One of the Leading Providers of Information Security and Cybersecurity Training Joins Hands with EC-Council to Train Students in a Unique Course That Offers Vendor-Specific and Vendor-Neutral Cloud Security Approaches
TAMPA, Fla, December 20, 2022— EC-Council, the creators of the globally recognized Certified Ethical Hacker and other highly regarded cybersecurity certifications, has partnered with Wissen International to launch instructor-led training for the Certified Cloud Security Engineer (CCSE) program in Singapore. Wissen is the exclusive distributor and representative for EC-Council in 10 Asia Pacific Countries. The CCSE program is specially curated by cybersecurity experts and ensures cloud security concepts go beyond the fundamentals for candidates.
While cloud adoption has accelerated in recent years, cloud security has also become critical. Data breaches in the cloud, misconfigurations, etc., pose significant concerns for organizations. Cloud security is an in-demand skill in 2022 and beyond, but the industry faces a massive shortage of skilled professionals to tackle the escalating crisis. The partnership between EC-Council and Wissen to deliver CCSE training will significantly contribute to closing the skills gap in cloud security by offering applicants specialized training on the best cloud security practices, technologies, and techniques.
Jay Bavisi, CEO and President of EC-Council, says, “The demand for information security professionals with cloud security skillsets is only going to increase in the near future, owing to the rising security incidents in the cloud. Building a strong workforce equipped to deal with the cloud security crisis to help businesses operate smoothly is the focus of our partnership with Wissen”.
As per Fortune Business Insights, the cloud security market is estimated to reach $106.02 Billion by 2029. Security professionals require a certification that offers a blend of vendor-neutral and vendor-specific concepts to enhance the core knowledge needed in cloud security. The CCSE program trains students on diverse cloud security approaches, resources, and methodologies with a hands-on learning experience.
The sole mission of EC-Council is to advance the state of the cybersecurity profession on a global scale. Helping organizations, educators, governments, and individuals address global workforce problems is at the heart of the company’s mission. To this end, it is developing and curating world-class cybersecurity education programs and certifications. It is also providing cybersecurity services to some of the largest businesses all over the world. More than 2,000 best universities, colleges, and training companies put their faith in EC-Council. This includes seven Fortune 10 companies, 47 Fortune 100 companies, the Department of Defense, global intelligence communities, and NATO. The standards for cybersecurity education are set by EC-Council programs, which have now been implemented in more than 140 countries worldwide. To acquire additional knowledge, please go to https://www.eccouncil.org/.
Wissen is the exclusive distributor and sole representative of EC-Council in 10 Asia-Pacific countries, being known as the cybersecurity competency development arm. Close to 100 EC-Council academia and accredited training partners across Singapore and Asia Pacific countries such as Australia, Hong Kong, Philippines, Myanmar, Cambodia, and Vietnam are managed by Wissen. Wissen also works in collaboration with government and local associations to proliferate EC-Council’s cybersecurity courses.