• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This comprehensive course is designed to empower non-engineers with the essential knowledge and skills needed to understand, navigate, and contribute to the ever-evolving field of cybersecurity. Participants will gain a solid foundation in cybersecurity principles, threat landscapes, and risk management strategies, enabling them to make informed decisions and play an active role in securing their organizations.


Tonex’s Cybersecurity for Non-Engineers Training is a dynamic program equipping non-technical professionals with essential cybersecurity insights. Tailored for managers, executives, and compliance officers, this course covers fundamental concepts, threat landscapes, and risk management. Participants delve into cybersecurity technologies, tools, and best practices for data security.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the basics of cybersecurity and its importance in today's digital world.

  • Identify common cybersecurity threats and vulnerabilities that individuals and organizations face.

  • Learn essential cybersecurity terminology to effectively communicate and understand security concepts.

  • Explore the principles of secure password management and create strong, memorable passwords.

  • Gain insights into social engineering tactics and develop strategies to recognize and avoid falling victim to them.

  • Discover best practices for securing personal and professional online accounts and data.

  • Explore the role of encryption in protecting sensitive information and communications.

  • Understand the basics of network security and how to secure home and public Wi-Fi networks.

  • Learn about the importance of software updates and patches in maintaining a secure digital environment.

  • Explore cybersecurity awareness and responsible online behavior for non-engineering professionals.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • All-Source Analysis
  • Exploitation Analysis
  • Risk Management
  • Program/Project Management and Acquisition
  • Strategic Planning and Policy