Young talent is set to grow

Young talent is set to grow

The UK has a world-class cyber security sector, where the current demand for young talent is set to grow.

There is a severe shortage of young people entering the sector. Therefore, we need to attract, develop and nurture future talent in cyber security.

Cyber Security Challenge UK’s Schools programme aims to raise awareness of an exciting career in cyber security. In primary and secondary schools they are using innovative, stimulating tools and scenarios to develop practical and usable skills in high demand from industry.

Cyber Security Challenge UK {} is a series of national competitions, learning programmes, and networking initiatives. They are designed to identify, inspire and enable more people to become cyber security professionals.

The national competitions are a great way to practice your skills. As a result, they provide an early taste of what a career in cyber security is like. CyberGames and CyberCenturion are designed for students at school or college. If you have an interest in cyber security, competing in these challenges will give you an idea of the kinds of skills that professionals use every day.

Click here to find out more about competitions designed for students at school or college.