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Entry-Level Cybersecurity: Successful Cybersecurity Careers Start Here

Cybersecurity needs an influx of 3.4 million more professionals to meet global demand. The expanding workforce gap opens near limitless opportunities around the globe to skilled cybersecurity professionals.

(ISC)² empowers tomorrow’s cybersecurity leaders with their choice of pathways to a successful career.

Get your strongest start in cybersecurity

Certified in Cybersecurity (CC) starts newcomers on their path to advanced certifications and future leadership roles. You’ll build the entry-level cybersecurity knowledge employers are looking for, from an organization they trust.

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Our association of (ISC)² Candidates, Associates and Members, nearly 330,000 strong, are made up of certified cyber, information, software and infrastructure security professionals who are making a difference and helping to advance the industry.

Start your journey now

Step one on your path to CC certification — join (ISC)² as a Candidate. Sign up now and gain access to exclusive benefits, access to free online self-paced training and a free exam for CC, our premier entry-level certification.

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Become an (ISC)² Candidate

Your first year is free — no cost to you.*
*If you choose to renew after the first year, U.S. $50 due annually.

Free Training and Exam

As part of our commitment to help close the workforce gap, our new global initiative, One Million Certified in Cybersecurity, is offering free Certified in Cybersecurity℠ (CC) Online Self-Paced Training and exams through the (ISC)² Candidate program.

To meet every learner’s needs, we’re also offering two Certified in Cybersecurity training bundles with special extras. Choose the option that’s right for you.

(ISC)² Certificate Program

The (ISC)² Certificate Program introduces aspiring cybersecurity professionals to key concepts and best practices and allows certified members to sharpen their skills while earning CPE credits.

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