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President’s Charity of the Year – Bristol Children’s Help Society

                            The Bristol Children’s Help Society is a privately funded volunteer led charity that owns and runs Barton Camp our 100 bed residential children’s centre in the beautiful Mendip hills. Barton Camp operates through the year as a base where disadvantaged local children can enjoy a few … more


BLS features in Bristol Post oldest thriving companies in Bristol

Excerpt from the article: How Bristol’s oldest companies are still thriving after more than 100 years in business They include the city’s last-surviving chocolate maker a wine merchant and a tannery. Why do some companies struggle to survive beyond a year while others flourish for hundreds? Although more than 90 per cent of small companies in Britain will survive one … more


No 12, The Meeting Rooms – Conference, Meeting and Mediation Rooms for Hire

Bristol Law Society’s suite of conference and meeting rooms including a suite of mediation rooms are conveniently located in the centre between the Waterfront Area and the Old City in a modern building situated on the corner of Colston Avenue and St Stephen’s Avenue.  There are a number of large public car parks within a 5 minute walk from the … more


GCHQ certificate in social engineering


Get your GCHQ certificate in social engineering awareness to demonstrate to clients your high level of training and commitment to cyber security.

Refreshments, lunch and GCHQ certificate included. 4th July, Engine Shed, Bristol.
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/cyber-security-training-gchq-certified-social-engineering-awareness-course-tickets-46363318935

Description
You are your organisation’s human firewall. As technical defences get better we are seeing a steep increase in the use of social engineering to enable attackers to gain access to your assets. Attaining a GCHQ certificate in Social Engineering Awareness helps demonstrate your commitment to security to your clients and makes you more confident and capable of defending yourself and your company.

About the trainer
Lisa Forte is an expert speaker on cybercrime, intelligence and online footprints and founder of Red Goat Cyber Security. Lisa began her career working in counter-terrorism intelligence for a UK Government agency. Whilst there she researched the process of online radicalisation by terrorist groups and the lengthy and risky social engineering process undertaken by terrorist recruiters. Lisa then went on to work for one of the UK Police Cyber Crime Units. Lisa left the Cyber Crime Unit in 2017 to form Red Goat Cyber Security which provides GCHQ certified cyber security training as well as helping organisations prepare for a cyber-attack through the use of wargaming. She is frequently speaking at major conferences around the world on cyber security and social engineering.