• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This comprehensive course, “Security Leadership Essentials for Non-technical Managers,” offered by Tonex, equips non-technical managers with essential skills to navigate and lead in the complex landscape of cybersecurity. Participants will gain a profound understanding of security principles, risk management, and effective strategies to protect organizational assets. Tonex’s “Security Leadership Essentials for Non-technical Managers” is a dynamic course designed to empower non-technical leaders with critical cybersecurity skills. Tailored for executives, project managers, and department heads, this program provides a foundational understanding of cybersecurity concepts, risk management, and effective communication with technical teams.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the fundamental principles of cybersecurity
  • Develop knowledge of common cybersecurity threats and vulnerabilities
  • Learn effective communication strategies for cybersecurity topics
  • Explore best practices for creating a security-aware culture within the organization
  • Gain insights into risk management and compliance in the context of cybersecurity
  • Acquire skills to assess and prioritize security risks relevant to non-technical managers
  • Learn how to collaborate with technical teams to implement and maintain security measures
  • Understand the legal and ethical considerations related to cybersecurity
  • Enhance leadership skills to navigate cybersecurity challenges in a non-technical role
  • Explore case studies and real-world examples of successful security leadership in non-technical roles

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

  • Risk Management
  • Network Services
  • All-Source Analysis
  • Legal Advice and Advocacy
  • Executive Cyber Leadership