Our Offer

Our Offer

Join the online community

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Join your peers in the best online Forces community for support and advice on transitioning into IT careers. 

TechVets provides a safe community environment with like-minded tech-curious Forces community members, to support you through any career change concerns, learning and development as well as training collaboration, and local physical/virtual meetups to maintain your Military family.



Training



TechVets IT Pathways

We have created foundation pathways that uses our partner training packages with supplimentary open source materials that enables our members to start from zero, train from the beginning for free, and to access IT careers.

We emphasise a hands-on learning approach where possible with a strong focus on learning to implement the skills our members are discovering so they can solve problems rather than training to answer exam questions.

We ensure that all our training is free so our members can access new IT careers without needing to spend thousands of pounds on courses to reduce the risk of poor financial investments.


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Veterans Digital Cyber Academy


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Our Veteran Digital Cyber Academy, powered by Immersive Labs, hands on gamified Tier 1 Cyber security Training.

The Veterans’ Digital Cyber Academy (VDCA) is a free version of Immersive Labs and is available exclusively to underemployed/unemployed veterans. This provides a fantastic opportunity for our members to get hands on technical training in Cyber security and start their cyber careers.

TechVets has also created a custom Tier 1 SOC Analyst Pathway which includes three objectives comprising a multitude of hands-on labs to provide our members the skills needed to land their first SOC Analyst role. 


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"Identifying, developing and measuring practical cyber security skills is the great challenge for all companies today.

The Immersive Labs approach is the most exciting thing I’ve seen in this space: scalable, agile and appropriate to the way a new generation learns. It has the potential to disrupt and transform this crucial market."

Robert Hannigan, Ex-Director, GCHQ



Fortinet Network Security Academy


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TechVets works in partnership with Fortinet to deliver Fortinet’s Network Security Experts (NSE) training and certifications free for ALL TechVets members. The program comprises:



All of which validate the users network security skills and experience ad open up opportunities with Fortinet and her partner ecosystem.




SplunkWork+


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As part of the $100 million Splunk Pledge, Splunk has committed to supporting efforts to train the workforce of tomorrow, equipping veterans and former service members with the Splunk skills to position you for the jobs of today.

The SplunkWork+ community you are about to join is for current service members and veterans in partnership with TechVets. Through this program, ALL TechVets members will have access to award-winning eLearning courses that will help prepare you for cutting-edge jobs that are available right now with companies around the world.

These skills are in demand at leading companies around the world. More than 15,000 customers in over 110 countries use Splunk solutions, including 89 of the Fortune 100. Join millions of passionate users by signing up now!



These skills are in demand at leading companies around the world. More than 15,000 customers in over 110 countries use Splunk solutions, including 89 of the Fortune 100. Join millions of passionate users by signing up now!




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Pega are partnering with TechVets to provide access to leading training. Through this partnership, Pega will provide access for TechVets members to the Pega Academy online learning platform and training courses free of charge.

Pega low-code application development skills are in high demand in the UK and internationally, both by Pega customers and Pega industry partners, offering great career opportunities.

On the Pega Academy you will find many missions and courses to complete the training for your chosen career pathway. You are obviously able to access all the content, but we would recommend initially focusing on...



To round out your learning you can also cover topics such as...

  >  Agile/Scrum project development

  >  SoapUI or Postman for simulating REST calls

  >  JIRA or Atlassian for project work management

  >  File system access through FileZilla or Putty (mainly System Architects)




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TechVets members can now access free online courses through our Networking Academy provided by Cisco, that are self-paced and use the same curriculum taught in Networking Academy classrooms around the world.

We have kicked this off with access to 11 self-enrol, self-paced courses in everything from basic digital skills to programming essentials! 




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Google Career Cert Scholarship Program



Scholarships for the new Google Career Certificates are now available, and TechVets through the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), is excited to help bring these scholarships to our community. 

With TechVets help, Google is providing 100,000 Google Career Certificate scholarships to people in Europe, the Middle East and Africa who can benefit most from this job training. 

Google Career Certificates provide people with rapid reskilling for high-growth jobs without the need for a college degree or prior relevant experience in the fields of IT support, data analytics, project management, user experience (UX) design, and digital marketing. 

These certificates were developed and taught by Google employees, and are hands-on, practical, and rigorous. They can be completed in under six months part-time.




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Training with Netcompany


Netcompany are supporitng the TechVets community providing upskilling opportunities in some of the leading technology. The training is instructor led, virtual training that is delivering valuable training and certifications. The offer includes...

> Microsoft MS-900
>AZ-900
> SC-900
> Bespoke Microsoft Office Skills package.




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Training with arcX


As a veteran owned business, arcX is proud to support the UK armed forces community and assist veterans in their transition to a career within Cyber Security.

UK veterans will now be able to access both free and heavily discounted training courses, and confidently work their way through CREST examinations.

arcX are offering training in Cyber Threat Intelligence, a discipline of cyber security that many service leavers possess the required skills and transferable experience to excel in.

The courses delivered by arcX include...





Employment Support


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The benefit of a community containing so many veteran Cyber professionals, is the ready-made professional network and visibility of opportunities.

By helping to put our members in direct contact with industry, provide them the opportunity to upskill, as well as improve their CVs and interview techniques, we are able to support more veterans and service leavers into sustainable employment.