First High-Level Cyber Security “Boot Camp” To Be Held in Ethiopia
10 May 2019
Addis Ababa: Increasing cyber threats impede business operations and stifle growth. The need to more effectively handle and stymie these threats by creating effective and reliable cyber security systems is a deep responsibility. To address this, ECS Ethiopia, a local provider of cyber and infrastructure solutions, is offering its highly anticipated cyber-security ‘bootcamp’ course for managers between 13-17 May 2019 in Addis Ababa.
The course, led be an international cyber security expert, will prepare experienced security managers and executives for the prestigious CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) certification by ISC2, the leading international cyber certifications organisation. The course is open to executives operating in the field of cyber including CIOs; CISOs; Information security advisors; Information security managers; Information system managers; Information system analysts; Information security architects; and Information security analysts.
ECS Ethiopia’s full five-day cyber-security course, in English, will emphasize analyzing real events, connecting them to the business environment, and looking towards the ever-changing future cyber landscape. Instruction will be led by Mr. Chen Heffer, an international cyber consulting and training expert with over 20 years of experience working with international organizations, including the financial sector, in North America, Europe and Africa. Mr. Heffer specializes in Information & Technology Risk Management, Governance Risk & Compliance, Fraud Management and Strategic Consulting.
The course is based on ISC²‘s 2019 program. All students will be granted access to unlimited CISSP exam simulations during the boot camp and for a period of 12 months afterwards including an internal practice testing system with thousands of current and relevant questions.
Source: Press Release