UNITeS Cisco Networking Academy was established in 2007 and it launched the School Based Project for secondary schools in 2009 with the objective of developing Nigerian youths in the use, support and maintenance of Information Technology.
Applications are invited for:
Title: Virtual Graduate Internship Program (Cybersecurity Operations)
Program commencement: 14th September 2020.
About the Program
- Virtual Graduate Program is a remote internship Program focused on Cybersecurity Operations and designed to give simulated experience to participants of the program.
- Training in a cybersecurity workforce is a national priority for many countries, and the demand for cybersecurity professionals is projected to rise to six millions job openings globally.
- Cybersecurity profession is seeing an exponential growth over the years and the demand for professionals in this regard keeps growing over time. As people become increasingly dependent on networks and cloud to store their personal, financial, and business data, there’s greater incentive for cybercriminals to steal or manipulate that data. The world needs people who are trained to proactively mitigate and address these threats.
- Upskill today and become relevant for the workforce of the future!
- Volunteers and entry-level professionals in IT sector from developing and developed countries.
- Individuals with no technical background interested in exploring careers in cybersecurity.
- Postgraduate students who are interested in diving into the IT sectors.
- Young graduates who wants to break into the IT (Cybersecurity) sector.
- Individuals with a technical background interested in improving their knowledge and skills.
- NYSC Corp –members who wants to gain hands-on experience on Cybersecurity.
Benefits of the Program
- Gain extensive knowledge of Cybersecurity delivered by Cisco Certified experienced practitioners.
- Become proficient in Cybersecurity from a practical point of view.
- Confirms mastery of skillset, industry principles and best practices.
- Boost your career confidence and expand your professional network.
- Gain edge over significant career advice and how to go about it from experienced professionals.
- Receive a Cisco authorized certificate on Cybersecurity.
- Recieve a Virtual Graduate Program certificate from the organization.
- Graduate Trainee Job Opportunities with the organization upon completion of the program.
Deadline: 7th September, 2020.