Cybersecurity Fundamentals E-Learning Course

Understand cybersecurity, the threats faced and preventive measures


In this age of technology, cybersecurity is increasingly vulnerable. The Cybersecurity Fundamentals course gives an overview of the importance of cybersecurity and the various threats faced. It explains the various preventive measures that an organisation can adopt in order to ensure security in their system. 

Cybersecurity Fundamentals E-learning Course

Through this course, you will gain insights into the various cybersecurity problems in today’s technology and the causes to these problems. This course exposes the various hacking methods and tools used as well as the many reasons as to why hackers hack systems in an organisation. It identifies the various prevention methods that an organisation or individual can practice, lowering the risks of hacking.

This e-learning course is specially designed for learners on the go. It provides you the convenience of self-paced learning at a flexible time and pace. 


Upon successful completion of this E-learning module, you will have a clear understanding of the following: 

  1. The importance of Cybersecurity to an organisation
  2. The various widely available hacking tools
  3. The definition of threat actor
  4. The definition of virus threat and the various viruses
  5. The definition of Physical, Network and Information Security
  6. The benefits of Application, Operational, Email and Internet Security
  7. The list of best practices to ensure cybersecurity 


The course employs a variety of training tools such as content-embedded assessment, and other interactive exercises to enhance the learning experience. Easily accessible via your preferred choice of device, the course allows you to log in and learn whenever, wherever.

The cumulative duration of the programme is 60 minutes, after which you will be required to pass a quiz to receive your e-certificate with a unique ID


This course is specially designed for:

  • Individuals who are new to the subject of cybersecurity and possess relevant IT knowledge.
  • Individuals who are keen to learn more about cybersecurity as a skill area to their current job role.

Prerequisite: None 


Designing the content course and structure are domain experts from TÜV SÜD.

With immense experience and knowledge in the relevant emerging technologies, our team of technical experts at TÜV SÜD developed the course content based on current business landscape and market requirements.

    • World-Class Training
      Learn from TÜV SÜD’s industry experts and training specialists
    • Flexible Learning Style
      Study in your own time, at your own pace
    • Continuous Feedback
      Get prompt feedback from content-embedded assessment
    • Competency-Based Learning
      Show your course progress based on demonstrated learning
    • Professional Certification
      Get a globally recognised certificate and enhance your career development
  • FAQS
    1. How do I enroll for the course?
      To enroll, simply select the course which you would like to register for, click 'Buy now' and fill out the forms accordingly.
    2. What is included with the course?
      You get access to our e-learning content along with the assessments that will help you understand the topics in depth. In the event of any technical difficulties, you can contact us for support.
    3. Can I pause the course and log in to it anytime?
      Yes. The course allows you to take a break and return to it within the defined access period.
    4. Are there any tests in the middle of the course?
      Yes, there are interactive quizzes throughout the course to gauge your understanding of the lectures.
    5. Can I get a refund if I cancel my enrolment?
      No, refund is not possible once the account is activated.
    6. What happens if I don't finish the course within the access period?
      Access period may be adjusted for B2B customers depending on what was agreed in the contract. For B2C customers, access runs only for 30 days.
    7. I have difficulty accessing the course. Whom should I contact?
      To contact someone from TÜV SÜD, you may email us at or call +65 6885 1667.
    8. Who developed the course and what are their qualifications?
      The course is developed by TÜV SÜD’s Digital Academy Approval Board. The experts undergo relevant upskilling programmes, benefitting from TÜV SÜD’s 150 years of expertise and global heritage.
    9. Whom do I contact if I want more in-depth course materials?
      To contact someone from TÜV SÜD, you may email us at or call +65 6885 1667.

    To know more about TÜV SÜD, please click here.

Next Steps