The collaboration is aimed at providing industry-recognized information cyber security training and certifications to the individuals in Pakistan.
EC-Council has been working towards skill development in the cyber security industry for over a decade and its certified professionals have become one of the most sought after by the organizations worldwide.
ITRC’s partnership with EC-Council will enable it to deliver academia’s world-famous ethical hacking and Information Systems Security Auditing courses to the individuals looking to get the highest quality skills and accreditation.
The enrolled students will be able to to access study plans, projects, community forums and assistance of cyber security experts from across the globe.
Upon completion of the courses, EC Council will certify the learners so that they can pursue their careers in highly-lucrative cyber security industry.
Speaking on the partnership, Imran Saeed, CEO ITRC said, “Cybercrime today is much more aggressive than it has ever been and organizations of all sizes fall prey to it everywhere. The cyber criminals use advanced techniques to launch more sophisticated attacks and inflict huge financial and reputational damage to the business/organizations. This happens largely because of a serious talent shortage and lack of awareness in cyber security domain.
“By combining with EC-Council, our aim is to provide the students from Pakistan with access to the experts cyber security training and help them prepare for lucrative and high-demand security jobs roles across industries, while helping organizations to minimize the risk.
“Partnership with EC-Council will help ITRC to establish itself as country’s top trusted source for online learning material about Cyber Security.”
Based in Islamabad, ITRC is an established tech firm which provides a broad range of IT services and solutions to small and medium-range businesses in Pakistan and abroad at optimal costs.
The range of company’s services/solutions includes Trainings, software development, mobile app development, Infrastructure deployment, systems integration, resource outsourcing and e-learning.
ITRC has employed a team of highly-competent IT professionals who are focused on delivering top-notch services to its customers so that they can accomplish business goals.
About EC Council
International Council of Electronic Commerce Consultants (EC-Council) or EC-Council is a US-based member-supported organization that offers a variety of IT security certifications including secure programming, disaster recovery and e-Commerce.
The company is the creator and owner of several internationally-recognized certifications including Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI), Disaster Recovery Professional (EDRP), Certified Network Defense Architect (CNDA), Certified Security Analyst (ECSA), Certified Secure Computer User (CSCU), Network Security Administrator (ENSA), and License Penetration Testing program (LPT) among others in more than 150 countries.
EC-Council has certified more than 200,000 information security professionals worldwide.