CyberFirst Schools and Colleges in Northern Ireland

Empowering the cyber security leaders of tomorrow

About CyberFirst

CyberFirst Schools and Colleges, supported by Northern Ireland Cyber Security Centre (NICSC), form a growing eco-system of schools and colleges accredited by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC). This programme aims to cultivate a passion for technology among young individuals and equip them with the skills necessary to be at the forefront of cyber security.

Explore CyberFirst Opportunities

Click here to view this interactive PDF to discover the diverse opportunities CyberFirst offers

Get Involved

1. Register Your School or College

Become a recognised CyberFirst School or College, gaining NCSC accreditation and unlocking opportunities to engage with local and national companies. 

Register your interest here:  Click Here:

Watch: What it means to become a CyberFirst School or College

2. Register Your Company as an Industry Supporter

Help inspire future cyber security experts and address industry skill gaps by becoming an Industry Supporter. Showcase your brand, open up cyber security to a broader audience, and contribute to a diverse, supportive industry. 

Contact to join.

3. Become a CyberFirst Ambassador

If you have a background in cyber security or related fields, become a CyberFirst Ambassador. Play a pivotal role in fostering skills among students and contribute to the growth of the cyber security field. 

Register your interest here: CyberFirst Ambassador - Expression of Interest .

Stay Connected

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Together, Let’s Empower Northern Ireland’s Cyber Security Community

Join us in addressing the skills gap and building a strong foundation for the future of cyber security. Together, we can make a difference.

Contact Eamonn Brankin ( and Victoria Logan ( for additional information.