CyberFirst Advanced is a fully funded five-day face-to-face or online course aimed at attracting a diverse range of students currently in Year 12 (England and Wales), S6 (Scotland) and Year 13 (Northern Ireland). The lessons students learn will hone the skills and behaviours they need to enter the cyber security or tech-based workplace for real. Course content will be delivered in a fun and interesting way and students will get to meet other like-minded young people.
The course is aimed at students who are already studying computer science or who have a passion and aptitude for all things tech. Students will gain advanced skills in key areas of cyber security, such as digital forensics, encryption technologies, penetration testing and open-source intelligence techniques. This course helps those who attend stay safe online.