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Washington, DC | Sat, Jun 13 - Sat, Jun 20, 2020
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SANS cares about bringing exemplary cybersecurity training to classrooms around the world as often as possible, but the safety of our students, instructors, facilitators, and employees is our top priority. At this time, we are implementing safety measures in our classrooms around the world to continue to run most of our training events as scheduled, but we understand that some of our students may be otherwise impacted by the novel coronavirus outbreak. For this reason, we have instituted a global SANS Training Guarantee to ensure that you can complete your training in a safe environment - learn more about our Training Guarantee or contact us for more information.

Cyber Security Training in Washington, DC

Cyber Security Training in Washington, DC

  • 40+ hands-on, immersion-style courses VIEW COURSES
  • Core, Cyber Defense, and DFIR NetWars Tournaments
  • Immersive training without home or office distractions
  • Direct access to world-renowned SANS instructors

Accelerate your career with hands-on cyber security training in Washington, DC

SANS cyber security training goes beyond theory, incorporating real-world examples and practical techniques you can apply directly to your work. Join us for SANSFIRE 2020 (June 13-20) in Washington, DC, and choose from more than 40 information security courses taught by leading industry experts. With cutting-edge courseware, dedicated instructors, and a relentless passion for excellence, SANS delivers relevant training that will help you become a more effective cyber security professional.

Please check the schedule for course dates. Courses may begin and end on different days during the week of training.

  • Two-Day Courses Begin: Saturday, June 13
  • Welcome Reception & Early Check-In: Sunday, June 14
  • Four-, Five- and Six-Day Courses Begin: Monday, June 15
  • NetWars: Thursday, June 18 and Friday, June 19

Whichever course you choose, SANS promises you will be able to use what you learn as soon as you return to your office. Join us in Washington, DC, and get the training you need to excel in this rapidly evolving industry!

What attendees say about their SANS training experience:

“In 5 days, I have over 25 takeaways to bring back to my organization.” - Philip E., USGS EROS

“I will be able to take this back to my organization and use it right away.” - Beth Cann, MIT Lincoln Laboratory

Nothing beats the SANS live training experience but if you are unable to attend learn how you can attend remotely.

    Available Courses
    Title Certification Instructor
    Sold Out SEC450: Blue Team Fundamentals: Security Operations and Analysis
    John Hubbard
    New SEC505: Securing Windows and PowerShell Automation GCWN Jason Fossen
    New FOR498: Battlefield Forensics & Data Acquisition
    Kevin Ripa
    Sold Out MGT521: Driving Cybersecurity Change - Establishing a Culture of Protect, Detect and Respond
    Russell Eubanks
    Sold Out TBT570: Team-Based Training - Blue Team and Red Team Dynamic Workshop
    Christopher Elgee
    Matthew Toussain
    New HOSTED: Successful Infosec Consulting
    Ted Demopoulos
    SEC301: Introduction to Cyber Security GISF Keith Palmgren
    SEC401: Security Essentials Bootcamp Style GSEC Bryan Simon
    Sold Out SEC440: Critical Security Controls: Planning, Implementing, and Auditing
    Chris Christianson
    Sold Out SEC455: SIEM Design & Implementation
    John Hubbard
    Sold Out SEC460: Enterprise Threat and Vulnerability Assessment GEVA Adrien de Beaupre
    Sold Out SEC487: Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) Gathering and Analysis
    Micah Hoffman
    SEC501: Advanced Security Essentials - Enterprise Defender GCED Bryce Galbraith
    SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth GCIA David Hoelzer
    SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits, and Incident Handling GCIH Joshua Wright
    SEC506: Securing Linux/Unix GCUX Hal Pomeranz
    SEC511: Continuous Monitoring and Security Operations GMON Eric Conrad
    SEC530: Defensible Security Architecture and Engineering GDSA Ismael Valenzuela
    SEC534: Secure DevOps: A Practical Introduction
    Gregory Leonard
    Sold Out SEC540: Cloud Security and DevOps Automation GCSA Gregory Leonard
    SEC545: Cloud Security Architecture and Operations
    Dave Shackleford
    Sold Out SEC555: SIEM with Tactical Analytics GCDA Justin Henderson
    SEC560: Network Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GPEN Tim Medin
    SEC564: Red Team Exercises and Adversary Emulation
    Jorge Orchilles
    Sold Out SEC566: Implementing and Auditing the Critical Security Controls - In-Depth GCCC James Tarala
    SEC573: Automating Information Security with Python GPYC Mark Baggett
    Sold Out SEC580: Metasploit Kung Fu for Enterprise Pen Testing
    Bryce Galbraith
    SEC599: Defeating Advanced Adversaries - Purple Team Tactics & Kill Chain Defenses GDAT Erik Van Buggenhout
    SEC617: Wireless Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking GAWN James Leyte-Vidal
    Sold Out SEC642: Advanced Web App Penetration Testing, Ethical Hacking, and Exploitation Techniques
    Moses Frost
    SEC660: Advanced Penetration Testing, Exploit Writing, and Ethical Hacking GXPN Stephen Sims
    Sold Out SEC760: Advanced Exploit Development for Penetration Testers
    Jaime Geiger
    FOR500: Windows Forensic Analysis GCFE Kathryn Hedley
    Ovie Carroll
    FOR508: Advanced Incident Response, Threat Hunting, and Digital Forensics GCFA Chad Tilbury
    Sold Out FOR526: Advanced Memory Forensics & Threat Detection
    Alissa Torres
    FOR572: Advanced Network Forensics: Threat Hunting, Analysis, and Incident Response GNFA Philip Hagen
    FOR578: Cyber Threat Intelligence GCTI Robert M. Lee
    Sold Out 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 Seth Misenar
    MGT415: A Practical Introduction to Cyber Security Risk Management
    Brian Ventura
    MGT433: SANS Security Awareness: How to Build, Maintain, and Measure a Mature Awareness Program SSAP Lance Spitzner
    MGT512: Security Leadership Essentials for Managers GSLC G. Mark Hardy
    MGT514: Security Strategic Planning, Policy, and Leadership GSTRT Frank Kim
    LEG523: Law of Data Security and Investigations GLEG Benjamin Wright
    ICS410: ICS/SCADA Security Essentials GICSP Justin Searle
    Core NetWars Tournament - Add-on
    (FREE with any 4-6 Day SANS Course Registration)
    James Leyte-Vidal
    Cyber Defense NetWars Tournament - Add-on
    (FREE with any 4-6 Day SANS Course Registration)
    Eric Conrad
    DFIR NetWars Tournament - Add-on
    (FREE with any 4-6 Day SANS Course Registration)
    Chad Tilbury
    Ovie Carroll