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ISSA - Developing and Connecting Cybersecurity Leaders Globally.


Developing and Connecting Cybersecurity Leaders Globally.

ISSA is the community of choice for international cybersecurity professionals dedicated to advancing individual growth, managing technology risk and protecting critical information and infrastructure.
The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)® is a not-for-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. It provides educational forums, publications, and peer interaction opportunities that enhance the knowledge, skill, and professional growth of its members.

Mission Statement

ISSA is a nonprofit organization for the information security profession committed to promoting effective cyber security on a global basis.

a) Being a respected forum for networking and collaboration

b) Providing education and knowledge sharing at all career life cycle stages

c) Being a highly regarded voice of information security that influences public opinion, government legislation, education and technol…

Business Performance Improvement Driver

National IT Apprenticeship System, Database 
Services Concentration 

Program Guide

Introduction to the IT Apprenticeship System

By Alice Rowland

Executive Summary

The National Information Technology Apprenticeship System (NITAS) is a 21st Century apprenticeship system that reflects the state of the art in apprenticeship. The system was created jointly by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) and the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) to provide American corporations and American workers with the benefits of high productivity and economic value through voluntary participation in a nationally recognized and industry-validated system of apprenticeship.  A major objective of the NITAS program is to ensure that the U.S.  IT workforce possesses the required skills and offers the necessary value to be competitive in a global economy.

NITAS contains seven apprenticeship programs. These programs are designed to ensure that the U.S.  IT workforce maintains global competitive advantage…