Security, Linux, & hacking games

This course is for 14-16 year olds who are interested in learning about cyber security and Linux fundamentals through “hacking” games. No prior experience required. 

✅  100% beginner friendly

✅  For 14-16 year olds

Learn the fundamentals of the open-source operating system Linux. Learn how to install a Linux virtual machine, which acts as a computer within a computer. Learn how to use the terminal (the command line) through a series of war games, where you use your newfound knowledge to break through to the next level. 


We are running 2 classes: 

1. Live, online classes

  • Dates: Tuesday 9 to Friday 12 July 2019
  • Time: 2.00-4.00pm
  • Delivered via online meeting software
  • Max class size: six students with one instructor

2. In-person classes in Brisbane

  • Dates: Tuesday 9 to Friday 12 July 2019
  • Time: 10.30am-12.30pm
  • Venue: Fishburners, Level 2, 155 Queen Street, Brisbane, 4000.
  • Max class size: eight students with one instructor



Instructor to guide students in a live online class


Topics include

  1. Introducing Linux
  2. What is a Virtual Machine
  3. Bash scripting
  4. Linux utilities
  5. Network scanning
  6. Open source intelligence
  7. Web vulnerability scanning

Our course was designed by a professional information security consultant and uses a real-world “hacking” platform.


Earn your Security, Linux and Hacking Games Course certificate


Fee: $399. Enrolments close 5pm, Friday 5 July 2019.

Early bird: $299 by 5pm, Friday 21 June 2019


Computer requirements:

  • minimum 4GB of RAM
  • 20GB of free disk space
  • i3 processor or better





Do you want to be like Parisa Tabriz? She is Google’s cyber warrior princess. Her job is to keep everyone cyber safe. She is paid to hack into Google, find flaws in the system and to outhack the hackers.