@ISACANews Sponsoring 50 London Pupil Premiums in Cyber Course w @QufaroCyberSec ^JB

Do you have students interested in cyber, but no funding to develop the cyber skills and knowledge required for a future career?

There is a Teams* event (with two dates to pick from) coming up this month for London teachers / educators to find out more about the Qufaro Headstart in Cyber Security programme for their Year 9 students.

ISACA London chapter will be sponsoring 50 London Pupil Premium students to complete this Level 2-3 Headstart online course from Bletchley Park Qufaro.

Alongside the course there will also be an online mentoring programme available, which is linked with STEM Ambassadors.

Visit the Eventbrite link and click on the orange ‘Select A Date‘ option to pick either the

  • 10 June 2021 (4-5pm BST) or the
  • 24 June 2021 (4-5pm BST) session.

*It’s recommended that you download the Teams app in advance of the event.

Attached is a PDF flyer about the events to introduce the course and sponsorship. Find out more and get your questions answered – you can also keep up with them on Twitter (@ISACANews and @QufaroCyberSec).


Further reading
Qufaro information for Educators, including information on their Cyber Extended Project Qualification (The CyberEPQ) which has no formal entry requirements for study and is open to everyone over the age of 14.

Women primed to fill cyber security talent gap (26 January 2021) FT.com
Pandemic-led jump in homeworking heightens need for more cyber security analysts

Policy paper: Pupil premium (Updated 30 March 2021) GOV.UK

CS4FN issue 24 on Cyber Security – download our free magazine as a PDF. You can also follow the CS4FN blog.
Teaching London Computing is the sister site (for teachers) to CS4FN which is for school pupils / students.