Enugu Cybersecurity Learning Program (ECSL)

The Enugu Cybersecurity Learning Program is a cybersecurity training program organised by the Enugu State Government through the Enugu SME center in partnership with Capitis Ventures Ltd and Ping Cyber Talent, with Cybersafe Foundation as its implementation partner. The State Government through the Enugu SME Center is focused on maximizing human capital development through provision of credit, delivering training to increase people’s skills enabling them to find jobs and creating jobs to improve incomes hence the creation of this tri-pronged fellowship. This program is aimed at providing individuals aged 18-30 years old with globally sought-after cybersecurity skills, mentoring and job/internship placement a means to fight the skills shortage and unemployment in the state.

The training is currently training 100 individuals in their desired specialized cybersecurity path. These paths include IT Security Audit, Incident Analysis/Response SOC Analyst Level 1, Penetration/Vulnerability Testing, Threat Intelligence, Web Application Testing and Cloud Security.