Minor Courses (Ages 8-17)
Cyber Crusaders: We are thrilled to offer a unique learning opportunity for your children aged 8-12. Our course meets twice a week and is designed to explore the exciting world of cybersecurity through the lens of Red Team, Blue Team, and Purple Team techniques. In this course, your child will gain an in-depth understanding of cyber security, learning how to protect and defend against cyber threats. Our program is tailored to ensure that your child never "completes" the course but rather continues to grow and learn as they age before eventually graduating to the next level. Course Cost is $130/Month, students may attend a maximum of 2 classes per week.
Virtual Warriors: We are excited to introduce a captivating opportunity for your child aged 13-17 to explore the world of cybersecurity. Our course meets twice a week and is tailored to help your teenager delve into the exciting world of Red Team, Blue Team, and Purple Team techniques. In this course, your teenager will receive an in-depth understanding of cybersecurity from multiple perspectives, learn to protect and defend against cyber threats and master the most advanced tools and techniques used by professionals in the field. Our program is designed to keep your teenager engaged and challenged, never fully completing the course, but continually growing and advancing to the next level. Don't miss out on this opportunity for your teenager to become a master of cybersecurity! Cost is $150/Month payable by invoice. Class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4-5PM and Saturdays 12-1pm. Students may attend a maximum of 2 classes per week.
ChainLynx Tech Certified Professional: Are you interested in cybersecurity and ready to take the next step towards a rewarding career in the industry? Our program is designed for students aged 13-17 who are passionate about cybersecurity and want to master the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in this exciting field. Our program spans over your most formative educational years, providing you with the specialized education you need to succeed in a career as a cybersecurity professional. We use CompTIA certifications as our foundation, just like how vocational schools teach apprentice-level occupations. Throughout the program, you will receive personalized support from our expert instructors, helping you master each certification and build the skills you need to excel in the industry. No prior knowledge is required, and our program is suitable for all students who have a passion for cybersecurity. By the end of the program, you will have obtained CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+, Data+, and Project+ certifications, setting you up for a successful career in cybersecurity. Plus, you'll gain practical experience and exposure to real-world situations through hands-on activities and projects. Join us on this exciting journey towards becoming a certified cybersecurity professional and start building a brighter future for yourself today! This course is only available Sundays from 10am-1pm, with only 24 seats per year. This program is first come first serve, with no cost for students under age 18.
Adult Courses (18+)
Machine Hardware and Software - This course is best for individuals with untrained to beginner level experience with computer hardware and software. Hardware topics will be the basics of computer hardware, training on all office equipment (excluding printer/fax machines) one may encounter in an office setting. Software focus will cover basic Microsoft Office, Search Engines, and other commonly used software. If needed, individual topics may be discussed with the instructor and added to the agenda. Course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-7pm and Saturdays from 1-2pm. Cost is $180/month, and students
are expected to only attend one course per week. Course typically lasts 6-8 weeks and move at an individual pace.
Programming Languages – ChainLynx Tech offers courses in the programming languages Python, R, SQL, and Excel/DAX. These courses are designed for individuals with intermediate hardware and software skills looking to branch out into programming either in their career or personal life. Each of these courses are taught in a classroom setting, but at an individual pace, using uniquely created curriculum designed to focus on the application of these languages as our students will use them, not in a more general sense are such
topics are taught via online subscription services. Each course cost is $200/month with no limit to the amount of sessions or office hours time students may utilize to move through course material.
Python: Tuesday 7-8pm, Saturday 3-4pm
R: Thursday 7-8pm, Saturday 4-5pm
SQL: Wednesday 7-8pm, Saturday 5-6pm
Excel/DAX: Friday 7-8pm, Saturday 6-7pm
The Uses and Abuses of Artificial Intelligence - In this cutting-edge course, you will learn about
the rapidly evolving landscape of AI and how it is impacting the world we live in. Our expert instructors will guide you through the benefits and potential pitfalls of this exciting technology, and how to navigate the risks associated with its use. You will gain a deep understanding of the ethical considerations involved in AI development, and learn how to ensure that the technology is being used safely and responsibly. By the end of this course, you will be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively navigate the world
of AI, and make informed decisions that will help shape its future. Course is available Monday 7-8pm and Saturday 2-3pm. Cost is $200/month with no limit to the amount of sessions or office hours time students may utilize to move through course material.
Cyber Team Bootcamp – This course is ideal for those seeking a challenging, yet rewarding,
experience in a rapidly growing field with a high demand for skilled professionals. The course will focus on red team, blue team, and purple team exercises, providing students with practical experience in offensive and defensive cyber tactics. Throughout the course, students will work collaboratively to conduct simulated cyber-attacks, defend against them, and perform combined red/blue team assessments. These exercises will provide hands-on experience in identifying vulnerabilities and developing strategies to protect against
them. By the end of the course, students will have gained a comprehensive understanding of the cybersecurity landscape and be equipped with the skills necessary to participate in cybersecurity teams in various industries. This class meets Mondays and Thursdays from 5-6pm and Saturdays from 7-8pm at a cost of $200/month with no limit to the amount of sessions or office hours time students may utilize to move through course material.
ChainLynx Tech Certified Professional (CLTCP) - This course is an all-encompassing,
comprehensive program designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary to obtain five CompTIA certifications. The course material covers everything from basic hardware and software concepts to advanced network security and cloud computing. Students will have the flexibility to learn at their own pace, with direct mentorship available from experienced professionals who are experts in the field. The learning environment is rich with opportunities for collaboration and networking. Students will be surrounded by other professionals from a variety of industries who are also learning the same material, providing a
unique opportunity to exchange ideas and learn from one another. The course is structured to provide a challenging, yet rewarding experience that prepares students for success in the ever-evolving field of IT. By the end of the course, students will have the knowledge, skills, and certifications to excel in a range of IT roles, from entry-level to advanced positions. This course is available Sundays from 2-5pm at a cost of $680/month.
*Any certification not listed may be requested and discussed with an instructor directly*
CompTIA Project+: The ability to work with multiple teams is key to the success of a security program; and with the Project+ curriculum, our students gain skills in effectively communicating strategies and milestones to provide the best return on investment to associated projects
CompTIA Data+: With data as the backbone of most businesses today, this certification allows our students to navigate complex relationships between databases and access pathways to best secure communications
CompTIA Network+: This vendor neutral assessment certifies that our students have a practical knowledge of the technology that makes up both infrastructure and local networks as well as the strategies employed to secure these communications
CompTIA A+ (2 Part Exam): The foundational certification for any aspiring IT professional, the A+ exams provide the skills for troubleshooting and maintaining a businesses workstations
CompTIA Security+: With the Security+ curriculum, our students learn to both manage the technical threats that exist in digital ecosystems and effectively communicate the dangers and mitigations to business stakeholders
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With programs built for both young students and adults looking for a mid-career transition, our team can help get you the resources you need to jumpstart your journey into cyber!