EC-Council - Certified Penetration Testing Professional (CPENT)



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16/9/2024 (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 get an exam voucher and be invited to take the online proctored 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


Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online courses
  2. You'll be certified fast. With us, you’ll be trained in record time
  3. Our course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams**, accommodation* and meals*. No hidden extras.
  4. Pass the first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course the first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  5. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9 am – 5 pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day of quality learning time, with your instructor
  6. You’ll learn faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  7. You’ll be studying with the best. We’ve been named in the Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified over 135,000 professionals
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts


  • 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 13: Binary Analysis and Exploitation
  • Module 14: Report Writing and Post Testing Actions

Exam Track

At the end of this accelerated course, you’ll get an exam voucher and be invited to take the online proctored exam with EC-Council, 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. Accommodation is included from the night before the course starts. This 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 as many times as it takes, unlimited for 1 year. 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

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.


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