Cyber Security Awareness Workshop Application Form 2024

  • The Next IT Girl, Cyber Security Awareness workshop is a one day cyber-powered program for 6th - 8th grade students, parents, and educators. In sponsorship, partnership with South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce and Presented with a hands-on and digital format experience.

    Additionally, our workshops and programs focus on discovering, pursuing, and succeeding in technology through the exposure of technical concepts. Attendees do not need to have any prior technical experience, and any materials will be provided.

    Program Information:

    Date & Time:
    Saturday, April 20, 2024
    10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST

    Program Location:
    ECPI University, 3800 Paramount Dr, North Charleston, SC 29405

    About the Workshop:
    As technology expands and the number of connected devices grows, so does the need for security and network experts. With over 300,000 job openings in the field, students can expect to learn real-world applications of security concepts that will open up a world of opportunities.
    In this workshop, we will have three programs simultaneously for students, parents, and educators. Attendees will learn various concepts in the field of cybersecurity, including advanced hacking, malware attacks, risk assessment, and cyber defense. The content is a mix of web-based simulations and hands-on activities.

    Explore the risks and vulnerabilities of online browsing and be able to identify possible risks. You will be able to identify and explore potential cyber threats and create a way to mediate and apply cyber defense practices.

    Together we will investigate cyber-related topics, reflect on them and discuss them, create digital presentations, engage in collaborative exercises with other attendees, and hear from cyber security professionals. Lunch will be provided.

    Registration Fee:

    Disclaimer: Due to this event being in person. There will be limited capacity of attendees. Prior to filling out an application, please be mindful of date and time of workshop.