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Free cybersecurity training at the Henderson County Chamber on Friday, Dec. 2

Nov 30, 2022 01:00PM ● By WNC Business

Ed Carroll and Joe Jakubielski with the Carolina Cyber Center are hosting a Lunch & Learn at the Henderson County Chamber of Commerce on Friday, December 2. 

Founded by Montreat College, the Carolina Cyber Center has access to some of the best, brightest, and most apt minds working to forge the next-generation workforce, the best cyber education in the region.

Their cybersecurity leaders, analysts, and instructors average over 25 years of hands-on industry IT and cybersecurity experience at Fortune 500 companies, international NGOs, regional non-profits, and government entities.

During this seminar, the instructors Carroll and Jakubielski will share basic and fundamental steps that can be taken to help keep individuals and organizations protected. They will introduce practical actions to raise awareness and give businesses and organizations concrete ways to become more cyber-secure. The steps can be implemented in a short time frame with no or limited experience and may greatly lower the risk of being damaged by a cyber-attack.

A bonus to this information, companies attending can receive a free Security Vulnerability Report on the company domain as well as free Cybersecurity Awareness Training for three months at no cost for up to 200 employees.

About the instructors:

Ed Carroll - Helps organizations secure their most important assets. After more than 15 years in cybersecurity, mostly with startups and small businesses, Ed delivers information in an easy-to-digest manner using unassuming language to help make complex concepts stick.

Joe Jakubielski - After 25 years as an entrepreneur, Joe turned his passion for small business into a new career. After completing the Cyber Defense Analyst program at the Carolina Cyber Center, he's been helping the community by driving security awareness initiatives.

Businesses can attend this seminar in Hendersonville at no cost, but must register Here.