Why SANS Training Courses?
World's Best Instructors
SANS Instructors are, first and foremost, industry professionals with a wealth of real-world experience – experience that they bring into the classroom. Across our roster of Instructors are many active security practitioners who work for high profile organisations.
Our training is designed to be practical; students are immersed in hands-on lab exercises built to let them rehearse, hone and perfect what they’ve learned. Test drive one hour of SANS training with a course preview.
Most Valued Certifications
GIAC Certifications provide the highest and most rigorous assurance of cyber security knowledge and skill available to industry, government, and military clients across the world. GIAC certifications are respected globally because they measure specific skill and knowledge areas. GIAC offers the only cyber security certifications that cover advanced technical subject areas.
Course by Job Role
SANS training is job and skill-specific. We offer more than 85 courses, designed to align with dominant security team roles, duties, and disciplines. The SANS Curriculum spans Digital Forensics, Audit, Management, Offensive Operations, ICS, Secure Software Development and more. Each curriculum offers a progression of courses that can take practitioners from a subject’s foundations right up to specialist skills and knowledge.
New to Cyber Security?
With the right foundation, cyber security careers can take off quickly and lead to world-changing outcomes. Explore SANS' foundational courses and the SANS Technology Institute to gain the skills and hands-on experience that will give you a running start.
The best single course available to learn the core knowledge and develop practical skills.Learn More
SANS Technology Institute
The SANS Technology Institute (SANS.edu) offers career-focused undergraduate and graduate programs on the cutting edge of cyber security.Learn More
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What Our Students Say About SANS Training
The labs were very hands-on, and being able to manually go through these exercises gives me confidence that I can do these things in the future.
Nobody else in the industry is as comprehensive as SANS or as up-to-date and knowledgeable. If you want to learn how to do your job right, I don’t think there's any better training out there right now.
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.
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.