ProQual Level 3 Award in Dealing with a Cyber Attack or Data Breach Course in Islamabad || Registration Open

ProQual Level 3 Award in Dealing with a Cyber Attack or Data Breach Course in Islamabad || Registration Open

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Introduction

This qualification is aimed at senior managers of organisations with boardroom level

responsibility. It is centred around a simulation exercise where delegates, working together

as an imaginary Board, are drip-fed pieces of information that they will need to review and

discuss before deciding upon an appropriate course of action. Topics include:

  • The role of the Board in preventing cyber crime
  • Dealing with an incident in real time
  • Crisis management – critical thinking and decision-making
  • Developing Pre and Post-incident Response Plans
  • Embedding cyber security as a Boardroom issue

The Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) is the single framework for regulated

qualifications, the regulatory body for this qualification is the Office of Qualifications and

Examinations Regulation (Ofqual). This qualification has been accredited onto the RQF.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. Centres should carry out an

initial assessment of candidate skills and knowledge to identify any gaps and help plan the

assessment.

Qualification Profile

Qualification title ProQual Level 3 Award in Dealing with a Cyber Attack or

Data Breach

Ofqual qualification number 603/3700/X

Level 3

Total Qualification Time 25 hours (12 GLH)

Assessment

Pass or fail

Internally assessed and verified by centre staff

External quality assurance by ProQual verifiers

Qualification start date 15/10/2018

Qualification end date

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Qualification Structure

Candidates must complete two Mandatory units.

Unit Reference

Number Unit Title Unit

Level GLH

H/617/2602 An introduction to cyber crime 3 6

M/617/2604 Dealing with a Cyber Attack or Data Breach 3 6

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Centre Requirements

Centres must be approved to offer this qualification. If your centre is not approved please

complete and submit form ProQual Additional Qualification Approval Application.

Staff

Staff delivering this qualification must be appropriately qualified and occupationally

competent.

Assessors/Internal Quality Assurance

For each competence-based unit centres must be able to provide at least one assessor and

one internal quality assurance verifier who are suitably qualified for the specific

occupational area. Assessors and internal quality assurance verifiers for competence-based

units or qualifications will normally need to hold appropriate assessor or quality assurance

verifier qualifications, such as:

  • ProQual Level 3 Certificate in Teaching, Training and Assessing
  • Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment
  • Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement
  • Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement
  • Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practices
  • Certificate in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and

Practices

Support for Candidates

Materials produced by centres to support candidates should:

  • enable them to track their achievements as they progress through the learning

outcomes and assessment criteria;

  • provide information on where ProQual’s policies and procedures can be viewed;
  • provide a means of enabling Internal and External Quality Assurance staff to

authenticate evidence

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Assessment

Candidates must demonstrate the level of knowledge and competence described in the unit.

Assessment is the process of measuring a candidate’s knowledge and understanding against

the standards set in the qualification.

Each candidate is required to produce evidence which demonstrates their achievement of

all of the learning outcomes and assessment criteria for each unit.

Evidence can include: – assignments/projects/reports

– worksheets

– portfolio of evidence

– record of oral and/or written questioning

– observation report by assessor

Learning outcomes set out what a candidate is expected to know, understand or be able to

do.

Assessment criteria specify the standard a candidate must meet to show the learning

outcome has been achieved.

Learning outcomes and assessment criteria for this qualification can be found from page 8

onwards.

Internal Quality Assurance

An internal quality assurance verifier confirms that assessment decisions made in centres

are made by competent and qualified assessors, that they are the result of sound and fair

assessment practice and that they are recorded accurately and appropriately.

Adjustments to Assessment

Adjustments to standard assessment arrangements are made on the individual needs of

candidates. ProQual’s Reasonable Adjustments Policy and Special Consideration Policy sets

out the steps to follow when implementing reasonable adjustments and special

considerations and the service that ProQual provides for some of these arrangements.

Centres should contact ProQual for further information or queries about the contents of the

policy.

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Results Enquiries and Appeals

All enquiries relating to assessment or other decisions should be dealt with by centres, with

reference to ProQual’s Enquiries and Appeals Procedures.

Certification

Candidates who demonstrate achievement of the qualification will be awarded a certificate

giving the full qualification title –

ProQual Level 3 Award in Dealing with a Cyber Attack or Data Breach

Claiming certificates

Centres may claim certificates for candidates who have been registered with ProQual and

who have successfully achieved the required number of credits for a qualification. All

certificates will be issued to the centre for successful candidates.

Replacement certificates

If a replacement certificate is required a request must be made to ProQual in writing.

Replacement certificates are labelled as such and are only provided when the claim has

been authenticated. Refer to the Fee Schedule for details of charges for replacement

certificates.

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Learning Outcomes and Assessment Criteria

Unit H/617/2602

An introduction to cyber crime

Learning Outcome – The learner will: Assessment Criterion – The learner can:

1 Understand the scale and scope of cyber

crime in the UK

1.1 Explain what cyber crime and fraud are and how

they affect UK businesses

1.2 Identify key terminology and relevant legislation

1.3 Explain why awareness of cyber crime and fraud

is so important to the business they work in

2 Understand how and where their

organisation is vulnerable to cyber crime

and fraud

2.1 Identify the most common threats/areas of

vulnerability and be able to explain how each

one affects their business

2.2 explain how their organisation may be put at

risk of a cyber attack or breach by customers

and suppliers

3 Understand what their role is as a senior

decision-maker in preventing or reducing

their vulnerability to cyber crime

3.1 Demonstrate the attributes and competencies

of what makes a good cyber security leader

3.2 Demonstrate how they can increase staff

awareness of cyber crime and fraud within their

organisation

3.3 Explain how social media and other platforms

can be used to promote good cyber security

practice

4 Know how to implement technical and nontechnical solutions to reduce their

vulnerability to cyber crime and fraud

4.1 demonstrate knowledge of a wide range of

preventative measures that protects their

business, their suppliers and customers

4.2 Explain the importance of having good cyber

security policies in place

4.3 Demonstrate how they can reduce their

personal risk to cyber attack or breach

4.4 Explain where they get reliable and trusted

advice on cyber security

4.5 Explain the benefits of good cyber security

Assessment

There must be valid, authentic and sufficient for all the assessment criteria. However, one

piece of evidence may be used to meet the requirements of more than one learning

outcome or assessment criterion.

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Unit M/617/2604

Dealing with a Cyber Attack or Data Breach

Learning Outcome – The learner will: Assessment Criterion – The learner can:

1 Understand how their organisation may

be compromised by a cyber attack or

data breach

1.1 Recognise when an attack or breach has taken

place

1.2 Spot risk factors

2 Understand how decision-making models

can support senior managers in dealing

with an attack or breach

2.1 Make justifiable decisions based on a consistent

decision-making framework

2.2 Use information from a range of sources to

support decision-making

2.3 Demonstrate how to coordinate resources in

responding to an attack or breach

2.4 Demonstrate how they make justifiable decisions

at a time of rapid change with a constant stream

of information

3 Understand how to deal effectively with

customers, suppliers and others,

including internal/external governance

bodies, regulators, the media and staff

3.1 Develop clear communications to keep people

informed during a cyber attack or data breach

3.2 Demonstrate how different communication

channels can be used effectively to keep people

informed

4 Know how to develop, implement and

test a pre and post cyber incident

response plan

4.1 Explain how an incident response plan works

within their organisation, identifying roles and

responsibilities and its fit with wider business

continuity plans

4.2 Explain how their organisation can regularly test

their response plan

 

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