The Fast Track to Top Skills and Top Jobs in Cyber
Free to transitioning veterans and qualified applicants
The SANS CyberTalent Immersion Academy is an intensive, accelerated training program that provides SANS world class training and GIAC certifications to quickly and effectively launch careers in cybersecurity.
- SANS Training Excellence
- Hands-on Skills
- Hyper Current Content
- World-class Instructors
- GIAC Certifications
- Top Employers
4 Steps to a Cybersecurity Career
Qualify - Earn Acceptance
Demonstrate your aptitude and skills using SANS CyberTalent Assessment and participate in admissions process and interviews.
Train - Build Elite Skills
Develop real-world knowledge and practical, hands-on skills by completing world-class SANS training courses.
Certify - Earn GIAC Certifications
Complete courses by earning GIAC certifications, recognized by employers around the world.
Employ - Launch Career
Get access to guaranteed job opportunities at Academy sponsors - industry leaders in information security.
For transitioning veterans seeking careers in cybersecurity.
For women seeking careers in cybersecurity
"The relevance of the hands -on labs and exercises was clearly evident as we applied the skills we learned to real and recent scenarios from the security community. This instruction was a close to frontline operations as one can get without being in a production work center."
— Edmond Russell, SANS CyberTalent Immersion Academy Participant
"The whole process and academy itself is a huge success. It is phenomenal and a great, great, great resource for Veterans. I did a lot of research about programs, and found the certifications available through this program very beneficial."
— Jake Jacob, SANS CyberTalent Immersion Academy Participant