Application is still open for the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development (FMYSD), Free Digital Cyber Security Training for 40,000 Nigerian Youths in partnership with Halogen Group HG.
The free Cyber Security Training Programme sponsored by the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development (FMYSD) will be conducted by Halogen Group, with the aim of promoting cybersecurity awareness, competencies and capabilities amongst Nigerian Youths.
The Ministry, is collaborating with the Halogen Group, to launch the free Cyber Security training with the goal of educating over 40,000 Nigerian youths in the field of cyber security, enabling them to reduce the risk of cyberattacks and enrolling them in a variety of certification programs that could lead to job placements both local and international.
Details of Ministry of Youth and Sports/Halogen Group Cyber Security Training
Title: Online FMYSD/HG Cyber Security Training Program
Available Free Slots: 40,000 enrollees.
Duration: 3 days (15 hours)
Mode of Learning: Online
Training Start Date: August 31, 2022
Participants will learn the following
- Basic understanding of Cyber Security
- Types and forms of Cyber attacks. E.g Malwares, Trojans, Social engineering attacks, Phishing links etc
- Vulnerability controls
- Cyber Security tools and many more
Benefits of FMYSD/HG Cyber Security Training Program
- Internship opportunities
- Access to cyber security certifications
- Job opportunities (local & international)
The most dedicated participants in the FMYSD/HG Cyber Security Training Program will also be eligible to win cash awards in the following categories:
- 1st Prize – N1Million
- 2nd Prize- N650,000
- 3rd Prize – N350,000
How to Apply
Application for the Ministry of Youth and Sports/Halogen Group Cyber Security Training Program can be down online using the Halogen Group Cyber Security Training application form on their portal here: https://halogen-group.com/cyber-security-training/