Increasing Cyber Workforce Diversity

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Max Shuftan, Jessica Gulick and other panelist

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Join this webinar to hear from past students and current champions discuss how the SANS CyberTalent program is changing lives and closing the workforce gap. The cybersecurity workforce gap can be partly solved through increasing diversity. Organizations like SANS CyberTalent and the WSC are reaching into communities throughout Maryland and the US searching for professionals with technical appitude but new to cybersecurity. These academies are designed to help qualified veterans and women receive training and certifications to quickly and effectively launch careers in cybersecurity. The Immersion Academy is an intensive, accelerated program designed for completion in six to eight months, depending upon program selected. The program is at NO COST to the students selected. Come listen to learn: • What the selection process includes and important application tips • Understand what kind of training is provided (length and format) • Hear from a recent graduate who will share her experience • How this training academy and related certifications can help your career

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