Palo Alto Cyber Security Academy

Palo Alto Networks is a leading Cyber Security company preventing organizational cyber breaches worldwide.

PALO ALTO CYBER SECURITY ACADEMY WHAT DOES A CYBERSECURITY TECHNICIAN DO?

  • install, configure and manage firewalls, steps for security, networks, and threat prevention
  • install and manage anti-malware/spyware software
  • troubleshoot network issues (routing, switching & IP addressing) to identify possible vulnerabilities

WHAT DO I NEED TO START?

  • entering grade 10, 11 or 12
  • strong interest in computer science, systems and hardware
  • aptitude for working with computers, software and electronics

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?

  • foundational skills in computer science leading to industry certification
  • post-secondary training while still in high school
  • 16 graduation credits
  • Palo Alto Cybersecurity Essentials Certification (PCEC)
  • Cyber Forensics Associate Certification (CFA)
  • Ethical Hacking Associate Certification (EHA)
  • building connections with industry employers

WHEN AND WHERE IS THE PROGRAM OFFERED?

  • Cariboo Hill Secondary School on Day 1’s
  • attend current school to complete other courses on Day 2’s

HOW DO I REGISTER?

  • submit an application package
  • participate in an interview

Palo Alto Networks is a leading Cyber Security company preventing organizational cyber breaches worldwide.

With business cyber attacks occurring every 40 seconds, 1.5 million high paying jobs are forecasted worldwide.

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