Announcing a New Platform for Cyber Workforce Development
CERT STEPfwd (Simulation, Training, and Exercise Platform) combines extensive research and innovative technology to offer a new solution to cybersecurity workforce development -- helping practitioners and their teams build knowledge, skills, and experience in a continuous cycle of professional development. The goal of this approach is for cybersecurity professionals to use relevant knowledge, skills, and experience to successfully and effectively perform their duties - individually making improvements and collectively moving the organization forward.

Structured Learning Communities
Private Learning Communities
On-Demand Lecture
On-Demand Lecture
Hands-On Virtual Labs
Hands-on Virtual Labs
Progress and Completion Reporting
Progress and Completion Reporting

Access a rich library of cyber security and information assurance training. Put yourself in the classroom to attend lectures, watch demonstrations, and conduct hands-on labs. View and manage your organization's workforce as they progress toward their training objectives.

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CERT STEPfwd contains a library of instruction and reference information about information assurance, incident response, computer forensics, and other vital information security topics. To learn more about providing CERT STEPfwd for your organization (course list, registration fees) please send an email to or call +1-412-268-7622.