Hands-On Cyber Security Training in Orlando, FL

Unlock the full potential of your cybersecurity career at SANS Orlando 2025 (April 13-18, ET), SANS flagship event. Guided by world-renowned instructors at the forefront of the field, this event provides exclusive access to live industry experts, ensuring you stay ahead of the curve.

Immerse yourself in a learning environment that features industry-leading hands-on labs, simulations, and exercises, all geared towards practical application in your professional endeavors. Seize the opportunity to hone your skills during bonus sessions and activities, backed by SANS unwavering commitment to excellence and expertise.

Why SANS 2025

  • Total Immersion Training: Dive deep into interactive sessions, hands-on labs, and exhilarating NetWars Tournaments. Immerse yourself in real-world scenarios, equipping you with practical skills that transcend traditional training. 
  • Courses Aligned to GIAC Certifications: Ensuring a mile-deep focus on specialized skill sets. Be recognized for mastering skills that employers seek and validate your abilities in a real-world work environment. 
  • Why GIAC? GIAC certifications aren't just badges; they're mile-markers on your journey to cybersecurity excellence. Develop specialized skills in offensive security, cyber defense, cloud security, DFIR, management, and ICS, setting you on a path to becoming an industry expert. 
  • Join the Community: Leverage this one-of-a-kind event to network, engage, and learn from GIAC cert holders in becoming part of their seasoned community. Share insights, explore resources, and continue to learn together as you grow your cybersecurity journey. 
  • Secure Your Spot - Register Now! Don't miss this chance to be part of SANS 2025, where cybersecurity excellence meets unparalleled networking, skills enhancement, and GIAC certification opportunities. 

Learn About The SANS Live Training Experience

Are you curious about what to expect from SANS Live Training? Listen to what our alumni say about their experience!

Choose from interactive Live Online and In-Person training available in several time zones and select locations. Whichever format you choose, you will receive high-quality cyber security training you can use immediately.

SANS courses are extremely valuable because of all the hands-on material and their connection to the real world.
Tor Nilsson
- SecurityLink AB
SANS creates a one-of-a-kind learning experience providing world-class training and fascinating opportunities to network and gain new perspectives from your peers!
Justin E.
- US Federal Agency
The instruction at SANS is top-notch. I have been to several SANS training courses and they never disappoint. The instructors bring real life experiences and show the students how the material can be applied.
Thomas Seck
- Johns Hopkins APL
SANS training keeps individuals up-to-date with relevant cyber security information. I can now apply the skills learned towards further maturing my program.
Nicholas Marriott
- Pfizer
The labs are giving me a chance to see the course content first hand and interact with it. It's doing a good job of letting me play with it and really seeing how the tools and methodologies work.
Ryan Moeller
- Eureka Strategic Consulting

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    Important Dates

    Refund Date Hotel Group Discount Deadline
    March 27, 2025 March 27, 2025


    Hyatt Regency Orlando

    9801 International Drive
    Orlando, FL 32819
    Phone: 407-284-1234

    Hyatt Regency Orlando

    This family-friendly Orlando resort is just minutes from major theme parks including Universal Orlando®, Walt Disney World® and SeaWorld® Orlando. Grab a bite at one of five on-site restaurants or the 24-hour grab-and-go market, work out in a state-of-the-art fitness center or pamper yourself at the full-service hotel spa. Enjoy shopping, dining and more than 100 unique entertainment options, all within a 2-mile radius of the hotel.

    Hotel Special Rates and Reservations

    A special discounted rate plus applicable taxes will be honored based on space availability.

    A limited number of Government Per Diem rooms at the prevailing rate are available with proper ID.

    All rates include the resort fee which provides two bottles of water in room daily, two I-Ride Trolley tickets daily to the International Drive area, unlimited local and 800 phone calls, 15% discount on spa services, daily access to 24hr fitness center, complimentary group fitness classes, bike rentals, and pool activities (floats, rafts, etc.) offered in both pools.

    These rates are only available through Thursday, March 27, 2025.

    To make a regular reservation, please visit this link.

    To make a government per diem reservation, please visit this link.

    *Note: The current per diem is $140 and subject to change on October 1, 2024. If you make a reservation prior to October 1, 2024, your rate will be automatically updated to the new per diem rate once released.

    Top 3 reasons to stay at the Hyatt Regency Orlando

    1. No need to factor in daily cab fees and the time associated with travel to alternate hotels. Everything is in one convenient location!
    2. By staying at the Hyatt Regency Orlando, you gain the opportunity to further network with your industry peers and remain in the center of the activity surrounding the conference.
    3. SANS schedules additional networking events at the Hyatt Regency Orlando that you won't want to miss!

    Travel Arrangements and Directions

    Venue Parking Rates at time of publication:

    Self-Parking: $35.00

    Valet Parking: $50.00

    *Rates subject to change. Please contact the venue for the most up to date information.

    SANS recommends considering alternate, nearby, parking facility. Hotel parking rates are usually higher than surrounding parking options to guarantee they have available parking for their overnight guests.

    From Orlando International Airport (MCO): Approximately 12.6 miles.

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    Experience Orlando

    3 Quick Facts about Orlando

    1. Disney World in Orlando is the USA's largest single site employer. The property is spread over 25,000 acres and employs more than 75,000 people.
    2. The Orlando Public Library is the largest public library in the state of Florida.
    3. Likely between 350 and 400 years old, the oldest tree in Orlando is located at Big Tree Park on North Thornton Avenue.

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