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Micro-credentials: a FREE Way to Up Your CyberSecurity Credentials!

May 23, 2022

Are you an employer who is looking to get a larger handle on your CyberSecurity?

Are you a self-taught CyberSecurity professional who wants or needs to upgrade your skills?

Maybe you just want to know more about how to protect yourself or your organization?

Our CyberSecurity Micro-Credentials programs may be for you!

The demand for qualified, educated CyberSecurity professionals is increasing rapidly. Our reliance on technology is now higher than ever, and with more and more people working from home and accessing the internet in new ways CyberSecurity threats are at an all-time high. To do our part to keep up with demand and decrease the shortage of CyberSecurity professionals, Willis College has expanded our CyberSecurity Academy to now offer our programs through Willis College Online.

We’re now offering two FREE, 40-hour micro-credential programs that will teach you the ins and outs of ethical hacking. These courses are self-led so you can take them on your own time and at your own pace (We know you’re busy!). Not only will they look great on a resume, but they’ll also give you confidence in your skills so you can go ahead and achieve your goals.

The following courses start SOON and you’ll want to reserve your seat:

Red Teaming 1: Penetration Testing Fundamentals

This course will provide students with the knowledge and hands-on skills in ethical hacking, vulnerability scanning, red teaming and coding for cyber professionals. With exposure to various live lab attack scenarios, students will gain a solid understanding of hackers’ preferred attack vectors, techniques, methodologies and tools.

Blue Teaming 1: Cyber Operations

Trained within an operational style Security Operations Centre (SOC) lab environment, students in this course will develop skills to perform network reconnaissance, threat identification, threat mitigation, vulnerability analysis, security incidents investigation, security issues monitoring and cyber security threat analysis.

Are you interested in upping your CyberSecurity skills?

Our CyberSecurity Micro-Credentials programs start SOON! If you want to take the next step in your career, please click here to learn more and to register!

What Our Graduates Are Saying

Online schooling was helpful in working around my schedule. It allowed me to gain the education I needed from the comfort of my own home. Despite online classes, you receive a quick response when help is needed.
Daphne Phillips
Addictions & Community Services Worker Program