Cyber security in schools training

We want to help your school configure your technology and get the most out of the security products available to you.

We have a series of webinars and online training and a newsletter to help keep you up to date with the latest technology changes.

The webinars will be created for the tech lead at your school or your IT service provider.

The security sessions

This series covers the key areas to configure in your Microsoft or Google software, based on incidents we’ve seen. We’ll provide Ministry recommendations and then explain how to set it up in your Google and Microsoft software.

Topics planned are:

Microsoft Tech bytes

Tech bytes is a short series of technical videos showing you how you can quickly deploy capabilities from the Microsoft 365 Security suite.

Microsoft webinars

Microsoft will be hosting a series of live webinars focused on the core pillars of cybersecurity and how Microsoft 365 with A5 can raise the base security configuration and cyber resilience of our schools and kura. Webinars will be recorded and made available below.

Topic Registration

Learn the fundamentals of A5 Licensing

Join this webinar to learn about the capabilities included in Microsoft's A5 licence for staff and students, as of the Ministry of Education's Schools' Agreement with Microsoft.

Watch the video(external link)


Zero Trust & Microsoft

Join this webinar to understand why you can embark on a modern, future-focused cybersecurity journey leveraging your Microsoft 365 capabilities and the principles of 'zero trust'.

Video coming soon


Building the Connected Ecosystem

Join this webinar to learn about how you can leverage Microsoft 365 to build a cohesive and integrated cybersecurity strategy for your school that will improve your ability to detect and respond to cyber threats.

Video coming soon

Finding Your Way with Cybersecurity Frameworks

Join this webinar to understand industry-endorsed cybersecurity frameworks and when to recommended controls to improve your cyber resilience.

Video coming soon


Google Workspace: how to

The following videos will help your school make the most out of your Google workspace suite.

The Digital Download Newsletter

Our digital-focused newsletter is sent out monthly and shares tech news and tips with the sector. Subscribe to Digital Download(external link)

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