Mission

To provide the most exceptional students the necessary programming skills to perform cyber security research and development.

ManTech's Advanced Cyber Training Program (ACTP) provides full-spectrum Computer Network Operations that help programmers move to the next level in cyber security.

Our Team

Instructors who are an elite group of cyber professionals chosen for their technical knowledge, industry experience and teaching skills. Instructors who understand the real world challenges facing programmers because they perform the work professionally, every day.

Courses and Schedule

CNO Programmer Course Schedule

CNO Core   2019 Q1 2019 Q2 2019 Q3 2019 Q4
Python 3 Days   January 9 - January 11 March 27 - March 29 June 12 - June 14 September 4 - September 6
Networks 5 Days   January 14 - January 18 April 1 - April 5 June 17 - June 21 September 9 - September 13
Assembly 3 Days    January 23 - January 25 April 8 - April 10 June 24 - June 28 September 16- September 18
Reverse Engineering 5 Days   January 28 - February 1  April 11 - April 17 June 27 - July 3 September 19 - September 25
Core Crucible 1 Day   February 4 April 18 July 8 September 26
User Mode Development   2019 Q1 2019 Q2 2019 Q3 2019 Q4
Windows System Programming 4 Days   February 5 - February 8 April 22 - April 25 July 9 - July 12 September 30 - October 3
Windows Internals 4 Days   February 12 - February 15 April 29 - May 2 July 15 - July 18 October 7 - October 10
CNO User Mode 5 Days   February 20 - February 26 May 6 - May 10 July 22 - July 26 October 16 - October 22
Vulnerability Research and Exploitation 5 Days   February 27 - March 5 May 13 - May 17 July 29 - August 2 October 23 - October 29
User Mode Crucible 2 Days   March 6 - March 7 May 20 - May 21 August 5 - August 6 October 30 - October 31
Kernel Mode Development   2019 Q1 2019 Q2 2019 Q3 2019 Q4
Kernel Internals 3 Days   March 11 - March 13 May 22 - May 24 August 7 - August 9 November 1 - November 5
CNO Kernel Mode 5 Days   March 14 - March 20 May 28 - June 3 August 12 - August 16 November 6 - November 13
Kernel Mode Crucible 2 Days   March 21 - March 22 June 4 - June 5 August 19 - August 20 November 14 - November 15

 

Eligibility

Only ManTech's employees and government employees may attend ACTP courses. 
Full course enrollment is also available on the GSA schedule: GS-35F-0142W

Training Facility

Our state-of-the-art training facility, located in Hanover, MD, offers an integrated sound system and dual projectors that ensure every student has an unobstructed view of the screen and can clearly hear the instructors. Each student is assigned a developer workstation with dual monitors; no need to bring your own laptop.

Our courses may also be scheduled at other U.S. locations for classes of eight or more students.

Class Size

We keep class sizes small to ensure students receive individual attention. The typical class size is 12 to 14 students, with a maximum of 18. Classes of more than 10 students have an assistant instructor to provide additional support during labs.

Contact Information

Francis Foley, ACTP Director
Email: [email protected]
Direct Dial: (443) 820-2195
Fax: (410) 712-4055​​​

 

Francis Foley, ACTP Director

Email: [email protected]
Direct Dial: (443) 820-2195
Fax: (410) 712-4055​​​