Sandra Wheatley

Senior Vice President, Marketing, Threat Intelligence and Influencer Communications at Fortinet

Closing the Cyber Skills Gap with Fortinet’s Training Advancement Agenda (TAA)

The Value of Cybersecurity Certifications and Training for Career Growth

The Value of Cybersecurity Certifications and Training for Career Growth

Certifications benefit both the employee and the organizations as upskilling proves to be a needed practice in combating the growing threat landscape.

Developing the Cybersecurity Workforce of the Future

Developing the Cybersecurity Workforce of the Future

Investing in the preparation of essential talent pools, such as students, is one key component to closing the cyber security skills gap.

Charting New Education Pathways to Fill the Cybersecurity Skills Gap

Charting New Education Pathways to Fill the Cybersecurity Skills Gap

Fortinet’s NSE Training Institute has created education pathways, which allows individuals to navigate their educational journey from training to careers and helps organizations upskill employees to meet their changing needs. 

Fortinet Extends Free NSE Security Training Courses to Close Industry’s Skills Gap

Fortinet Extends Free NSE Security Training Courses to Close Industry’s Skills Gap

By enrolling members of their IT teams in upskilling programs, organizations can help fill security talent shortages from within their own employee pool.

Fortinet Connects Military Spouses with Meaningful Careers in Tech

Fortinet Connects Military Spouses with Meaningful Careers in Tech

By providing career coaching, mentoring, and training connecting them to an ecosystem of employers, the Veterans Program is helping to bridge the skills gap and connecting veterans and their spouses to careers in cybersecurity.

Fortinet Veterans Program Connects Participants to Employers

Fortinet Veterans Program Connects Participants to Employers

Fortinet supports veterans and military spouses not only on Veterans and Remembrance Day, but everyday.

Certifications Advance Security Professionals and Help Address the Skills Gap

Certifications Advance Security Professionals and Help Address the Skills Gap

In addition to validating security professionals’ skills, certifications also serve to develop new skills and create new career pathways for individuals who did not initially plan for a career in cybersecurity.

Leveraging Training as a Solution to the Cybersecurity Skills Gap

Leveraging Training as a Solution to the Cybersecurity Skills Gap

When organizations lack a large enough team of qualified, experienced cybersecurity professionals, their networks, customer data, and even operational technology are far more vulnerable to threats.

Getting to NSE Level 8: A Conversation with Matthew Watkinson

Getting to NSE Level 8: A Conversation with Matthew Watkinson

How he got into the cybersecurity industry, why he sought Fortinet’s NSE 8 Certification and what the process was like.

Virtual Security Analysts – Using AI to Bridge the Cybersecurity Skills Gap

Virtual Security Analysts – Using AI to Bridge the Cybersecurity Skills Gap

The smart businesses, cities, and infrastructures of tomorrow will all require AI-based security analysis and response to fend off the speed and sophistication of the threats of tomorrow.

Developing Cybersecurity Skills in Untapped Resources to Fill the Talent Shortage

Developing Cybersecurity Skills in Untapped Resources to Fill the Talent Shortage

Veterans have many complementary skills that with the right training can be relevant to a career in cybersecurity.

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