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Cybersecurity: How to Protect Against Phishing Attacks

Course Details:

1 Instructional Hours
1 PDHs (Professional Development Hours for Engineers)
NC State University is certified by the North Carolina Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors (NCBELS) as a provider of PDH Continuing Education Units.
$49 per person

About This Course:
This course is designed to provide participants with the knowledge to understand the specific risks associated with phishing and cyber attacks. Participants will learn how to identify phishing attacks, as well as how to avoid becoming a victim of a cyber breach. 

Recommended for:
This course is designed for anyone who works with computers, email, office settings, networked devices. The course is perfect for managers, owners, and other decision makers in small to midsize businesses in North Carolina and beyond.

Participants Will:

  • Learn about phishing scams
  • Learn how to identify and avoid phishing scams
  • Analyze phishing emails
  • Learn tips and tricks for preventing scams

Topics Include:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Phishing
  • Best practices for email safety
  • Passwords
  • Malware
  • Multi Factor Authentication
  • Training
  • Ransomware
  • Vishing

Additional Notes:
This course is available online, 24/7. Upon approval of your purchase and successful check-out, you will be securely linked to this online course. The registration fee entitles a single user 180 days to complete the course from the date of registration. The instructional hours represent the estimated time to complete the online course, including exercises. However, actual times may vary from user to user.

Course Info


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Online Course

This course is delivered on-demand, electronically.

On-Site Availability

Any of our open enrollment classes can be brought on-site. Please Contact Us for more information.