About the course
Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Training Course
- Five-day, fully accredited, practitioner-led ethical hacking training course.
- Gain the knowledge and tools to perform ethical hacking (penetration testing) at an advanced level.
- Learn from anywhere – choose whether you attend our courses Live Online or in person. Find out more.
- Our Classroom / Live Online option allows you to study your way, keeping travel and costs down to a minimum.
- Taught by Europe’s leading EC-Council trainers.
- No prior qualifications needed – start taking this course straight-away.
- Includes the exam (ANSI-compliant), which will help you command the trust and respect of employers.
Training course outline
This interactive course delivers comprehensive training in the attack strategies, tactics, technology, tools and motivations of criminal hackers. Fast-paced and hands-on, the course focuses on giving you the necessary skills to enter the industry achieve CEH certification and become a successful ethical hacker. Plus, we offer a pass first time or train again for free guarantee.*
With this course, you will have access to:
- 140 labs that mimic real scenarios
- 2,200 hacking tools
- 6 months access to EC-Council iLabs.
COVID-19: remote delivery options
We would like to reassure our clients that all training courses will go ahead as scheduled during the current COVID-19 situation. As a company that fully embraces flexible and remote working, we have adjusted our delivery methods to allow you to learn from anywhere. Our Classroom / Live Online delivery option enables you to attend either in person or online. Please also refer to our COVID-19 policy.
Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Training Course benefits
Become a master in ethical hacking
Learn the tools and techniques required to become an ethical hacker and improve your knowledge of risks and vulnerabilities.
Delivered by professionals
Delivered by an information security professional with extensive industry experience.
Hands-on hacking from day one to the end of the course.
Malicious hacker insight
Understand the mindset of a cyber criminal.
Advance your career
Gain an ethical hacking certification and advance your security career and enhance your salary.
In-depth and thought-provoking
Increase your knowledge of cyber security risks and vulnerabilities.
Learn from anywhere
Choose whether you attend Live Online or in person at one of our training venues throughout the UK.
See what our previous learners think about this course
8/10 would recommend this course to a friend or colleague
100% found the course content met their expectations.
"Michael was thorough, helpful and very attentive to our queries and need for information. He was very helpful with the course materials too. I couldn't have wanted a better trainer!"
- Naiya, Information Security Compliance Manager
"Really enjoyed the course. The trainer was lovely and provided relevant examples that made learning a lot easier"
- Sharmeen, Senior Compliance
Who should attend this training course?
The course can be taken by anyone who is pursuing a career in ethical hacking. It helps you understand and gain hands-on experience in how to identify, counteract and prevent IT security threats. It will help security officers, auditors, security professionals, site administrators, and anyone concerned about the integrity of their network infrastructure.
Why choose IT Governance for your training needs?
Pass first time or train again for free – we have trained more than 17,000 people and we’re confident you’ll pass with us first time. If you don’t, we’ll train you again for free.*
Maximise time effectiveness – reduce unnecessary time away from the office with a comprehensive revision programme that is proven to be considerably more effective than self-study preparation.
We’re an acknowledged leader in ISO 27001, information security, the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and business continuity management training.
Learn from anywhere – as a company that fully embraces flexible and remote working, we have adjusted our delivery methods to allow you to learn from anywhere. Our Classroom / Live Online delivery option enables you to attend either in person or online.
Access your training anywhere – all our course materials are provided as a digital copy, allowing you to access them anywhere and at any time. Documents will be made available 20 days before your course.
Business solutions to suit you – whether you’re a multinational wanting us to manage all your training needs or a small business wishing to boost your workforce skills, we offer a range of training solutions.
What does this training course cover?
- Coverage of historical and current attack vectors to provide a well-rounded education;
- Exposure to technologies and software tools, and how they can be used in real-life scenarios;
- Hands-on hacking from day one to the end of the course
- Unique post-course support directly with your tutor to answer questions while you study for the exam; and
- Online access to EC-Council iLabs for six months to improve your skills and continue your ethical hacking education.
Introduction to Ethical Hacking
Footprinting and Reconnaissance
Evading IDS, Firewalls, and Honeypots
Hacking Web Servers
Hacking Web Applications
Hacking Wireless Networks
Hacking Mobile Platforms
What’s included in this course?
A professional training venue with lunch and refreshments;
Full course materials (digital copy provided as a PDF file);
The EC Council Certified Ethical Hacker exam voucher; and
A certificate of attendance.
What equipment do I need?
You will need a laptop for the duration of your course. Please make sure your laptop has:
Ram: Minimum 8GB
HDD: 500GB - Have an SSD if you can
Course duration and times
Day 1: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Day 2: 9:00am – 5:30pm
Day 3: 9:00am – 5:30pm
Day 4: 9:00am – 5:30pm
Day 5: 9:00am – 4:30pm
Learn from anywhere with our instructor-led Live Online courses, or Classroom / Live Online delivery options. Learn more.
Alternatively you can study in a classroom at one of our venues in London or Ely (Cambridgeshire).
Are there any prerequisites for this course?
Candidates are only eligible to attempt the EC-Council CEH exam once they have completed the CEH course.
Is there any pre-reading?
We would recommend purchasing:
Penetration Testing - Protecting Networks and Systems
Certified Ethical Hacker multiple-choice exam
The exam consists of 125 multiple-choice questions that must be completed in four hours.
All attendees receive an exam voucher that will allow them to sit the CEH (312-50 (ECC EXAM), 312-50 (VUE)) exam. Please note that the cost of the exam voucher is included in the course purchase price.
The exam voucher is valid for one year from the date of receipt. Delegates may take this exam either at the ECC Exam Centre or the Pearson Vue centre.
Your iLabs will be given to you during the course and will be available for six months after the course.
This course is equivalent to:
35 CPD points
What qualifications will I receive?
This course provides you with the internationally recognised EC Council Certified Ethical Hacker certification.
How will I receive my exam results and certificates?
A digital certificate will be available to download between 7-10 days from the date of certification in your Aspen account. Aspen is a one-step gateway to multiple portals, products and services provided by EC-Council for its registered members. It is an integrated environment and a user-friendly portal, where a user can navigate to various web pages through a single login.
You will receive your certificate along with your welcome letter within 4-8 weeks from the date of your exam. If you do not receive your certificate within the stipulated period, kindly contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Can exams be retaken?
Yes, if you are unsuccessful on the first attempt, we will train you again for free. You can then retake the exam for an additional fee. Retake exam requests can only be purchased by contacting email@example.com.
Become a master ethical hacker
Think of this course like your theory test when learning how to drive. Once you have taken and passed the CEH multiple-choice exam you can then move on to the CEH Practical exam, which will test your practical skills when ethical hacking.
By gaining both qualifications you can call yourself a Master Ethical Hacker.
We offer a combination course that includes both the CEH course and the practical exam. Alternatively, you can purchase the practical exam here.
Your training pathway
This course is part of our training programme. You can download your training pathway below to find your next recommended courses.
Learn from anywhere with our range of instructor-led courses
Wherever you are in the world, you can now attend an IT Governance online course, and get the full benefit of a classroom session.
To make your life as easy as possible, we offer 3 ways to attend an instructor-led course:
Our instructor-led courses are hosted at professional training centres located in major cities across the UK.
Our instructor-led Live Online courses are hosted and delivered live by one of our expert trainers.
Learn from anywhere
Our instructor-led Classroom / Live Online courses give you the flexibility of attending a classroom course, either in person or by joining the classroom course online.
The benefits of learning from anywhere
Choosing an online option means you save on travel, parking, hotels and other fees.
Learn and obtain a professional certification from the comfort of your home.
Our courses use the latest conferencing technology that is compatible with all devices.
Our trainers focus on maximising audience participation and getting the most out of our online attendees.
All trainers have been hand-picked for their technical and practical expertise.
You have full control over your course booking, meaning you can edit delegate details, course dates and any special requirements.
Our Classroom / Live Online courses give you the full experience of a classroom course, whether you attend in person or to join the classroom online from your home or office.
Find out more about the benefits of learning from anywhere
See what our previous delegates think about this course
"It was a great experience with Michael. His knowledge of the material is impressive. I would definitely love to take another class with him. Highly recommend. ”
- Oluyemi Abayomi Farinde, IT Helpdesk, NPDC (Nigerian Petroleum Development Company)
"Michael is a very engaging trainer, full of knowledge and made the course enjoyable through interaction and sharing his experiences.”
- Joanne Coveney, Test Consultant, Paramount Testing
“Michael was excellent, his vast experience made the course very engaging and demonstrated the real world application. While this course was delivered via webex, I found it worked very well and didn't detract from the learning - it was very good and I think Michael did a cracking job delivering it like this.”
- Matt Ball, Consultant, WPM Education
|Start date||Location / delivery|
|17 May 2021||London|
|09 Aug 2021||London|
|06 Sep 2021||Online|
|29 Nov 2021||Online|