SANS 2020

This event qualifies for 36 CPEs

To protect the health and safety of attendees, this event has been moved to online-only due to COVID-19 concerns.


SANS provides practical training that addresses the challenges you face daily as a cyber security professional. Join us in Orlando at SANS 2020 (April 3-10), and experience relevant training that will help you sharpen your skills and become more effective at your job. Choose from more than 40 courses!

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

- Two-Day Courses Begin: Friday, April 3
- Welcome Reception & Early Check-In: Saturday, April 4
- Four-, Five- and Six-Day Courses Begin: Sunday, April 5

Don't miss this opportunity to strengthen your information security skillset with cutting-edge training from SANS in Orlando! Choose your course and register now.

“I left SANS with a deeper understanding of each topic we covered, and new long-term career goals. I've attended a 5-day training course with a different organization in the past, and the quality of teaching and content doesn't begin to compare to SANS.” - Nicholas Marquez CenterState Bank


Cyber Security Courses Available at SANS 2020:


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
SEC450: Blue Team Fundamentals: Security Operations and Analysis - John Hubbard
SEC455: SIEM Design & Implementation - Justin Henderson
SEC487: Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) Gathering and Analysis - Micah Hoffman
SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth (GCIA) David Hoelzer
SEC504: Hacker Tools, Techniques, Exploits, and Incident Handling (GCIH) Staff
SEC505: Securing Windows and PowerShell Automation (GCWN) Jason Fossen
SEC506: Securing Linux/Unix (GCUX) Staff
SEC511: Continuous Monitoring and Security Operations (GMON) Seth Misenar
SEC530: Defensible Security Architecture and Engineering (GDSA) Ismael Valenzuela
SEC534: Secure DevOps: A Practical Introduction - Staff
SEC540: Cloud Security and DevOps Automation - Eric Johnson
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 & 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
SEC580: Metasploit Kung Fu for Enterprise Pen Testing - Staff
SEC599: Defeating Advanced Adversaries - Purple Team Tactics & Kill Chain Defenses (GDAT) Erik Van Buggenhout
SEC617: Wireless Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking (GAWN) Larry Pesce
SEC642: Advanced Web App Penetration Testing, Ethical Hacking, and Exploitation Techniques - Adrien de Beaupre
SEC660: Advanced Penetration Testing, Exploit Writing, and Ethical Hacking (GXPN) Brandon McCrillis
SEC760: Advanced Exploit Development for Penetration Testers - Stephen Sims
FOR500: Windows Forensic Analysis (GCFE) Chad Tilbury
FOR508: Advanced Incident Response, Threat Hunting, and Digital Forensics (GCFA) Rob Lee
FOR518: Mac and iOS Forensic Analysis and Incident Response - Sarah Edwards
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) Staff
FOR585: Smartphone Forensic Analysis In-Depth (GASF) Heather Mahalik
FOR610: Reverse-Engineering Malware: Malware Analysis Tools and Techniques (GREM) Staff
MGT414: SANS Training Program for CISSP® Certification (GISP) Eric Conrad
MGT415: A Practical Introduction to Cyber Security Risk Management - James Tarala
MGT433: SANS Security Awareness: How to Build, Maintain, and Measure a Mature Awareness Program (SSAP) Lance Spitzner
MGT512: Security Leadership Essentials For Managers (GSLC) Frank Kim
MGT514: Security Strategic Planning, Policy, and Leadership (GSTRT) G. Mark Hardy
MGT525: IT Project Management, Effective Communication, and PMP® Exam Prep (GCPM) Jeff Frisk
DEV522: Defending Web Applications Security Essentials (GWEB) Staff
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
Cyber Defense NetWars Tournament - Eric Conrad

Speaker and Presenter Information

Instructors Teaching at SANS 2020:


Adrien de Beaupre
Alissa Torres
Benjamin Wright
Bojan Zdrnja
Brandon McCrillis
Bryan Simon
Chad Tilbury
Clay Risenhoover
Dave Shackleford
David Hoelzer
Ed Skoudis
Eric Conrad
Eric Johnson
Erik Van Buggenhout
Frank Kim
G. Mark Hardy
Heather Mahalik
Ismael Valenzuela
James Tarala
Jason Fossen
Jeff Frisk
John Hubbard
Jorge Orchilles
Justin Henderson
Keith Palmgren
Lance Spitzner
Larry Pesce
Mark Baggett
Micah Hoffman
Monta Elkins
Peter Szczepankiewicz
Philip Hagen
Randy Marchany
Rob Lee
Sarah Edwards
Seth Misenar
Stephen Sims

Expected Number of Attendees


Relevant Government Agencies

Air Force, Army, Navy & Marine Corps, Intelligence Agencies, DOD & Military, Office of the President (includes OMB), Dept of Agriculture, Dept of Commerce, Dept of Education, Dept of Energy, Dept of Health & Human Services, Dept of Homeland Security, Dept of Housing & Urban Development, Dept of the Interior, Dept of Justice, Dept of Labor, Dept of State, Dept of Transportation, Dept of Treasury, Dept of Veterans Affairs, EPA, GSA, USPS, SSA, NASA, Other Federal Agencies, Legislative Agencies (GAO, GPO, LOC, etc.), Judicial Branch Agencies, State Government, County Government, City Government, Municipal Government, CIA, FEMA, Census Bureau, Office of Personnel Management, Coast Guard, National Institutes of Health, FAA, USAID, State & Local Government, National Guard Association, EEOC, Federal Government, FDA, Foreign Governments/Agencies, NSA, FCC

Event Type

This event has no exhibitor/sponsor opportunities

Fri-Fri, Apr 3-10, 2020 ET


Standard 2-day courses:  $2800.00
Standard 5-day courses:  $6090.00
SEC540, MGT514, MGT512:  $6600.00
Standard 6-day courses:  $7020.00

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