Cybersecurity Analyst

Become a Cybersecurity Analyst

Program Length:

64 weeks


  • ON Diploma

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    Start Dates

    August 19, 2024
    October 14, 2024
    January 20, 2025


    November 14, 2025
    November 21, 2025
    January 30, 2026
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    Become a Cybersecurity Analyst

    Empower your future with Willis College’s cybersecurity course, the trailblazer in addressing the urgent skills shortage in cybersecurity and network security. Our Cybersecurity course stands out with cutting-edge network devices provided by our esteemed partners, combined with an industry-standard curriculum delivered by seasoned instructors. This creates an immersive learning environment that covers both offensive and defensive cybersecurity techniques. Graduates from our program secure positions in renowned corporations like Sophos, Check Point, Fortinet, Bell Canada, the public sector, and other leading organizations.

    Our comprehensive training sets us apart. Willis College offers globally recognized cybersecurity courses, coupled with industry-recognized certifications. Our courses are, available in-person or online, provide hands-on training that delves into threat analysis, risk mitigation, and malware remediation. Experience real-world scenarios through staged cyber-attack simulations with both real and virtual hosts and network appliances.

    Join us in shaping your cybersecurity expertise and unlocking doors to promising careers. Choose Willis College for a transformative learning experience that prepares you for success in the cybersecurity domain. Enroll now in our Cybersecurity Program and become part of a community dedicated to excellence and innovation.

    Want to see if Online Learning is right for you?

    Join us every Tuesday at 6:30 pm EST to discover the possibilities of our flexible online schedule at Willis College. Our interactive sessions are designed to address any questions you may have, helping you determine if online learning aligns with your goals and preferences. Don’t miss this opportunity to explore the benefits of our online programs.
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    Job Market

    Successful graduates of this Cybersecurity Analyst Program may pursue a wide variety of interesting and rewarding professions, including:

    • Cybersecurity Analyst
    • Cybersecurity Operator
    • Computer Network Technician
    • Network Security Analyst
    • Risk/Vulnerability Analyst
    • Cyber Incident Response Analyst
    • Cyber Intrusion Analyst
    • Penetration Tester
    • Blue Team Specialist
    • Red Team Specialist
    • Network Systems and Data Communications Analyst
    • Intrusion Detection System (IDS) Administrator
    • Enterprise Network Defence (END) Administrator

    Employers of Willis College Cybersecurity Graduates

    • Consulting firms
    • Cybersecurity agencies
    • Government agencies
    • Independent software vendors
    • IT security agencies
    • Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs)
    • System Integrators
    • Value-added resellers

    Salary Information

    Average Wage ($/hr) – $28.21
    High Wage ($/hr) – $43.50
    National Occupation Classification (NOC) for this program: 2171, 2281, 2282, 2283 
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    This program is an excellent fit for:

    • A person that does not have any previous experience in the Cybersecurity field.
    • An individual who is ethical, trustworthy, and committed to a career that makes a difference.
    • Someone looking to start a new career in a lucrative and in-demand field.
    • Individuals who have served or are currently serving in the Canadian Armed Forces

    Why choose the Cybersecurity Analyst program?

    • You will acquire skills that are applicable and transferable to a variety of security job roles in the operations environment and start a lucrative career in Cybersecurity.
    • Willis College trains members of the CAF/DND in a similar program, so you know you're learning from the best.
    • Lifetime career services!

    Save time & money

    • Finish most programs and become job-ready in less than a year!
    • Get the skills you need to get hired with programs that cut the extras and give you the skills you need to get hired.
    • With career support for life with Willis College, our experts will help find you employment no matter how long ago you graduated
    • You don't need three to four years of school to enter the workforce with the skills to start a great paying career!

    Exceptional flexibility

    • Learn online with instructor-led programs that will prepare you for the career of your dreams.
    • On-Campus program availability is also an option for select programs in Winnipeg and Ottawa.
    • Start school NOW with most program intakes happening every six weeks (no need to wait!)
    • No waiting lists, even in our most-popular programs. We'll get you the job training you need to start your career ASAP.

    Career-relevant education

    • Our programs are programs aligned with real-world, in-demand occupations. We wil get you job-ready!
    • Most Willis College programs include practicum experience so you can hit the job search running with a great education AND experience.
    • Willis College has 150 years of skills training excellence.
    • We have real relationships with employers who are waiting to hire qualified Willis College graduates!

    Is financing the only thing stopping you from attending school? We can help.

    What Our Graduates Are Saying

    Willis College is so flexible for students! My program allowed me to complete all my courses online. I got to choose when I wanted to attend my live lectures which was incredibly helpful around my daily life. This program made it possible for me to pursue a career as a single mom!
    Taylor McElroy
    Veterinary Medical Assistant