Cyber Security Risk Management Training Course

=Method offers the Cyber Security Risk Management training course for those responsible for the security of industrial automation, control and safety systems – known as “operational technology” (OT) to differentiate it from “information technology” (IT). The course recognises that the optimum approach to security in OT may be quite different to what would be considered good practice in an IT environment.

The overall goal of the training is to provide individuals responsible for OT security on industrial sites with sufficient knowledge that they can understand their obligations for legal and regulatory compliance, develop procedures and policies to achieve such compliance, identify and commission competent 3rd party suppliers to carry out necessary tasks and otherwise manage the sites approach to OT security.

The course content is designed to explain the requirements of the various international standards for security and is developed to specifically address the guidance developed by the UK Health and Safety Executive on industrial security.

The course is presented over 3 days, with 2 days of conventional classroom training and the 3rd day comprising a structured role-play exercise (managing a cyber security attack), a review of the learning points highlighted by the role play and a short multiple-choice examination. Satisfying the requirements of the CSComp Cyber Security Management course depends on satisfactory performance in the role play exercise and the examination.

Course Content

Who should attend

Engineers and professionals who require a broad level of knowledge and may be responsible for OT cyber security, its principles and methods, within their workplace.


There are no formal pre-requisites to start the training course - we assume no prior knowledge, but of course experience of cyber security and control and safety instrumentation in general is advantageous.

To complete the course, you must attend the training and demonstrate relevant knowledge during the case study.

After this training course you will be able to

Communicate the essential elements of OT cyber security to your colleagues, management and peers in industry

What you will get

All delegates receive:

Course Enquiries

If this course is of interest we would welcome your enquiry to understand your requirements more fully or you can reserve a place on one of our courses.

This course qualifies as 24 CPD hours
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