If you’re interested in computing, and/or business, and have wondered what happens during a terrorist cyber-attack then come along to this event where we will be recreating a real-life cyber-attack scenario.
On the day you will…
- work with a cyber-security scenario which will follow a data attack in real time development throughout the day.
- work through the day in teams to solve the case by taking on various roles within a company affected by a cyber-security breach.
- discuss relevant courses and career pathways with college and faculty student ambassadors and academics who will be on hand to support the event.
10:00 – 10:30am
Welcome address – Next Steps South West and Cyber Security Firm Brief overview of the day and outline of cyber-attack scenario, expected outcomes and participation of students.
10:30 – 11:45:
Cyber-attack exercise (part one)
11:45 – 12:00:
Feedback and questions
12:00 – 13:00:
Lunch (Here students will have the opportunity to visit various stands from colleges and Higher Institutions supporting the event)
13:00 – 14:15:
Cyber Attack exercise (part two)
14:15 – 14:45:
Questions, feedback and evaluation of the day
Priority for this event is for NSSW target pupils. 70 places are available. A maximum of 14 students can be booked per school/college. Transport costs can be covered.
To register for this event, contact your Next Steps South West in-school coordinator. If you are unsure of who this is, please check with a member of staff at your school.