F-Secure Academy for Partners

We help new professionals enter the world of cyber security and enable seasoned experts up their cyber security skills

We support your career growth in cyber security 

F-Secure Academy is freely available for all our partners. You can do certifications needed for partner levels or career paths that support your growth in cyber security. Career paths are available in three tracks - Cyber Marketer, Endpoint Protection & EDR Admin, and Service Provider. We will soon have new paths: Sales and Security Services.

Gain skills and earn certifications!

F-Secure Academy gives you the training you need: 

  • Do trainings on your own time and pace.
  • General cyber security skills and knowledge.
  • Training and certification in specific F-Secure products.
  • Choose from different career paths.
  • Each career path includes 2-3 product certifications plus one additional certification.

 

ENTRY

New to the cyber security world? Choose from a variety of entry paths for careers such as Introduction to Cyber Security Marketing, Endpoint Protection Cloud Support, or Endpoint Protection On-site Administrator, and learn about the threat landscape, malware history, and F-Secure’s relevant products.

ADVANCED

If you are a veteran of cyber security, the career paths offer you the chance to deep dive into both marketing and technical topics while maintaining your product certificates – or you can just dive into our offering of supplementary courses without selecting a career path. 

Choose your career path training

You can easily switch between paths, and your all your compatible course completions transfer between the paths. We will also be releasing new career paths on a regular basis, so keep yourself in the loop.


Cyber
Marketer

Cyber Marketer career path training is for you if:

  • You are starting your journey into the world of cyber security and want to get the basics right.
  • You are a seasoned cyber security Marketing professional and want to learn new marketing tactics that work for the right audiences.
  • You aren't working full-time in marketing, but still have a general interest to learn how to do marketing in the cyber security industry.

Cyber Marketer Career Path Training

F-Secure's Cyber Marketer career path training supports your growth as a cyber security professional. The training path includes the following modules:

Entry

Introduction to Cyber Security Marketing

This course will provide you a basic overview of trends and insights within the cyber security industry. You will also learn about buyer personas and what decision-making roles to focus your marketing efforts towards.

Entry

Basics of Marketing Campaigns

Once you've familiarized yourself with the cyber security industry, it's time to learn the basics of marketing campaigns. This will support you in achieving your planned goals and targets, whether it's increasing brand awareness or demand generation.

Entry

Co-Marketing with F-Secure

Wondering how you can do co-marketing together with F-Secure? Our new partner program has added several new marketing benefits to help you grow and scale your marketing efforts. In this training, we will provide you with all the necessary information to get started.

Advanced

F-Secure Partner Portfolio - Certification training

This course provides information on F-Secure's products from a sales viewpoint. It will provide an overview on our main product lines and discuss the functionality and differences of the products lines and standalone solutions. After taking this course, you will understand F-Secure as a company and how our products can be best used to protect end users.

Advanced

Digital Marketing in Cyber Security

It's crucial to understand how to market business-to-business products with the tools we have at our disposal in the digital world. This training is intended to make two things happen: Give you an overview how to do digital marketing on the B2B cybersecurity market and inspire you to add digital marketing to your repertoire.

Advanced

Building your Audience for Social Selling (Available Soon)

Social selling is exactly what it sounds like - It's the process of selling through social media. In order to do it effectively, you first have to learn to target the right audience. This course will provide you with the necessary tips and tricks to build your audience and get your social selling career started.

What you will get at the end of the training?

Enrolling into the F-Secure's career path trainings provide you with tons of information on the world of cyber security, on the best practices on both the technical and marketing sides, as well as current meticulous analyses on the development of both IT security and the threat landscapes we face. Finishing a career path training will provide you with an online certificate.


Endpoint Protection &
EDR Admin

Endpoint Protection & EDR Admin career path training is for you if:

  • Your duties include admin responsibilities for endpoint protection and / or detection & response administration.
  • You want to know the latest updates on the threat landscape or learn about the history of malware.
  • You are doing a little bit of everything, including IT support and admin, or merely want to learn more about this field.
  • You are starting your journey into cyber security and want to get the basics right.

Endpoint Protection & EDR Admin Career Path Training

F-Secure's Endpoint Protection & EDR Admin career path training offers you the chance to widen your knowledge while maintaining your product certificates. The training path includes the following modules:

Entry

The Fundamentals of Cyber Security Awareness

Cyber security begins at home. Or, in this case, in the companies providing cyber security to others. This class is all about the essentials of cyber security and how F-Secure sees it. While a basic level course, it may give some insights also to the veterans of the trade.

Entry

Malware History

As long as cyber threats have existed, F-Secure has been there to counter them. This course delves into the history of cyber threats, discussing the different types of threats and their impact across the digital age.

Entry

Threat Landscape

This course offers a look into the cyber threat landscape. What threats do our customers currently face? How have the threats evolved along with the current state of the world? What attack vectors are now in vogue, and what threats have surfaced recently?

Advanced

Service Design

The aim of this training is to give you an overview on how to build services, what are things to be taken into account while not going into deep details of building and selling services, but still give a wide enough overview on service building.

Advanced

Threat Focus: Ransomware

This course offers a deeper dive into one of the most prevalent threats in cyber security: ransomware. Whom were the ransomware threat actors targeting before, whom are they targeting today, and how have their distribution mechanisms changed.

Advanced

Threat Focus: Covid Times

As we live in a unique time of a pandemic having changed the full fabric of society, malware and cyber threats have been fast to follow the trend. This course discusses the effects the ongoing pandemic has wrought on cyber threats, illuminating how cyber attacks follow the news patterns of the physical world.

What you will get at the end of the training?

Enrolling into the F-Secure's career path trainings provide you with tons of information on the world of cyber security, on the best practices on both the technical and marketing sides, as well as current meticulous analyses on the development of both IT security and the threat landscapes we face. Finishing a career path training will provide you with an online certificate.

Enroll to our new career training paths

The career path trainings have now officially launched!

Enroll to our career path trainings by following the easy steps below:

  1. Fill in the form
  2. You will receive an email with enrollment details for the online trainings
  3. Start your on-demand training modules at your own convenience
  4. Receive your online certification for the completion of the training paths

You can easily switch between paths, and all your compatible course completions transfer between the paths.

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