“The security of customer data is key to our day to day business operations.
Ambersail continues to provide Valldata with high quality audit and assistance services to support the security of our networks and applications.”
IT Director, Valldata

Why Cyber Essentials?

Hardly a day goes by without a report of a high profile cyber security incident. No organisation is immune.

Companies are now building cyber security features into all their business operations. To ignore the threat is simply too high a risk.

Cyber Essentials provides a high level framework for companies and organisations that are looking to take security seriously.

Needing to be certified to supply services and products? Concerned that you need to develop secure networks and working practices?

Cyber Essentials is a great place to start.

Straightforward Cyber Essentials Certification

First and foremost you are going to get support. Support from our certified and experienced team of Cyber Essentials Assessors.

Your objective is to successfully complete the Cyber Essentials Questionnaire. On contacting us, we will provide and explain this document to you.

We take time to understand your networks, applications and processes. What your business objectives are. Why you need to be certified.

Certification involves reviewing your networks. Your Firewalls. Passwords. Security Policies. User Accounts. System Backups. Logs.

With this knowledge, we are able to guide you to correctly complete all documentation. If there are gaps, we can advise on corrective steps.

This all leads to a correctly completed questionnaire which we process on your behalf.


When you use Ambersail you can expect:

  • One stop shop. We are a Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus Certification Body.
  • Straight forward certification process.
  • Sensible prices.
  • Approachable, friendly team.
  • Help and assistance from qualified experts.
  • Help identifying and fixing security concerns.
  • Start to finish certification service. Right to full certification.
  • Many years’ security audit experience.


Contact us to get started.

More On How We Get You Certified

Certification consists of three stages…

Find out more about Cyber Essentials Certification

    Ambersails cyber essentials certification service


    Understanding your network and operations is key to successful compliance. We help you identify all the components that need to be included. Also, what can be removed.


    Measurement against the Cyber Essentials questionnaire framework. We help you carefully review each requirement to determine how secure your organisation is.


    Guidance and support to secure any identified weaknesses. Producing valuable documentation to operate securely. Final completion and submission of the questionnaire.


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