Cybersecurity Development
Programme (CSDP)

About the Programme

The Cybersecurity Development Programme (CSDP) is an 18-month programme to groom recent graduates or working professionals to be cybersecurity professionals to contribute to Singapore’s digital economy and digital government.

Participants will undergo technical training in the first three months with the CSA Academy and CSA’s training partners such as the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) and FireEye. 

After this, participants will undergo a 15-month deployment to CSA’s technical divisions where they will be given opportunities to acquire hands-on experience in areas such as:

  • Malware Analysis
  • Digital Forensic
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Penetration Testing
  • Cybersecurity Solutions and Consultancy
  • Cybersecurity Operations Centre

The technical training consists of industry certifications, such as the EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) and Cisco Cyber Ops (Cisco Certified Network Associates). Participants will also be required to complete modules from the SUTD where they will receive certification upon completion of the programme.

To find out more on programme eligibility and application details, click here.

Applications for Jan 2022 intake will be opening in Aug/Sep 2021.
Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis from Oct – Dec 2021.

What to Expect in CSDP