National Cyber Academy Openings - Require Immediate Action
The Civil Air Patrol National Cyber Academy will be hosting the Cyberspace Networking Academy in Hampton from June 26 to July 2. The cost for the course is $350, and the application and payment process are through eServices.Any cadet that has cyber experience or has a desire to learn more about IT and cyber security should apply. The staff is looking to fill about 5 slots in the next week. If you are already experienced in networking and other areas, please consider applying for the Cyberspace Operations Fundamentals Course happening at the same time.
Here are the official prerequisites:
- Age 14 by activity start date
- United States citizen
- Encampment requirement removed on 6/25/2021
- Possess the Wright Brothers when you apply
Must have successfully completed one of the following courses:
1) Cyberspace Familiarization Course,
2) Cyberspace Advance Course,
3) Great Lakes Region Cybersecurity Advanced Course, OR
4) Cisco Networking Academy "Introduction to CyberSecurity" AND "CyberSecurity Essentials" (from Learn-A-Thon)
The 4th option is bolded because it is available to be completed at home through the partnership with Cisco. The course registration links can be found here: Cisco Networking Academy | CAP Cyber Missions. Those interested in attending should immediately begin the registration process through eServices, but should also email cnca-va @ cap.gov to notify the staff the application is coming.