Saltbush’s ICT security training course instructors are able to draw upon their considerable hands-on industry experience to enhance the value of their training presentations for your organisation. Saltbush offers a range of courses publicly and tailored to your organisations’ needs. Below is a brief description of our ICT Security course offerings.

ICT Security Courses

Web Application Secure Coding

Topics: Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) Top 10 Web Application Security Risks; Overview of the OWASP Testing and Developer Guides v3.0 methodology; Vulnerability exploitation (hacking) exercises using the OWASP WebGoat tool; and Vulnerability patching exercises using the OWASP WebGoat tool. Download Web Application Secure Coding Course Brochure for more information. 

ISM Fundamentals

Topics: Security Governance; Security Policy;  Security Risk Management;  Incident Response Plan; System Security Plans; Standard Operating Procedures; Accreditation and Certification; Change Management; Security Awareness Training; and ICT Security Standards. Download ISM Fundamentals Brochure for more information.

Cyber Security Incident Management

Topics: What constitutes an Information Security Incident; Distinguishing the different Incident classes and discussing strategies to deal with them; How to harness the human based detection systems within your organisation; What technologies are available to detect security incidents and how to best deploy them in your network; How to develop response plans to cater for the various incident types; Tips on how to preserve forensic evidence and when and who to call for help; Understanding ASD’s reporting requirements and how to work with the CSOC. Download Cyber Security Incident Management Brochure for more information.

Protective Security Fundamentals

Topics: Overview of the PSM and ISM landscape; Overview of Security Classifications and the implications for marking, handling and storage; Foundations of ISM Security Policy; and Fundamentals of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Download Protective Security Fundamentals Brochure for more information.

Vulnerability Testing

Topics: Understanding the OWASP Test Guide; Focused, Vulnerability exploitation exercises using multiple tools; Techniques to mitigate discovered vulnerabilities; Reporting vulnerabilities. Download Vulnerability Testing Course Brochure for more information.

Upcoming ICT Security Courses

Please see listings below for scheduled ICT courses below or contact Saltbush to discuss tailored training needs.


Aug 2017

ISM Fundamentals


Canberra Office
Canberra Airport, ACT

8:30 am - 4:30 pm
If you are new to ICT Security, or have a need to be informed about what the Information Security Manual (ISM) is and how it should be employed in your organisation, then this two day seminar is what you’ll need to get a foundation understanding of what is required by…

Sep 2017

Cyber Security Incident Management


Canberra Office
Canberra Airport, ACT

8:30 am - 4:30 pm
ASD has amended the security documentation set to now include the Incident Response Plan (IRP). The Cyber Security Incident Management Course is designed to take attendees on the path to prepare an IRP for their Agency of Organisation. The course covers the definition of a security incident, what different types…