SANS Security Leadership 2022

Reston, VA, US and Virtual - ET
Mon, Feb 14 - Sat, Feb 19, 2022

Become a World-Class Cyber Security Leader with Hands-On Training

Gain the practical skills you need to build and lead security teams, communicate with technical and business leaders alike, and develop capabilities that build your organization's success. Join us in Reston, VA, or Live Online for SANS Security Leadership 2022 (February 14-19, EST), and receive relevant, applicable training. You’ll leave ready to apply what you’ve learned the day you return to work.

Choose your course and modality, and register below. We look forward to seeing you soon! 

SANS Live Training Features

  • Training on the cutting edge: All courses are designed to align with dominant security team roles, duties, and disciplines.
  • Learn from the best: SANS instructors are active security practitioners who bring their extensive knowledge and real-world experiences to the classroom.
  • GIAC Certification & CPE Credits: Several certifications align with SANS training courses and offer CPE credits, validating student mastery for professional use in critical, specialized InfoSec domains, and job-specific roles.
  • A superior investment: Interactive, immersion learning with opportunities to network with and learn from other professionals.
  • The SANS Promise: You will be able to apply the skills and techniques you’ve learned as soon as you return to work.

Live Online Training

In addition to the features listed above, Live Online courses include real-time support from GIAC-certified teacher assistants, hands-on labs, courseware in electronic and printed books, an archive of course lectures uploaded to your account daily during the event, and four months of access to your course lectures recordings.

In-Person Event Considerations

With your health and wellbeing in mind, we are working closely with the event venue to apply the greatest safety measures and highest standards of cleanliness for our In-Person attendees.

Limited In-Person seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. If you would like to attend In-Person, please register now to ensure your spot before the event meets capacity.

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 offers the ultimate in quality instruction and thoughtful curriculum development. I learned so much this week and can't wait to review and apply what I learned.
Gabrielle S.
- US Federal Agency
The Live Online delivery platform ensures students are able to access content, virtual machines, labs, resources, and chat 24 hours a day... Additionally, after the course ends, access to still available! Priceless!!
Britni T.
- US Federal Agency
This is my first SANS Live Online course and so far I'm loving it. I really feel like I'm there, whilst retaining all the creature comforts of my own home.
Graham Smith
- Aegon
The virtual online class recording that is made available is VERY HELPFUL. It helps to revisit the class content and solidify the concepts, lab walkthroughs, and learnings from the class.
Venkat Luckyreddy

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    Important Dates

    Refund Date Hotel Group Discount Deadline
    January 28, 2022 January 21, 2022


    Hyatt Regency Reston 

    1800 Presidents Street 
    Reston, VA 20190

    Phone: 703-709-1234 

    Hyatt Regency Reston 

    Retreat to Hyatt Regency Reston, located centrally in the Dulles Technology Corridor and adjacent to the shops, dining, and entertainment at Reston Town Center. The largest hotel near Dulles International Airport, the remodeled rooms and suites offer convenient access to the Metro Silver Line to easily explore Washington, D.C. 

    Hotel Special Rates and Reservations 

    A special discounted rate of $199.00 S/D plus applicable taxes will be honored based on space availability. 

    The group rate is lower than the Government Per Diem rate. Should the Government Per Diem rate fall below the group rate, a limited number of rooms will be made available at the prevailing Government Per Diem rate. 

    These rates include Internet in your room and are only available through Friday, January 21, 2022

    To make a regular reservation, please visit this link. 

    Top 3 reasons to stay at the Hyatt Regency Reston 

    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 Reston, 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 evening events at the Hyatt Regency Reston that you won't want to miss! 

    Experience Reston 

    3 Quick Facts about Reston 

    1. The name Reston comes from the initials of Robert E. Simon, who developed the new “town” in the 1960s. 
    2. Reston is conveniently located near Washington D.C. by driving 20 miles into the city or taking buses to connect to a Metro station. 
    3. Fairfax County first became connected with Washington, DC in 1904 with a trolley line. 

    Travel Arrangements and Directions 

    Please visit the hotel’s website or contact them directly at 703-709-1234 for prevailing parking rates that are subject to change prior to the official meeting dates. There is a complimentary shuttle to and from Dulles Airport and Hyatt Regency Reston, please contact the hotel for more details. 

    From Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD): Approximately 6.5 miles 

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    Health and Safety Information


    As we welcome you back to our In-Person Training Events, the safety of you, our Customer, remains our greatest priority. We take great pride in working with hotel venues that maintain the highest standards of cleanliness and hygiene. Our venues have taken extreme measures, developed in consultation with global and local public health authorities, to make cleaning and hygiene protocols even more rigorous. Our commitment to you: to always make proactive decisions that are grounded in care, ensuring your safety and peace of mind. We are grateful for the trust you have shown us over the years and can't wait to welcome you back.


    Venue protocols will include all of the following and any required local guidelines such as PPE (Face Masks) and Physical Distancing, which are subject to change:

    • Enhanced Cleaning: with a focus on ‘high touch areas' such as door handles, restrooms, and food & beverage areas
    • Personal Hygiene: hand sanitizer stations will be located in common areas
    • Increased Air Circulation: venues will keep HVAC systems operational during training, to introduce fresh air into the meeting space.

    While we have taken extraordinary planning steps to be thoughtful and deliberate about our framework, fluidity remains with local ordinances. Our measures will be implemented in accordance with these local government agencies and may vary depending on timing. These measures may include some or all of the following measures:

    • Vaccinations: SANS Staff & Faculty will be fully vaccinated prior to travel. We highly encourage you do the same or exercise your due diligence before traveling to an in-person event. Exploring alternative options are encouraged including our Live Online Training events
    • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): an adjustable, cloth mask will be provided at check-in. Face masks may be required in both common areas and in the meeting space and will be confirmed at event check-in. Guidance will be implemented in accordance with local and venue ordinance
    • Physical Distancing: inside of classrooms, seating areas may be arranged to ensure proper distancing
    • Reduced Contact: at registration, SANS aims to reduce queuing and offer limited-contact registration