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Cyber Security Learn-A-Thon!

Cyber Security Learn-a-ton

Are you ready to learn Cyber security skills? 

Join the Cyber Security Learn-A-Thon! 

1 - 22  April 2021 

Middlesex University Dubai, an authorized Cisco Network Academy is part of the Learn-A-Thon, a global initiative from Cisco to spread awareness about Cybersecurity and celebrate the International Day for Girls in ICT.

About the course! 

The Introduction to Cyber Security, self-study course is a great start to the topic and provides awareness to anyone using the internet. It shows you how to protect personal data and privacy online and on social media. The course is well designed with coverage of cyber trends, threats and staying safe in cyberspace and keeps the student engaged with the material using a blend of activities and quizzes which also reinforce learning. 

Cybersecurity is a top concern for governments and organisations around the world. An alarming amount of $17,700 is lost every minute due to cyber-attacks according to RISKIQ. The world needs more Cybersecurity experts and this is your chance to learn what it takes to become a cyber-superhero.

Why do the course?

The benefits of doing the 15 hour course for a student is also the chance to earn the Cisco Intro to Cybersecurity digital badge which can be shared on the CV and social media. The entire material is available online through a secure digital access to the NetAcad webpage which is provided to each student.

When does it start?

Cisco’s first-of-its kind global Learn-A-Thon celebrates International Girls in ICT Day and is being held from 1 April 2021 – 22 April 2021. This means that you will have to complete your course before 22 April 2021.

How do I join?

Simply register your place via the registration form and we will send you all the details you need to know! The course is completely free-of charge and is open to anyone! 



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