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Cyber Security Courses


This comprehensive catalog of more than 60 cyber security courses will advance your technical skills in any focus area, including pen test, cyber defense, forensics, threat intelligence and incident response, security management, critical infrastructure security, and secure development. Explore the full list of courses below, or use the SANS training roadmap to develop a personalized training path of your own.

Whether you're new to the field, a seasoned professional, or an experienced leader in the industry, there's a SANS course that will deliver the knowledge you need, along with relevant, practical hands-on skills you can use immediately.


Security
Course Certification
Days Delivery Methods
SEC440: Critical Security Controls: Planning, Implementing, and Auditing 2
SEC524: Cloud Security and Risk Fundamentals 2
SEC580: Metasploit Kung Fu for Enterprise Pen Testing 2
SEC546: IPv6 Essentials 2
SEC642: Advanced Web App Penetration Testing, Ethical Hacking, and Exploitation Techniques 6
Beta SEC402: The Secrets to Successful Cybersecurity Writing: Hack the Reader 2
Beta SEC450: Blue Team Fundamentals: Security Operations and Analysis 6
New SEC455: SIEM Design & Implementation 2
New SEC460: Enterprise Threat and Vulnerability Assessment 6
New SEC487: Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) Gathering and Analysis 6
New SEC530: Defensible Security Architecture 6
SEC540: Secure DevOps and Cloud Application Security 5
SEC545: Cloud Security Architecture and Operations 5
SEC550: Active Defense, Offensive Countermeasures and Cyber Deception 5
SEC562: CyberCity Hands-on Kinetic Cyber Range Exercise 6
SEC564: Red Team Operations and Threat Emulation 2
SEC567: Social Engineering for Penetration Testers 2
SEC760: Advanced Exploit Development for Penetration Testers 6
SEC617: Wireless Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GAWN 6
SEC566: Implementing and Auditing the Critical Security Controls - In-Depth GCCC 5
SEC555: SIEM with Tactical Analytics GCDA 6
SEC501: Advanced Security Essentials - Enterprise Defender GCED 6
SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth GCIA 6
SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits, and Incident Handling GCIH 6
SEC506: Securing Linux/Unix GCUX 6
SEC505: Securing Windows and PowerShell Automation GCWN 6
SEC599: Defeating Advanced Adversaries - Purple Team Tactics & Kill Chain Defenses GDAT 6
SEC301: Introduction to Cyber Security GISF 5
SEC575: Mobile Device Security and Ethical Hacking GMOB 6
SEC511: Continuous Monitoring and Security Operations GMON 6
SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GPEN 6
SEC573: Automating Information Security with Python GPYC 6
SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style GSEC 6
SEC542: Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GWAPT 6
SEC660: Advanced Penetration Testing, Exploit Writing, and Ethical Hacking GXPN 6

All SANS security training courses are available to be taught through our Private Training program at a customer's desired location. https://www.sans.org/private-training/