Come to Virginia Beach for Hands-On Cyber Security Training

Ready to build crucial cyber security skills with hands-on courses taught by industry leaders - all from a beautiful beach destination? Join us for SANS Virginia Beach 2024 (Aug 19 - 30, ET), and experience this unique two-week immersive training opportunity, where you'll build skills that you can use immediately.

SANS Virginia Beach 2024 Features

  • Practical Cyber Security Training: Delivered by real-world practitioners providing actionable insights.
  • Real-time Support: Receive immediate assistance from certified teacher assistants throughout your course.
  • Immersive Labs in a Virtual Environment: Hands-on practice to sharpen your skills in a secure setting.
  • Comprehensive Courseware: Course materials provided in electronic and printed formats.
  • GIAC Certification: Most courses align with the highest standard in cybersecurity certification.
  • CPE Credits: Earn Continuing Professional Education credits towards a certification.
  • Extended Learning Access: Enjoy four months of access to recorded course lectures post-event.
  • Your choice of Hotel! Courses will be held at both the Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront and Hilton Garden Inn Virginia Beach Oceanfront

Please note, courses are available In-Person in Virginia Beach, VA or Live Online during this event. Please see course details below for availability. For In-Person courses, seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Register now to secure your spot.

SANS Live Training Offers You

  • Flexible Options: Interactive, immersion-style training available Live Online or In-Person with opportunities to network with and learn from other professionals.
  • Courses on the cutting edge: All courses are designed to align with dominant security team roles, duties, and disciplines.
  • Training from the best: SANS instructors are active security practitioners who bring their extensive knowledge and real-world experiences to the classroom.
  • GIAC Certification: Several certifications align with SANS training courses, validating student mastery for professional use in critical, specialized InfoSec domains, and job-specific roles.
  • The SANS Promise: You will be able to apply the skills and techniques you've learned as soon as you return to work.

Whether you attend In-Person or Live Online, you will receive high-quality cybersecurity training directly from real-world practitioners. Register now to experience training you can use immediately to secure your environment and advance your career.

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
    August 2, 2024 July 16, 2024

    Location

    Due to a high demand for security training at SANS Virginia Beach 2024, courses will be held at both the Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront and Hilton Garden Inn Virginia Beach Oceanfront. The hotels are less than a five-minute walk from one another and are accessible from both the Boardwalk and Atlantic Avenue. In order to maximize the availability of training, SANS will announce specific course locations closer to the start of the event.

    Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront

    3001 Atlantic Avenue
    Virginia Beach, VA, 23451
    Phone: 757-213-3000

    Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront

    Located just off the Virginia Beach Boardwalk, a short walk to the beach and next door to Neptune's Park. Local restaurants and bars are within a mile. Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center is 10 minutes away and located under four miles from Ocean Breeze Waterpark. Enjoy the rooftop infinity pool and award-winning restaurant.

    Special Rates Available

    A special discounted rate of $219.00 S/D plus applicable taxes will be honored based on space availability. The group rate is lower than the Government Per Diem rate.

    This rate includes Internet in your room and is only available through Tuesday, July 16, 2024.

    To make a reservation, please visit this link.

    Parking at the Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront is complimentary for all SANS attendees. If you are staying at the hotel, please use self-parking and notify the front desk at check-in. If you are commuting, please use Valet parking and let the attendant know you are attending the SANS conference to receive the complimentary parking.

    From Norfolk International Airport (ORF): Approximately 18.6mi

    Google Maps - Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront

    Hilton Garden Inn Virginia Beach Oceanfront

    3315 Atlantic Avenue
    Virginia Beach, VA 23451
    Phone: 757-305-9000

    Hilton Garden Inn Virginia Beach Oceanfront

    Footsteps from Virginia Beach surf and sand. Located 10 minutes from the Virginia Beach Convention Center, The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center and Ocean Breeze Waterpark are four miles away. Relax in the indoor and outdoor pools. Hotel restaurants serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.

    Special Rates Available

    A special discounted rate of $209.00 S/D plus applicable taxes will be honored based on space availability. The group rate is lower than the Government Per Diem rate.

    This rate includes Internet in your room and is only available through Tuesday, July 16, 2024.

    To make a regular reservation, please visit this link.

    Parking at the Hilton Garden Inn Virginia Beach Oceanfront is complimentary for SANS overnight guests. If you are staying at the hotel, please use self-parking and notify the front desk at check-in. If you are commuting, please use Valet parking and let the attendant know you are attending the SANS conference to receive the complimentary parking.

    From Norfolk International Airport (ORF): Approximately 18.8mi

    Google Maps - Hilton Garden Inn Virginia Beach Oceanfront

    Experience Virginia Beach

    3 Quick Facts about Virginia Beach

    1. Virginia Beach is home to 3.5 military bases: NAS Oceana, NAB Little Creek, FTC Dam Neck, and the U.S. Army's Fort Story. The "half" base is NAB Little Creek, with a formal address in Norfolk, VA.
    2. There are 11 golf courses open to the public in the city and 36 military holes at NAS Oceana's Aeropines course.
    3. According to the Guinness Book of World Records, Virginia Beach is home to the longest pleasure beach in the world.

    Recommended Web Links

    http://www.visitvirginiabeach.com/