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College of the North Atlantic- Qatar joins Palo Alto’s cybersecurity Academy

College of the North Atlantic- Qatar joins Palo Alto’s cybersecurity Academy
The Silicon Review
15 March, 2021

College of the North Atlantic- Qatar (CNA-Q) has announced that it has joined the Palo Alto Academy, a subsidiary of Palo Alto Networks, Inc., an American multinational cybersecurity company. With this collaboration, CNA-Q will become the first-ever college to join the cybersecurity academy in Qatar. CNA-Q will be aligning its courses with Palo Alto Academy to provide its student with the latest cyber security-based education.

Palo Alto Networks launched the cybersecurity academy in the year 2014. Since then, it has grown big to compromise more than 1,300 partner institutions in more than 70 countries across the globe. The academy provides students with the required skills and knowledge on cybersecurity and prepares them for a successful cybersecurity sector career. This agreement with CNA-Q will mainly focus on addressing key cybersecurity challenges faced in today's scenario.

Palo Alto Networks stated that today's digital society's cybersecurity challenges require an ever-increasing need for advanced skills. Teaming up with the College of the North Atlantic- Qatar will help Palo Alto Networks develop the next generation of cybersecurity professionals and bridge the skills gap. The firm aims to create a world where each day is safer and secure than ever. This initiative will help both CNA-Q and Palo Alto Networks to contribute towards a future career.