Increase the diversity of youth studying cybersecurity and computer science. Go beyond the classroom with CyberStart Canada!

Cybersecurity is a hands-on subject that is difficult to bring to life. This free program teaches cybersecurity to youth through an immersive game platform, perfect for all abilities.

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Previous CyberStart students

What is CyberStart Canada?

CyberStart Canada gives you and your students free access to cybersecurity education resources

Cybersecurity and computer science are ever-changing subjects that can be daunting to teach. Many educators feel they don't have the skills, time, or proper resources to educate a mixed ability classroom on these topics, even though they are crucial for countless industries. That's where CyberStart Canada comes in.


Engage all students with inclusive and practical cybersecurity challenges

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No matter their skill level, all your students can start learning real cybersecurity techniques that will have them instantly hooked.

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Anonymous, teacher

"I think it helped the girls understand that they CAN do computer science and that there are a variety of fields open to girls in computer science."


You save time while students learn a skill set desired in almost every industry

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Give your students hands-on skills and theoretical knowledge of cybersecurity that goes beyond the school curriculum and opens opportunities in an in-demand, growing sector.

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Cassandra, teacher

"It is presented in a fun, interactive environment that encourages students to problem-solve, code and learn how Computer Science works. My students loved the challenge."

CyberStart Canada is an initiative of Rogers Cybersecure Catalyst, Toronto Metropolitan University’s national centre for training, innovation and collaboration in cybersecurity.

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