Learn in-demand skills, earn a credential, and launch your new career in tech.
All in 12 weeks, all online.
Personalized, accelerated, and outcomes-driven education that meets you where you're at.
A program designed for your goals.
This accelerated, 12-week cyber security program gives you the fundamental knowledge, real-world experience, and critical soft skills you need to kickstart a rewarding career. In this intense, immersive environment, you’ll dive into modules on server administration, network security, threat modelling and analysis, incident response, and much more. Throughout your studies, you’ll also have access to on-demand mentorship from cyber security professionals.
The demand for cyber security skills has surged throughout Canada, and as more industries and companies recognize the importance of this rapidly evolving field, the demand will only continue to increase. Cyber security gives you the unique opportunity to build on your existing strengths, education, unique insights, and transferable skills. Lighthouse Labs graduates have transitioned to cyber security from a wide-range of industries including hospitality, healthcare, education, and finance.
Hands-on proactive support that sets you up for success.
Lighthouse Labs was created by a team of entrepreneurs with a passion for technology, mentorship, and education.
Their mission is to efficiently prepare the workforce with skills to succeed in roles that leverage data and technology.
McMaster University, in partnership with Lighthouse Labs, offers you an immersive, cutting-edge educational experience and industry-driven cyber security curriculum. Lighthouse Labs’ innovative education philosophy and career services, combined with McMaster’s focus on upskilling and reskilling students for the future of work, deliver a state-of-the-art training journey to you.
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