WiCyS + ISC2

Certified in CybersecuritySM 
Certification

Program Runs December 13 – January 17

Applications open
November 16 –
December 1

WiCyS + ISC2 Certified in CybersecuritySM Certification Winter 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 Winter 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 winter camp cohort, it’s so much more.

Learn more about ISC2 Certified in CybersecuritySM Certification HERE

Available to:

  • 250 WiCyS members
  • International members
  • Members committed to completing the certification (requirement)

What you don’t need to enroll:

  • Prerequisites
  • Previous cybersecurity work experience
  • Formal cybersecurity education
  • 14 hours to commit to the self paced program

What you get:

  • 1 certification exam voucher
  • Access to ISC2’s online self-paced training
  • Certification completion
  • Cohort of inclusive WiCyS community
  • WiCyS mentor
  • Technical mentor
  • Open Office Hours
  • Top 3 participants receive scholarship to WiCyS 2023 OR WiCyS 2024
  • WiCyS + ISC2 Certified in CybersecuritySM Winter Camp will provide you with evaluating experience across five security domains:

Timeline:

November 16: Application opens
December 1: Application closes
December 2: Selections are made and commitment form emailed
December 5: Deadline for submission of commitment form
December 6: ISC2 registration, slack channel invitation, and badges emailed
December 12: Kick off webinar at 1pm CT 
December 13 – January 17: Program runs
January 30: Deadline for certification completion
February: Certificate of course completion
February: Top 3 participants receive scholarship to WiCyS 2023

 

Deadline to Apply: December 1, 11:59pm CT