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SANS 2020 - Live Online

Virtual, US Eastern | Fri, Apr 3 - Fri, Apr 10, 2020

Live Online Cyber Security Training

Live Online Cyber Security Training

  • In-depth, practical cyber security courses VIEW COURSES
  • Save the date for Virtual Core NetWars Tournament - 4/8 & 4/9
  • Multiple content-loaded virtual Bonus Sessions
  • Interactive courses taught by top SANS instructors
  • Four months of access to course archive

SANS Live Online training offers live-streamed training with the same instruction, content, and learning results you would receive in-person.

  • Training on the cutting edge: All courses are designed to align with dominant security team roles, duties, and disciplines. Explore the Training Roadmap to find the right courses for your immediate cyber security skill development.
  • Learn from the best: SANS instructors are active security practitioners who bring their extensive knowledge and real-world experiences to the classroom.
  • Virtual Bonus Sessions: Content-loaded bonus sessions presented by industry experts, plus virtual NetWars!
  • GIAC Certification: Several certifications align with these 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.

Virtual NetWars

New Virtual NetWars Capture-the-Flag Challenges!

Driven by our mission to empower current and future cybersecurity practitioners, SANS is launching a new series of live and interactive virtual Capture-the-Flag events to provide you with engaging and flexible training opportunities in the weeks ahead.

To start things off, please join us this week on April 8 and April 9, 5-9PM EDT (9PM-1AM UTC) each day, for Core NetWars Tournament 6 — our industry-leading cyber range challenge designed for all skill levels. Space is limited so reserve your spot early. To register, please log in to your SANS account and look for "You are eligible to participate in an upcoming NetWars" at the top of your dashboard. If you are unable to attend this week, stay tuned for more updates on our weekly NetWars events, including 24-hour CTFs.

What attendees say about their SANS training experience:

“Live Online is working flawlessly!" - Randy Jackson, Amazon

"The Live Online delivery platform has been wonderful. All of the great information is delivered without needing to leave the house.” - Travis Logue, Coinstar

Available Courses
Title Certification Instructor
New SEC402: Cybersecurity Writing: Hack the Reader
Evan Dygert
New SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth GCIA David Hoelzer
New SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits, and Incident Handling GCIH Joshua Wright
New SEC505: Securing Windows and PowerShell Automation GCWN Jason Fossen
New SEC642: Advanced Web App Penetration Testing, Ethical Hacking, and Exploitation Techniques
Adrien de Beaupre
New FOR498: Battlefield Forensics & Data Acquisition G498 Eric Zimmerman
SEC301: Introduction to Cyber Security GISF Keith Palmgren
SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style GSEC Bryan Simon
SEC440: Critical Security Controls: Planning, Implementing, and Auditing
Randy Marchany
SEC455: SIEM Design & Implementation
Justin Henderson
SEC487: Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) Gathering and Analysis GOSI Micah Hoffman
SEC511: Continuous Monitoring and Security Operations GMON Seth Misenar
SEC522: Defending Web Applications Security Essentials GWEB Jason Lam
SEC530: Defensible Security Architecture and Engineering GDSA Ismael Valenzuela
SEC534: Secure DevOps: A Practical Introduction
Gregory Leonard
SEC540: Cloud Security and DevOps Automation GCSA Eric Johnson
Ross Young
SEC542: Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GWAPT Bojan Zdrnja
SEC545: Cloud Security Architecture and Operations
Dave Shackleford
SEC555: SIEM with Tactical Analytics GCDA Justin Henderson
SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GPEN Ed Skoudis
SEC564: Red Team Exercises and Adversary Emulation
Jorge Orchilles
SEC566: Implementing and Auditing the Critical Security Controls - In-Depth GCCC James Tarala
SEC573: Automating Information Security with Python GPYC Mark Baggett
SEC575: Mobile Device Security and Ethical Hacking GMOB Peter Szczepankiewicz
SEC599: Defeating Advanced Adversaries - Purple Team Tactics & Kill Chain Defenses GDAT James Shewmaker
SEC660: Advanced Penetration Testing, Exploit Writing, and Ethical Hacking GXPN Brandon McCrillis
SEC760: Advanced Exploit Development for Penetration Testers
Stephen Sims
Jaime Geiger
FOR500: Windows Forensic Analysis GCFE Chad Tilbury
FOR508: Advanced Incident Response, Threat Hunting, and Digital Forensics GCFA Carlos Cajigas
FOR518: Mac and iOS Forensic Analysis and Incident Response
Sarah Edwards
FOR572: Advanced Network Forensics: Threat Hunting, Analysis, and Incident Response GNFA Philip Hagen
FOR578: Cyber Threat Intelligence GCTI Katie Nickels
FOR585: Smartphone Forensic Analysis In-Depth GASF Heather Mahalik
FOR610: Reverse-Engineering Malware: Malware Analysis Tools and Techniques GREM Lenny Zeltser
MGT414: SANS Training Program for CISSP® Certification GISP Eric Conrad
MGT415: A Practical Introduction to Cyber Security Risk Management
James Tarala
MGT512: Security Leadership Essentials for Managers GSLC Frank Kim
MGT514: Security Strategic Planning, Policy, and Leadership GSTRT G. Mark Hardy
Beta MGT521: Driving Cybersecurity Change - Establishing a Culture of Protect, Detect and Respond
Lance Spitzner
MGT525: IT Project Management, Effective Communication, and PMP® Exam Prep GCPM Jeff Frisk
AUD507: Auditing & Monitoring Networks, Perimeters & Systems GSNA Clay Risenhoover
LEG523: Law of Data Security and Investigations GLEG Benjamin Wright
ICS410: ICS/SCADA Security Essentials GICSP Monta Elkins