Events

CyberFirst introduces young people with a passion for computing and technology to the fascinating world of cyber security. It is a programme of opportunities inspired and led by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), a part of GCHQ. Each course is designed to hone the potential of young people with a taste for technology. Students will gain skills, experience and exposure that can empower them to be the future first line of defence in our CyberFirst world.

CyberFirst Defenders summer courses (various dates in July and August): for young people in S4

CyberFirst Futures summer courses (various dates in July and August): for young people in S5

CyberFirst Advanced summer courses (various dates in July and August): for young people in S6

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CyberFirst Girls Development Days (October)

This year’s CyberFirst Girls Competition was a great success with over 6,000 entries from across the UK! And we’re not stopping there – girls that entered the 2020/2021 competition are now eligible to attend free Development Days and continue their […]

Exercise in a Box Workshops (November)

Scottish Business Resilience Centre (SBRC) are encouraging organisations from across Scotland to sign up for one of their free ‘Exercise in a box’ online sessions. Exercise in a Box is an online tool from the NCSC which helps organisations test and […]

Cyber Webinars and ‘Training for Trainers’

Lead Scotland are pleased to be offering free training online this September to help people stay safe online.
They are also are offering free lunchtime ‘Training for Trainers’ sessions for practitioners, volunteers or others who support people with low digital confidence.

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