The Best Online Cybersecurity Training in the World - SANS OnDemand

World-class cyber security training in Europe and the Middle East

SANS Institute is the largest and most trusted provider of cyber security training in the world. We have done this successfully for over 29 years and have well over 200.000 alumni worldwide.

Our mission is to deliver cutting-edge cyber security knowledge and skills to companies, military organizations, and governments in order to protect people and assets.

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Cutting Edge Training

The courses prepare students to meet today's threats and tomorrow's challenges. We constantly update and rewrite courses to teach the most cutting-edge tools and techniques that are proven to keep networks and data safe.

SANS training has been created with the practical needs of the student in mind. Students are immersed in hands-on lab exercises designed for them to practice, hone, and perfect what they've learned.

Students can deploy what they've learned immediately upon returning to the office. That is the SANS promise.

Find your Course

The SANS curriculum spans: Cyber Defence, Digital Forensics, Incident Response, Management, Penetration Testing, Secure Software Development, Industrial Control Systems (ICS) and Audit.

Course List

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Skills based Roadmap

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Learn from global experts

SANS courses are taught by an unmatched faculty of active security professionals. Each instructor brings a wealth of real-world experience to every classroom - both live and online. SANS instructors work for high profile organisations as red team leaders, CISO's, technical directors and research fellows.

Along with their respected technical credentials, SANS instructors are also expert teachers. Their passion for topics shines through, making the SANS classroom dynamic and effective.

There is no better way to learn information security today. Both the material and the instructors are world class. - Mikkel Seiero, IBM

Hear from our Alumni

SANS has trained over 200,000 IT security professionals. Each and every one of them go home with the SANS promise that they're capable of applying their learnings directly when getting back to the office. Find out below what some of our Alumni have to say about their SANS training experience.




Skills Validation

Many of the SANS courses align to Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) examinations.

The GIAC validates the skills of information security professionals, proving that those certified have the deep skills and technical knowledge necessary to work in key areas of cyber security.

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Training Events
Title Location Dates
SANS Frankfurt March 2020 Frankfurt, DE Mar 30, 2020 - Apr 04, 2020
SANS Middle East April Live Online 2020 Dubai, AE Apr 11, 2020 - Apr 16, 2020
SANS Brussels April Live Online 2020 Brussels, BE Apr 20, 2020 - Apr 25, 2020
SANS London April Live Online 2020 London, GB Apr 20, 2020 - Apr 25, 2020
Live Online - SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits and Incident Handling Webcast Classroom Training May 04, 2020 - Jun 10, 2020
Live Online - FOR508: Advanced Incident Response, Threat Hunting, and Digital Forensics Webcast Classroom Training May 04, 2020 - Jun 10, 2020
Live Online - SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style Webcast Classroom Training May 05, 2020 - Jun 11, 2020
Live Online - SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking Webcast Classroom Training May 05, 2020 - Jun 11, 2020
Live Online - FOR500: Windows Forensic Analysis Webcast Classroom Training May 06, 2020 - Jun 12, 2020
Live Online - FOR572: Advanced Network Forensics: Threat Hunting, Analysis, and Incident Response Webcast Classroom Training May 06, 2020 - Jun 12, 2020
Live Online - SEC599: Defeating Advanced Adversaries - Purple Team Tactics & Kill Chain Defenses Webcast Classroom Training May 07, 2020 - Jun 15, 2020
Live Online - FOR610: Reverse-Engineering Malware: Malware Analysis Tools and Techniques Webcast Classroom Training May 07, 2020 - Jun 15, 2020
Live Online - SEC487: Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) Gathering and Analysis Webcast Classroom Training May 08, 2020 - Jun 16, 2020
Live Online - SEC511: Continuous Monitoring and Security Operations Webcast Classroom Training May 08, 2020 - Jun 16, 2020
Live Online - SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style Webcast Classroom Training May 18, 2020 - Jun 06, 2020
Live Online - SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking Webcast Classroom Training May 18, 2020 - Jun 06, 2020
Live Online - FOR508: Advanced Incident Response, Threat Hunting, and Digital Forensics Webcast Classroom Training May 19, 2020 - Jun 06, 2020
Live Online - SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits, and Incident Handling Webcast Classroom Training May 19, 2020 - Jun 06, 2020
Live Online - ICS410: ICS/SCADA Security Essentials Webcast Classroom Training May 25, 2020 - Jun 24, 2020
Live Online - SEC545: Cloud Security Architecture and Operations Webcast Classroom Training May 25, 2020 - Jun 24, 2020
Live Online - SEC555: SIEM with Tactical Analytics Webcast Classroom Training May 26, 2020 - Jul 02, 2020
Live Online - SEC660: Advanced Penetration Testing, Exploit Writing, and Ethical Hacking Webcast Classroom Training May 26, 2020 - Jul 02, 2020
Live Online - FOR578: Cyber Threat Intelligence Webcast Classroom Training May 27, 2020 - Jun 26, 2020
Live Online - SEC530: Defensible Security Architecture and Engineering Webcast Classroom Training May 27, 2020 - Jul 03, 2020
Live Online - MGT514: Security Strategic Planning, Policy, and Leadership Webcast Classroom Training May 28, 2020 - Jun 29, 2020
Live Online - SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth Webcast Classroom Training May 28, 2020 - Jul 06, 2020
Live Online - FOR508: Advanced Incident Response, Threat Hunting, and Digital Forensics Webcast Classroom Training Jun 15, 2020 - Jul 04, 2020
Live Online - SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits, and Incident Handling Webcast Classroom Training Jun 15, 2020 - Jul 04, 2020
Live Online - FOR500: Windows Forensic Analysis Webcast Classroom Training Jun 16, 2020 - Jul 04, 2020
Live Online - FOR572: Advanced Network Forensics: Threat Hunting, Analysis, and Incident Response Webcast Classroom Training Jun 22, 2020 - Jul 11, 2020
Live Online - SEC487: Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) Gathering and Analysis Webcast Classroom Training Jun 22, 2020 - Jul 29, 2020
Live Online - SEC511: Continuous Monitoring and Security Operations Webcast Classroom Training Jun 22, 2020 - Jul 29, 2020
Live Online - FOR610: Reverse-Engineering Malware: Malware Analysis Tools and Techniques Webcast Classroom Training Jun 23, 2020 - Jul 30, 2020
Live Online - SEC599: Defeating Advanced Adversaries - Purple Team Tactics & Kill Chain Defenses Webcast Classroom Training Jun 23, 2020 - Jul 30, 2020
Live Online - SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style Webcast Classroom Training Jun 24, 2020 - Jul 31, 2020
Live Online - SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking Webcast Classroom Training Jun 24, 2020 - Jul 31, 2020