Responsible Cyber announced as an ISC2 Official Training Partner

Responsible Cyber announced as an ISC2 Official Training Partner

March 7, 2024, Tunis, Tunisia – In a significant development for cybersecurity education in North Africa, Responsible Cyber has announced its new designation as an Official Training Partner for the esteemed International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium ISC2 in Tunisia. This strategic partnership marks a pivotal moment in the region's cybersecurity landscape as the company promises to offer unprecedented access to world-class training and certification opportunities.

Responsible Cyber, a leader in the domains of cybersecurity and risk management, along with its educational division, Responsible Cyber Academy, is set to launch a series of comprehensive training seminars aimed at equipping aspiring and existing cybersecurity professionals in Tunisia with the essential skills and knowledge to attain coveted ISC2 certifications such as CC, CISSP, SSCP, and more.

Dr. Magda Chelly, the visionary Managing Director and co-founder of Responsible Cyber, expressed her enthusiasm for this collaboration, stating, "We are immensely proud to join forces with ISC2, a global authority in information security certifications. Having personally embarked on the CISSP journey, I can attest to the transformative impact an ISC2 certification can have on one's professional trajectory. This partnership is not merely a milestone for us but a gateway to fostering a robust cybersecurity workforce in Tunisia."

ISC2 is renowned worldwide for its rigorous information security certifications, with the CISSP credential being heralded as a gold standard in the cybersecurity industry. These certifications are not just benchmarks of excellence but catalysts for career advancement and global recognition in the cybersecurity field.

Addressing the challenges faced by Tunisian students, including stringent currency control regulations that hinder access to online certification programs, Dr. Chelly highlighted the strategic importance of this partnership. "Our collaboration with ISC2 is a beacon of hope for passionate individuals in Tunisia facing barriers to advancing their cybersecurity education. This initiative is not just about individual empowerment, it's about nurturing a pipeline of skilled cybersecurity talent that will drive technological innovation and security in Tunisia and beyond."

Underpinning the academy's commitment to excellence, every instructor at Responsible Cyber is a verified security expert, meticulously trained and authorised by ISC2 to deliver the most current and relevant course content devised by ISC2.

Since its inception, the academy has consistently led the way in cybersecurity education. Its mission is to democratise access to top-tier education and cybersecurity knowledge, especially in regions that are on the cusp of technological breakthroughs yet remain underrepresented in the global tech landscape.

 

About Responsible Cyber Academy

Responsible Cyber Academy is a distinguished cybersecurity training provider, operating across three continents and spanning four countries: Singapore, Tunisia, France, and England. The academy delivers high-quality, in-person training sessions in Tunisia primarily whereby trainings are facilitated by expert trainers with extensive experience in the field.

The academy prides itself on offering comprehensive and rigorous training programs that are tailored to meet the evolving needs of cybersecurity professionals and enthusiasts alike. In addition to in-person courses, it also provides select online courses free of charge, ensuring accessibility for individuals worldwide.

At Responsible Cyber Academy, the mission is to empower individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to navigate the complex landscape of cybersecurity effectively.

Responsible Cyber Academy is fully owned and operated by Responsible Cyber. Responsible Cyber Pte Ltd. with the registration number: 201616321C was founded in 2016 in Singapore and has a capital of SGD 120,000.00. The company’s corporate shareholders include Singtel Innov8 and NUS Enterprise. The founders are Dr. Magda Chelly and Mikko Laaksonen, who are both seasoned cybersecurity and risk professionals. The business provides cybersecurity and risk management solutions namely through its flagship product Immune X-TPRM for third-party risk management.

 

About ISC2

ISC2 is the world’s leading member organization for cybersecurity professionals, driven by our vision of a safe and secure cyber world. Our more than 600,000 members, candidates and associates around the globe are a force for good, safeguarding the way we live. Our award-winning certifications – including cybersecurity’s premier certification, the CISSP® – enable professionals to demonstrate their knowledge, skills and abilities at every stage of their careers. ISC2 strengthens the influence, diversity and vitality of the cybersecurity profession through advocacy, expertise and workforce empowerment that accelerates cyber safety and security in an interconnected world. Our charitable foundation, The Center for Cyber Safety and Education, helps create more access to cyber careers and educate those most vulnerable. Learn more and get involved at ISC2.org. Connect with us on X, Facebook and LinkedIn.

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Wen Sin LIM info@responsible-cyber.com

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