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Computer Security Educational Center

Computer Security Student Ressource


Homeland Security National Initiative For Cybersecurity Careers and Studies

West Los Angeles College is proud to announce its partnership with National Initiative For Cybersecurity Careers and Studies- NICCS-.  Look for our Institution ID: 157. Click here for more info

NETLAB Remote Environment 

NETLAB+® provides remote access to lab equipment and curriculum. 

A few years back, WLAC implemented NETLAB+ environment as a principal way to provide its students with hands-on labs .These labs are part of a series of lab exercises designed through a grant initiative by the Center for Systems Security and Information Assurance (CSSIA) and the Network Development Group (NDG), funded by the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Advanced Technological Education (ATE) program Department of Undergraduate Education (DUE) Award No. 0702872 and 1002746. This work has been adapted by The Department of Labor (DOL) Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) Grant No. TC-22525-11-60-A-48. This series of lab exercises is intended to support courseware for CompTIA Security+® certification.

See example : 

Security Plus LAB 3


  • National Cyber League

West Los Angeles College field an 8-student team  National Cyber League Cyber Security competition for the first time.  They competed in the Gold Division and placed 37th out of 39 teams (122 teams competed nationally). -Click here for more info-


California Career Pathway Trust


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