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National Cyber Security Awareness Month – October 2018

Since its inception in the USA in 2004, National Cybersecurity Awareness Month aims to focus on raising awareness of cyber security threats, promote cyber security amongst companies and the general public and provide resources to protect themselves online enabled through education and sharing of good practices. The European Cyber Security […]

Another massive Data Breach – BA Hacked

Following confirmation in August by Dixons Carphone (owners of Currys PC World, Carphone Warehouse, Mobiles.co.uk and Dixons Travel (the airport tech retailer) that c10m records had been stolen, British Airways have now announced that the Credit Card information of at least 380,000 customers has been hacked. The airline (part of […]

Security Testing— an opportunity to meet a world renowned expert

Alongside our extensive Security and Software Testing training course availability, we are delighted to be able to offer ISTQB Advanced Security Tester training from Randy Rice (over from the USA) who is chair of the ISTQB Advanced Security Tester Working Party which created the 2016 Advanced Security Tester Syllabus. ISTQB […]

GDPR is here in just a month!!

We here at Focus on Training make no apology for again reminding you that the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes in to full force on 25th May 2018 and is widely regarded as the most significant reform of Data Protection Law over the past 25 years. Many reports suggest […]

VMware in pricing reversal alongside reports Dell is considering a ‘Reverse Merger’ With VMware

Last month we reported that ‘Prices on all VMware courses are increasing from the end of January, in many cases by a considerable amount, with many having already increased.’ This month we report that VMware (who provide cloud computing and platform virtualisation software and services) have reversed that decision completely […]

From the Archive – Our most popular Blog Articles

Whilst we make no guarantees that the information contained within these articles is still accurate, or indeed valid, it is interesting to see the top 10 Blog articles read by you, our readers, over the past couple of months (some of them are years old!). APMP or PRINCE2 or PMP? […]

Finance, Accounting and Taxation Training Courses now available

Focus on Training is pleased to announce the launch of a new range of courses covering Finance, Accounting and Taxation. Our range of finance and accounting training courses are specifically for business and finance professionals looking to broaden their knowledge or refresh in key areas, including Governance, Risk, Financial Markets, […]

Just when you thought Black Friday and Cyber Monday were over!

More Than 800 Training Offers! Bag a training bargain in time for Christmas. We have more special offer dates than ever before available to book online now – but hurry places on all courses are limited. Courses available include PRINCE2, ITIL, Agile, Scrum, SAFe & much more. You can view […]

When is Black Friday not Black Friday?

When it’s every day of the year! Whether you’re looking to book a course for yourself or training for an entire team – here at Focus on Training we believe in providing Choice and Value throughout the year, not just on one day in November! In addition, we regularly have […]

PRINCE2 & ITIL – Train now and beat the exam price rise!

From January 2018, all exams covering the range of AXELOS courses will be administered by PeopleCert – a global leader in the development and delivery of examinations. This move to a single exam provider means that, unfortunately, for many of our training partners, exam prices for popular certifications are going […]