Interested in a Career in Cyber Security?
Our popular cyber security talent development program is back! CyberForward Academy is traditionally free, thanks to scholarships funded by our partners, but due to popular demand we are opening paid slots for those who do not qualify for any available scholarships.
Curriculum: Network Basics, Security Analyst & Vulnerability Analyst Tasks
Next Course Date: January 16th, 2023- April 12th, 2023
Class Schedule: Monday and Wednesdays from 6:00-8:00 pm PST
Cost: Free with sponsored scholarship (unemployed or underemployed Orange County, CA residents), or $2,495 without
No obligation, simply fill out this form and one or our representatives will reach out to discuss next steps.
Interested in 2023 Courses?
How Does It Work?
Sourcing Hidden Talent
Community and mentor partners help review and nominate candidates.
A short informational session and workshop is conducted and interested participants are assessed to ensure the greatest chance of success.
Once complete, a diverse pool of talent is set to move on to the next phase.
Training begins with foundational network and security concepts.
Participants will learn about the internet, a brief history, and important elements necessary for making sense of security tasks.
Business concepts and relevant soft skills key to success in security roles are also introduced.
Learn cyber security tasks by doing it just like the experts.
We leverage our network of hiring partners and mentors to provide real world scenarios.
Industry experts, such as CISOs and Security Engineers, immerse participants through hands-on projects.
Paid Work Experience
Get a valuable component in securing a cyber job: work experience.
We don't offer courses if we can't provide paid work experience to top performers through our partners.
In a world where experience is key, a security project on your résumé can make a difference.
Hands-On Cyber Security Projects
Work with former CISOs and other security experts on projects built to simulate real life cyber security tasks.
Relevant Skills are Acquired
Participants learn technical, interpersonal, and business skills needed for success in cyber security roles.
A Quick Path to High Paying Jobs
Highest performing program graduates earn exclusive paid job experience with our hiring partners.
Job-Ready Cyber Professionals
CyberForward Academy participants acquire the knowledge and experience for in-demand cyber security jobs.
Transform Your Team
Be a part of organizational culture change.
“Working with members of the program and watching the human element shine through in everything they do is inspiring and energizing. We’re excited to watch the program continue to grow and to provide additional support and opportunities with future participants.”
Director GRC, Pacific Life