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Cyber Crime Specialist

Certificate of Completion

Program Code: CB911

Program Overview

In this certificate, you will learn about cyber crime - the latest evolution in criminal activity, as our world becomes increasingly digital. Various groups of hackers, criminals, organized crime and malicious insiders are utilizing new technologies to perpetrate criminal activity. The reliance on new technologies that make up our digital lives is also making the technology itself a target for criminals.


The Cyber Crime Specialist Certificate program is offered online to allow students the flexibility to complete their studies at times convenient to them.

The program introduces you to the new cyber landscape to understand how it can be used to facilitate criminal activity, and how the cyber landscape itself can be targeted for attack. You will explore what cyber security is, the concepts required to ensure information is protected, the types of attacks and techniques used by criminals to compromise information systems, and the tools and techniques used to prevent the various attacks.

This program will be of interest to seasoned professionals working in a wide variety of fields who wish to gain knowledge in this fast-paced and ever-growing industry. Students entering the workforce or looking to differentiate themselves from the pack will also greatly benefit from the topics covered. Knowledge of cyber crime issues is applicable in various fields including law enforcement, business and technology and is a valuable personal asset, protecting yourself and your family from criminal attacks.

Throughout the program you will complete a number of interactive assignments and case studies that can act as a portfolio, demonstrating your skills and knowledge in this field. Whether you are a tech-savvy professional or still struggle to connect to Wi-Fi, this program will bring you up to speed on the cutting edge concepts in cyber crime.



  • CYBE 001: Understanding Cyber Landscape
  • CYBE 002: The Fundamentals of Cyber Security
  • CYBE 003: Cyber Attacks
  • CYBE 004: Cyber Defense

How to Register

You are required to register for each individual course included in a CE program. You can register for a course by selecting it and following the instructions in the “How to Register” box.


Each CE program is comprised of a series of courses which may all have different fees. You are required to register for each course individually and pay the associated fees. Once you select the course, the fee is displayed in the “How to Register” box.

Contact Information

Humber Continuous Professional Learning Social & Community Services
416.675.6622 ext. 4554

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Print/Download Date: July 3, 2022