WiCyS + ISC2

Certified in CybersecuritySM
Certification

Next cohort starts Spring 2024

 

WiCyS + ISC2 Certified in CybersecuritySM Certification Spring Camp

Ready for a cybersecurity career and need help figuring out where to start? At WiCyS, we get that. Navigating your cybersecurity educational entry point can be challenging, confusing and sometimes intimidating. We’re here to reduce those barriers and help you succeed. 

WiCyS is partnering with ISC2 for underrepresented populations to have accessibility to cybersecurity educational resources and certifications. The WiCyS + ISC2 Certified in CybersecuritySM Certification Spring Camp is an offering to WiCyS members where we enhance the experience with the power of community, mentoring and incentives.

This entry-level certification is for IT professionals, career changers, college students, recent college graduates, advanced high school students and recent high school graduates. But with this WiCyS Spring Camp cohort, it’s so much more. View the Press Release coming soon.

Learn more about ISC2 Certified in CybersecuritySM Certification HERE

Available to:

  • 500 WiCyS members
  • International members
  • Members committed to completing the certification (requirement)
  • Members willing to commit 14 hours to the self-paced program

What you don’t need to enroll:

  • Prerequisites
  • Previous cybersecurity work experience
  • Formal cybersecurity education

What you get:

  • 1 certification exam voucher
  • Access to ISC2’s online self-paced training
  • Certification completion
  • Cohort of inclusive WiCyS community
  • WiCyS mentors
  • Technical mentor
  • Open Office Hours
  • Top 3 participants receive scholarship to WiCyS 2025
  • WiCyS + ISC2 Certified in CybersecuritySM Spring Camp will provide you with evaluating experience across five security domains:

Timeline:

March 25: Application opens
April 4: Launch Webinar
April 20: Application closes
April 26: Selections are made and commitment form emailed at 5pm CT
April 29: Deadline for submission of commitment form is 12pm CT
April 29: ISC2 registration, Slack channel invitation and badges emailed at 5pm CT
May 1: Kick off webinar at 1pm CT 
May 1 – June 1: Program runs
June 30: Deadline for certification completion
July: Certificate of course completion
Top 3 participants receive scholarship to WiCyS 2025