Fortify Institute Launches EC-Council Certified Cybersecurity Technician C|CT Scholarship in Ireland

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Fortify Institute Launches EC-Council Certified Cybersecurity Technician C|CT Scholarship in Ireland


Dublin, Ireland – 09/02/24

Fortify Institute, a leader in cybersecurity training, is proud to announce the launch of the EC-Council Certified Cybersecurity Technician (C|CT) Scholarship program in Ireland. This initiative marks a significant step in cybersecurity education, aiming to empower and develop the next generation of cybersecurity professionals in the Republic of Ireland.

The C|CT Scholarship program is a comprehensive training course designed to provide in-depth knowledge and hands-on experience in various domains of cybersecurity. It covers critical areas such as Ethical Hacking, Network Defence, Digital Forensics, and Security Operations. The program is tailored for individuals starting their cybersecurity careers, professionals considering a career change, and non-technical managers seeking an understanding of cybersecurity fundamentals.

“We are thrilled to be the exclusive provider of the EC-Council C|CT Scholarship in the Republic of Ireland,” said Jan Carroll, Managing Director, of Fortify Institute. “Our mission is to address the cyber skills gap and increase diversity in the industry.  This scholarship is a testament to our commitment. We believe that through this program, we can significantly contribute to the strength and resilience of our digital infrastructure.”

The C|CT program offers over 200 hours of premium learning content, 85 hands-on labs, and engaging Capture the Flag exercises, ensuring a practical and immersive learning experience. Additionally, the scholarship significantly reduces the cost of the course, making it more accessible to a wider range of aspiring cybersecurity professionals. There is also the bonus of support and mentoring from the Fortify Institute team. 

“Cybersecurity is more than just a profession; it's a necessity in our increasingly digital world,” added Jan. “With the C|CT Scholarship, we're not just educating; we're equipping individuals with the skills needed to protect our digital future.”

The scholarship is open for applications, and Fortify Institute encourages all interested individuals to apply. Successful candidates will receive all the necessary resources, including access to the C|CT certification exam, to embark on or advance their careers in cybersecurity.

For more information about the CCT Scholarship and application details, please visit




About Fortify Institute:

Fortify Institute is a leading cybersecurity and information technology training provider based in Meath, Ireland. Fortify Institute is committed to delivering high-quality education and equipping individuals with the skills necessary to excel in cybersecurity. It has established itself as a trusted partner for professionals seeking to enhance their knowledge and career prospects.

Media Contact:

Jan Carroll

Managing Director

Fortify Institute

+353 085 118 6011

[email protected]

Kells Tech Hub, Kells, Co. Meath, A82 E3C6, Ireland


About EC-Council:

EC-Council invented the Certified Ethical Hacker. Founded in 2001 in response to 9/11, EC-Council's mission is to provide the training and certifications apprentice and experienced cybersecurity professionals need to keep corporations, government agencies, and others who employ them safe from attack.

Best known for its Certified Ethical Hacker program, EC-Council today offers 200 different training programs and certifications in everything from Computer Forensic Investigation and Security Analysis to Threat Intelligence and Information Security. An ISO/IEC 17024 Accredited Organization recognized under the US Defense Department Directive 8140/8570 and many other authoritative cybersecurity bodies worldwide, the company has certified over 350,000 professionals across the globe. Trusted by seven of the Fortune 10, half of the Fortune 100, and the intelligence communities of 140 nations, EC-Council is the gold standard in cybersecurity education and certification.

A truly global organization with a driving belief in bringing diversity, equity, and inclusion to the modern cybersecurity workforce, EC-Council maintains 11 offices in the U.S., the UK, India, Malaysia, Singapore, and Indonesia. The company can be reached online at

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