There are no formal pre-requisites for this course. Knowledge of IT would be advantageous but not essential. An understanding of the general principles of information technology security would be useful, but again, not essential. Awareness of the issues involved with security control activity would be advantageous.
At the end of each module an assessment is undertaken to determine understanding of the information covered in that module.
At the end of the course participants undertake a paper-based examination on the last day of the course.