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Canadian Leaders in International Consulting (CLIC) and Canada’s Willis College expand New Horizons skills training program to the Middle East and Africa

CLIC-LEARNING, a division of Canadian Leaders in International Consulting (CLIC) and Willis College Global Academy, a division of Willis College of Canada are expanding their partnership to provide much-needed skills training for students in the Middle East and Africa. This initiative, called New Horizons, involves working directly with employers in the region to provide foundational […]

CBC: Biggest Cybersecurity Threats in 2016

“Every minute, we are seeing about half a million attack attempts that are happening in cyber space.” says Derek Manky, Fortinet global security strategist in an recent interview for CBC. Research company Gartner predicts there will be 6.8 billion connected devices in use in 2016, a 30 percent increase over 2015. By 2020, that number will […]

Willis College Partners with Sophos to Create Talent Pipeline for Cyber Security Jobs in Canada

OTTAWA, Canada, Wednesday, December 2, 2015 – Willis College, Est. 1896 – a national leader in employer-led skills training, is thrilled to partner with Sophos, (LSE: SOPH) – a global leader in network and endpoint security – to provide the next generation of cyber security talent.   This partnership will allow Sophos to support customers more effectively […]

Ken Xie about Filling the cybersecurity pipeline

Mr. Ken Xie is the founder, Chairman of the Board, and CEO of ‪#‎FORTINET‬. In this article he talks about career changes, importance of real-world experiences, and Willis College NSP curriculum, in the context of the ‪#‎cybersecurity‬ skills shortage. http://venturebeat.com/2015/11/01/filling-the-cybersecurity-talent-pipeline/