WSC Partners with ITPG to Provide Security+ Boot Camp and more
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Posted by: Mari Galloway
WSC Partners with ITPG to Provide More Cybersecurity Training Opportunities
Sponsorship offers a discounted price on ITPG’s upcoming CompTIA Security+ Certification Course
ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA, February 7th, 2018—The Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu (WSC) and ITPG Training are pleased to announced a new collaboration that will allow WSC to offer its workshops at ITPG’s headquarters in Vienna, Virginia. In addition, in honor of Women’s History Month, ITPG will offer its three-day official CompTIA Security+ Certification Course on March 29–31 at a discounted price. Led by CompTIA Authorized Instructors, the Security+ Course covers network security, compliance and operation security, threats and vulnerabilities as well as application, data and host security. It also includes the exam.
“We’re very excited to have ITPG as a new training sponsor and grateful that they are sharing their classrooms to help us expand our cybersecurity training opportunities,” said Lisa Jiggetts, WSC’s CEO and founder.
“This is an exciting opportunity for ITPG Training to provide WSC and cyber security professionals with the best available cyber security and certification training to help women enter and advance in this expanding industry, said Keyvan Ejtemai, CEO and Chairman of ITPG Training. We firmly believe that this partnership will be beneficial to both organizations and the cyber security industry.”
ITPG’s three-day official CompTIA Security+ Certification Course provides a comprehensive review of IT security concepts, best practices of the Security+ exam, and ITPG Training’s comprehensive exam preparation best practices. Held March 29–31, 2018, the course (includes exam) usually retails for $2,850 but is available to WSC members for a discounted price of $1,850 (nonmember discount price is $2,000). For more information on the certification course and other training opportunities, please visit http://womenscyberjutsu.org/event/secplusitpg.
About Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu
Founded in 2012, the Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu (WSC) is a Northern Virginia–based 501(c)3 non-profit organization, focused on empowering women to succeed in the cybersecurity industry. WSC’s mission is to advance women in cybersecurity careers by providing programs and partnerships that promote networking, education, training, mentoring, resource-sharing and other professional opportunities.
WSC serves thousands of women across the globe by bringing awareness to, and advancing careers in, cybersecurity. The WSC community includes information security professionals, IT professionals, programmers, computer scientists and engineers, as well as women wanting to explore and join the field. Recognizing the importance of encouraging girls to embrace a future in STEM-related professions through its Cyberjutsu Girls Academy, WSC provides a unique hands-on curriculum focused on securing information technology. For more information, visithttp://www.womenscyberjutsu.org.
About ITPG Training
ITPG Training is an internationally recognized leader in assisting certificate and certification issuing bodies around the world expand their professional programs. Founded in 1998, ITPG Training has supported professional credential issuing bodies to generate more than $250 million in certification training. Based in Vienna, Virginia, USA, ITPG Training has now expanded certification training to include certifications by (ISC)2, EC-Council, CompTIA, ISACA, as well as cyber education, including security awareness, dark web training, and industry-recognized webinars. Visit the ITPG Training website https://training.itpgsecure.com/.