Cyber Security and GDPR Refresher

Event Description This 15-minute online learning module is for all staff at West Sussex County Council and is to support you in refreshing and updating your knowledge, skills and behaviour around cyber security and the General Data Protection Regulations so that you can keep yourself and West Sussex County Council safe from external cyber attacks and internal data breaches.
Training Objectives The aim of this online module is to support you to quickly refresh the 10 best ways to reduce data breaches and keep the hackers out. 
Learning Outcomes If you apply what you have learnt in this online module, you will be able to:

  • Have an awareness of how to safely use social media.
  • Identify the risks of cyber attacks and data breaches when offline or working outside of the office.
  • Recognise the importance of keeping Devices and Apps updated and protected.
  • Share work related data safely and securely using Cloud Services and sharing.
  • Have an awareness of the most common risks of cyber attack and data breaches when using email.
  • Make safe use of the Internet by checking if websites are legitimate and that correct safety and encryption measures are in place.
  • Handle personal data in line with current GDPR regulations and report data breaches.
  • Recognise how to use passwords safely and securely.
    Course Pre-Requisites  
    Course Instructions While every effort has been made to thoroughly test this module using a range of internet browsers and devices, there are some eventualities that we are unable to predict.

    If you are having problems with a module please see the Online Learning Troubleshooting help page.

    If you are not able to find the help you need on the Online Learning Troubleshooting help page, or are still experiencing issues, please contact the Corporate Learning and Development helpdesk on or call 033 022 22003 (x22003). 
    Online Learning Course Category Cyber & Information Security 
    Subject Areas Legislation, IT Skills 
    Target Audience WSCC Staff, New Starters, Managers 
    Course Costs
    Internal LA Cost: £0.00
    PVI/Care Provider Cost: £0.00
    Partnership Cost: £0.00
    Early Years Subscriber Cost: £0.00
    External Cost: £0.00
    Session Session Date Session Length Session Venue
    Online Learning Anytime 15 Minutes At your desk

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