- Sept. 16, 2021
-- Infosec Institute today announced free cyber education resources/special offers to help organizations and employees stay cyber safe during Cybersecurity Awareness Month (CSAM) and beyond. Hosted every October by the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), CSAM aims to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity and provide resources for individuals to be secure online.
To help, Infosec is providing free resources, including a comprehensive CSAM security awareness and training kit, a training webinar for security awareness administrators and a hands-on cyber skills challenge for current and aspiring cyber pros within the Infosec Skills platform. Infosec will also offer discounted pricing on instructor-led boot camps throughout October, making certification more affordable for existing and new cyber professionals.
CSAM-exclusive offers and resources include:
- Free Cybersecurity Awareness Month resource kit: This year's Road to Cybersecurity toolkit provides 17 training resources for organizations to launch a CSAM campaign, foster a culture of security and keep employees engaged throughout October. Each toolkit comes with ready-to-use resources from training modules and assessments to posters, newsletters, employee presentations and more.
- Free Cybersecurity Awareness Month training webinar: The webinar will provide resources and recommendations on how to run a security awareness campaign that will educate employees during October and beyond. Attendees will have the opportunity to get personalized advice on their programs and leave with actionable insights and easy-to-use materials to kickstart their campaign.
- Free hands-on cyber skills training during Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week: During the week of October 18, current and aspiring cyber professionals can join a hands-on cybersecurity training experience inside the Infosec Skills cyber range. Each activity highlights a different set of cybersecurity skills allowing learners to explore what aspects of cybersecurity are most interesting to them. Those who complete the challenge can enter to win a $100 Amazon gift card, Infosec hoodie and 1-year subscription to Infosec Skills.
- Discounted instructor-led certification boot camps: Infosec's instructor-led boot camps help cybersecurity professionals earn certifications critical to advancing their careers, maximizing their earning potential and remaining up-to-date on the latest cyber skills. To help make these courses more accessible, those who enroll before the end of October will save up to $1,000 off eligible certification boot camps.
The complementary resources feature Infosec's award-winning education and training content hosted on the Infosec IQ
(with over 2,000 awareness and training resources) and Infosec Skills
(unlimited access to 1,200+ hands-on cybersecurity courses, labs and cyber ranges).
Learn more at https://www.infosecinstitute.com/cybersecurity-awareness-...