Check Point Software Provides Over 1,000,000 eLearning Minutes since the Covid-19 Outbreak

Check Point Software’s Learning and Training department’s main mission is to make cyber security knowledge accessible to everyone. In just a few months, students and security professionals from all over the world consumed over 1,000,000 free minutes of training, leveraging the wide range of Check Point’s eLearning content.

The eLearning offering is designed for professionals looking for best practices to protect their organization and boost their Cybersecurity careers. Check Point offers over 50 hours of free online training courses and content, allowing users to expand their practical skills and boost their cybersecurity knowledge. The courses cover topics from Network security to in-depth product technical training such as Check Point CloudGuard solutions family, Threat prevention, Scalable platforms, SMB and Endpoint Security in the “new normal”. Thanks to the flexibility of online courses, everyone can take advantage of these web-based platforms to progress their education outside of the traditional classroom. The program enables maximum flexibility to learn from anywhere at any time

Check Point’s world-class eLearning training and accreditation courses are compatible with industry programs such as ISC2, ISACA, CompTIA and CPE. Students will earn up to 60 CPE credits to renew their Cyber Security certification, and Check Point Partners will earn “Engage Points”. Upon completing the free training program, exams and certificates of completion are awarded.  The knowledge acquired in these courses can be used by professionals who are looking to advance their skills and knowledge in their current role or professionals who are looking to better position themselves for their next role

“This milestone clearly shows the value that Cyber Security professionals place on eLearning, which is helping to equip the next generation of cyber-warriors with the skills they need to succeed in the industry,” said Shay Solomon, Director for Business Development at Check Point Software Technologies. “The cybersecurity skills gap is large and still growing, so initiatives such as Check Point eLearning and our innovative Knowledge Programs are key to attracting and engaging professionals to help bridge that gap. By offering range of opportunities for formal training and professional development, we give professionals a deeper understanding of the sector, and a fast-track route to employment. By that we make our vision of Cyber Security Knowledge accessible for all come true

The program is available via the following MOOCs: Udemy, Coursera, EDX, Cybrary and through the Check Point website: www.checkpoint.com/elearning