The purpose of the CSCU training program is to provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills to protect their information assets. This class will immerse students into an interactive environment where they will acquire fundamental understanding of various computer and network security threats such as identity theft, credit card fraud, online banking phishing scams, virus and backdoors, emails hoaxes, sex offenders lurking online, loss of confidential information, hacking attacks and social engineering. More importantly, the skills learnt from the class helps students take the necessary steps to mitigate their security exposure.

Target Audience

This course is specifically designed for todays’ computer users, who use the internet and the world wide web (www) extensively to work, study and play.


  • Basic computer literacy
  • Basic PC operating system navigation skills
  • Basic Internet usage skills
  • Basic IP address knowledge

Course Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will have an understanding of the following:

  • Personal Computer Security
  • Passwords
  • Social Engineering
  • Identity Theft
  • Email Security
  • Safe Browsing
  • Data Protection
  • Encryption
  • Physical Security
  • Online Transactions Security
  • Digital Signature & Certificates
  • Data Backup
  • Social Networking
  • Antiviruses Protection
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Internet Security
  • Credit Card Frauds
  • Monitoring Kids online
  • Wireless & Home Network Security
  • Bluetooth Security
  • Smartphone Security
  • Mobile Device Security
  • Windows OS & Mac OS X Security
  • Compliance

Associated Certification & Exam

Students will be prepared for EC-Council’s CSCU exam 112-12*. This certification is an excellent complement to educational offerings in the domain of security and networking. Educational institutions can provide greater value to students by providing them not only with one of the most updated courseware available today but with a certification that empower their students in the corporate world. The courseware comes complete with labs and exercises to allow the student to gain actual skills.

On successful completion of this course students will receive a Torque IT attendance certificate.

*When you attend any authorized EC Council training course at Torque IT you will receive the associated Prime IBT examination voucher as part of your course material. Your certification examination voucher can be used to book and pay for your certification examination at an Authorized EC Council Testing Center (ETC) only. If you are not able to sit your certification examination at Torque IT, and you have no other ETC locally available, you do have the ability to convert your Prime IBT examination voucher into a Pearson VUE examination voucher, at an additional cost of USD100.

Duration : 2 Days