(ISC)² a nonprofit association offering cybersecurity certification announces One Million Free online Cyber security certification for the candidates aspiring to pursue a career in the field of information security. Candidates from all over the globe can enroll as an (ISC)² candidate for free. Free training, education and exams will be offered to the candidates for earning the organization’s certification in cyber security. Students and professional with little or even prior knowledge of the information security can register online for free certification.
A certification in cybersecurity will enable individuals to pursue a career in one of the fastest growing job sector in USA and around the globe. Companies and governments are investing billions of dollars to secure their data online and only certified cyber security professionals are offered the jobs.
According to the professional surveys and careful job predictions by the top research firms, over 700,000 jobs are unfilled in USA alone for the post of cyber security professionals. Globally there is a gap of around 3.4 million jobs in cybersuecurity industry. With its increasing demands and new trends, cyber security professionals will soon overtake the highest paying jobs in the world. So here is the time for you and a great opportunity to earn your first professional certification by participating in online training and certification offered by (ISC)².
Cyber security certified professionals will be able to present the certification to their employers to be better able to get the jobs and to demonstrate their skills and knowledge.
How to enroll for 1 Million Online CyberSecurity Certification
Candidates can enroll in 1 million cyber security certification initiative by visiting www.isc2.org/candidate after filling the online form, you will be able to access free online education and training material offered by the organization and also participate in the exams. All candidates will be offered free exam. With the help of online education, you can complete the certification on your own pace.
Who can apply for 1 Million Online Cyber security Certification?
University students, fresh graduates, people thinking to switch their career can apply. Professionals interested in learning new areas and looking to expand their skills and opportunities can apply for the certification.
The courses comprises of 14 hours of videos, study material and training material including pre- and post-course assessments, study sheets and quizzes. You will have access to the course material for 180 days, so it makes it really easily to find 1 or two hours every week.
Cyber Security Online Certification exam
The online certification exam takes two hours to complete. There are 100 multiple choice questions which a candidate has to solve. Minimum 70% passing marks are required to get a certification. So if you get 70 out of 100 MCQs right, you will get the cyber security certification. All the questions are related to the training material provided to the candidates. The questions include network security, access control protocols, disaster recovery, security principals and security operations.