Essentials to Keep Yourself Safe From Cyber Crime

Essentials to Keep Yourself Safe From Cyber Crime

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Course Overview

Cyber crime is a hot topic for the SRA and it is crucial that all practitioners within the legal sector understand and appreciate the risk which this poses to themselves, their firm and their clients.

During this bite-size session, Robert Edwards will examine the ever-increasing number of methods which cyber criminals employ to perpetrate acquisitive crimes. Consideration will also be given to the steps you can take to mitigate the risk, based on guidance from the SRA.

This session will consider the following topics:

  • Fraud and emails
  • CEO Fraud
  • IT users
  • Smartphones
  • Your business culture
  • Training
  • Guidance from the SRA

What are the requirements?

  • Watch the recorded webinar and review the reference notes and optional evaluation form to test your legal knowledge.

Learning Outcomes

  • On completion of this course you will:
  • Have a greater understanding of the potential risks posed by cyber crime and your duty to mitigate this risk

What is the target audience?

  • This course is essential for all employees


About Instructor - Robert Edwards

Robert Edwards has a long history of providing legal training in criminal, immigration and mental health law.

Bob, now a law lecturer, started his legal career in the armed forces in counter intelligence before his 2nd career commenced in 1996. He has lectured extensively to students studying the ILEX, LLB and for CPE and LPC qualifications, trained the Legal Services Commission and Court Service as well as the RAF police force. Bob's forces career took him across the world advising on various Immigration and Criminal Law matters. He has a natural ability to explain the complex in simple terms.

Course Curriculum

Recorded Webinars

  • Webinar


  • Notes
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