Remote Ops 101: Explore Cybersecurity

**To attend this course, please sign up here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/live-remote-ops-101-explore-cybersecurity-tickets-106167774672?aff=meetup

Our remote instruction is Live, Online interactive lecture style, where you have the opportunity to ask questions realtime, engage with participatory instructor prompts, and receive 1:1 TA support whenever you need it.

Considering a career in cybersecurity? Start here! In this one-day workshop, you will experience the all-new Code Fellows cybersecurity program, learn how to protect yourself against cybercrime, and explore various cybersecurity career paths.

Ops 101 is about learning what cybersecurity is all about, through a day-long immersive course for beginners that focuses on protecting yourself using tools like a password management system.

Get a taste of the all-new Code Fellows cyber ops program, learn how systems are evaluated for security risks, and implement your own defensive processes.

Class Sessions:

Monday, June 29: 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Tuesday, June 30: 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Wednesday, July 1: 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Outcomes:

At the end of this workshop, you will:

Get the latest personal cybersecurity best practices
Discover how much of your data the cybercriminals can see
Use web resources to check for personal data exposure
Distinguish good from bad passwords, and learn what’s even better than passwords
Protect your online accounts with a secure, cloud-based password manager
Assess and improve your own personal cybersecurity postures
Research and create a report on a critical area of digital hygiene for your friends and family
Topics:

Why is cybersecurity important?

The art of technology risk management
Case studies in modern cybersecurity
What does a career in cybersecurity look like?

Career paths
Certifications
Continuous education
What is personal cybersecurity?

How cybersecurity affects you
How to protect yourself and your data
Material Requirements:

You are required to supply your own laptop, Chromebook, or iPad with a keyboard. Also, bring along all your personal mobile devices including phones and tablets for lab exercises in keeping your stuff secured.

Professionalism:

Punctuality, participation in discussions, completion of assignments, and demonstration of professional courtesy to others are required, in accordance with our Code of Conduct. Attendance will be taken at the beginning of the workshop. Passing requires attendance to the full workshop.

Lunch will be provided, including vegetarian options. We are unable to accommodate other dietary restrictions. If you have any questions, contact [masked].

Refund Policy:
This course is fully refundable up to 24 hours before the start of the event. Cancellations within 24 hours of the start of the event are non-refundable and non-transferable. To request a refund, please click “Request Refund” on your ticket in Eventbrite or email us at [masked].

Code of Conduct:
By signing up for this course, you agree to Code Fellows’ Code of Conduct.