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Cybersecurity Teacher Training

BYU Cybersecurity Teacher Training

The BYU IT and Cybersecurity Department will be hosting a training for K-12 teachers in July of 2021. This training will instruct teachers on integrating cybersecurity into the classroom. It will also provide an introduction to the cybersecurity principles outlined in the state of Utah cybersecurity curriculum. If you are interested in participating, please register below. The July 2021 training will be held in-person on BYU campus in the Crabtree Building. More information will be sent to registered participants.

Official registration is now open! Please register here:

2021 Teacher Training

Thank you to GenCyber for sponsoring the teacher training this year!
Note: The surveys linked on the poster are the initial interest survey not official registration. If you have only filled out the initial interest survey, you are not registered for the camp. Registration is linked above.

Teacher Training Poster


Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:00-8:30 Check In Check In Check In Check In Check In
8:30-9:00 Daily Briefing Keynote Speaker Daily Briefing Daily Briefing Daily Briefing
9:00-10:00 Keynote Speaker Daily Briefing Keynote Speaker Keynote Speaker Keynote Speaker
10:00-11:00 Teams/Introduction to the ICE, CTF, and PCS Ethics Neuro security Social Engineering/OSINT Digital Forensics
11:00-12:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
12:00-1:00 SOC Tour Online Safety Networking Physical Security Purple Team
1:00-2:00 SOC Tour Intro to PI/CLI Hardware Teacher Development Cybermatics
2:00-3:00 What Is Cybersecurity? Intro to Python Breadboards Cryptography Project Time
3:00-4:00 Project Time/Cyber PCS Project Time Project Time Project Time Post Camp Surveys and Practicum Feedback
4:00-5:00 Brainstorming and Practicum Assignments UX/Disaster Response Digital Logic Common Vulnerabilities Awards and Wrap Up
5:00 Check Out Check Out Check Out Check Out Check Out

Throughout the camp attendees will also get to experience a cybersecurity spaceship simulator.

Hotel Information

Rating Approximate Cost Per Night Distance from the Crabtree Building (CTB)
1. Provo Marriott Hotel & Conference Center 9.0 $200 2.0 mi
2. Hines Mansion 9.4 $165 2.2 mi
3. Aspenwood Manor 8.9 $70 2.2 mi
4. Hyatt Place Provo 8.9 $159 2.0 mi
5. SpringHill Suites by Marriott Provo 8.3 $127 2.0 mi
6. Residence Inn by Marriott Provo 8.1 $97 2.3 mi
7. Best Western Plus Provo University Inn 8.1 $93 2.0 mi
8. Baymont by Wyndham Provo River 7.6 $63 2.5 mi
9. Days Inn by Wyndham Provo 7.2 $50 2.1 mi
10. Residence Inn by Marriott Provo South University 9.3 $173 3.2 mi
11. Hampton Inn Provo 8.3 $143 3.3 mi
12. Fairfield Inn by Marriott Provo 8.2 $121 3.5 mi
13. Ramada by Wyndham Provo 7.8 $72 3.4 mi
14. Little Suites Provo Extended Stay 6.3 $70 3.5 mi
15. Sleep Inn Provo near University 8.1 $69 3.6 mi
16. Americas Best Value Inn and Suites Provo 6.0 $70 3.4 mi
17. La Quinta by Wyndham Orem University Pwy Provo 8.2 $87 5.0 mi
Provo Map
Map of general locations for listed hotels.

Black Star: Crabtree Building (CTB)
Blue Rectangle: Area where hotels 1-4 are located
Green Rectangle: Area where hotels 5-9 are located
Yellow Rectangle: Area where hotels 10-15 are located
Red Rectangle: Area where hotel 16 is located
Purple Rectangle Area where hotel 17 is located


Teacher Training Camp attendees may park in parking lots 4A (West of the CTB) and 8A (East of the CTB). If both of these lots are full then camp attendees may park in visitor parking lot 26V (East of the CTB).

Map of Parking Areas
Teacher Training Camp Parking Map


There are 3 buses that stop just South of the Crabtree building, the UVX bus and the UTA buses 831 and 822.
The UVX bus is free to ride!
UVX Schedule
UTA Bus Information