New to the topic of Cybersecurity? You may want to start with the course Introduction to Cybersecurity. It takes only 15 hours of self-paced learning and is a good starting point for average users. You will have increased the level of your knowledge about cybersecurity concepts at the end of the course Introduction to Cybersecurity. Don’t forget to come back after you complete the Introduction to Cybersecurity course and continue with Cybersecurity Essentials
Participate in the Learn-A-Thon from June 2nd until June 28th 2020
Explores cyber trends, threats and staying safe in cyberspace. Multiple activities and quizzes engage students and reinforce learning
Cyber Security Essentials: 30 hours
Intro to Cybersecurity: 15 hours
Learn valuable security principals and how to develop compliant policies. Understand security controls for networks, servers and applications. Implement proper procedures for data confidentiality and availability. Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills using real equipment and Cisco Packet Tracer
The cost to join the Learn-A-Thon is free
When you teach cybersecurity, you provide your students with valuable skills companies continually seek from candidates
Cyber Essentials: Intermediate
Intro to Cybersecurity: Beginner
Students who participate in the Learn-A-Thon and pass the Introduction to Cybersecurity course will be rewarded with a Cisco digital badge.
A Cisco digital badge is an emblem distinguishing an achievement that can be shared and validated digitally on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Xing, via Email, shared link, embed code into web page or blog.
After the Learn-A-Thon concludes, we encourage students who completed a course to continue their cybersecurity journey by self-enrolling in Cybersecurity Essentials or exploring other opportunities from the Cisco Networking Academy portfolio of cybersecurity courses.
Cisco Networking Academy is an IT skills and career building program for learning institutions and individuals worldwide. Self-paced courses are designed to take at your own pace, at any point in your career journey. More than 7 million people have joined Networking Academy and become a force for change in the global economy since 1997.