Free Online Cybersecurity Training /Formations en ligne gratuites sur la cybersécurité

Sharpen your cybersecurity skills from the comfort of your own home! Resources are available for all ages groups and skill levels, and in both official languages. Learn about cybersecurity at your own pace from trusted educational resources.

Aiguisez vos compétences en cybersécurité dans le confort de votre foyer! Les ressources sont disponibles pour tous les âges et niveaux de compétence, ainsi que dans les deux langues officielles. Découvrez l’importance de la cybersécurité à votre rythme à partir de sources éducatives fiables.

High School

*NEW* CISCO Networking Academy – NDG Linux Essentials (Build upon your Linux knowledge with this FREE virtual course)

*NEW* CISCO Networking Academy – NDG Linux Unhatched (Eight-hour introductory course to Linux operating system)

*NEW* CISCO Networking Academy – Introduction to Cybersecurity (15-hour introductory course on the basics of cybersecurity)

Oxford Home Study – Start your FREE online cybersecurity course here, with multiple options to progress your skills

Springboard Foundations of Cybersecurity – Use this free curriculum to build a strong foundation in cybersecurity, examine various types of attacks, and learn ways to protect your environments through tools and design.

Udemy – Brush up on your penetration testing and network security analysis skills with Udemy, offering a broad range of cyber security courses.

Khan Academy – Cybersecurity 101 (Free introductory course on cybersecurity fundamentals).

EdX Home to numerous free online courses. EdX is a massive open online course provider.

Cybrary – Introduction to IT and Cybersecurity (This training is for beginners and designed to help you
decide which career path is right for you)


Middle School

*NEW* CSI Web Adventures  – Learn Forensic Science and apply your knowledge

*NEW* Digizen – Is a fun interactive game to test your knowledge on being a good digital citizen.

*NEW* Engineer Girl – This amazing online resource is designed to inspire and promote careers in engineering for girls.

NSTeens – Explore this very interactive website, which houses a broad range of videos, games, comics and quizzes.

Media Smarts – Canada’s center for digital media literacy

Scratch – Learn how to program your own interactive stories, games, and animations in a fun and interactive way.

Carnegie Cyber Academy A great online resource full of interactive games and videos on being a good
cyber citizen and staying safe online.

The Case of the Cyber Criminal – Is a fun interactive game to test your own online safety skills.

Khan Academy – This amazing online resource is through Khan Academy and teaches you concepts of using JavaScript


Elementary School

*NEW* SOS (Safe Online Surfing) – Grade appropriate games to teach children safe online surfing habits.

*NEW* Brain Bop – A collection of science, technology, engineering, and math topics, including animated movies, quizzes, activities, learning games, and lesson ideas and resources for educators.

*NEW* – Introduce early learners to coding through these fun interactive games.

Code Combat – The most engaging way for students to learn the basics of computer science.

Scratch Jr. – An introductory programming language that enables young children (ages 5-7) to create their own interactive stories and games.

Adventure of the Three Cyber Pigs – In this game, designed for ages 8-10, the CyberPigs play on their favourite website and encounter marketing ploys, spam and a close encounter with a not-too-friendly wolf.

Internet Safety Hangman

Netsmartz – Online video series presenting online safety lessons.

Code Combat – Is a fun and exciting game to introduce children to coding.


For Parents

*NEW* Keeping Kids Safe Online – A great resource full of tips on how to monitor your child’s online safety.

*NEW* Connect Safely Parents Ultimate Guide to Cybersecurity

*NEW* Stop, Think, Connect – What kind of information is acceptable share online? This is a great resource to help you start the discussion with your kids.

Promoting Ethical Online Behaviours with your Kids 

Parenting the Digital Generation 

Protecting Children’s Privacy Online – A Guide for Parents, Carers and Educators

Cyber Smart Challenge -A complete online teaching resource package to teach children about cyberbullying, protecting personal information and sharing images.

Parents Ultimate Guide to Cybersecurity

Teaching your Children Safe Surfing Habits


Cours de formation en français

*NOUVEAU* Guide pratique de la cybersécurité et de la cyberdéfence – Document PDF publié par l’Organisation internationale de la francophonie

*NOUVEAU* Projet déclic – Guide pour les adultes de confiance, des conseils pratiques et des outils pour aider les filles et les jeunes femmes à naviguer en ligne (YMCA-Canada)  

*NOUVEAU* Enfants AvertisLe programme Enfants avertis est le programme interactif d’éducation à la sécurité du Centre canadien de protection de l’enfance conçu pour les enfants de la maternelle à la 9e année.

HabiloMédias – Site web du Centre canadien d’éducation aux médias et de littératie numérique

Menaces courantes à connaitre (Site Pensez cybersécurité- gouvernement du Canada)

Fais les trois activités dans l’ordre et tu mériteras le titre de champion de la sécurité en ligne!

Secnum Academie

MOOC – Massive Open Online Courses (CLOM – Cours en ligne ouvert et massif).

Guide pratique de la cybersécurité et de la cyberdéfence – Document PDF publié par l’Organisation
internationale de la francophonie

CYBERNB does not play any role in the design process for any of these positions, nor is responsible for any changes/withdrawals of these courses.

CYBERNB ne joue aucun rôle dans le processus de création de ces cours, et n’est pas responsable des changements/retraits des cours.


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