Why is Cybersecurity Education and Awareness Important?
Effective cybersecurity to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of Queen’s information and resources, requires that every individual at the University do their part and follow the best practices.
Cybersecurity training and awareness educates Queen’s members to understand, recognize, prevent, and respond to security incidents.
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What are the components of the program?
To strengthen Queen’s University’s security posture our Cybersecurity Education and Awareness Program includes:
- Interactive Training: This includes Annual training and supplementary Role-based training specific to your function at the University.
- Awareness Material: This includes cybersecurity material that will be updated quarterly.
Learning Paths for Role-based Training
Training assigned to you is specific to your role at the University.
Annual training (to be completed by all students, staff and faculty irrelevant of your function) invitations will be sent out annually in October and Role-based training (related to your function) invitations will be sent out every three or six months. Training invitation notification emails will be sent to your @queensu.ca email from firstname.lastname@example.org.