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Join our free 16-week program to jump-start your career as a Cybersecurity Analyst. You will gain more than 100 hours of training on a cyber range and other industry standard tools.
As part of the Verizon Skill Forward Initiative, Generation USA offers you the opportunity to learn all you need to be successful in a long-term career – from the technical knowledge to the soft skills that will help you achieve your potential. After the program, graduates have the opportunity to explore different learning outcomes like apprenticeships, internships, continuing education, or full-time employment.
This program is part of our Training Accelerator programs. Learn more about the admissions process and support benefits here.
Monday-Friday, 9AM-5PM PT
This program is designed for beginners.
What does a Cybersecurity Analyst Do?
As part of a team, a Cybersecurity Analyst monitors SIEM alerts, and manages and configures security monitoring tools. As a Cybersecurity Analyst, you provide proactive defense of a company’s digital and technology solutions against cyber security threats. You work closely with departments across the organization to ensure threats and vulnerabilities are remediated effectively.
Skills You'll Earn
In every job, there are key skills that will help you be successful. We’ll help you learn how to:
You communicate with your team, ask for help when you need it, and offer them support.
You apply logical thinking and look for alternative solutions to problems at work.
Orientation to Detail
You notice the smallest parts of a task or situation so that you can complete a job that you are assigned with complete accuracy.
You are able to complete all tasks on time and prioritize urgent and important tasks.
You believe you can learn and improve over time with practice.
You do not give up in the face of challenges or after you have made a mistake.
You take ownership over your work and decisions. You work hard, keep commitments, and don’t make excuses.
You set goals for the future, understand how your actions will help you achieve them, and frequently check your progress.
What You'll Learn
What You'll Learn
- Intro to Linux
- User Security
- Threat Analysis
- Protecting Infrastructure
- Intro to Cloud Computing Fundamentals
- Git and GitHub