ENTERPRISE SPECIALIST TRAINING PROGRAMME (ESTP)
Designed to transform today’s talent into tomorrow’s world-class
enterprise cybersecurity systems specialists.
A FULL-TIME PROGRAMME THAT INCLUDES:
LEVEL 1 —
FULL-TIME INTENSIVE BOOTCAMP
Rigorous practical training
1:6 Tutor-Trainee ratio
Career mentorship with industry experts
Monthly study allowance
LEVEL 2 —
INDUSTRY PLACEMENT &
Full-time positions in partner organisations
Monthly full-time salary
LEVEL 3 —
1 Week for Every 6 Months during Level 2 Training
Level up skillsets
- Hands-on lessons and labs focused on instilling practical engineering and cybersecurity skills to design, implement, and integrate cybersecurity technologies into enterprise systems
- Curriculum tailored to each trainee’s strengths, aptitude and aspiration
- Face-to-face full weekday training at the Red Alpha office
Topics that will be covered include:
OPERATING SYSTEMS (OS) INTERNALS
SYSTEMS & NETWORK PROFILING ADMINISTRATIONS
CYBERSECURITY & CYBER WARFARE
CYBERSECURITY TOOLS & SOLUTIONS
SUPPLEMENTARY INDUSTRY COURSES & CERTIFICATIONS
In addition to our core curriculum, ESTP trainees will be enrolled in industry courses during their industry placement and real-world training phase — to be determined by the placement company that is the most relevant to each trainee’s job role. ESTP trainees will receive highly-acclaimed industry certifications if they pass the exams.
Through ESTP, you will be trained as a:
CYBERSECURITY SOLUTIONS SPECIALIST
CYBERSECURITY SYSTEMS SPECIALIST
PROGRAMME FEE — S$0
While there is no cost for you to join ESTP, the investment we make in you is borne by Red Alpha and our partners. This is our commitment to developing you as a next-generation enterprise cybersecurity systems specialist for Singapore.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)
WHO CAN APPLY FOR ESTP?
Fresh polytechnic and university (or equivalent) graduates and mid-careerists are eligible.
MUST I HAVE A CYBERSECURITY BACKGROUND TO APPLY FOR ESTP?
While a cybersecurity background is not essential to excel in ESTP, you must have an aptitude and passion for cybersecurity.
HOW WILL THE LEVEL 1 BOOTCAMP TRAINING BE CONDUCTED?
It will be conducted face-to-face on weekdays 9am to 6pm at the Red Alpha office.
IS ESTP A TRAINEESHIP OR A FULL-TIME JOB?
ESTP is a full-time employment position. Trainees will have to first complete a 3-month full-time bootcamp training during which they will receive a monthly study allowance. This is followed by a 3-year full-time position in a Red Alpha partner organisation during which they will receive a monthly salary that commensurates with their job roles, skills and experience.
WHEN DOES THE NEXT ESTP COHORT START?
Our next cohort is planned to start in February 2023.
ARE FOREIGNERS ELIGIBLE?
Currently, we are only accepting applications from Singaporeans and Singapore PRs for ESTP.
However, interested foreigners can join the ESTP bootcamp training at the fee of:
- S$66,000 — 3-month bootcamp with curriculum catered to individual’s aptitude; or
- S$78,000 — 3-month bootcamp with curriculum catered to individual’s aptitude and 5 additional 1-week upskilling training every 6 months upon graduation.
Please contact us for more information.
I AM GOING TO ENLIST IN NATIONAL SERVICE (NS) AFTER GRADUATING FROM POLYTECHNIC. CAN I APPLY TO JOIN ESTP?
ESTP is a full-time programme and trainees must be committed for 3 years and 3 months. We welcome interested candidates to apply for ESTP after they have completed their NS.
WHAT HAPPENS IF I DO NOT WANT TO CONTINUE ESTP IN BETWEEN THE 3 YEARS AND 3 MONTHS?
There will be a penalty imposed if you wish to leave during any period of ESTP.
Have a question?
WHY JOIN ESTP?
For each individual trainee based on their strengths, aptitude and aspirations
LEARN FROM THE BEST
Experienced practising trainers and mentors with technical and operational experiences from private and public companies/organisations and cyber intelligence and defence units
1:6 TUTOR-TRAINEE RATIO
Facilitates individual focused and dedicated training
Access to career mentors ranging from experienced practising trainers and professionals, to seniors from previous cohorts
Study allowance during the 3-month bootcamp and full-time employment salary during industry/real-world training
INDUSTRY RECOGNISED CERTIFICATES
During Level 2 Full-Time Intensive Bootcamp, trainees will be enrolled in highly-acclaimed industry courses and certification exams
1-week skills upgrading at Red Alpha office every 6 months during industry/real-world training
SUPPORTIVE RED ALPHA CULTURE
Lifetime membership in Red Alpha's active thriving ecosystem with mutually supportive partners, mentors and trainees
ESTP APPLICATION FORM
ESTP Cohort 01 is planned to start in February 2023.
ESTP Cohort 02 is planned to start in May 2023.