Tailored Cyber Awareness Education and Training

Improve organisational resilience to cyber risks and threats by giving your employees the tools they need to understand the part they play in keeping themselves and the organisation more secure. Our awareness training brings this to life in an engaging session, with tailored content ensuring maximum relevance and impact.


  • Created by Defence System Approach to Training (DSAT) experienced individuals
  • Delivered by experienced trainers and cyber operational experts
  • Content tailored to your organisational operations and risk profile
  • On premise or virtual delivery options
  • Incorporate organisational process and reporting practises into course content


  • Develops confidence and education of workforce to prevent and respond
  • Empowers workforce to reduce mistakes and minimise own risk
  • Encourages a security minded culture within the organisation
  • Increases awareness of cyber security and organisational processes
  • Reduces the risk of social engineering attacks being successful
  • Prevents down time by reducing security incidents
  • Increases workforce compliance of information and security processes


£5,000 an instance

  • Education pricing available

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Telephone: 01452929272


Planning service
How the planning service works
GDAK assist in the planning and creation for a whole-organisation approach to increasing its cyber maturity. GDAK do this by:
Conducting an understand phase to baseline the organisation's current maturity and effectiveness for preventing and responding to incidents and crisis.
Identify skills, process and technology areas for improvement.
Schedule a campaign plan for improvement for the organisation to follow and budget against.
Utilise specialist consultancy, training and exercising to identify, educate, test and validate throughout the schedule.
Review effectiveness and advise on continual improvement strategies and schedules.
Planning service works with specific services


Training service provided
How the training service works
GDAK provide tailored and bespoke training services to its clients, supporting education and awareness improvement across cyber security, information security and crisis management that is relevant to the client’s organisation. Integrating our skills, experience and delivery methods in our educational services, we focus on an intelligence led holistic approach to cyber security that supports embedding good practise within the workplace across people, process and technology. This training can support whole workforce cyber awareness guidance, resilience and effective response planning against adversarial actions. Training and awareness is most effective when ran continually within a campaign or programme. GDAK can put in place and execute education and awareness campaigns using a multitude of different delivery methods and internal marketing strategies.
Training is tied to specific services

Setup and migration

Setup or migration service available

Quality assurance and performance testing

Quality assurance and performance testing service
How the quality assurance and performance testing works
Utilising our scoping sessions and regular collaboration with our clients, we use a repeatable model which includes quality assurance embedded throughout the delivery. Setting learning outcomes, validating these against best practice and delivering in harmony with the organisations processes can ensure the appropriate quality assurances are maintained throughout the delivery of this service. ALl service include opportunity for feedback and this information will be provided to the buyer. By training the organisation’s staff within information and cyber security will support a competent workforce to minimise their own risks and support the Organisations own quality practices in their ability to follow security and risk management processes effectively. To consolidate this learning and combine this with the organisations plans, an exercise allows organisations to evaluate their approach in a safe and risk free environment against realistic and impactful situations to determine if their workforce are skilled, training and experienced to deal with events. Unlike audit it shows if the people process and technology collectively work successfully together to provide the organisation with that quality assurance that their plans can be carried out accordingly.

Security testing

Security services
Security services type
  • Security strategy
  • Security risk management
  • Cyber security consultancy
  • Security incident management
  • Other
Other security services
  • Cyber & Crisis Exercise Creation
  • Cyber & Crisis Exercise Facilitation
  • Incident Response Planning

Ongoing support

Ongoing support service

Service scope

Service constraints

User support

Email or online ticketing support
Email or online ticketing
Support response times
GDAK will aim to answer email queries within 24 hours between 0900 - 1700 Monday - Friday.

GDAK will endeavour to meet any reasonable requests from its buyers.
User can manage status and priority of support tickets
Phone support
Phone support availability
9 to 5 (UK time), Monday to Friday
Web chat support
Support levels


Supplier type
Not a reseller

Staff security

Staff security clearance
Conforms to BS7858:2019
Government security clearance
Up to Developed Vetting (DV)

Standards and certifications

ISO/IEC 27001 certification
ISO 28000:2007 certification
CSA STAR certification
PCI certification
Cyber essentials
Cyber essentials plus
Other security certifications
Any other security certifications
  • CISSP - Certified Information Systems Security Professional
  • CISM - Certified Information Security Manager
  • ISO27001 Lead Implementer
  • ISO27001 Lead Auditor
  • Management of Risk (MoR) Practitioner
  • Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)

Social Value

Covid-19 recovery

Covid-19 recovery

As part of the recovery from COVID-19, GDAK have increased the flexibility and adapted ways of working for the delivery of this service. This service can be delivered remotely with the use of collaborative tools and processes to ensure full value and benefit to the buyer is still realised. GDAK can also deliver this service utilising a hybrid of physical and remote working.

To enable GDAK to support its workforce to deliver hybrid working, the workplace conditions within GDAK have also been improved to support social distancing if physical attendance at our sites is required by our staff or clients. The workforce have tools, equipment and process to support effective remote working to deliver on this service.

In line with GDAK's travel policy, where travel for this service is required sustainable travel solutions will be selected, always maintaining care of its workforce within COVID-19. As part of the workforce that will deliver on this service, GDAK has incentives to make more sustainable travel decisions for commuting such as cycle to work and electric car schemes.


GDAK value the wellbeing of its staff and will continue to increase measures to support its workforce that are involved in delivering this service. This has included health insurance which provides benefits and incentives to promote physical wellbeing. In addition to this GDAK has invested in an employee assistance programme, a commitment to mental health at work to support mental health wellbeing of all its employees. GDAK continue to improve and look towards other initiatives to look after the wellbeing of its staff and the community, this year introducing and encouraging volunteer days for its staff to support local communities and initiatives.


£5,000 an instance
Discount for educational organisations

Service documents

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If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need versions of these documents in a more accessible format, email the supplier at Tell them what format you need. It will help if you say what assistive technology you use.