Cyber Essentials Canada focuses on five key controls, to mitigate against the majority of online threats. Read up on the specific requirements to be best prepared for Cyber Essentials Canada certification.
Select your certification type, Cyber Essentials Canada Basic or Cyber Essentials Canada Plus, which includes access to the unique toolset, The Cyber Highway.
Start your journey on The Cyber Highway by defining your organization’s scope. Next, complete 34 statements on your Journey Report located on The Cyber Highway detailing your organization’s cyber hygiene, and upload any supporting evidence required.
When you submit your Journey Report, it is reviewed by a third-party organization, called a Certification Body, of your choice. If the submission aligns with the Cyber Essentials Canada requirements, the Certification Body will recommend your organization for certification.
Cyber Essentials Canada reviews and approves all certification recommendations to ensure fairness and consistency. All successful applicants will be awarded Cyber Essentials Canada certification valid for one (1) year.