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4 CPE Credits

Exploring Cybersecurity in Industrial Control Systems

As manufacturing becomes more automated, digitized and network-enabled, the risks and attack surfaces increase. Industrial control systems (ICS) deployment and usage is expanding and cybersecurity professionals need to be more aware of the area and the implications for security. This course explores the fundamental concepts around security concerns within industrial control systems (ICS) helping you understand how ICS supports critical infrastructure and the global need for ICS security, as it proliferates in various industries.


  • Introduction to the History and Context of ICS 
  • Overview ICS and the World of Devices  
  • Overview of ICS Standards, Regulations and Frameworks  
  • Overview of ICS Convergence  

Who Should Take This Course:

Cybersecurity professionals who want to explore industrial control systems and understand the need for collaborative security approaches. Must have knowledge of cybersecurity concepts.

About This Course:

Immersive Courses provide in-depth training on a variety of relevant and timely cybersecurity topics. This course takes you through scenarios in these industry sectors: Oil and gas, food processing and healthcare. You will learn about these industries and respond to relevant questions. You will be asked to make critical decisions involved in protecting your organization. This course also includes take-away activities to complete as you apply the concepts from the course. The course contains instructional videos, activities, knowledge checks, perspectives from the field and additional resources with examples. At the end of the course you will be asked to take a final assessment and must score 70% or higher prior to receiving a certificate of completion and earning continuing professional education (CPE) credits.