Course ID EI0020190520
Course Title IT in Education e-Safety Series: Cybersecurity and Safeguards in Schools
Organising Division Education Infrastructure Division
First Issue Date and Time 2019/11/21 14:27
Latest Issue Date and Time 2019/11/21 14:27
 Event (ID)   Session   Date   Time   No. of Hours   Venue   Speaker(s) / Facilitator(s)   Max. no. of participants 
  2020/01/13 (Mon)    09:30 - 12:00    2.5    W301, 3/F, West Block, EDB Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, 19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong
(Exit E, Kowloon Tong MTR Station)  
 Professionals and representatives from eLearning Consortium (eLC), Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Limited (HKIRC), Hong Kong Telecom (HKT), Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Center (HKCERT)   200 
 Event (ID)   Session   Closing date for   Remark 
 Applicant   Recommending / Approving Officer 
 1   2020/01/03   2020/01/06   This is a new programme.  
Participant Group All principals, teachers, and technical support staff in primary and secondary schools  
Objective(s) This seminar aims to enhance schools’ awareness on cyber security and the importance of regular vulnerability assessment in schools. 
Programme Description 1. School vulnerability test on information security;
2. Trends in cyber-attacks and related issues;
3. Different types of security incidents and how to reduce losses;
4. Updating school-based information security policy; and
5. Security checking of the school website. 
Language Medium Cantonese Supplemented with English  
CPD Elements for Principal
CPD Mode: Structured Learning
CPD Hours: 2.5   Hour(s)
Core Areas of Leadership: I. Strategic Directions & Policy Environment
CPD Elements for Teacher
CPD Mode: Structured Learning
CPD Hours: 2.5   Hour(s)
CPD Domain: III. School Development
Content Area Information Technology in Education (V)
Attendance required for successful completion 100 %  Training & development data will be revealed in Teacher's Personal Profile in e-Services Portal (for e-Services Teacher account holders only) upon successful completion.
Enrolment Method: Web enrolment
Number of Nominees from Each School/Unit: 2
Requiring School Priority: Yes
Maximum No. of Event(s) selectable: 1
First-Come, First-Served: Yes
Evaluation Paper evaluation  
Contact Person(s): (1) Enrolment: IT in Education Section / (2) Course Content: Ms Jackio KWOK
Enquiry Telephone No: (1) 3698 3579 / (2) 8204 4222
Email Address: (1) / (2)
Remarks 1. Prior application via Training Calendar System (TCS) is required and walk-ins will not be entertained.

2. Heads of schools are requested to endorse the online application by the closing date. Nominations will be processed on a first-come-first-served basis whereas considerations will also be given to allow more schools to participate.

3. Applicants and the respective school heads will be notified the application status through TCS 7 days before the event start date under normal circumstances. Successful applicants should attend the confirmed event and bring along the confirmation mail when attending the course.

4. The accepted applicants who cannot attend the course are required to inform the ITE Section via email ( at least 3 working days before the event date in order to arrange substitution.

5. Rejected applicants and the respective school heads will also be notified through the TCS 3 days before the respective event commencement under normal circumstances.

6. To help keep a more accurate attendance record, participants are required to sign-in & sign-out on registration list. Being late or leaving early for more than 30 minutes will not be granted any CPD hours.

7. No parking space is available at the venue.

8. Special Arrangements for Bad Weather
a. Course/Activity in the morning session will be cancelled when Black Rainstorm Warning Signal or Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 or above is issued or stays in effect at or after 6:30 am.
b. Course/Activity in the afternoon session will be resumed when Black Rainstorm Warning Signal or Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 or above is cancelled at or before 11:30 am. Otherwise, the Course/Activity is declared to be cancelled.

9. Details of IT in Education Professional Development Programmes for teachers can be accessed at the IT in Education Section's website:

10. For school technical support staff, please complete the attached form and fax at 2382 4403.  
Attachment(s) Application+form+for+TSS+(Eng+Chi).docx