THABC Cybersecurity Essentials

VU course code: THABC | Level of study: Short course (non-award)
30 hours


Course fee is subject to change.



Develop an understanding of cyber-crime, security principles, technologies and procedures used to defend networks with Cybersecurity Essentials THABC short course at Victoria University Polytechnic.

This Cybersecurity Essentials THABC course uses the Cisco Network Academy 'Cybersecurity Essentials' module. Using industry-standard techniques and software, it will help you to develop an understanding of:

  • cybercrime
  • security principles
  • technologies and procedures used to defend networks
  • critical thinking and problem solving.

Entry requirements

Meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee you entry into this course.

Some courses receive more applications than the number of places available. In this situation we will also assess your education, work and other relevant experience.

Entry criteria

Credit & Entry pathways into this course

Course structure

Upon completion of the required Cisco’s Cybersecurity Essentials module, participants will be issued a Certificate of Participation.

As this program is delivered via the Cisco Networking Academy, successful completion of the Cisco Academy modules will also earn A Cisco Certificate of Completion issued online through the participant login.


Course delivery


The fees for this course are: $496.