Supercharge your career with Cybersecurity skills

Learn the ins and outs of a cybersecurity expert to help companies protect their data and networks.

CPD Certification Membership

We are honoured to be a member of the CPD accreditation body headquartered in the United Kingdom. Established in 1996, The CPD Certification Service is the independent CPD accreditation institution spanning across all sectors to complement the Continuing Professional Development policies of professional institutes and academic bodies.

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Why Cyber Security?

“The first six months of 2019 have seen more than 3,800 publicly disclosed breaches exposing an incredible 4.1 billion compromised records.

– Forbes, 2019


Cyber Security is an important part of any industry with a network infrastructure. Without Cyber Security, confidential information and files can be leaked and accessed by anyone, everywhere.


To earn the trust of your clients, customers, and employees, make sure that you are providing the best Cyber Security team on premise, as they will take measures to protect and prevent any malicious attacks that some people might attempt.

Up To 70% Funding Support Available For Singaporean & PRs*

This programme has been accredited under the IBF Standards, and is eligible for funding under the IBF Standards Training Scheme (IBF-STS), subject to all eligibility criteria being met. Find out more on

Companies that
hire our graduates

Our tech course graduates work as Data Analysts, Digital Marketers and User Experience (UX) Designers at some of the most successful companies in our era. Why do companies hire our alumni? They are equipped with industry relevant skills that are taught by our strong academic team.

Course Overview

  • Course will span across 8 lessons, each lesson will be 3 hours
  • Minimum of at least 75% attendance required
  • Passing 6 out 8 MCQ Quizzes is required for Course Completion
  • Mode of conduct: Live Webinar
  • No prior cybersecurity/technical background is required
  • Receive a professional Cybersecurity Certificate upon course completion

Upcoming Classes

Intro To Cybersecurity Course – January Intake 2023: (TBC)

  • 9, 11, 13, 16, 18, 20, 25, 30 January 2023
  • Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 7PM – 10PM


Intro To Cybersecurity Course – February Intake 2023: (TBC)

  • 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26 February 2023
  • Saturday & Sunday: 9AM – 12PM or 1PM – 4PM


You can pick one of the time slots above.
Kindly note that you have to commit to the time slot chosen for the above dates.

Intro To Cybersecurity Course – January Intake 2023

Intro To Cybersecurity Course – February Intake 2023

⚡️ Industry Placement Assistance (IPA)

Smartcademy will provide Industry Placement Assistance (IPA) to our alumni that completed any of our courses.

⭐️ Growing 400+ hiring partners
⭐️ Prepare yourself for success
⭐️ Learn and apply to industry context


For more details, you can click here or drop us a message on WhatsApp!


Terms and conditions apply.

Course Fees

Course Fees: S$5,529.6 w/ 8% GST before subsidy


For Eligible Self-Sponsored / Company-Sponsored:
Nett Course Fees after 70% IBF Subsidy: S$2,529.6 w/ 8% GST (For Singaporeans that are 40 years old and above, capped at $3,000)
Nett Course Fees after 50% IBF Subsidy: S$2,969.6 w/ 8% GST (For Singaporeans below 40 years & PRs regardless of age, capped at $3,000)


📌 3 Months (Interest-Free) Instalment Option Available Via Our Payment Partner (PACE) for the remaining 30%/50% of the course fees 📌


All Singaporeans age 25 years old and above can use their SkillsFuture Credit to pay for the remaining $2,529.6 / $2,969.6.


For more info on your eligibility, click on the link below.

Funding Support

IBF Standards Training Scheme (IBF-STS)

This programme has been accredited under the IBF Standards, and is eligible for funding under the IBF Standards Training Scheme (IBF-STS), subject to all eligibility criteria being met.

Find out more on

Frequently Asked Questions

Course Outline


CyberSecurity Foundations


  • CyberSecurity in a nutshell
  • Common security terms and AAA (authentication, authorization, and accounting)
  • Understanding and applying the CIA Triads 
  • Principles of Least Privilege


Governance, Risk Management and Compliance


  • Fundamentals of Risk Management
  • ISO/IEC 27005:2018, Information Technology — Security Techniques — Information SRM”
  • NIST Risk Management Framework
  • Introduction to Understanding Risk Strategy For Your Business
  • CIS TOP 18 Controls


CyberSecurity Laws & Frameworks in Singapore


  • Understanding Security Framework: NIST
  • Regulatory Guidelines: MAS TRM
  • Know the Law: Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA)
  • Know the Law: Computer Misuse Act (CMA)
  • Know the Law: Singapore Cyber Security Act


Cyber Attacks: Tactics​, Techniques & Procedures


  • Introduction to Cyber Threat landscape
  • Type of Cyber Threats
  • Top Cyber Attack Vectors in 2021
  • History of Ransomware and its Impact
  • Ransomware Protection, Containment and Recovery


Active Threat Defense & Mitigating Controls


  • Introduction to MITRE ATT&CK Framework
  • Walkthrough of MITRE Navigator
  • Using MITRE for SIEM Threat Detection
  • Using MITRE D3FEND Framework against APT


Data Breach in Singapore & Incident Response Plan


  • Recent Data Breach in Singapore
  • Incident Response Process
  • Incident Response Challenges
  • Ransomware Playbook for Incident Response


Ethical Hacking


  • Vulnerability Assessment
  • Penetration Testing Process
  • Ethical Hacking
  • Threat Hunting Process
  • Purple Teaming Process
  • Bug Bounty Programs


Accelerating your CyberSecurity Career


  • Org Structure of modern CyberSecurity Team
  • CyberSecurity Roles
  • Skills Mapping
  • Discover the rapidly emerging areas: Cloud Security + Automation

Smartcademy Support


At Smartcademy, we believe in lifelong learning. Our courses offer pre, during and post-course support to fulfil your goals and meet your development needs.

1-on-1 Consultation

Clarify your needs, doubts and goals with your trainer and receive personal consultation for your professional growth.

Alumni Access

Stay connected with the Smartcademy alumni network and be invited to our alumni-only free webinars as well as partners’ exclusive job offers.

Are you ready for Cyber Security?


Start your journey by joining Smartcademy’s Intro To Cybersecurity Course today.


Reserve a spot now – classes are filled on a first come, first served basis (and filling fast)!

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