EC-COUNCIL CERTIFIED PENETRATION TESTING PROFESSIONAL (CPENT) (SF) (SYNCHRONOUS E-LEARNING)

EC-COUNCIL CERTIFIED PENETRATION TESTING PROFESSIONAL (CPENT) (SF) (SYNCHRONOUS E-LEARNING)

Funded

Course Duration

40.0 hr(s)

Mode of Assessment

Students will be required to complete a paper-based assessment that requires a PC during the last day of the course.

After completing the course, it is optional for learners to take the CPENT Certificate exam from EC-Council.

For students who had paid for certification examination(s), they will receive a printed instruction voucher or email instructions after the class period to allow them to book the relevant computer-based examination for their course.

As we recognize that every individual has a different studying pace, we will allow everyone to make a choice when they are ready to take the examination*. So, they can register for their examination date by proceeding to level 3 Room G Exam Department at our NTUC Trade Union House center to book their examination upon receipt of the instruction voucher/ email instructions.

*Subjected to terms and conditions and schedule availability. The exam department cannot register for your examination if the voucher provided by the official vendor has expired. The instruction voucher or email instructions will not indicate the expiry date. For more information, refer to https://cert.eccouncil.org/certified-penetration-testing-professional-cpent.html

Who Should Attend

  • Penetration Testers
  • Ethical Hackers
  • Information security Consultant
  • Security Testers
  • Security Analysts
  • Security Engineers
  • Network Server Administrators
  • Firewall Administrators
  • System Administrators
  • Risk Assessment Professionals

Course Overview

This is a five-day course which offers the participant a comprehensive understanding of the Professional Pen Testing concepts, terminology and principles being applied to Professional Pen Testing Engagements. It embraces key concepts from EC-Council’s published penetration testing methodology to provide a comprehensive, standards-based, methodology approach to deliver a professional penetration testing engagement for an organization. After the completing course, the participant will be equipped with adequate knowledge to prepare themselves for the CPENT exam.

Course Schedule

Next available schedule

Course Objectives

This course will prepare participants to sit for CPENT Examination.

After completing this course, you will be able to gain a comprehensive, up-to-date and in-depth knowledge of the following:

Key objectives:

  • Learn various fundamental concepts about penetration testing including its importance, types, process, phases, and methodologies.
  • Learn how to initiate, engage, and proceed with a penetration testing assignment
  • Learn various skills and techniques to gather intelligence about the target from various publicly available sources.
  • Learn how to implement a comprehensive penetration testing methodology for assessing human behaviors that increases susceptibility to potential social engineering attacks.
  • Learn how to implement a comprehensive penetration testing methodology for assessing network from outsider’s perspectives.
  • Learn how to implement a comprehensive penetration testing methodology for assessing network from insider’s perspectives.
  • Learn how to implement a comprehensive penetration testing methodology for assessing security of network perimeter devices, such as Firewalls, IDSes, Routers and Switches.
  • Learn how to implement a comprehensive penetration testing methodology for assessing security of organization’s web applications and web servers.
  • Learn how to implement a comprehensive penetration testing methodology for assessing security of organization’s wireless infrastructure.
  • Learn how to establish a process for assessing IoT devices, extracting firmware from devices, mount and run a firmware image and explore IoT exploitation.
  • Learn about the challenges in industrial control systems (ICS), supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) testing, reviewing ICS/SCADA network protocols, analyze Modbus network traffic, and modifying ICS/SCADA network data.
  • Learn how to implement a comprehensive penetration testing methodology for assessing security of organization’s cloud infrastructure.
  • Learn about binary exploitation, buffer-overflow concepts, reviewing memory layout for stacks, analyze the memory and look for weaknesses, modifying the execution of a program, and bypass basic stack protections.
  • Learn how to write a comprehensive penetration testing report for the target audience.

Pre-requisites

Knowledge, Skills & Experience

It is recommended that the participant have at least 1 years of relevant working experience in IT industry with knowledge in the area of Ethical Hacking / network security.

Recommended courses prior to taking CPENT:

  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Network +
  • CompTIA Security+
  • ISACA Cybersecurity Fundamentals
  • Identity and Access Management Essentials (SF)
  • EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CND) (SF)
  • EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (SF)

Recommended for Career Path Advancement

  • EC Council Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI) (For Incident Response and Forensics)
  • EC Council Certified Incident Handler (ECIH) (For Incident Response and Forensics)
  • EC Council Certified SOC Analyst (CSA) (For SOC Operations)
  • Cisco CCNA Cyber Security Operations (For SOC Operations)
  • ISC2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) (For Security Engineer)
  • Certificate of Cloud Auditing Knowledge (CCAK) (For Cloud Security)
  • ISC2 Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) (For Cloud Security)

Hardware & Software
This course will be conducted as a Virtual Live Class (VLC) via Zoom platform. Participants must own a zoom account and have a laptop or a desktop with “Zoom Client for Meetings” installed. This can be downloaded from
https://zoom.us/download.

System Requirement

Must Have:

Please ensure that your computer or laptop meets the following requirements.

  • Operating system: Windows 10 or MacOS (64 bit or above)
  • Processor/CPU: 1.8 GHz, 2-core Intel Core i3 or higher
  • Minimum 20 GB hard disk space.
  • Minimum 8 Gb RAM
  • Webcam (The camera must be turned on for the duration of the class)
  • Microphone
  • Internet Connection: Wired or Wireless broadband
  • Latest version of Zoom software to be installed on computer or laptop prior to the class.

Good to Have:

  • Wired internet connection
    Wired internet will provide you with stable and reliable connection.
  • Dual monitors
    Using a dual monitor setup will undoubtedly improve your training experience, enabling you to simultaneously participate in hands-on exercises and maintain engagement with your instructor.>

Not Recommended:

Using tablets is not recommended due to their smaller screen size, which could cause eye strain and discomfort over the course of the program's duration.

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Penetration Testing and Methodologies
  • Penetration Testing Scoping and Engagement
  • Open Source Intelligence (OSINT)
  • Social Engineering Penetration Testing
  • Network Penetration Testing – External
  • Network Penetration Testing – Internal
  • Network Penetration Testing – Perimeter Devices
  • Web Application Penetration Testing
  • Wireless Penetration Testing
  • IoT Penetration Testing
  • OT and SCADA Penetration Testing
  • Cloud Penetration Testing
  • Binary Analysis and Exploitation
  • Report Writing and Post Testing Actions

Certificate Obtained and Conferred by

  • Certificate of Completion from NTUC LearningHub

Upon meeting at least 75% attendance and passing the assessment(s), participants will receive a Certificate of Completion from NTUC LearningHub.

  • Statement of Attainment (SOA) from SkillsFuture Singapore

Upon meeting at least 75% attendance and passing the assessment(s), participants will receive a SOA from SkillsFuture Singapore to certify that the participant has achieved the following Competency Standard(s):  • ICT-DIT-4012-1.1 Security Assessment and Testing

External Certification

After students take and pass the optional exam, they will receive a Certified Pen Testing Professional Certificate from EC-Council.

Additional Details

After registering for this course, you will be issued the following:

  1. EC Council Official E-Courseware (valid for 24 months, after you have registered an Aspen account and entered the subscription access code issued to you via email)
  2. EC Council Official iLab (access for 6 months), practice what you have learned from class using iLab hosted over cloud and accessible 24/7 via web browser.
  3. EC Council 1 x Exam Voucher
  4. Certificate of Attendance (after you have submitted course evaluation via Aspen Portal)
  5. Certificate of Award (you will be required to schedule exam with ECC directly, and remote proctoring is by ECC)

Trainer: Trainee Ratio is 1: 20

Price

NTUC LHUB must receive payment by 31st December 2023 (8% GST applies)
[You are encouraged to make payment ahead of time]

  

Individual Sponsored 

Company Sponsored 

 

Non-SME 

SME 

Before GST 

With GST 

Before GST 

With GST 

Before GST 

With GST 

For foreigners and all others who are not eligible for subsidies in the next two categories below (Full Course Fee)

$3,500.00

$3,780.00

$3,500.00

$3,780.00

$3,500.00

$3,780.00

For Singapore Citizens & PRs:
(a) individually-sponsored trainees aged 21-39 years
(b) company-sponsored trainees aged 39 years & below

$1,050.00

$1,134.00

$1,050.00

$1,134.00

$350.00

$434.00

For Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above

$350.00

$434.00

$350.00

$434.00

$350.00

$434.00

Payments received by NTUC LHUB from 1st January 2024 (9% GST applies)

  

Individual Sponsored 

Company Sponsored 

 

Non-SME 

SME 

Before GST 

With GST 

Before GST 

With GST 

Before GST 

With GST 

For foreigners and all others who are not eligible for subsidies in the next two categories below (Full Course Fee)

$3,500.00

$3,815.00

$3,500.00

$3,815.00

$3,500.00

$3,815.00

For Singapore Citizens & PRs:
(a) individually-sponsored trainees aged 21-39 years
(b) company-sponsored trainees aged 39 years & below

$1,050.00

$1,144.50

$1,050.00

$1,144.50

$350.00

$444.50

For Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above

$350.00

$444.50

$350.00

$444.50

$350.00

$444.50

Remarks:

Individual Sponsored Trainee

Company Sponsored Trainee

SkillsFuture Credit:

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after funding.

UTAP:

  • This course is eligible for Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP).
  • NTUC members can enjoy up to 50% funding (capped at $250 per year) under UTAP.

PSEA:

  • To check for Post-Secondary Education Account (PSEA) eligibility for this course, visit:
    (a) 
    SkillsFuture (TGS-2023019121) for Face-to-Face class
  • Scroll down to “Keyword Tags” to verify for PSEA eligibility. 
  • If there is “PSEA” under keyword tags, the course is eligible for PSEA.  
  • And if there is no “PSEA” under keyword tags, the course is ineligible for PSEA. 
  • Not all courses are eligible for PSEA funding.

Absentee Payroll (AP) Funding:

  • $4.50 per hour, capped at $100,000 per enterprise per calendar year.
  • AP funding will be computed based on the actual number of training hours attended by the trainee.
  • Note: Courses / Modules under Professional Conversion Programme (PCP) will not be eligible for AP funding claim.

 

Terms & Conditions apply. NTUC LearningHub reserve the right to make changes or improvements to any of the products described in this document without prior notice.

Prices are subject to other LHUB miscellaneous fees.

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