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Oct 2011: Digicore Offer 20% Discount on Training Courses*

We have a very special offer available for this month only. Book and pay in full for any module from the list below and avail of a

discount 20% off tuition fees. * exclusions apply


Certified Security Testing Associate (CSTA)

Certified Security Testing Professional (CSTP)

Certified Security Incident Specialist (CSIS)

Certified Forensic Investigation Practitioner (CFIP)

Certified Malware Investigator (CMI)

Certified ISO27001 Implementation Practitioner (CIIP)

Certified Wireless Security Analyst (CWSA)



Call Linda now on 01 685 4942 for more details.


Aug 2011: Digicore and the ICTTF partner to launch the Cyber Security Academy

The Cyber Security Academy will help individuals develop their professional careers. We will be offering significant discounts and favourable terms for members of the International Cyber Threat Task Force (ICTTF). To become a member register by logging on to


If you would like to discuss your education and career path options, please contact us on 01 685 4942.


Aug 2011: Check out the New Revamped CSTA course

The long awaited new revamped and updated CSTA course is here and will begin on 12th September 2011. This 4-day ethical hacking training course is a hands-on journey into the hacking mindset, examining and practically applying the tools and techniques that hackers use to launch “infrastructure” attacks. Practical exercises reinforce theory as you experiment with a Windows 2008 domain (server and workstation) plus a Linux server. Check it out here.


July 2011: Training Rooms to Hire

Digicore offer high spec facilities for hire, day or evening time. Situated in a quiet suburban location with free parking and easy access to the M50, we offer a professional air conditioned environment with high speed Internet access. For more information please contact


July 2011: Movada and Digicore join forces to offer real value

Digicore have partnered with Movada one of Irelands leading Telecoms Consultancies. Movada is Irelands leading Telecommunications Consultancy for Mobile, Fixed and Data infrastructures for the SME market. With well over a decade of experience working with the largest telecoms companies in Ireland and Europe, Movada understands the complexity of the telecoms market, and how to make it simple for their clients. Together, both Movada and Digicore now offer an unrivalled service to businesses that focuses on:

- Cost Reduction
- Improved Security
- Improved Performance
- Improved Productivity
Increased Profits


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March 2011: New Belfast City Centre Location

Digicore are delighted to announce that we are now offering our prestigious Computer Security and Forensics Training programmes in Belfast in conjunction with Mullan Training. We feel that this city centre location will be very convenient for all our clients in Belfast and surrounding counties in Northern Ireland. Our first course Certified Security Testing Associate (CSTA) Ethical Hacking Hands-On 1 will take place from 3-5 May 2011. For more information check out or Tel: + 44 (0) 28 9032 2228


ISO27001 Course scheduled for November 2010

Digicore's CIIP Implementing ISO 27001 Training course will be running on 4th, 5th & 6th November 2010. On this 3-day practical ISO 27001 course, students will learn the component parts of the standard, how to define and risk assess information assets in a way suitable to their organisation, and the essential requirements for obtaining ISO 27001 certification. Delegates who successfully complete the exam included at the end of the training course will be awarded the Certified ISO 27001 Implementation Practitioner (CIIP) qualification. The CIIP is a stand-alone qualification but it can also be used as a module for those who are pursuing a PgC, PgD or MSc in Computer Security and Forensics. Click Here for course outline and pricing details.


Certified Wireless Security Ananlyst course scheduled for October 2010

CWSA course will run over 2 days beginning on 15th October 2010. The course follows the evolution of wireless security, teaching the underlying principles so that students leave not only with an understanding of the current scene but also better prepared as the world of wireless inevitably changes.  Hands-on exercises reinforce theory with practice, allowing delegates to see the methods work for themselves.Click here for a course outline and pricing details.


Aug 2010: Launch of New Term Schedule

Digicore have launched their new schedule of classes for the year 2010/2011 kicking off with the CSIS on 27th August 2010. For more information click here for a list of upcoming courses and dates.



July 2010: Certified MAC Forensics Specialist (CMFS) course available at Digicore from November 2010.

This 3 day MAC forensics training course gives delegates a practical understanding of data structures and potential evidence as produced in Apple Mac OS X environments along with implementing forensic tools on Mac OS X-based file systems. Delegates who successfully complete the exam included at the end of the training course will be awarded the Certified Mac Forensics Specialist (CMFS) qualification.


Apr 2010: Digicore to offer electronic versions of course material on Apple's new iPad:

Digicore today announced that they will be providing course material for their PgC, PcD and MSc programmes loaded on Apple's innovated iPad (when available). "The iPad is a revolution in digital media, and Digicore is embracing this technology head on" said Eamon Noonan Technical Director . "Students will be offered the traditional paper- based manuals combined with additional course material pre-loaded on the iPad. Students will also be able to obtain the iPad FREE when they sign up and pay for their full course "**. For more on this offer please call our sales team on 01 6854942.


Mar 2010:  New PgC (Post Graduate Certificate) and PgD (Post Graduate Diploma) in Computer Security and Forensics available.

Digicore today announced in conjunction with the University of Bedfordshire the availability of two new course options on their Computer Security and Forensics Track: a PgC and a PgD. The PgC (Post Graduate Certificate) can be achieved by successfully completing 4 modules of the MSc track and a PgD (Post Graduate Diploma) can be achieved by students who successfully complete 7 modules of the MSc track. "Students now have an option to obtain 3rd level qualifications sooner and demonstrate their achievement " said Linda Hennessy Operations Director of Digicore. " We would hope and encourage students to complete the full MSc but along the way they have measured successes" Full details of the PgC and PgD options are available by calling Digicore on 01 6854942.



Feb 2010: Security+ added to Digicore's range of Security courses.

Security+, CompTIA's internationally recognised Security qualification is now available at Digicore. "We see Security+ as an entry point to those wishing to make Security their preferred career track" said Eamon Noonan Technical Director of Digicore. " Students can build their qualification portfolio with this vendor-neutral certification that proves competency in system security, network infrastructure, access control and organizational security". Students can then progress to their PgC as the next step in their Security career.


CSIS Course scheduled for Feb 2010

The Certified Security Incident Specialist (CSIS) course has been scheduled for delivery by Digicore in February 2010. This 4 day technical, highly practical course is designed to equip information security specialists with the knowledge and skills to deal effectively with incident response situations. Click Here for course outline and pricing details.


Digicore's new Phone Forensics Course announced.

Scheduled for launch in April 2010 Digicore's new Certified Phone Forensics course adds another significant certification to it's expanding range of specialist Security offerings. Details will be available soon.


Digicore appointed as 7Safe's ATP in Republic of Ireland & Northern Ireland

7Safe the UK's most prestigious Security and Forensics Company has appointed Digicore to deliver their University accredited training programmes in Ireland. The 7Safe course range included Security, ISO27001 and Forensics training together with support services.


Digicore opens new state of the art training facility in Dublin.

Digicore has opened a new state of the art training facility in Dublin on the Grange Road in Rathfarnham. This facility complete with  fully air conditioned training rooms, Interactive Whiteboards and up to date computer equipment is designed to maximise the training experience.



 ** Terms and conditions apply - For details please contact us on 01 6854942.