EC-Council - Certified Penetration Testing Professional (CPENT)



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19/7/2021 (Monday)


On this accelerated EC-Council Certified Penetration Testing Professional (CPENT) course, you’ll learn the skills necessary to perform an effective penetration test in an enterprise network environment.

In just 5 days, you’ll get hands-on experience with CPENT’s live practice range and learn to pen test IoT systems, OT systems and how to:

  • Build your own tools
  • Conduct advanced binaries exploitation
  • Double Pivot to access hidden networks

At the end of this accelerated course, you’ll sit the EC-Council Certified Penetration Testing Professional exam and achieve your EC-Council CPENT certification. Additionally, if you score more than 90% on the exam you will also receive the Licensed Penetration Tester (LPT) Master certification.

As an EC-Council Accredited Training Partner (ATP) you’ll get access to official courseware, exams and be trained by certified instructors. Firebrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review methodology means you’ll achieve your certification in record time and return to the office a CPENT expert.


This course is ideal for a professional in one of the following roles:

  • Ethical hackers
  • Penetration testers
  • Network server administrators
  • Firewall administrators
  • Security testers
  • System administrators and risk assessment professionals

Four reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. You'll be trained and certified faster. Learn more on this 5-day accelerated course. You'll get at least 12 hours a day of quality learning time in a distraction-free environment
  2. Your course is all-inclusive. One simple price covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals – so you can focus on learning
  3. Pass first time or train again for free. Your expert instructor will deliver our unique accelerated learning methods, allowing you to learn faster and be in the best possible position to pass first time. In the unlikely event that you don't, it's covered by your Certification Guarantee
  4. Study with an award-winning training provider. We've won the Learning and Performance Institute's "Training Company of the Year" three times. Firebrand is your fastest way to learn, with 102.635 students saving more than one million hours since 2001



  • Module 1: Introduction to Penetration Testing
  • Module 2: Penetration Testing Scoping and Engagement
  • Module 3: Open Source Intelligence (OSINT)
  • Module 4: Social Engineering Penetration Testing
  • Module 5: Network Penetration Testing - External
  • Module 6: Network Penetration Testing - Internal
  • Module 7: Network Penetration Testing - Perimeter Devices
  • Module 8: Web Application Penetration Testing
  • Module 9: Wireless Penetration Testing
  • Module 10: IoT Penetration Testing
  • Module 11: OT/SCADA Penetration Testing
  • Module 12: Cloud Penetration Testing
  • Module 14: Report Writing and Post Testing Actions

Exam Track

At the end of this accelerated course, you’ll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

EC-Council Certified Penetration Testing Professional (CPENT) Exam

  • Languages: English
  • Duration:
    • 2 x 12-hour exams OR 1 x 24-hour exam
  • Passing score:
    • 70% (CPENT Certification)
    • 90% (LPT Master)

Please note: This is only one exam that you can take in two different forms. Depending on your passing score, you'll achieve either the CPENT Certification, or the LPT Master.

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)


Before attending this accelerated course you must have knowledge of:

  • Networking Protocols
  • Kali or ParrotOS and common Penetration Testing Tools
  • Exploiting Windows and Linux Hosts
  • Privilege Escalation in Linux and Windows
  • Wireless Penetration Testing
  • Web Application Penetration Testing

Are you ready to get certified in record time?

We interview all applicants for the course on their technical background, degrees and certifications held, and general suitability. If you get through this screening process, it means you stand a great chance of passing.

Firebrand Training is an immersive training environment. You must be committed to the course. The above prerequisites are guidelines, but many students with less experience have other background or traits that have enabled their success in accelerated training through Firebrand Training.

If you have any doubts as to whether you meet the pre-requisites please call 78 79 16 53 and speak to one of our enrolment consultants, who can help you with a training plan.


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