Schneider Partners with Immersive Labs to Launch Virtual Training Platform
Schneider Partners with Immersive Labs
The academy will be delivered through Immersive Labs’ gamified entry-level skills platform. Companies that sign up will gain access to more than 200 labs and be able to monitor improvements in workforce capability.
This aims to help businesses to proactively identify security weaknesses and prepare to deal with attacks. The academy offers bespoke education programs that cover specific areas that are tailored to individual employees with in-built scoring mechanisms to encourage engagement.
A feature of the platform is its ‘battle-test’ scenarios,
The academy has been developed in the context of an evolving threat landscape, with many businesses at higher risk of attacks as a result of the shift to home working during COVID-19. Schneider added that the cyber-academy is constantly updated to take into account changes in the methods used by cyber-criminals.
Insufficient security training for staff has been a long-standing problem, with numerous studies indicating the
Victor Lough, cybersecurity and advanced digital services business lead at Schneider Electric, commented:
“The Schneider Electric Cyber Academy enables training to continue remotely and be time-efficient for all involved.