8 WEEKS | 72 HOURS | 1350 EUR

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Who is this course for?

If you considering a career change – then Cyber Security Fundamentals course will equip you with the knowledge and practical skills needed to embark on a successful cybersecurity career. From understanding secure network architecture to mastering risk assessment and incident response, you’ll gain the expertise to protect digital systems and combat cyber threats. In today’s digital landscape, the demand for skilled cybersecurity professionals is soaring so this is the perfect chance to pivot your career and become a cyber defender in an exciting and rapidly evolving industry.

What you will be able to do after the course?

  • Understand the basic concepts of cyber security, including different types of cyber threats, attacks, and vulnerabilities.
  • Understand common cybersecurity tools and technologies used to monitor, detect, and mitigate threats.
  • Understand how to protect confidential information by encrypting it and controlling data access.
  • Familiarity with cybersecurity laws, regulations, and industry standards that guide security practices.

What will you learn?

By taking the Cybersecurity Course at Riga CODING School you will learn the basics of:

  • Ethical Hacking
  • Web Application Security
  • Cryptography
  • Network Security
  • Penetration Testing
  • Application Security

Possible job positions after training:

  • Junior Cybersecurity Analyst
  • Junior Cybersecurity Engineer
  • Junior Data Protection Executive
  • IT Analyst



Tuvākie kursi

April 22

Intensity: 72 hours 
Duration: 8 weeks 
Time: 3 hour session from 20:00 to 23:00 – 3 times per week
Price: 1350 €

Discount system: 

  • -10% Applicable if you are learning with your friend;
  • -15% Applicable to Riga Coding School graduates for all trainings;
  • -10% Applicable if you pay the full amount at once.

Flexible payment options:

  • Pay all at once and get 10% discount;
  • Pay in instalments with a first booking fee of 200 EUR.

Module 1 – Ethical Hacking

  • What is Ethical Hacking?
  • Introduction to cyber risk assessments
  • The concept of ethical hacking disclosure
  • Overview of technologies and tools 

Module 2 – Web Application Security

  • Introduction to Foot printing and Reconnaissance
  • Insight into Web Application Security as a concept
  • Overview of the methodologies employed
  • Insight into countermeasures and defensive strategies

Module 3 – Cryptography

  • The history of Cryptography
  • Overview of the Terminology used
  • Ciphers and their types
  • Insight into modern ciphers
  • Theory: cryptography, encryption, coding
  • Classification of ciphers: classical (substitution and reconstruction) and modern (block and stream and symmetric and asymmetric)
  • Asymmetric encryption
  • Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)
  • TLS and secure connection to websites
  • Insight into Steganography and Cryptanalysis

Module 4 – Network Security

  • What is Wide Area Networking?
  • Introduction to Virtual Private Networking (VPN) and VPN technologies
  • Insight into different VPN types
  • Overview of Cloud Computing basics
  • Ethernet Networks in Review
  • Introduction to IP addressing and Internetworking
  • Best practices in network security

Module 5 – Penetration Testing

  • What is penetration testing?
  • Introduction to testing stages
  • How is intelligence gathered and used?
  • Overview of network scanning
  • Hacking into systems
  • How to obtain access, maintain access and hide your footprints
  • Insight into password cracking, spyware, viruses, and worms
  • Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems (IDPS)
  • How to evade defensive tools

Module 6 – Application Security

  • Introduction to Application Security
  • An overview of OWASP ASVS (Application Security Verification Standard)
  • Insight into application Configuration Hardening
  • System Monitoring and Logging


  • Learn online

    Learn from any city, online
  • Repeat the course

    Opportunity to return and repeat course FREE OF CHARGE within a year
  • Lecture recording

    You can get lecture recordings if you miss a lecture or want to repeat it
  • International certificate

    After your graduation, you will receive an international graduation certificate.
  • Attend workshops and seminars

    We organize additional seminars with professionals and cooperation partners


We teach not only the most popular programming languages in the IT market, but also help strengthen IT. That’s why the career Centre mission is 100% successful employed or practice found students! Build your success story with our help. We help all the most motivated and well-educated students find a practice in one of our IT partner companies.

CONTACT OUR CAREER CENTRE karjera@rigacoding.lv

PRICE 980 €

Paying the full amount

You can pay the full amount straight away before training and get a -10% discount.


Paid in instalments

The booking fee of EUR 200 and the remaining amount broken down by the end of the course.



-10 %


Applicable if you pay the full amount at the time of registration

-15 %


Applicable to all school graduates for all training

-10 %


Applicable if you are learning with your friend

* discounts don‘t add up