Cybersecurity Fundamentals e‑Learning Course

When & where
  • Canada
Who it's for
  • Middle and High School Students
  • Cybersecurity Fundamentals e-Learning Course Completion Certificate

Teach students how to recognize and mitigate cybersecurity risks.


The growing prevalence of cybersecurity risks requires that students be aware of online threats and are able to protect themselves.

ICTC's Cybersecurity Fundamentals e-Learning Course was developed to help students mitigate their risks online. In this program, students learn to recognize online threats and how to mitigate them.


The course takes an average of four to six hours to complete and includes the following modules:


Module 1. Data Protection for Personal Information

Module 2. Protecting Your Data: Best Practices and Industry Standards

Module 3. Thinking Like a Hacker

Module 4. Become a Cybersecurity Professional

This program emphasizes digital literacy skills and provides a deeper understanding of cybersecurity. Students also explore careers that require this knowledge and skill set.


Eligibility Criteria:


  • You are a current educator in the middle and secondary Canadian school system


Educators who are interested in enrolling their students in this course may apply on their own behalf.



students participated in these courses since 2019


Funded by the Government of Canada’s CanCode Initiative