October is National Cybersecurity Month
Oct. 1-5: Make Your Home a Haven for Online Security
Every day, parents and caregivers teach kids basic safety practices – like looking both ways before crossing the street. Easy-to-learn life lessons for online safety and privacy begin with parents/caretakers leading the way. Learning good cybersecurity practices can also help set a strong foundation for a career in the industry. week 1 will underscore basic cybersecurity essentials the entire family can deploy to protect their homes against cyber threats.
Learn more: staysafeonline.org/ncsam
Fayetteville Technical Community College is a DHS and NSA recognized Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education.
The National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security have designated Fayetteville Technical Community College as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Two-Year Education (CAE2Y)
Students can choose several options to obtain this recognition as well as receive your degree credential. Review options under program options. In addition industry level IT certifications are highly recommended after completing certificate related courses.
Systems Security & Analysis is a concentration under the Information Technology program.
This curriculum provides individuals with the skills required to analyze and implement effective and comprehensive information security controls.
Graduates should qualify for employment in entry-level positions with businesses, educational systems, and governmental agencies that rely on computer systems to design and manage information.
The program incorporates the competencies of industry-recognized certification exams.
External Board of Advisers
|Deb Crawford – Laboratory for Analytic Sciences North Carolina State University|
|Chip Lucas – Executive Director Career and Technical Education/ Cumberland County School System|
|Nia Luckey – Cyber Security Subject Matter Expert / Novetta|
|AshLeigh Pienkosz – Desktop Support Specialist / City of Fayetteville|
|Anthony Pierce – Lead Cyber Investigator at Cisco|
|Ted Richards – Professional Service Engineer/ ForeScout|
|Suzannah Tucker – FTCC Board Member|
2018 CAE Virtual Career Fair
When: 10/5/2018 – 9am – 1pm