Post-secondary Canadian institutions are increasingly offering cybersecurity courses to help fill the demand for infosec pros. The latest is a Toronto-area not-for profit agency called Youth Employment Services (YES) that trains disadvantaged and vulnerable youth aged 15 to 29. Next month it starts a cybersecurity course with paid training in conjunction with IBM. Graduates of […]
A four-year degree or a certification is not likely to be enough to land an IT job in the current economy, because employers also want experience, according to a U.S. government report on the state of information technology education and training.