Cyber Security Training Resources

Hello everyone,

This list will continue to grow over time. This is a list of free* training resources provided by various Government agencies or non-profits that I have found so far.

*Free: some require that you apply for them and may have additional restrictions. These restrictions are stated above the links.

Cyber Security Training Resources

– United States Citizens Only –

TEEX:FEMA Cyber Security Courses
Most similar to: CISSP training
Covers: Cyber law, Information Security, Risk Management, Cyber Forensics, and more

https://teex.org/Pages/Program.aspx?catID=607&courseTitle=Cybersecurity

Roughly: 100+ hours

ICS-CERT Industrial Control Security
Most similar to: Industrial Control cyber security training (certificate from local college)
Covers: OPSEC, Common domains in IT & ICS, Key Industrial Sectors, Previous failures and potential attacks

https://www.us-cert.gov/ics/Training-Available-Through-ICS-CERT
https://www.us-cert.gov/ics/Calendar

Roughly: 15 - 20 hours

** MARYLAND RESIDENTS ONLY **

SAN’s Cyber Workforce Academy
Most similar to: Unsure. 4 month accelerated program
Covers: Cyber security domains

https://www.sans.org/cybertalent/cyber-workforce-academy-maryland

** MILITARY PERSONNEL **

INL Army Operational Technology Assurance - Cyber
	Most similar to: ICS-CERT In-person training
	Covers: Similar to ICS-CERT ICS Course

	https://inl.gov/critical-infrastructure-protection-training/

	Roughly: Unsure

** VETERANS **

Various training available through FEDVTE system
	Most similar to: Cybersecurity associates degree including EC-Council CEH
	Covers: Most domains related to cyber security previously mentioned

	https://fedvte.usalearning.gov/coursecat_external.php?group=ALL
	https://fedvte.usalearning.gov/

SAN's VetSuccess CyberTalent ** Currently hold or pursuing degree **
	Most similar to: Unsure. I expect it would cover most domains
	Covers: Most domains
	https://www.sans.org/cybertalent/cybersecurity-career/vetsuccess-academy

** WOMEN **

SAN's Women's Immersion Academy - Cyber Workforce ** Currently hold or pursuing degree **
	Most similar to: Unsure. I expect it would cover most domains
	Covers: Most domains

	https://www.sans.org/cybertalent/cybersecurity-career/womens-academy

** MINORITIES **

International Consortium of Minority - Cyber Security Professionals ** Currently hold or pursuing degree **
	Most similar to: Unsure. I expect it would cover most domains
	Covers: Most domains

	https://www.sans.org/cybertalent/cybersecurity-career/diversity-cyber-academy
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– Any country –

Sonicwall University - Multiple certifications related to SonicWall OS and Firewall uses

https://www.sonicwalluniversity.com/
Register here: https://www.mysonicwall.com/muir/signup
Once logged in, go here: https://www.sonicwalluniversity.com/curriculum/my-certification-exams

I do not know which of these cost and which are free, as I have just found this. Will update once I finish them all!

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