Covid-19 update: This program will be delivered online.

Cybersecurity for IT Professionals Program s a program offered by JVS Toronto for internationally-trained professionals, who have the technical knowledge, in order to prepare them for a SOC Cybersecurity Analyst job.

This six-week program includes two in-person classes at JVS Toronto and online classes including:

  • Current cyber threats
  • Security Terminology and Tools
  • Fundamentals of TCP/IP networking
  • Basics of Network Defense and Countermeasures, Firewalls, Intrusion detection systems (IPS/IDS)
  • Security in Operating Systems and Cloud
  • Endpoint security and scripting
  • Security Policy Design and Implementation
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
  • Hands-on labs with installation and configuration of cybersecurity tools and platforms


  • Open to Permanent Residents and Convention Refugees.
  • Must have experience with installing and configuring Windows and Linux OS systems and be familiar with networking concepts such as LAN, WAN, Internet and OSI model.
  • The minimum CLB 4 level of English proficiency is required.

Contact [email protected] or 416-649-1700 for more info.