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The Templar Cyber Academy offers a world class portfolio of virtual and personalised training and education from Board level to the front line, including NCSC Certified courses and e-Learning.

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The Templar Cyber Academy has a world class education and training portfolio including NCSC Certified courses. All our courses are interactive and engaging; we offer face-to-face sessions, trainer-led virtual classrooms, skillbites, e-Learning and online coaching and mentoring.

Discover how our training courses could transform your business today.

Virtual, Face-to-Face and E-Learning Courses

The Board

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Boards

This Board-level briefing provides Boards with critical knowledge and an understanding of Cyber Security and Information Assurance, and what this means for their organisation, self and teams. Boards will be provided with the latest Threat briefing; an understanding of responsibilities, liabilities and consequences of breach, including key legislation, (such as the GDPR); business information risk management; building resilience and capability, as well as being provided with a trusted forum to discuss key issues and priorities.

Templar Executives’ Board-level trainers have wide-ranging cyber risk expertise and practical experience of leading organisations and delivering training to boards. They recognise the Board-level challenges of balancing risk against cost and competitive advantage. They are able to de-mystify cyber terminology and present coherent options for Board-level discussion.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Boards

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This Board-level briefing provides Boards with critical knowledge and an understanding of Cyber Security and Information Assurance, and what this means for their organisation, self and teams. Boards will be provided with the latest Threat briefing; an understanding of responsibilities, liabilities and consequences of breach, including key legislation, (such as the GDPR); business information risk management; building resilience and capability, as well as being provided with a trusted forum to discuss key issues and priorities.

Templar Executives’ Board-level trainers have wide-ranging cyber risk expertise and practical experience of leading organisations and delivering training to boards. They recognise the Board-level challenges of balancing risk against cost and competitive advantage. They are able to de-mystify cyber terminology and present coherent options for Board-level discussion.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

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NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Non-Executive Directors, Trustees and Audit Committees

With increasing Cyber Security threats, information breaches and risks, it is essential for organisations to proactively implement a holistic Cyber Security strategy. Cyber Security is not a technical issue; this is a business issue which needs to be led by the Board. NEDs, Trustees and Audit Committees play a critical role by contributing to the strategic direction of the organisation, holding the Board to account to proactively manage risks and foster a positive Cyber Security culture to enable business outcomes.

In order to provide constructive strategic advice and leadership, it is important for NEDs, Trustees and Audit Committees to raise their own Cyber Security awareness, knowledge and skills to carry out their role effectively.

Certified by NCSC, this half day workshop de-mystifies Cyber Security for delegates and discusses their essential role in overseeing and ensuring that the Board leads on this agenda, manages information risk, and that the organisation continues to develop its cyber maturity. Delegates will be updated on the evolving Cyber Security landscape and Threats, so that they can continue to ask the relevant questions and ensure the business is able to demonstrate competence and compliance, from the Board to the frontline.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Senior Information Risk Owners (SIROs)

Cyber Security is a Board-level issue. The Board needs to be aware of the evolving risks and increasingly sophisticated Threats to their organisation, and employ proactive measures in order to foster a culture which values and protects business critical information. This requires effective leadership and governance, and developing the right strategy to determine the organisation’s approach to managing information risks.

It is essential that board’s recognise this accountability, lead from the top and actively upskill in order to develop their own knowledge and capabilities.This industry leading Board-level Training and Mentoring Programme is delivered by experts who are appointed according to the industry and Board member’s individual needs. This can be delivered as a one day course or as a programme over six months (or over a timescale to meet business and personal objectives). The programme is highly interactive providing a robust programme of learning and personal development. It consists of in-depth executive training and one-to-one mentoring to enhance capability and knowledge in a challenging and dynamic business environment.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs)

With the phenomenal growth and evolution in both cyber opportunities and risks in all sectors of government and industry, the role of the CISO is critical for information security.

Certified by NCSC and CIISec, this extensive, interactive and stimulating two day programme will provide CISOs with a unique opportunity to differentiate themselves, develop their understanding of the technical and non- technical challenges a CISO faces, and address the demands on today’s cyber leaders. Delegates will have the opportunity to hear from leading edge experts and leaders from industry, government and academia and develop their professional networks. The programme is highly practical, equipping leaders with tools and techniques to apply learning in the workplace immediately.

Post-course coaching and mentoring sessions specifically tailored to the needs of the CISO and organisation are also available. This is intended to enhance capability by providing delegates with a robust programme of learning and personal development, to deliver the challenging objectives of their role in a constantly evolving environment.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

Business Information Risk Management

With the phenomenal growth and evolution in both Cyber opportunities and risks in all sectors of government and industry, it is critical that organisations and individuals understand best practice in Information Risk Management to deliver information security and business success.

This interactive one-day course will provide delegates with a comprehensive understanding of Business Information Risk Management so they are able to identify, assess and prioritise risks to keep information assets secure, and available to those with authorised access. The course covers best practice Strategy and Governance; identifying Business Critical and Non-critical Assets; Risk Appetite and Proportionate Controls; Risk Analysis Methodologies; and key industry standards to optimise business outcomes and mitigate against risks.

Business Information Risk Management is delivered by leading industry experts – experienced in the public and private sector as well as academia. Our approach is highly practical, with real life examples, equipping delegates with tools and techniques to apply learning in the workplace immediately.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

Leadership and Command in Cyberspace

The evolving Cyber environment presents an ongoing challenge to operations in defence and law enforcement. Leaders now have to navigate a hyper-connected and borderless operating environment characterised by uncertainty, risk and opportunity. This has implications for a wide range of issues including doctrine, policy, strategy, plans and capability development.

This 2 day facilitated workshop enables senior leaders to  explore and reflect on a command narrative of Cyber space, to assist decision-making, challenge and future direction.  This is enabled by understanding the tradeoffs, opportunities and  development of skillsets to leverage the evolving Cyber environment.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

Business/Specialist Roles

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Information Asset Owners (IAOs)

Cyber Security and Information Assurance are not just an issue for IT: people are key to promoting the right culture to exploit, manage and protect information effectively.

Certified by NCSC and the CIISec, our comprehensive one day course is aimed at Cyber Security and Information Assurance training for IAOs and for senior managers with responsibility for protecting and exploiting business critical information. IAOs will be provided with a safe and stimulating forum to discuss roles and responsibilities, key issues and challenges, along with examples of best practice. The course will equip IAOs with in-depth knowledge and opportunities to apply their learning through real-world case studies and to effect change in their role immediately.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for HR

Cyber Security attacks continue to increase and evolve in sophistication. Organisations who see this solely as an IT issue leave themselves vulnerable and attackers are choosing softer targets – people.  Breaches also continue to increase through human error, arising from poor awareness, policies, leadership or complacency. At a time when many of us are working from home, these issues are heightened through disinformation, scams and targeted Cyber attacks.

HR professionals have a key role to play in minimising risks, developing Cyber resilience and fostering a positive Cyber Security culture throughout the business and employee cycle. This includes ensuring robust policies and procedures are in place and developing Cyber capabilities and skills, as well as engaging leaders and employees to ensure positive behaviours and practices are business- as- usual.

Led by experienced certified trainers, Templar Executives’ comprehensive and interactive course will support HR professionals with proficiency in this area and add value to the business.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Managers

Managers and Leaders have a key role to play in minimising risks, developing Cyber resilience and fostering a positive Cyber Security culture throughout the business and their teams. Appropriate Cyber Security training and engagement is key to this to encourage good Cyber Security practices and behaviours as business-as-usual. This includes ensuring that employees understand the importance of Cyber Security and their roles and responsibilities, as well as ensuring policies, processes and procedures are adhered to.

Led by experienced certified trainers, Templar Executives’ comprehensive and interactive course will support Managers to lead in this agenda and to add value to the business.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Procurement and Supply Chain

Cyber Security threats associated with procurement and supply chain attacks have never been higher. As organisations tighten their own defences, attackers will look towards supply chain vulnerabilities. The consequences – financial, legal, operational and reputational – can be devastating for organisations. Attackers have more resources and tools at their disposal than ever before and are becoming increasingly sophisticated. 

Procurement teams handle key data, contracts and invoices. As a unique conduit between the business and its supply chain, it is essential Procurement and Supply Chain Management professionals are equipped with key knowledge and understanding of potential threats. This is not only important for business-as-usual, but also for competitive advantage, as a greater emphasis is placed on choosing business partners with the highest standards of data security.  

Led by experienced certified trainers, Templar Executives’ comprehensive and interactive course will support procurement and supply chain professionals with proficiency in this area and add value to the business.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Finance and Commercial

Inadequate Cyber Security best practice creates material financial and commercial risk; vulnerabilities can be exploited by criminals or leave the business open to unintended harm. As part of the finance and commercial teams, it is both essential and increasingly expected that appropriate Cyber risks are considered when making investment decisions. Professionals with proficiency in this area can add real value to organisations.

Led by experienced certified trainers, Templar Executives’ comprehensive and interactive course will support you with key knowledge and understanding, practical advice and tips, as well as opportunity to ask questions to mitigate both personal and organisational risks.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

Cyber Security for Internal Comms

As we increasingly digitise and work flexibly in a dynamic and unpredictable world, it is essential organisations and individuals build Cyber Security capability and resilience. PR and Comms professionals are key roles in mitigating Cyber risks. It is essential therefore, that they build their own knowledge and capability – to provide sound, credible and timely advice; engage others in delivering key messaging to foster a positive Cyber Security culture and to provide critical support during a crisis.

This comprehensive, engaging and interactive half day Cyber Security course will provide you with essential knowledge and best practice to mitigate risks in an increasingly digitised and remote working/hybrid environment.

 Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

Cyber Security Awareness for Public Relations (PR) and Comms in a Global Context

PR and Comms professionals are key roles in mitigating Cyber risks. It is essential therefore, that they build their own knowledge and capability – to provide sound, credible and timely advice; engage others in delivering key messaging to foster a positive Cyber Security culture; and to provide critical support during a crisis.

This comprehensive, engaging and interactive half day Cyber Security course will provide you with essential knowledge and best practice to mitigate risks in an increasingly digitised and remote working/hybrid environment.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

E-Learning: NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Information Asset Owners (IAOs)

Cyber Security and Information Assurance are not just an issue for IT: people are key to promoting the right culture to exploit, manage and protect information effectively. IAOs will understand the IAO’s roles and responsibilities, key issues and challenges, along with examples of best practice. The course will equip IAOs with in-depth knowledge and opportunities to apply their learning through real-world case studies and to effect change in their role immediately.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

All Personnel

NCSC Certified Cyber Security Awareness

With the phenomenal growth and evolution in both cyber opportunities and risks in all sectors, there is an acute shortage of Cyber Security skills and knowledge at every level across organisations.

There is a need for Government and business to develop their leadership and Cyber Security talent pipeline to develop the right culture to maximise business outcomes and manage and reduce risks, both now and in the future.

This interactive one day Cyber Security Awareness course is certified and accredited by NCSC, BCS and the CIISec and is led by our expert team with extensive and proven experience in the public and private sector.  Managers and business leaders are provided with a critical level of Cyber Security awareness; to encourage best practice to safeguard your business against ever increasing Cyber threats.

This is not just an IT issue, people are key to promoting the right culture to exploit, manage and protect information effectively.     Delegates will be equipped with key knowledge and skills to apply learning in the workplace immediately.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

Personal Cyber Security and Remote Working

Many of us are working from home for the unforeseeable future at this unprecedented time. With the increase in remote working and social media activity, Cyber Security for individuals and organisations is a concern as Cyber threats increase. Criminals are increasingly targeting home workers who may be using insecure routers, compromised home devices or are lulled into a false sense of security. Malicious actors know how to exploit the vulnerabilities of individuals and are quick to develop new ways of delivering their attacks through means such as disinformation, scams and Cyber attacks.

Led by experienced certified trainers, this comprehensive and interactive course will support you with key knowledge and understanding, practical advice and tips as well as opportunity to ask questions to mitigate both personal and organisational risks.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com. 

NCSC Certified The Insider Threat including Social Media Best Practice

The Insider Threat remains the biggest cause of data breaches. An Insider Threat may arise from employees, former employees, contractors or business associates who have inside information or access to an organisation’s assets. The Threat may be from unintended consequences, for example through error leading to process corruption, or intentional, for example, from unauthorised access to systems or information – leading to loss of valuable information, theft or disruption.

Information systems are only as good as the people that use them. In an increasingly uncertain and evolving digital world, it is vital businesses foster a culture which values and protects critical information assets.

Templar Executives’ interactive and comprehensive one day course is led by experienced certified trainers and is Certified by NCSC. Delegates will be equipped with the context and knowledge to understand best practice and to mitigate the risks associated with the Insider Threat. This course will help protect your business from financial, operational and reputational harm which could be caused wittingly or unwittingly by an Insider attack.

Our unique and holistic approach incorporates people, processes, governance, culture and technology. With real-life examples and scenarios to consolidate learning, this course emphasises the need to raise awareness and be proactive, rather than reactive to Insider Threats.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

E-Learning: NCSC Certified Cyber Security and Hybrid Working

The challenge for us all to safeguard against Cyber attacks and scams and prevent data breaches has increased sharply as remote working introduces greater Cyber exposures. It is essential for organisations and individuals to address these vulnerabilities by adopting best practices in the hybrid working environment. Cyber Security training is critical to support this.

Templar Executives’ latest ‘NCSC Certified Cyber Security and Hybrid Working’ e-Learning course raises awareness of the bespoke threats associated with hybrid working and how individuals and organisations can protect themselves and work effectively in this ’new norm’. This engaging and interactive e-Learning course includes audio, video and real-life scenarios.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

E-Learning: NCSC Certified Cyber Security Awareness

This NCSC Certified e-Learning course enables organisations to quickly, efficiently and effectively raise the level of Cyber Security awareness and knowledge across the business.

This course highlights best practice to optimise your business outcomes, understand responsibilities and the consequences of getting it wrong. Users will be provided with multiple choice and scenario based questions to embed learning and provoke discussions.

A taliored version of this course is available for the maritime industry.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

E-Learning: NCSC Certified Cyber Security Awareness for the Maritime Industry

This market leading NCSC and ClassNK certified comprehensive e-learning course provides awareness of Cyber Security for the maritime industry. This e-learning course has been designed to be completed within one hour, enabling an optimal learning experience. The course aligns to the International Maritime Organisation’s (IMO) 2021 Cyber Security Guidelines on Cyber awareness. Users will also understand how to protect and safely optimise information, both online and offline; at home and in the workplace, on land and at sea.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

E-Learning: National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

NIST’s Cyber Security Framework helps industries vital to national economic prosperity and security understand and manage their evolving Cyber Security risks. Today, the framework is used across the public and private sector as an example of a global best practice and is being increasingly viewed as the international framework for governments and multi-national organisations to adopt. This e-Learning explains the objectives of the framework and its key benefits while providing an understanding of the framework’s toolkit, its informative references which are based upon best practice standards and how the framework can be used alongside existing programmes to support the strategic aims of an organisation.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

Business Continuity & Crisis Management

Breach and Crisis Management

If you fail to plan, you plan to fail”: without proper planning in place a large attack could destroy your reputation or the organisation itself. Our bespoke crisis exercise incorporates the planning and/or testing strategies for Crisis Management.

This one day bespoke Crisis exercise incorporates the planning and/or testing strategies of Crisis Management. It is aimed at individuals involved in managing and escalating Cyber Crisis – from front line to incident management teams (often technical) through to Business Function Senior Management and the Main Board. Depending on your requirements, external suppliers, partners and customers can also be integrated into the day.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

Business Continuity and Organisational Resilience

Faced with an ever-growing range of modern day threats, organisations need to be proactive in avoiding and mitigating risks associated with disruptions to operations. These may be  man-made, direct or indirect threats such as industrial accidents, Cyber crime, acts of terrorism or natural disasters. Implementing a well-structured and rehearsed business continuity plan will optimise the recovery of business critical functions and ensure that operations are maintained during a crisis.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

Counter Terrorism in Cyber Security

The convergence of terrorism and Cyber space is rising rapidly with threats from asymmetric actors, hostile foreign governments and terrorist groups. It is therefore critical to identify vulnerabilities and ensure that robust protective measures are in place to protect national security including Critical National Infrastructure, people and information.

Our world-class CTCS training course for government bodies and private sector clients is devised and delivered by industry- leading Counter Terrorism and Cyber Security experts and is offered as a 2 or 5 day programme.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

Data Protection & Compliance

NCSC Certified Information and Cyber Law / Data Protection Legislation (including GDPR)

Managers and Leaders have a key role to play in minimising risks, developing Cyber resilience and fostering a positive Cyber Security culture throughout the business and their teams. Appropriate Cyber Security training and engagement is key to this to encourage good Cyber Security practices and behaviours as business-as-usual. This includes ensuring that employees understand the importance of Cyber Security and their roles and responsibilities, as well as ensuring policies, processes and procedures are adhered to.

Led by experienced certified trainers, Templar Executives’ comprehensive and interactive course will support Managers to lead in this agenda and to add value to the business.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

The General Data Protection Regulation 2018 (GDPR)

Heralded as one of the most significant changes to data protection law for over twenty years, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect on 25th May 2018. It has wide reaching affects for all organisations who collect, manage, process and store personally identifiable and personal sensitive data for EU citizens – anywhere in the world.

This half day course provides users with essential awareness of the requirements and impacts of handling valuable information assets. It covers the key principles and concepts of the EU GDPR and summarises roles, responsibilities and compliance measures. Delegates will be provided with practical scenarios, checklists, and a best practice roadmap to support their organisations in GDPR compliance.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

E-Learning: NCSC Certified GDPR Awareness

Templar Executives’ unique NCSC Certified e-Learning course provides awareness of the EU General Data Protection Regulation for your whole organisation.

The course covers the critical topics which will help users understand the key principles of the UK GDPR and EU GDPR, and help their organisation on your journey to implementation and compliance.

A taliored version of this course is available for the maritime industry.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

E-Learning: NCSC Certified Network and Information Systems Regulations (NISR)

Templar Executives’ unique NCSC Certified e-Learning course provides awareness of the Networks and Information Systems Regulations (NISR) for your whole organisation.

Operators of Essential Services (OES) and Digital Service Providers (DSPs) are experiencing disruption from a range of threats. In response to the rapidly changing threat to essential services (such as Water, Energy, Digital Infrastructure, Healthcare, and Transport), the EU Network and NISR was transposed into UK domestic legislation on 10th May 2018 improve national Cyber Security capabilities.

Failure to comply may result in fines of up to £17 million and adversely impact reputation and customer confidence.

It is important that organisations have an understanding of the legislation, roles and responsibilities, and action required to comply and also mitigate risks. The course covers the critical topics which will help users understand the key principles of NISR and help their organisation on your journey to implementation and compliance.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Boards

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This Board-level briefing provides Boards with critical knowledge and an understanding of Cyber Security and Information Assurance, and what this means for their organisation, self and teams. Boards will be provided with the latest Threat briefing; an understanding of responsibilities, liabilities and consequences of breach, including key legislation, (such as the GDPR); business information risk management; building resilience and capability, as well as being provided with a trusted forum to discuss key issues and priorities.

Templar Executives’ Board-level trainers have wide-ranging cyber risk expertise and practical experience of leading organisations and delivering training to boards. They recognise the Board-level challenges of balancing risk against cost and competitive advantage. They are able to de-mystify cyber terminology and present coherent options for Board-level discussion.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Boards

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This Board-level briefing provides Boards with critical knowledge and an understanding of Cyber Security and Information Assurance, and what this means for their organisation, self and teams. Boards will be provided with the latest Threat briefing; an understanding of responsibilities, liabilities and consequences of breach, including key legislation, (such as the GDPR); business information risk management; building resilience and capability, as well as being provided with a trusted forum to discuss key issues and priorities.

Templar Executives’ Board-level trainers have wide-ranging cyber risk expertise and practical experience of leading organisations and delivering training to boards. They recognise the Board-level challenges of balancing risk against cost and competitive advantage. They are able to de-mystify cyber terminology and present coherent options for Board-level discussion.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

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NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Non-Executive Directors, Trustees and Audit Committees

With increasing Cyber Security threats, information breaches and risks, it is essential for organisations to proactively implement a holistic Cyber Security strategy. Cyber Security is not a technical issue; this is a business issue which needs to be led by the Board. NEDs, Trustees and Audit Committees play a critical role by contributing to the strategic direction of the organisation, holding the Board to account to proactively manage risks and foster a positive Cyber Security culture to enable business outcomes.

In order to provide constructive strategic advice and leadership, it is important for NEDs, Trustees and Audit Committees to raise their own Cyber Security awareness, knowledge and skills to carry out their role effectively.

Certified by NCSC, this half day workshop de-mystifies Cyber Security for delegates and discusses their essential role in overseeing and ensuring that the Board leads on this agenda, manages information risk, and that the organisation continues to develop its cyber maturity. Delegates will be updated on the evolving Cyber Security landscape and Threats, so that they can continue to ask the relevant questions and ensure the business is able to demonstrate competence and compliance, from the Board to the frontline.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com. 

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Senior Information Risk Owners (SIROs)

Cyber Security is a Board-level issue. The Board needs to be aware of the evolving risks and increasingly sophisticated Threats to their organisation, and employ proactive measures in order to foster a culture which values and protects business critical information. This requires effective leadership and governance, and developing the right strategy to determine the organisation’s approach to managing information risks.
It is essential that board’s recognise this accountability, lead from the top and actively upskill in order to develop their own knowledge and capabilities.

This industry leading Board-level Training and Mentoring Programme is delivered by experts who are appointed according to the industry and Board member’s individual needs. This can be delivered as a one day course or as a programme over six months (or over a timescale to meet business and personal objectives). The programme is highly interactive providing a robust programme of learning and personal development. It consists of in-depth executive training and one-to-one mentoring to enhance capability and knowledge in a challenging and dynamic business environment.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs)

With the phenomenal growth and evolution in both cyber opportunities and risks in all sectors of government and industry, the role of the CISO is critical for information security.

Certified by NCSC and CIISec, this extensive, interactive and stimulating two day programme will provide CISOs with a unique opportunity to differentiate themselves, develop their understanding of the technical and non- technical challenges a CISO faces, and address the demands on today’s cyber leaders. Delegates will have the opportunity to hear from leading edge experts and leaders from industry, government and academia and develop their professional networks. The programme is highly practical, equipping leaders with tools and techniques to apply learning in the workplace immediately.

Post-course coaching and mentoring sessions specifically tailored to the needs of the CISO and organisation are also available. This is intended to enhance capability by providing delegates with a robust programme of learning and personal development, to deliver the challenging objectives of their role in a constantly evolving environment.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

Business Information Risk Management

With the phenomenal growth and evolution in both Cyber opportunities and risks in all sectors of government and industry, it is critical that organisations and individuals understand best practice in Information Risk Management to deliver information security and business success.

This interactive one-day course will provide delegates with a comprehensive understanding of Business Information Risk Management so they are able to identify, assess and prioritise risks to keep information assets secure, and available to those with authorised access. The course covers best practice Strategy and Governance; identifying Business Critical and Non-critical Assets; Risk Appetite and Proportionate Controls; Risk Analysis Methodologies; and key industry standards to optimise business outcomes and mitigate against risks.

Business Information Risk Management is delivered by leading industry experts – experienced in the public and private sector as well as academia. Our approach is highly practical, with real life examples, equipping delegates with tools and techniques to apply learning in the workplace immediately.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

Leadership and Command in Cyberspace

The evolving Cyber environment presents an ongoing challenge to operations in defence and law enforcement. Leaders now have to navigate a hyper-connected and borderless operating environment characterised by uncertainty, risk and opportunity. This has implications for a wide range of issues including doctrine, policy, strategy, plans and capability development.

This 2 day facilitated workshop enables senior leaders to  explore and reflect on a command narrative of Cyber space, to assist decision-making, challenge and future direction.  This is enabled by understanding the tradeoffs, opportunities and  development of skillsets to leverage the evolving Cyber environment.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

Business/Specialist Roles

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Information Asset Owners (IAOs)

Cyber Security and Information Assurance are not just an issue for IT: people are key to promoting the right culture to exploit, manage and protect information effectively.

Certified by NCSC and the CIISec, our comprehensive one day course is aimed at Cyber Security and Information Assurance training for IAOs and for senior managers with responsibility for protecting and exploiting business critical information. IAOs will be provided with a safe and stimulating forum to discuss roles and responsibilities, key issues and challenges, along with examples of best practice. The course will equip IAOs with in-depth knowledge and opportunities to apply their learning through real-world case studies and to effect change in their role immediately.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for HR

Cyber Security attacks continue to increase and evolve in sophistication. Organisations who see this solely as an IT issue leave themselves vulnerable and attackers are choosing softer targets – people.  Breaches also continue to increase through human error, arising from poor awareness, policies, leadership or complacency. At a time when many of us are working from home, these issues are heightened through disinformation, scams and targeted Cyber attacks.

HR professionals have a key role to play in minimising risks, developing Cyber resilience and fostering a positive Cyber Security culture throughout the business and employee cycle. This includes ensuring robust policies and procedures are in place and developing Cyber capabilities and skills, as well as engaging leaders and employees to ensure positive behaviours and practices are business- as- usual.

Led by experienced certified trainers, Templar Executives’ comprehensive and interactive course will support HR professionals with proficiency in this area and add value to the business.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Managers

Managers and Leaders have a key role to play in minimising risks, developing Cyber resilience and fostering a positive Cyber Security culture throughout the business and their teams. Appropriate Cyber Security training and engagement is key to this to encourage good Cyber Security practices and behaviours as business-as-usual. This includes ensuring that employees understand the importance of Cyber Security and their roles and responsibilities, as well as ensuring policies, processes and procedures are adhered to.

Led by experienced certified trainers, Templar Executives’ comprehensive and interactive course will support Managers to lead in this agenda and to add value to the business.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com.

NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Procurement and Supply Chain

Cyber Security threats associated with procurement and supply chain attacks have never been higher. As organisations tighten their own defences, attackers will look towards supply chain vulnerabilities. The consequences – financial, legal, operational and reputational – can be devastating for organisations. Attackers have more resources and tools at their disposal than ever before and are becoming increasingly sophisticated. 

Procurement teams handle key data, contracts and invoices. As a unique conduit between the business and its supply chain, it is essential Procurement and Supply Chain Management professionals are equipped with key knowledge and understanding of potential threats. This is not only important for business-as-usual, but also for competitive advantage, as a greater emphasis is placed on choosing business partners with the highest standards of data security. 

Led by experienced certified trainers, Templar Executives’ comprehensive and interactive course will support procurement and supply chain professionals with proficiency in this area and add value to the business.

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NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Finance and Commercial

Inadequate Cyber Security best practice creates material financial and commercial risk; vulnerabilities can be exploited by criminals or leave the business open to unintended harm. As part of the finance and commercial teams, it is both essential and increasingly expected that appropriate Cyber risks are considered when making investment decisions. Professionals with proficiency in this area can add real value to organisations.

Led by experienced certified trainers, Templar Executives’ comprehensive and interactive course will support you with key knowledge and understanding, practical advice and tips, as well as opportunity to ask questions to mitigate both personal and organisational risks.

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com. 

Cyber Security for Internal Comms

As we increasingly digitise and work flexibly in a dynamic and unpredictable world, it is essential organisations and individuals build Cyber Security capability and resilience. PR and Comms professionals are key roles in mitigating Cyber risks. It is essential therefore, that they build their own knowledge and capability – to provide sound, credible and timely advice; engage others in delivering key messaging to foster a positive Cyber Security culture and to provide critical support during a crisis.

This comprehensive, engaging and interactive half day Cyber Security course will provide you with essential knowledge and best practice to mitigate risks in an increasingly digitised and remote working/hybrid environment.

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Cyber Security Awareness for Public Relations (PR) and Comms in a Global Context

PR and Comms professionals are key roles in mitigating Cyber risks. It is essential therefore, that they build their own knowledge and capability – to provide sound, credible and timely advice; engage others in delivering key messaging to foster a positive Cyber Security culture; and to provide critical support during a crisis.

This comprehensive, engaging and interactive half day Cyber Security course will provide you with essential knowledge and best practice to mitigate risks in an increasingly digitised and remote working/hybrid environment.

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E-Learning: NCSC Certified Cyber Security for Information Asset Owners (IAOs)

Cyber Security and Information Assurance are not just an issue for IT: people are key to promoting the right culture to exploit, manage and protect information effectively. IAOs will understand the IAO’s roles and responsibilities, key issues and challenges, along with examples of best practice. The course will equip IAOs with in-depth knowledge and opportunities to apply their learning through real-world case studies and to effect change in their role immediately.

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All Personnel

NCSC Certified Cyber Security Awareness

With the phenomenal growth and evolution in both cyber opportunities and risks in all sectors, there is an acute shortage of Cyber Security skills and knowledge at every level across organisations.

There is a need for Government and business to develop their leadership and Cyber Security talent pipeline to develop the right culture to maximise business outcomes and manage and reduce risks, both now and in the future.

This interactive one day Cyber Security Awareness course is certified and accredited by NCSC, BCS and the CIISec and is led by our expert team with extensive and proven experience in the public and private sector.  Managers and business leaders are provided with a critical level of Cyber Security awareness; to encourage best practice to safeguard your business against ever increasing Cyber threats.

This is not just an IT issue, people are key to promoting the right culture to exploit, manage and protect information effectively.     Delegates will be equipped with key knowledge and skills to apply learning in the workplace immediately.

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Personal Cyber Security and Remote Working

Many of us are working from home for the unforeseeable future at this unprecedented time. With the increase in remote working and social media activity, Cyber Security for individuals and organisations is a concern as Cyber threats increase. Criminals are increasingly targeting home workers who may be using insecure routers, compromised home devices or are lulled into a false sense of security. Malicious actors know how to exploit the vulnerabilities of individuals and are quick to develop new ways of delivering their attacks through means such as disinformation, scams and Cyber attacks.

Led by experienced certified trainers, this comprehensive and interactive course will support you with key knowledge and understanding, practical advice and tips as well as opportunity to ask questions to mitigate both personal and organisational risks.

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NCSC Certified The Insider Threat including Social Media Best Practice

The Insider Threat remains the biggest cause of data breaches. An Insider Threat may arise from employees, former employees, contractors or business associates who have inside information or access to an organisation’s assets. The Threat may be from unintended consequences, for example through error leading to process corruption, or intentional, for example, from unauthorised access to systems or information – leading to loss of valuable information, theft or disruption.

Information systems are only as good as the people that use them. In an increasingly uncertain and evolving digital world, it is vital businesses foster a culture which values and protects critical information assets.

Templar Executives’ interactive and comprehensive one day course is led by experienced certified trainers and is Certified by NCSC. Delegates will be equipped with the context and knowledge to understand best practice and to mitigate the risks associated with the Insider Threat. This course will help protect your business from financial, operational and reputational harm which could be caused wittingly or unwittingly by an Insider attack.

Our unique and holistic approach incorporates people, processes, governance, culture and technology. With real-life examples and scenarios to consolidate learning, this course emphasises the need to raise awareness and be proactive, rather than reactive to Insider Threats.

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E-Learning: NCSC Certified Cyber Security and Hybrid Working

The challenge for us all to safeguard against Cyber attacks and scams and prevent data breaches has increased sharply as remote working introduces greater Cyber exposures. It is essential for organisations and individuals to address these vulnerabilities by adopting best practices in the hybrid working environment. Cyber Security training is critical to support this.

Templar Executives’ latest ‘NCSC Certified Cyber Security and Hybrid Working’ e-Learning course raises awareness of the bespoke threats associated with hybrid working and how individuals and organisations can protect themselves and work effectively in this ’new norm’. This engaging and interactive e-Learning course includes audio, video and real-life scenarios.

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E-Learning: NCSC Certified Cyber Security Awareness

This NCSC Certified e-Learning course enables organisations to quickly, efficiently and effectively raise the level of Cyber Security awareness and knowledge across the business.

This course highlights best practice to optimise your business outcomes, understand responsibilities and the consequences of getting it wrong. Users will be provided with multiple choice and scenario based questions to embed learning and provoke discussions.

A taliored version of this course is available for the maritime industry.

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E-Learning: NCSC Certified Cyber Security Awareness for the Maritime Industry
This market leading NCSC and ClassNK certified comprehensive e-learning course provides awareness of Cyber Security for the maritime industry. This e-learning course has been designed to be completed within one hour, enabling an optimal learning experience. The course aligns to the International Maritime Organisation’s (IMO) 2021 Cyber Security Guidelines on Cyber awareness. Users will also understand how to protect and safely optimise information, both online and offline; at home and in the workplace, on land and at sea.

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E-Learning: National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

NIST’s Cyber Security Framework helps industries vital to national economic prosperity and security understand and manage their evolving Cyber Security risks. Today, the framework is used across the public and private sector as an example of a global best practice and is being increasingly viewed as the international framework for governments and multi-national organisations to adopt. This e-Learning explains the objectives of the framework and its key benefits while providing an understanding of the framework’s toolkit, its informative references which are based upon best practice standards and how the framework can be used alongside existing programmes to support the strategic aims of an organisation.

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Business Continuity & Crisis Management

Breach and Crisis Management

If you fail to plan, you plan to fail”: without proper planning in place a large attack could destroy your reputation or the organisation itself. Our bespoke crisis exercise incorporates the planning and/or testing strategies for Crisis Management.

This one day bespoke Crisis exercise incorporates the planning and/or testing strategies of Crisis Management. It is aimed at individuals involved in managing and escalating Cyber Crisis – from front line to incident management teams (often technical) through to Business Function Senior Management and the Main Board. Depending on your requirements, external suppliers, partners and customers can also be integrated into the day.

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Business Continuity and Organisational Resilience

Faced with an ever-growing range of modern day threats, organisations need to be proactive in avoiding and mitigating risks associated with disruptions to operations. These may be  man-made, direct or indirect threats such as industrial accidents, Cyber crime, acts of terrorism or natural disasters. Implementing a well-structured and rehearsed business continuity plan will optimise the recovery of business critical functions and ensure that operations are maintained during a crisis.

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Counter Terrorism in Cyber Security
The convergence of terrorism and Cyber space is rising rapidly with threats from asymmetric actors, hostile foreign governments and terrorist groups. It is therefore critical to identify vulnerabilities and ensure that robust protective measures are in place to protect national security including Critical National Infrastructure, people and information.

Our world-class CTCS training course for government bodies and private sector clients is devised and delivered by industry- leading Counter Terrorism and Cyber Security experts and is offered as a 2 or 5 day programme.

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Data Protection & Compliance

NCSC Certified Information and Cyber Law / Data Protection Legislation (including GDPR)

Managers and Leaders have a key role to play in minimising risks, developing Cyber resilience and fostering a positive Cyber Security culture throughout the business and their teams. Appropriate Cyber Security training and engagement is key to this to encourage good Cyber Security practices and behaviours as business-as-usual. This includes ensuring that employees understand the importance of Cyber Security and their roles and responsibilities, as well as ensuring policies, processes and procedures are adhered to.

Led by experienced certified trainers, Templar Executives’ comprehensive and interactive course will support Managers to lead in this agenda and to add value to the business.

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The General Data Protection Regulation 2018 (GDPR)

Heralded as one of the most significant changes to data protection law for over twenty years, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect on 25th May 2018. It has wide reaching affects for all organisations who collect, manage, process and store personally identifiable and personal sensitive data for EU citizens – anywhere in the world.

This half day course provides users with essential awareness of the requirements and impacts of handling valuable information assets. It covers the key principles and concepts of the EU GDPR and summarises roles, responsibilities and compliance measures. Delegates will be provided with practical scenarios, checklists, and a best practice roadmap to support their organisations in GDPR compliance.

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E-Learning: NCSC Certified GDPR Awareness

Templar Executives’ unique NCSC Certified e-Learning course provides awareness of the EU General Data Protection Regulation for your whole organisation.

The course covers the critical topics which will help users understand the key principles of the UK GDPR and EU GDPR, and help their organisation on your journey to implementation and compliance.

A taliored version of this course is available for the maritime industry.

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E-Learning: NCSC Certified Network and Information Systems Regulations (NISR)

Templar Executives’ unique NCSC Certified e-Learning course provides awareness of the Networks and Information Systems Regulations (NISR) for your whole organisation.

Operators of Essential Services (OES) and Digital Service Providers (DSPs) are experiencing disruption from a range of threats. In response to the rapidly changing threat to essential services (such as Water, Energy, Digital Infrastructure, Healthcare, and Transport), the EU Network and NISR was transposed into UK domestic legislation on 10th May 2018 improve national Cyber Security capabilities.

Failure to comply may result in fines of up to £17 million and adversely impact reputation and customer confidence.

It is important that organisations have an understanding of the legislation, roles and responsibilities, and action required to comply and also mitigate risks. The course covers the critical topics which will help users understand the key principles of NISR and help their organisation on your journey to implementation and compliance.

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Executive Mentoring

Confidential one-to-one mentoring with an expert and experienced Executive Mentor to meet your needs. Our Executive Mentoring services include:

Executive Mentoring for Board members and Non-Executive Directors
Executive Senior Information Risk Owner (SIRO) Mentoring
Executive Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Mentoring
Mentoring for key Cyber and Information Assurance roles

Please call us on +44 (0) 203 542 9075 or email academy@templarexecs.com to discuss our Executive Mentoring services and training courses.

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