 5 CPD Award
Starting Date To Be Announced

Many organisations need to improve the general level of awareness in the information Security field so as to be prepared for any upcoming malicious incident originating both from an insider as well as well as from the cyber-world.

Course Description

This course will offer a great opportunity for individuals and organisations to invest in the awareness on various cyber-criminal and cyber-terrorism techniques and trends being practiced in today’s world.  On the other hand, individuals who undertake this course will enhance their chances to find career opportunities by showing knowledge and capabilities to contribute to the information security awareness of the organisation and the respective team which they will eventually form part of.

This continual professional development (CPD) Award is ideal for:

  • C-Level, Senior and Middle Managers
  • Law Enforcement Officers
  • Information Security Professionals
  • Compliance Officers
  • Accountants, Internal and External Auditors
  • Members of Audit/IT Security Committees


This course is split into 12 evening sessions (17:30 – 20:45).

Accreditation and MQF level

NCFHE Logo - Lead Training Services MaltaA CPD Award accredited with 6 ECTS credits (MQF Level 5) by the Malta Further & Higher Education Authority (MFHEA) in Counter Cybercrime and Terrorism will be presented to delegates who successfully attend all modules and obtain a minimum pass in a final 3 hour written examination (70% of aggregate mark) and in in-class group case study assessments (30% of aggregate mark).

Entry requirements

The entry requirements for this course are:

  • a minimum of 2 A Levels or equivalent MQF Level 4 qualifications OR minimum of 3 years working within an I.T related organisation.
  • Sound knowledge in IT
  • Fluent computer use knowledge


To be announced

Course Outline & Dates


Course Funding Options

For Individuals

    Candidates can benefit from a 70% rebate of the course fee via tax credit. Get Qualified is an initiative that supports the personal development of individuals for the achievement of qualifications and certifications required by industry.

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    Eligible candidates satisyfing a list of criteria can benefit from a 75% rebate on direct training cost.

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LEAD has in the past days developing a professional state of the art online training platform to continue deliver high quality accredited courses even during these upcoming months. We believe that education and professional development cannot halt but to the contrary we believe professionals should turn this temporary crisis as an opportunity to up-skill their skills and competencies by one of our accredited courses. …read more »