Champlain Digital Forensics & Cybersecurity Academy

Digital Forensics & Cybersecurity

Due to the uncertainly of Covid-19, we have had to cancel the 2021 Digital Forensics & Cybersecurity Academy. Registrants will be contacted directly and full refunds will be given.

We look forward to welcoming students to the Academy for Summer 2022. Please check back for details!

What is The DFCS Academy?

The DFCS Academy is a two-week-long, in-depth learning experience, offered in a synchronous virtual format. High school students who are excited to pursue a career in digital forensics and cybersecurity can dive into a digital forensic lab experience while meeting new friends and building connections with industry experts.

What Do Students Do?

Students will get hands-on learning experience from veterans of the cybersecurity industry, covering a wide breadth of digital forensics and cybersecurity, from investigating digital crimes to constructing and safeguarding networks. DFCS academy students will also get to work together to solve real digital forensics problems faced by law enforcement agencies all over America.

Why Attend?

At the DFCS, students will be able to gain real, practical skills in cybersecurity. They will learn how to defend against cyberattacks, investigate digital crimes, and work both independently and as part of a team. The experience they gain here will prepare them for both college life and their future careers in cybersecurity. Apply soon, as space is limited!

How Do I Sign Up?

A $350 deposit will be due at time of registration. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please contact Joseph Williams at or 802-383-6661.