Thank you to everyone who completed their bite-size cyber security training course last week. If you were unable to do so, please expect a reminder email.

Damaging cyber attacks have hit University of Manchester, Newcastle University and recently University of Wolverhampton.

As individuals, we are all at the front line of our defences and there are straightforward, well-established steps we can all take to improve our cyber security.

To help equip you, we have created a short series of bite-size training packages on the MetaCompliance platform that should all take fewer than 10 minutes to complete.

You will receive an email from with the subject line starting “Cyber spotlight series” and the course title. Please log in with your university username and password to access the course.

The Cyber Security team is also here to support you, so please do reach out if you have any questions or feedback by emailing If you see suspicious activity or suspect a cyberattack, email