Minimize the projected 3.5 million unfilled jobs gap–Kickstart your cyber learning today.
The average cyber professional salary in the U.S. is over $95k USD. Increase your earning potential with persistent skills development.
Perfect your cyber skills on an active cyber range.
Simulate any scenario from city infrastructure to business networks.
Improve your cyber skills anytime, anywhere. Project Ares is available 24/7.

MONTHLY

ANNUAL

ACADEMY

$1650.00 /annual

$165.00 /monthly

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT
FIRST 500 USERS GET:

Get 52% off at checkout when you use the promo code “EarlyBird

$79.20 /month
Save $85.80 a month!

$792.00 /annual
Save $858.00 a year!

WHAT YOU GET WITH PROJECT ARES

Digital Badges

Open doors: Promote your skill and proficiency.  Complete work role learning paths and related assessments to earn achievement certificates and external digital badges.  Share Project Ares NICE aligned badges on your social profiles.  

Battle Rooms

Practice makes perfect: Hands-on in a virtualized cyber range. Build your skills in a series of multilevel learning challenges that reinforce cyber skills including Linux, scripting, and forensics.   

Mini-Games

Learn concepts: Perfect your understanding of the basics.  Master basic cyber security concepts   with fun, arcade style games that teach cyber kill chain, ports and protocol, regular expression techniques, and more. 

Media Center

Cyber resources: The latest info on modern threats. Kickstart your cyber learning with 100+ hours of material in a curated collection of documents, web resources, and videos for all things cyber. 

Mission Play

Learn by doing: Critical thinking is needed to defeat real threats on the range.  Gain confidence as you solve more complex problems in offensive & defensive missions.  Individual and team-based play includes network recon and confronting threats like botnets, phishing and exfiltration, ransomware, and many more. 

Athena, the AI Advisor

Get help: Need a tutor? Athena is ready to answer your questions.  Progress through tight spots in your mission with guidance from Athena. Her suggestions are based on common questions asked across the Project Ares community.  

Experience Points

Level up: Gain experience points while improving cybersecurity skills.  As you progress, collect all the skill badges and earn a coin the first time you complete each mission successfully.  

Score and Reports

Analyze and assess: Evaluate skills to improve scores. Check out your performance in session playback. Look at the hints used to figure out the activities that need more practice. And use assessment reports to stay on track to complete work role learning paths 

Trainer View

Observe | coach | challenge: Assess learning effectiveness and build ROI. Trainers can observe single or team missions in real time to coach players, plus compare skills and scores to better develop cross-functional team competency. And, since threats are unpredictable, trainers can create realistic challenges by joining mission play as an unexpected adversary.  

Orion™ The Battle Room Builder for Custom Content

Create | customize | edit: Develop curriculum to address unique cyber requirements. Create or modify battle rooms and learning paths with activities that address corporate policy or culture, industry unique threats or regulations, risk compliance, and more.

ACADEMY
SUBSCRIPTION

LEARNING ACTIVITIES
Media Center  
Mini-games 
Battle Rooms
Mission Play
ADVANCED FEATURES
Digital Badges
Experience Points
Athena, the AI Advisor
Scores and Reports Individual Reports
Playback: Battle Rooms
NICE/NIST Work Role Learning Paths Cyber Defense Infrastructure Specialist
Cyber Defense Analyst
Systems Security Analyst
Threat Warning Analyst
Trainer View
Orion Battle Room Builder for custom content design

PROFESSIONAL
SUBSCRIPTION

LEARNING ACTIVITIES
Media Center  
Mini-games 
Battle Rooms
Mission Play
ADVANCED FEATURES
Digital Badges
Experience Points
Athena, the AI Advisor
Scores and Reports + Playback: Missions
NICE/NIST Work Role Learning Paths Network Technician
Network Analyst
System Securty Analyst
Computer Network Defense Manager
Cyber Threat Intel Analyst
Trainer View
Orion Battle Room Builder for custom content design

ENTERPRISE
SUBSCRIPTION

LEARNING ACTIVITIES
Media Center  
Mini-games 
Battle Rooms
Mission Play
ADVANCED FEATURES
Digital Badges
Experience Points
Athena, the AI Advisor
Scores and Reports Team Reports
+ Playback: Team Missions
NICE/NIST Work Role Learning Paths Network Technician
Network Analyst
System Securty Analyst
Computer Network Defense Manager
Cyber Threat Intel Analyst
Trainer View
Orion Battle Room Builder for custom content design
 

ACADEMY
SUBSCRIPTION

PROFESSIONAL
SUBSCRIPTION

ENTERPRISE
SUBSCRIPTION

LEARNING ACTIVITIES      
Media Center  
Mini-games 
Battle Rooms
Mission Play  
ADVANCED FEATURES      
Digital Badges
Experience Points
Athena, the AI Advisor  
Scores and Reports i
Individual Reports
Playback: Battle Rooms
+ Playback: Missions
Team Reports
+ Playback: Team Missions
NICE/NIST Work Role Learning Paths i
Cyber Defense Infrastructure Specialist
Cyber Defense Analyst
Systems Security Analyst
Threat Warning Analyst
Network Technician
Network Analyst
System Security Analyst
Computer Network Defense Manager
Cyber Threat Intel Analyst
Network Technician
Network Analyst
System Security Analyst
Computer Network Defense Manager
Cyber Threat Intel Analyst
Trainer View    
Orion Battle Room Builder for custom content design    

Learn By Doing:  build new cyber security skills on Project Ares

  • For students, novice and seasoned professionals, and career changers
  • A gamified, immersive, online environment that teaches and hones cyber security skills
  • Work anytime, anywhere:  available 24/7 with browser access

PROFESSIONAL
SUBSCRIPTION

For professionals seeking a diverse suite of applications to practice and hone cybersecurity skills.

ENTERPRISE
SUBSCRIPTION

For companies with 15 personnel or more.

Subscription Information

Prices listed are the MSRP monthly and annual subscription costs | Payment in U.S. Dollars only | Shared public environment on the Circadence cloud through Microsoft Azure