Introduction to Cyber Security and Internet of Things

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Introduction to Cybersecurity and Internet of Things


This course explores cyber trends, threats and staying safe in cyberspace, and protecting personal and company data. It also gives an introduction to the Internet of Things and how it enables digital transformation along with emerging technologies such as data analytics, artificial intelligence and cyber security. The course also highlights the importance of intent-based networking using a software-driven approach and machine learning to be able to connect and secure tens of billions of new devices with ease.




Today’s interconnected world makes everyone more susceptible to cyber-attacks. Learn how to protect your personal data and privacy online and in social media, and why more and more IT jobs require cyber security awareness and understanding. Gain a comprehensive view of how emerging technologies are shaping the digital business.


  • Develop your digital basics

  • Explore the career opportunities in this new emerging technologies landscape

  • Explore the world of cybersecurity and how it relates to you

  • Develop your cybersecurity basics for a secure and safe digital life

  • Start exploring the many career possibilities these skills can open up for you


Estimated Time to Completion: 35 hours

Prerequisites: None


Course Delivery: Self-Paced, Instructor-led


Learning Component Highlights:

  • 6 chapters and 5 modules

  • 24 practice labs (plus 4 optional labs)

  • 7 Cisco Packet Tracer activities

  • 40+ interactive activities, videos and quizzes

  • 2 final exams


Course Recognitions: 

  • Certificate of Completion

  • Digital Badge