IT Professional Training is offering you the chance to join this free (fully funded by SAAS) PenTest+(Cyber Security) Course. Students will have the option to join classes virtually as well as in the classroom at Edinburgh Centre.
This part-time, tutor-led course is free for people who qualify for SAAS part-time funding grant and you will not need to pay this grant back to SAAS. For SAAS funding eligibility:
1. You have to be a resident of Scotland
2. Either employed and earning less than 25k a year or can be unemployed as well
3. Have not used the SAAS funding in this Academic Year.
Classes per week: One day a week
Classes timings: 09:00 – 01:00 Hrs.
Day: Sunday (only)
Duration of the course: 16 Weeks
A penetration test, colloquially known as a pen test, pentest or ethical hacking, is an authorized simulated cyber attack on a computer system, performed to evaluate the security of the system.
This is an Intermediate Level 3/4 course and candidates should have completed the CompTIA Security+ in advance of attending the course, or alternatively have gained equivalent IT Networking & Security knowledge and practical skills through several years of experience gained in information security. For those who do not have CompTIA Network/Security+ or equivalent qualifications, you may be asked to complete an aptitude test prior to being enrolled on this course.
This CompTIA PenTest + training course will prepare you to successfully attain this in-demand certification with hands-on practical work in the form of virtual/live Scenario based labs and software tools.
Modes of Learning Available:
You have the option of undertaking this course via following learning modes:
1.) Face to Face Classroom based Learning
2.) Virtual Learning
3.) Blended Learning
Please note due to current lockdown in Scotland all our part-time and full-time classes are being undertaking virtually until for further notice.
How to Apply for the Course and Its Funding:
Step 1 - Funding Eligibility Self-Assessment:
Check your funding eligibility here to make sure you are eligible for the funding to study for totally free
Step 2 - Apply:
How to apply for the course with funding:
Follow the link below to download application forms and submit forms via email
If not sure which form to complete then contact us.
Phone: 0131 552 5558