ICT Manager, Advanced Federal Diploma of Higher Education
Be at the top of the Cyber Security field in Switzerland!
Course Start Dates
19 November 2021
3 semesters / 18 months
Online / Onsite
Those who register for the federal examination are entitled to a 50% refund, by the Swiss Government, out of the course fee.
Access higher management positions
While also promoting, motivating, and guiding your staff with the help of most modern management methods within the ICT sector. Our course will improve your knowledge, practically and theoretically, preparing you for one of the most prestigious Diploma in the ICT sector in Switzerland.
Information Event. Online.
06 July 2021
13:30 - 14:00
20 July 2021
13:30 - 14:00
Academic director of Cyber Security programs at Swiss Cyber Forum
Executive Director, Center for Information Assurance and Cyber Security Professor, University of Washington
ICT Manager with Federal Diploma
ICT Managers, with many years of professional experience to the point of the Federal Examination, possess extensive specialist and managerial tasks in the ICT sector. The purpose of the Federal Diploma is to provide assurance that the person who obtained it distinguishes herself or himself in terms of commitment, practical, and technical knowledge. Therefore, the holder is capable of assuming higher management roles within the ICT professional field.
ICT Manager course prepares professionals from all industries for the federal examination and increasingly complex future of cyber security. Participants will gain a full understanding of the challenges and potential of information security compliance, and management systems, along with the frameworks and definitions of governance for an information security strategy to help secure their organisation’s cyber-resilient future.
Over one year, participants will access key tools, principles, and frameworks from international professors and academic instructors. Participants will learn how to evaluate and implement information security solutions, ensure information security incident handling, and create a competitive advantage for their organisation.
Who is a ICT Manager?
The ICT Managers recognize relevant relationships and dependencies in the overall context of the organizations, thus are able to manage efficiently and effectively using informed decisions. They consider the economic, environmental, social, legal, and personnel aspects of the company and work with responsibility.
They manage the employees according to modern management methods and thus achieve with their teams the predetermined goals.
ICT Managers develop the ICT strategy and derive the corresponding service portfolio for their organizational unit. On this basis, they determine which services are purchased.
Key Professional Competences
The occupational profile of an ICT Manager can be different from one job to another, such as:
ICT Management - Develop ICT strategy, define sourcing strategy, implementing change
Business Engineering - Designing ICT processes, determine ICT process and organizational structure, advice on ICT use
Leadership and Management - Create and monitor financial planning, personnel Planning resources, taking legal aspects into account in ICT projects
ICT Risk Management - Perform ICT security analyses, ensuring ICT security
We are recognized Course Provider
We are Education Partner with ICT
We are Education Partner with Airbus
Cyber Security Skills Needed
There will be an estimated 3.5 Million open cybersecurity jobs worldwide by 2021.
LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT
The course content is based on the ICT Berufsbildung Competence Framework and highlights the following 4 areas of competence:
Finance, Accounting, Law
Law, Regulations and Leadership
Finance, Accounting, Leadership
Security, Compliance, Service Management
Highlights of our Courses
Real-world cyber security challenges from industry experts
The content and structure of our course are designed by internationally recognized cybersecurity academics and experts, with practice-oriented case studies and cyber incident challenges.
Learn anytime anywhere
The course will start online on May 2022, in the same day, simultaneously throughout Switzerland. You can attend this course while working full time, from anywhere from the world.
Those who register for the federal examination are entitled to a 50% refund, by the Swiss Government, out of the course fee, regardless of the results of the exam.
Pre-hire screening and career coach
After finishing our course, we can conduct a pre-hire screening, therefore helping you with your professional career in finding a new job in cyber security.
To be able to attend the Federal Examination, one of the following conditions must be met:
A bachelor’s or master’s degree from a recognized higher educational institution and has two years of professional experience in the ICT field
A diploma of a higher technical examination / higher technical college and three years of experience in the ICT field
A professional certificate of a professional examination and has four years of experience in the ICT field
Under a "sur dossier" examination, the proof is provided of qualified professional experience in the ICT field of at least eight years and the last two years in a leading specialist and/or line function in the ICT field
If you have a different background, please contact us, we will gladly clarify your admission in advance!
Key Learning Objectives: LEAP
Learn frameworks for effective strategies to ensure that information and data are better protected against illegal access by third parties.
Examine the processes, the value chain, the assets worth protecting, and the strategy of the company.
Access a network of world-class academics, industry experts, and peers to connect and develop ideas, and to put theory into practice.
Procure advanced federal diploma of higher education from state secretariat for education, research and innovation.