• Intro to Cybersecurity Certifications

    Network event

    Online event

    Sec+, GSEC, CISSP, CEH — cybersecurity certifications can seem like alphabet soup if you’re new to the industry or just trying to break in.

    In this event geared toward people new to cybersecurity, the Flatiron School team will help you navigate the options so you can determine which certification is right for you and your career goals.

    You’ll receive the virtual event link after completing your RSVP HERE: https://introtocybercerts.eventbrite.com/?aff=meetup

    Speakers:

    - Scott Bowman, Sr. Manager, Cybersecurity Career Coaching
    - Alsayyed Hussain, Cybersecurity Instructor

    They’ll cover:

    - Do I need a certification to get a job in cybersecurity?
    - How certifications can help your career
    - Identifying the cert that fits your personal career goals
    - Vendor-specific vs. vendor-neutral
    - Security clearances
    - Timeline & costs

    Flatiron School and SecureSet Academy have joined forces to address the worldwide cybersecurity skills gap. Better together, we are able to provide access to immersive cybersecurity education for students all over the world, as well as the career coaching people need to succeed in the cybersecurity industry.

    Flatiron School: https://flatironschool.com/
    SecureSet Academy: https://secureset.com/
    Privacy Policy: https://flatironschool.com/privacy

  • Cybersecurity for Beginners: Setting up a Virtual Lab

    Online event

    If you’re interested in getting hands-on with cybersecurity, setting up your virtual lab is a great place to start.

    Virtual machines (VMs) provide a safe sandboxed environment for you to tinker, test, and try your hand at new hacking skills, without fear of damaging your system.

    In this beginner-friendly workshop hosted by Flatiron School, you’ll learn about the benefits of virtualization technology and follow along as we set up Ubuntu Linux. No experience is required — just show up, and learn something new!

    You’ll receive the virtual event link after completing your RSVP HERE: https://virtualcyberlabforbeginners.eventbrite.com/?aff=meetup

    We’ll cover:

    + The benefits of virtualization vs. bare metal systems
    + Types of virtualization
    + How to install and set up Ubuntu Linux

    Whether you’re curious about a career in cybersecurity or just interested in learning how to protect yourself, our Cybersecurity for Beginners series is the perfect place for cyber n00bs to get familiar with the basics.

    Flatiron School and SecureSet Academy have joined forces to address the worldwide cybersecurity skills gap. Better together, we are able to provide access to immersive cybersecurity education for students all over the world, as well as the career coaching people need to succeed in the cybersecurity industry.

    Flatiron School: https://flatironschool.com/
    SecureSet Academy: https://secureset.com/
    Privacy Policy: https://flatironschool.com/privacy

  • Cybersecurity for Beginners: Setting up a Virtual Lab

    Network event

    Online event

    If you’re interested in getting hands-on with cybersecurity, setting up your virtual lab is a great place to start.

    Virtual machines (VMs) provide a safe sandboxed environment for you to tinker, test, and try your hand at new hacking skills, without fear of damaging your system.

    In this beginner-friendly workshop hosted by Flatiron School, you’ll learn about the benefits of virtualization technology and follow along as we set up Ubuntu Linux. No experience is required — just show up, and learn something new!

    You’ll receive the virtual event link after completing your RSVP HERE: https://virtualcyberlabforbeginners.eventbrite.com/?aff=meetup

    We’ll cover:

    + The benefits of virtualization vs. bare metal systems
    + Types of virtualization
    + How to install and set up Ubuntu Linux

    Whether you’re curious about a career in cybersecurity or just interested in learning how to protect yourself, our Cybersecurity for Beginners series is the perfect place for cyber n00bs to get familiar with the basics.

    Flatiron School and SecureSet Academy have joined forces to address the worldwide cybersecurity skills gap. Better together, we are able to provide access to immersive cybersecurity education for students all over the world, as well as the career coaching people need to succeed in the cybersecurity industry.

    Flatiron School: https://flatironschool.com/
    SecureSet Academy: https://secureset.com/
    Privacy Policy: https://flatironschool.com/privacy

  • Intro to Malware Analysis for Cybersecurity

    Network event

    Online event

    With the recent spike of malicious software (malware) attacks, security teams are overwhelmed, and their adversaries only continue to get smarter and more creative.

    Using malware analysis, incident responders and security analysts can more efficiently detect, triage and mitigate potential threats and gain valuable insights about malware behavior for future threat hunting.

    In this beginner-friendly workshop hosted by Flatiron School, learn about the different techniques and stages of malware analysis and how they’re used by cybersecurity professionals to improve security.

    You’ll receive the virtual event link after completing your RSVP HERE: https://introtomalwareanalysis.eventbrite.com/?aff=meetup

    Whether you’re curious about a career in cybersecurity or just interested in learning how to protect yourself, our Cybersecurity for Beginners series is the perfect place for cyber n00bs to get familiar with the basics.

    Flatiron School and SecureSet Academy have joined forces to address the worldwide cybersecurity skills gap. Better together, we are able to provide access to immersive cybersecurity education for students all over the world, as well as the career coaching people need to succeed in the cybersecurity industry.

    Flatiron School: https://flatironschool.com/
    SecureSet Academy: https://secureset.com/
    Privacy Policy: https://flatironschool.com/privacy

  • Cybersecurity for Beginners: Intro to Social Engineering

    Network event

    Humans are widely considered to be cybersecurity’s weakest link. Using social engineering, hackers can deceive and manipulate victims into divulging sensitive information via everyday human interaction — an email, a phone call, or even an in-person conversation.

    In this beginner-friendly event, find out how and why social engineering works, and learn the countermeasures you need to prevent this kind of cyber attack.

    You’ll receive the virtual event link after completing your RSVP HERE: https://cybersecurityforbeginners2021.eventbrite.com/?aff=meetup

    Whether you’re curious about a career in cybersecurity or just interested in learning how to protect yourself, our Cybersecurity for Beginners series is the perfect place for cyber n00bs to get familiar with the basics.

    Flatiron School and SecureSet Academy have joined forces to address the worldwide cybersecurity skills gap. Better together, we are able to provide access to immersive cybersecurity education for students all over the world, as well as the career coaching people need to succeed in the cybersecurity industry.

    Flatiron School: https://flatironschool.com/
    SecureSet Academy: https://secureset.com/
    Privacy Policy: https://flatironschool.com/privacy

  • Intro to Machine Learning for Cybersecurity

    Network event

    Online event

    With the exponential rise in cyber attacks and ongoing shortage of qualified cybersecurity professionals, utilizing machine learning in cybersecurity operations has become critical to detecting and preventing threats in real-time.

    Learn about the types of machine learning and how they can be used to create more effective security solutions in this beginner-friendly session.

    You’ll receive the virtual event link after completing your RSVP HERE: https://cybersecurityforbeginners2021.eventbrite.com/?aff=meetup

    Whether you’re curious about a career in cybersecurity or just interested in learning how to protect yourself, our Cybersecurity for Beginners series is the perfect place for cyber n00bs to get familiar with the basics.

    Flatiron School and SecureSet Academy have joined forces to address the worldwide cybersecurity skills gap. Better together, we are able to provide access to immersive cybersecurity education for students all over the world, as well as the career coaching people need to succeed in the cybersecurity industry.

    Flatiron School: https://flatironschool.com/
    SecureSet Academy: https://secureset.com/
    Privacy Policy: https://flatironschool.com/privacy

  • Cybersecurity 101

    Network event

    Online event

    Learn how Flatiron School and SecureSet Academy can help you fast-track the skills you need to launch a new career in cybersecurity.

    Cybersecurity specialists have one of the most in-demand skill sets, but there aren’t enough trained professionals to fill the nearly 500,000 current job openings* in the U.S alone.

    In this one-hour virtual info session, you’ll learn how our cybersecurity courses can prepare you to launch a career in this fast-growing industry in as little as 15 weeks.

    You’ll receive the virtual event link after completing your RSVP HERE: https://flatironschoolcyber101.eventbrite.com/?aff=meetupprosept2021

    We'll cover:

    - What cybersecurity is, and why it’s an in-demand career path
    - What skills you need to launch a career in cybersecurity
    - The Flatiron School advantage: Real skills with real tools
    - Career coaching & our proven job-search framework
    - What to expect from the admissions process

    *According to Cyberseek.org.

    Flatiron School and SecureSet have joined forces to address the worldwide cybersecurity skills gap. Better together, we are able to provide access to transformative cybersecurity education for students all over the world, as well as the career coaching people need to succeed in the cybersecurity industry.

    Flatiron School: https://flatironschool.com/
    SecureSet Academy: https://secureset.com/
    Privacy Policy: https://flatironschool.com/privacy

  • Thinking About a Tech Career? Start Here.

    Network event

    Online event

    Ready to change things? Learn how to launch a career in code, data science, cybersecurity or product design in this session with Flatiron School's admissions team.

    In this one-hour virtual event, you'll hear about each of our courses and discover why thousands of students have chosen Flatiron School to transform their careers.

    You’ll receive the virtual event link after completing your RSVP HERE: https://flatironschoolinfosession.eventbrite.com/?aff=meetupprosept2021

    We'll cover:

    - COVID-19 and the Campus Experience
    - How to determine which program is right for you
    - How to determine which learning pace is right for you
    - Flatiron School’s 2020 Job Report
    - Proven career-coaching framework
    - How to begin the admissions process
    - Tuition, financing & scholarships

    Flatiron School teaches people with no prior technical experience the skills they need for the future workforce. Through a rigorous curriculum and a supportive, collaborative community, Flatiron School’s education program transforms passionate learners into skilled tech professionals in as little as 15 weeks.

    Flatiron School: https://flatironschool.com/
    Privacy Policy: https://flatironschool.com/privacy

  • Women Talk Tech Panel

    Network event

    Online event

    It’s time to get more women in tech—like yesterday. Join Flatiron School for a thoughtful conversation between women who are working to crush the industry’s gender gap.

    You’ll receive the virtual event link after completing your RSVP HERE:
    https://womentalktechpanel.eventbrite.com/?aff=meetup

    The sun may soon be setting on #TechGirlSummer, but our work isn’t done: there’s still a glaring gender diversity problem in the tech industry. Men working in tech outnumber women nearly 2:1, and that ratio is even more lopsided for technical roles.

    At this virtual panel event hosted by Flatiron School, you’ll hear from some amazing female influencers who took control, flipped the script, and built the tech careers of their dreams.

    - Allie Tsahey, Diversity Technical Sourcer at Zocdoc
    - Janine Luk, Software Engineer at Avast (Flatiron School grad)
    - Maya Bello, Software Engineer at Slack
    - Linda Haviv, Software Engineer at a media corporation (Flatiron School grad)

    Hoping to get into tech, or looking for your next opportunity? Bring all of your questions and get ready to be inspired to #changethings — your life, your career, and the entire industry’s gender gap.

    All are welcome at this event, regardless of gender, background or experience level.

    Flatiron School teaches people with no prior technical experience the skills they need for the future workforce. Through a rigorous curriculum and a supportive, collaborative community, Flatiron School’s education program transforms passionate learners into skilled tech professionals in as little as 15 weeks.

    Flatiron School: https://flatironschool.com/
    Privacy Policy: https://flatironschool.com/privacy

  • Cybersecurity for Beginners: Intro to Python

    Network event

    Online event

    Roughly 95% of cybersecurity incidents are a direct result of human error, according to IBM. That’s why it’s helpful for cyber professionals to know Python, a versatile programming language that can be used to automate processes across the cyber attack lifecycle.

    Start learning Python fundamentals and see how it can support vital security functions in this beginner-friendly workshop. (No coding experience required.)

    You’ll receive the virtual event link after completing your RSVP HERE: https://cybersecurityforbeginners2021.eventbrite.com/?aff=meetup

    Whether you’re curious about a career in cybersecurity or just interested in learning how to protect yourself, our Cybersecurity for Beginners series is the perfect place for cyber n00bs to get familiar with the basics.

    Flatiron School and SecureSet Academy have joined forces to address the worldwide cybersecurity skills gap. Better together, we are able to provide access to immersive cybersecurity education for students all over the world, as well as the career coaching people need to succeed in the cybersecurity industry.

    Flatiron School: https://flatironschool.com/
    SecureSet Academy: https://secureset.com/
    Privacy Policy: https://flatironschool.com/privacy