Nicholas Lane is an award-winning cybersecurity instructor and practitioner with 20 years of experience in the IT and security industries. He frequently travels to military bases to deliver advanced security certification courses - while also having trained the DoD, FBI Academy, United Nations, and many Fortune 500 organizations. Nicholas received EC-Council's prestigious "Instructor Circle of Excellence" award for being one of the top 5 EC-Council security instructors in North America, which was presented at the 2018 Hacker Halted conference in Atlanta, Georgia. Additionally, he was one of 10 hand-picked SMEs worldwide to serve on CompTIA's Network+ Advisory Committee as one of the co-designers of the current Network+ (N10-007) certification.
Nicholas serves on CompTIA’s Instructor Network Advisory Committee which pools together the subject matter expertise of thousands of instructors worldwide for the furtherance of Information Technology. He holds CompTIA A+, Network+, Cloud+, Cloud Essentials Certifications in addition to many others.