Equipping Service Leavers and Veterans for success in Cybersecurity careers


The UK MoD Cyber Academy is a new approach to support and develop service leavers and veterans transition out of the Armed Forces with a passion for technology and security. Our team is here to equip you with the skills and knowledge to excel.

Our bespoke transitional training delivery leverages your valuable military experience and provides the focused training needed to launch a rewarding career in cyber security.

Explore our bespoke programme and take the first step towards your cyber security future!

Register here

What our programme

What will you learn?

CompTIA Security+ 701

  • General security concepts
  • Threats, vulnerabilities & mitigations
  • Security architecture
  • Security operations
  • Security programme management & oversight

CREST CPSA Course Crest

  • Assessing operating systems
  • Assess common network service
  • Perform basic infrastructure and web application
  • Vulnerability scans
  • Use commonly available tools

Additional Support

  • Writing CV’s that sell you
  • Effectively applying for jobs that land interviews
  • LinkedIn advice – to promote your personal brand
  • Interview advice that land jobs
  • Q & A to finish
  • Live jobs specifically for ex-military matching to current opportunities in the market

Who is eligible?

  • MoD Service Personnel with access to Enhanced Learning Credits (ELC- search for Blue Screen IT Ltd)
  • Military Veterans with access to Enhanced Learning Credits (ELC)
  • Sponsored Military Personnel or MoD Veterans


  • A foundational understanding of computer hardware, software, and networking is essential
  • Experience, while not mandatory, having some practical experience in IT security or related fields is beneficial

Start your cyber career by registering below for our upcoming pilot programme starting in 2024

Let us get
back to you

Tel +44 (0)1752 724 000
Email sales@thinkbittraining.co.uk