Cyber security for businesses

The need for businesses to be cyber aware and secure has never been greater. But how do you ensure your staff are skilled, your processes tight and your security is second-to-none?

The University of Hertfordshire’s Cyber Security Centre offers business support based on decades of industry and academic expertise. Our centre is built on the connection between training, consultancy and research, using each project to inform and better our services to keep your company protected.

Our services to business are bespoke to your particular needs and coming from an academic institution we can offer balanced and objective recommendations. Read more about areas of Cyber Security we support you on and the different ways we can deliver what you need.


We offer tailored training courses for businesses, government agencies and law enforcement on a wide range of themes including Cyber Forensics, Cyber Security Technology and Cyber Security Management. As a member of the European Cybercrime Training and Education Group we have specialist laboratories and the University’s unique replica Crown Courtroom used for training in courtroom procedure.


Each business is treated as an individual to build a consultancy project around the outcomes you need. Our members bring to your project their experience of working in industry and facing its challenges as well as a deeper understanding from years of thorough investigation. We also deliver impartial and secure penetration testing services, keeping your cyber needs as safe as possible.


Our research is at the forefront of innovation in computer science. We centre on industry-focused research and development, working with you to create new and pioneering solutions to wider problems in cyber security. We’ve particular experience in building profitable Knowledge Transfer Partnerships, transferring expert research know-how and skills into your company.

Find out more about our research capabilities.

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Contact Business Development to find out how we can help your business.