CyberPrep @ USD

CyberPrep @ USD Online Summer Program

Date:              July 27th - 31st
Time:              9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Fee:                $595 (includes instruction, learning materials, virtual lab access)
Location:        Online Distance Learning Format
Registration:  REGISTER HERE

What is the CyberPrep @ USD Online Program? 

The CyberPrep @ USD is a week-long cybersecurity training program focused on teaching the technical aspects of cybersecurity including core concepts in a fun and unique hands on way that includes; Gamificagtion, building your own VM, and securing your own home technologies. The program is designed to prepare students for a college or career pathway in cybersecurity. 
Online Program Features

  • Online ZOOM lectures and gamified coursework through our LMS.
  • Formal instruction from USD faculty and industry experts.
  • Virtual hands-on experience with the latest cybersecurity tools.
Online Program Topics
Day-1: Virtual Machines - Cybersecurity Principles  - Linux Basics - Linux Opps - Website Intro
Day-2: Networking - Network Mapping- Threats & Exploits- Vulnerability Scanning
Day-3: Cryptography & Access - Cyber Attack - Reconnaissance Tools - Metasploit Framework
Day-4: Password Cracking - Website,DB,Cloud - Wireshark - Privilege Escalation
Day-5: Compliance Hardening - IDS/IPS Audit - Incident Response/Forensics 
Optional Study Access: Website access, Certification and Career Development

Who is CyberPrep @ USD Online Program for?

The objective of the program is to inspire a new generation of college and career-bound students into the emerging and critical cybersecurity field. The program is ideal for incoming college bound 10th, 11th and 12th graders interested in acquiring cybersecurity skills and exploring cybersecurity as a career goal.

Program Sponsors: ESET & California Army National Guard

Stay in touch and send us an email with your questions to or by phone at (619) 260-4564.