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Willis College Marks Ottawa Cyber Security Day by Launching New Program to Create More Jobs in Ottawa

Ottawa – October 20, 2014 – Today, while celebrating Ottawa Cyber Security Day with Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) and Invest Ottawa, Willis College officially launched its new Advanced Network Security Professional Program. This is the next step in Willis College’s partnership with Fortinet to provide students with the skills they need to work at Fortinet’s new […]

Willis College Featured in Smiths Falls Record News

Willis College Featured in Smiths Falls Record News Helping students SEE News – Willis College has partnered with Valley Heartland Community Futures Development Corporation. Susan Fournier, Executive Director for Valley Heartland was one of our honoured judges to sit on the Lions’ Den panel. One of the many programs they offer is called the SEE program (Student Entrepreneurs Excel). The SEE program matches student […]

Future of Cyber Security Rolling Through Ottawa

Future of Cyber Security Rolling Through Ottawa! Ottawa Cyber Security Day Presented by Fortinet, Willis College and Invest Ottawa.   Join us in welcoming the FortiExpress to Ottawa Cyber Security Day at Willis College. The FortiExpress is a fully equipped, state-of-the-art network security briefing centre on wheels and we would like you to be one of the first […]

Get Job Ready. Learn Technical Skills. Change your Life.

Focus on Youth Careers is a pilot program that was created by ICTC to provide 45 post-secondary graduates from the Ottawa area with the skills needed to get an entry level job as a Java developer. In partnership with Willis College, program participants will receive: career preparation training,  intense technical training in Java programming, and […]

Tech firm faces tough assignment to find talent

A California-based network security firm with a significant local presence says it might have to scale back growth projections for its Ottawa operations because it can’t find enough qualified workers in the city. Fortinet, which employs nearly 200 people in the capital, uses Ottawa as the engineering and development base for two of its major […]