Course Content

The MTA Security Fundamentals certification designed to help individuals take the first step in their digital career.

  • Understanding Security Layers 

  • Understanding Authentication. Authorisation, and Accounting 

  • Understanding Security Policies 

  • Understanding Network Security 

  • Protecting the Server and Client 

Course Reviews


All learners must:

  • Be aged 19 or over at the start of your course
  • Lived in the UK at least 3 Years
  • Have a National Insurance Number

Tees Valley Combined Authority: 

  • Resident of Tees Valley Combined Authority

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority: 

  • Resident of Liverpool City Region Combined Authority
  • Be Unemployed, self employed
  • If employed, this training must be supported by the employer and lead to a new role / progression within the organisation.

West Midlands Combined Authority:

  • Resident of West Midlands Combined Authority
  • Be employed, self-employed or on low income

How Learners use this course

By completing this course in Security Fundamentals, you would gain the knowledge to pursue new career opportunities in the cyber security world, e.g;

  • Intelligence Analyst (£20,000 to £52,000)
  • Forensic Computer Analyst (£25,000 to £60,000)
  • Cyber Intelligence Officer (£25,000 to £50,000)