EC-Council, the creator of industry-leading cybersecurity certifications, furthers its mission of cybersecurity skill development in Dubai by partnering with the renowned online education provider, the London International Studies and Research Center (LISRC), Dubai.
Dubai, UAE, 27th April 2023 : EC-Council, the inventor of CEH and a global leader in cybersecurity training and certification,, join forces with the London International Studies and Research Center (LISRC) in Dubai, UAE, to bolster cybersecurity expertise for career starters. LISRC, a top-rated ed-tech organization in the MENA region, provides a wide array of university degrees, diploma courses, and internationally accredited training programs.
By collaborating with EC-Council, LISRC aims to bridge the cybersecurity skills gap in the country by equipping learners with industry-ready skills in crucial cybersecurity domains like ethical hacking, digital forensics, cloud security, and more.
As conveyed by the media, UAE’s collaboration with Interpol and other international agencies has boosted the country’s capacity to protect its cyberspace. In addition, the government’s efforts in enhancing international cooperation have also made the country better equipped to tackle complex cyberthreats swiftly.
With the government taking steps to bolster the UAE’s cybersecurity posture, EC-Council’s collaboration with LISRC in building a competent workforce is expected to further strengthen the region’s digital infrastructure. Through this collaboration, EC-Council’s popular training programs like the Certified Ethical Hacker (C|EH), Certified Network Defender (C|ND), Certified Cybersecurity Technician (C|CT), Certified Cloud Security Professional (C|CSE) will be accessible to aspiring professionals seeking to build careers in this rapidly expanding field.
“As the increase in sophisticated cyber attacks amplifies Dubai’s Cyberthreat landscape, our collaboration with London International Studies and Research Center will foster the creation of a competent workforce in Dubai, UAE,” said Jay Bavisi, President and CEO of EC-Council. He added, “By training with our globally recognized certifications, learners will get the opportunity to build in-demand skills while improving the cybersecurity postures of their respective organizations.”
Looking at the bigger picture, the collaboration between EC-Council and LISRC will also boost cybersecurity in the Middle East. With the lack of skilled cybersecurity experts being one of the most significant challenges facing Middle Eastern organizations (according to a Markets and Research survey), this partnership will also be a constructive step in equipping the Middle East with competent professionals.
By joining with, EC-Council demonstrates its commitment to developing qualified cybersecurity professionals by preparing them for a wide range of roles that are in demand today.
EC-Council’s sole purpose is to build and refine the cybersecurity profession globally. Its core mission is to help organizations, educators, governments, and individuals address global workforce problems by developing and curating world-class cybersecurity education programs and certifications while providing cybersecurity services to some of the largest businesses around the world. EC-Council is trusted by seven of the Fortune 10 companies, 47 of the Fortune 100 companies, the U.S. Department of Defense, global intelligence communities, NATO, and more than 2,000 of the world’s best universities, colleges, and training companies. EC-Council programs are available in more than 140 countries and set the bar for cybersecurity education.
About London International Studies and Research Center:
London International Studies and Research Center (LISRC) is a UK-based, Dubai-operated online education provider with a global community of over 10,000 successful alumni. It delivers online Undergraduate/ Postgraduate degrees, diplomas, and internationally certified certification programs to learners from around the globe. LISRC’s course modules are designed uniquely and are tailored to each student’s needs. Through extensive support through student dashboards, online course materials, e-library, and external study links, LISRC enables learners to succeed in developing personal/professional knowledge and skills.