EmergingEd and FireEye Partner to Deliver Online Cyber Security Training
Interactive virtual training courses make it easy for individuals and organizations to step up their cyber skills from home
With massive shifts in the employment landscape and a growing cyber security talent need, much of the workforce is looking for ways to rapidly develop new skills. In addition, as business adjusts to the recent, rapid shift to supporting remote workforces and distributed teams, the need to protect against an even broader array of digital threats has become even more important and, in some cases, essential to the core functioning of industry. The broadly available provision of this caliber of online cyber security training equips professionals with the ability to develop sought after skills from home, without sacrificing depth or quality, and industry to have access to a growing pool of technology talent.
With over a decade of experience, FireEye Mandiant brings its cyber defense knowledge direct from the front lines to the public through these courses.
“We are excited to partner with
EmergingEd's unparalleled online experience delivers courses through a dynamic and engaging platform to facilitate quick uptake of new skills and provides downloadable, high-impact resources that learners can immediately use on the job.
Online Access to Crucial Cyber Security Knowledge
“The responsibilities and security challenges faced by organizations today have never been greater. As the threat landscape evolves, so too must company toolkits,” said Dr.
The first online course offered through this collaboration is Network Traffic Analysis. Comprised of four instructional modules and four live hands-on digital labs, this course teaches learners how to identify malicious network activity using network protocols, network architecture, intrusion detection systems, network traffic capture and traffic analysis. In this course, learners connect directly with FireEye Mandiant experts to learn the most in-demand cutting-edge skills and apply them to simulated, live networks in a safe environment.
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Enrollment for Network Traffic Analysis is now available. For more information, visit emerginged.com/partners/fireeye/cybersecurity/network-traffic-analysis
EmergingEd is a leader in online skills training and delivers expert-driven, high impact courses in some of the most in-demand professional development areas to help individuals stay ahead of the curve and meet changing workforce demands. EmergingEd currently offers online courses in three tech-forward disciplines including cybersecurity, blockchain and data science with plans to expand into health tech, digital marketing and design by the end of 2020. EmergingEd partners with industry leaders at the forefront of their fields -- renowned faculty and chairs of academic programs, sought-after consultants, authors and researchers -- from leading companies like
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