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Security West 2017

San Diego, CA | Tue, May 9 - Thu, May 18, 2017
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but there are more training opportunities.

Welcome to  Security West 2017

Welcome to Security West 2017

  • 25 courses
  • 24 instructors
  • 5 disciplines

Information Security Training in San Diego, CA

Download the SANS Security West 2017 event brochure for course descriptions, instructor biographies and more.

Information security training in San Diego, CA from SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training. At SANS Security West 2017, SANS offers more than 30 hands-on, immersion-style security training courses taught by real-world practitioners. Many of our courses are associated with a GIAC Certification and OnDemand Bundles.

The site of SANS Security West 2017 (May 9-18) is Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel. View the complete schedule below.

Event Schedule

  • One-Day Course: Begins on Wednesday, May 17
  • Two-Day Courses: Begin on Tuesday, May 9 or Wednesday, May 17
  • Four-, Five-, and Six-Day Courses: Begin on Thursday, May 11
  • NetWars Tournaments: Sunday, May 14 and Monday, May 15 at 6:30PM

Available Courses
Title Certification Instructor
New SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits, and Incident Handling GCIH John Strand
New FOR508: Advanced Digital Forensics, Incident Response, and Threat Hunting GCFA Rob Lee
New DEV534: Secure DevOps: A Practical Introduction
Frank Kim
SEC301: Intro to Information Security GISF Keith Palmgren
SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style GSEC Bryan Simon
SEC501: Advanced Security Essentials - Enterprise Defender GCED Paul A. Henry
SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth GCIA David Hoelzer
Waitlist SEC505: Securing Windows and PowerShell Automation GCWN Jason Fossen
SEC511: Continuous Monitoring and Security Operations GMON Seth Misenar
SEC522: Defending Web Applications Security Essentials GWEB Dr. Johannes Ullrich
SEC542: Web App Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GWAPT Eric Conrad
SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GPEN Bryce Galbraith
SEC566: Implementing and Auditing the Critical Security Controls - In-Depth GCCC James Tarala
SEC575: Mobile Device Security and Ethical Hacking GMOB Joshua Wright
Tim Medin
SEC580: Metasploit Kung Fu for Enterprise Pen Testing
Bryce Galbraith
SEC660: Advanced Penetration Testing, Exploit Writing, and Ethical Hacking GXPN Stephen Sims
FOR408: Windows Forensic Analysis GCFE David Cowen
FOR518: Mac Forensic Analysis
Sarah Edwards
FOR578: Cyber Threat Intelligence
Jake Williams
MGT414: SANS Training Program for CISSP® Certification GISP David R. Miller
MGT415: A Practical Introduction to Cyber Security Risk Management
James Tarala
MGT433: Securing The Human: How to Build, Maintain and Measure a High-Impact Awareness Program
Lance Spitzner
MGT512: SANS Security Leadership Essentials For Managers with Knowledge Compression™ GSLC G. Mark Hardy
MGT514: IT Security Strategic Planning, Policy, and Leadership GSTRT Frank Kim
AUD440: Critical Security Controls: Planning, Implementing, and Auditing
Chris Christianson
Waitlist Core NetWars Tournament - Add-on
FREE when taking a course, registration required
Jeff McJunkin
Waitlist Cyber Defense NetWars Tournament - Add-on
FREE when taking a course, registration required
Eric Conrad
Seth Misenar
DFIR NetWars Tournament - Add-on
FREE when taking a course, registration required
Rob Lee
David Cowen