CyberWarrior Academy Apprenticeship Program

The first certified apprenticeship in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

What is an Apprenticeship Program?

Apprenticeship is the best way to start a career, where individuals earn and learn at the same time. CyberWarrior Academy is the first certified Cybersecurity apprenticeship provider in the Commonwealth of MA. The in-class and on-the-job program delivers insightful and relevant training in cybersecurity.  Upon completion, CyberWarriors will have acquired the tools, skills, certifications and real-world job experience enabling them to fully contribute to a security operations team.


of apprentices retain employment after apprenticeship completion.

U.S. Department of Labor


of minority cybersecurity professionals said mentorship programs are very important.



average starting wage after apprenticeship completion.

U.S. Department of Labor

Who should attend CyberWarrior Academy Apprenticeship Program

Students: Recently graduated students, professionals looking for a career change, and anyone who wants to join the exciting and evolving digital future.

Companies: Organizations that are looking for entry-level cybersecurity workers to meet current workforce needs or companies looking to upskill existing staff to meet a rapidly changing threat landscape.

Program Components
Apprentices begin with the in-class training experience including:

  • Fundamentals
  • Hands-on modules
  • Career Hacks – Professional development
  • Case study and Capstone

Students graduate with two industry-recognized certifications from EC-Council and a CWA Certification of completion.



Certified Network Defender

Certified Ethical Hacker

Cyberwarrior Academy Certified

Upon graduation from in-class training, apprentices move on to a full-time on the job apprenticeship supported by a competency-based framework, guided by NICE competencies.

Why the Apprenticeship Program?

Training is intensive, pragmatic, hands-on and delivered by cybersecurity white-hat practitioners.
Able to deliver immediate value
day one.
Coaching and Mentoring support provided to apprentices and employers to ensure success.
Reduce time and cost of getting a new employee up to speed.
CyberWarrior Academy manages all labor and program costs via a staffing model removing administrative burdens to employers.
Program framework guided by the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) competencies and validated by cybersecurity experts.
All training is designed and delivered by industry recognized white-hat hackers and subject matter experts.

The CyberWarrior Apprenticeship Program is designed to provide “in class” and “on the job” experience needed to produce highly qualified talent meeting industry needs.

Be part of Cybersecurity Next-Generation!