Cyber Ambassador Program.Apply to represent your industry and encourage young people to take up valuable careers in cyber security.

Out and about for cyber education

All the latest news from the workforce development desk

The State’s high schools are shining with talent, and the Node has had the privelege of being involved with some great events and people, especially in the regions. Sarah Box, the Node’s workforce development manager, was invited to attend Maitland High School’s Industry Links Breakfast event – ‘Industry – School Partnerships’. This event saw more than 100 representatives from varied industries in the Hunter Valley attend.

Principal Paula Graham and Rick Evans from Regional Development Australia (Hunter) provided informative and important information about vocational courses, apprenticeships and traineeships available.  Josh Marks from Academy Sheet Metal – presented to the group the positive interactions they have with young people.

Just last week, Sarah attended the second in a series of workshops held in Port Macquarie by Charles Sturt University – the Girls in Cyber Advancing workshop. The first one in early July was so successful the organisers had to put on another one! It was was made possible by the collaborative efforts of RDA, SISP and Charles Sturt. This followed a school term that kicked off with a packed-house SISP Conference in the Hunter Valley in June, where the Node shared a Booth with TAFE NSW and cyber ambassador Tony Vizza.

Over the past few months, Sarah has also delivered cyberSTEM teaching resources to high schools including Coffs Harbour High, Cardiff High, Hunter River High School, Newcastle Grammer, Newcastle High, Waverly Secondary College, Kempsey High, Terrigal High, Dorrigo High, Galston High and Henry Lawson High School in Grenfell. Pictured is Cardiff High School Careers Advisor Daniel Clape with a new Lego Minstorms kit to support teaching cyberSTEM.

Recent News

Meet Josh – one of NSWCSIN’s youngest cyber ambassadors

Tue 17th March 2020

Josh grew up loving mathematics. Now he is studying a Bachelor of Cyber Security and Behaviour at the University of Western Sydney.

Read More

View All News

Recent Events

Industry Discovery Day #2

Tue 10th March 2020

NSWCSIN joined EY for a morning of collaboration between NSW university researchers and the EY team

Read More

View All Events

Future Events

Lunchtime Leadership Event

Wed 25th March 2020

The NSWCSIN welcomes special guest Andrew Constantine

Read More

View All Future Events

NSW Government + Austcyber