CYBER SECURITY RISK MANAGEMENT & COMPLIANCE 2022
Peace and Security Studies
Course Fee: Each participant shall be required to pay a non-refundable fee of ¢1,500 GHS (one thousand, five hundred Ghana cedis). Participants who coming from outside Ghana would have to make their own travel and accommodation arrangements. Those who will require visa on arrival will also be responsible for the cost of their visas.
Terms and Conditions:
The course will be conducted ONLY in English. Every participant should be fully vaccinated. Those coming from outside Ghana should have proof of adequate health insurance coverage, which should include Covid 19 before travelling to the Centre. Additionally, participants must possess a COVID-19 negative PCR test from an accredited laboratory in the country of origin. The test should have been done not more than 72 hours before the scheduled departure time from the country of origin. KAIPTC will not bear any health or accident costs for any participant.
|Course Date/Duration||3 March– 4 March 2022|
|Course Capacity||25 participants|
|Target Group||The target groups include the following:
African Union, ECOWAS, UN Missions in Africa and other Regional Economic Communities (RECs).
a. Law Enforcement Directors/Executives,
b. Information Security Managers/Heads,
c. Risk & Compliance Heads,
d. Systems Administrators,
e. Heads of IT Department-Tertiary Universities,
f. Operations Managers/Heads,
g. Managing Directors / CEOs,
h. Professionals interested in building knowledge in risk management.
|Application Deadline||2 March 2022|
The need for Management teams to enhance knowledge to keep organisation and sensitive data safe from cybercriminals is critical given the growing adoption of technology to enhance business processes, provide solutions/services for clients and improve efficiency. The Cyber Security Risk Management & Compliance course is designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of the modern age of technology-driven, risk management in financial fraud and economic crimes within complex IT environments. This program will empower Board Members, CEOs, and Management Team members to understand cybercrime from the organisation’s perspective, understand the categories of fraud, address threats based on the potential impact each one poses.
Participants will be equipped with methodologies of fraud detection and prevention to reduce the financial, operational, and reputational risks associated with the use of technological products and services. A key focus of the sessions will be providing strategies and industry-standard measures to protect institutions against sophisticated cyber-threats.
The main objectives of the course are to:
- To provide a comprehensive understanding of risk management, financial fraud and economic crimes in a complex IT environment.
- To empower Management Teams to better understand cybercrime from their organisation’s perspective and implement methods to effectively address cyber threats.
- To equip management with key industry-standard measures to protect institutions against sophisticated cyber-threats.
Law Enforcement Directors/Executives, Information Security Managers/Heads, Risk & Compliance Heads, Systems Administrators, Heads of IT Department-Tertiary Universities, Operations Managers/Heads, Managing Directors / CEOs, and Professionals interested in building knowledge in risk management.
Modules of the course
- Introduction to Cyber Security Risk Management
- Situational Analysis of Cyber Threats – Global and In-Country Perspective
- Managing Insider-Related Risks
- Third-Party Risk Management
- Cyber Security Contingency Planning
- Legal and Regulatory Considerations within the Cyber Space
- Cyber Security Best Practices
- Hands-on Sessions/Demonstrations
How to Apply
Interested applicants are kindly invited to click on the “How to Apply” button in order to fill and submit the online application form and forward to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mary Anna Abakah
Tel. 00 233 (0) 0302 999 981
Mobile. 00 233 (0) 50 1304 836 / 50 788 8899
Mrs Marylyn Agblor
Training Coordination Officer
Tel. 00 233 (0) 302 718200 Ext. 1012
Fax. 00 233 (0) 302 718201
Col Henry K Nditsi
Tel. 00 233 (0) 302 718200 Ext. 1035
Fax. 00 233 (0) 302 718201