Palo Alto Cybersecurity Academy
Palo Alto Networks is a respected world leader in network and enterprise security, based in Santa Clara, California.
The company’s core products are platforms that include advanced Next Generation firewalls designed to provide network security, visibility and granular control of network activity based on application, user and content identification. It also excels in cloud-based offerings that extend those firewalls to cover other aspects of security.
In 2018, Palo Alto Networks introduced Global Cyber range initiatives to prevent consistently evolving and sophisticated cyberattacks.
Palo Alto Networks - Academy Programme
Palo Alto Networks and UCEN Manchester are committed to equipping the next generation of students with the hands-on cybersecurity knowledge they will need to survive and thrive in the ever-changing global cyber threat landscape.
The Palo Alto Networks Academy is a collaborative community of over 300 academies across 40 countries. Its programme is fully integrated into our curriculum, with extensive cybersecurity courseware and the opportunity for students to achieve additional vendor certifications our students can earn.
At UCEN Manchester we are equipped with enterprise security platform lab technology from Palo Alto Networks, which offers students hands-on experience with real-world, industry standard equipment and software.
Palo Alto Network Academy programme is fully integrated into the following programmes:
- Foundation Degree (FdSc) Computer Network Security
- BA (Hons) Top Up Degree Computer Network Security
Throughout your time with UCEN Manchester, you’ll learn academic skills alongside professional skills through Cisco and Palo Alto Networks. This innovative blend of learning will prepare you for employment in a growing industry.