EC-Council Security5 - Only 2 Days

Seven reasons why you should sit your Security5 course with Firebrand Training

Find Out How We Help You To Learn New Skills Quickly

  1. You'll be Security5 certified in just 2 days. With us, you’ll be Security5 trained in record time
  2. Our Security5 course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals. No hidden extras
  3. Pass Security5 first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  4. You’ll learn more Security5. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  5. You’ll learn Security5 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
  6. You’ll be studying Security5 with the best. We’ve been named in 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 65,217 professionals, and we’re partners with all of the big names in the business
  7. You'll do more than study Security5 courseware. We use practical exercises to make sure you can apply your new knowledge to the work environment. Our instructors use demonstrations and real-world experience to keep the day interesting and engaging

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Here's the Firebrand Training review section. Since 2001 we've trained exactly 65,217 students and asked them all to review our Accelerated Learning. Currently, 96.59% have said Firebrand exceeded their expectations:



"Any student that has no understanding of security, would really benfit from a this course and an excellent trainer who really enjoys the subject. "
S.K. - EC-Council Security5 (2 days) (7/11/2011 to 8/11/2011)

"The staff at Firebrand Training were very friendly and helpful. Accommodation was excellent."
Anon.. - EC-Council Security5 (2 days) (7/11/2011 to 8/11/2011)

"Course material was made enjoyable and accessible and the preparation for the exam was excellent."
N.B. - EC-Council Security5 (2 days) (7/11/2011 to 8/11/2011)

"Venue and training centre are well suited for learning. The training itself was easy to follow and understand. "
Primrose Staplehurst, HMRC. - EC-Council Security5 (2 days) (7/3/2011 to 8/3/2011)

"I enjoyed the training and found it all very useful both and my home and working environment. "
Anonymous - EC-Council Security5 (2 days) (7/3/2011 to 8/3/2011)

"The instructor is extremely knowledgeable in the subject and kept my interest throughout the course. It is an intensive course but you do learn a lot within the 2 days."
A. D, HMRC. - EC-Council Security5 (2 days) (7/3/2011 to 8/3/2011)

"This course was intensive for the User "
P. E. - EC-Council Security5 (2 days) (7/3/2011 to 8/3/2011)

"Real world training with plenty of practical examples and not entirely focused on teaching to pass exams."
Kristofer Donaghy. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (6/11/2017 to 10/11/2017)

"Very happy with the training and trainer."
Jamie Ridings, Bartec Paper & Packaging LTD. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (6/11/2017 to 10/11/2017)

"Greatly organised, well taught, great content and the instructor was really engaging. "
Phil Watson, Lloyds. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (23/10/2017 to 27/10/2017)

"Really enjoyable and useful course - an eye-opener to the threats present in today's digital world."
Chris Connor, Manx Telecom. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (25/9/2017 to 29/9/2017)

"Fast-paced but satisfying and informational course. The instructor was knowledgeable and provided so much information regarding the tools of the trade as well as real-time experiences."
John Beck, USAF. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (25/9/2017 to 29/9/2017)

"Loved the course. learnt so much."
Mark Kneen, Manx Telecom. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (25/9/2017 to 29/9/2017)

"The instructor was very knowledgeable and a great guy to present CEH, I learned a lot this week and proud to see that I have passed the examination. "
Anonymous - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (25/9/2017 to 29/9/2017)

"I've left it too long to return to Firebrand! Whilst in nearly 9 years the place has changed quite a bit, the quality of the training has not changed even slightly in a negative way. My experience has been as brilliant as it was in 2009!!"
Mark Cameron. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (25/9/2017 to 29/9/2017)

"The training enter is very accommodating and excellent instructor."
A.K.K.. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (25/9/2017 to 29/9/2017)

"Great experience. I will recommend Firebrand and their instructors any day and any time. "
B.D.. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (25/9/2017 to 29/9/2017)

"The trainer was extremely experienced and communicated effectively. I think the course should have span over 2 weeks as there was lots material to go through. Nonetheless I still think it was a great course. Learnt a lot and meet some great people. "
Michael Abiola, Merchants (Dimension Data). - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (25/9/2017 to 29/9/2017)

"Really enjoyable week with excellent labs. The tutor was very knowledgeable and answered every questions due to experience of working in the industry."
N.O., O D C I T. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (25/9/2017 to 29/9/2017)

"This was my second training course at Firebrand and very satisfied with the training and facilities both times. My trainer is very experienced and extremely knowledgable, and was happy to expand on any questions or points with lots of information, references and useful tips. "
N.V.. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (25/9/2017 to 29/9/2017)

"I enjoyed the course though it is unbelievably fast paced. I feel it has given me some new skills which I can utilise in the future."
C.S., Manx Telecom. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (25/9/2017 to 29/9/2017)

"A great course backed up by real world experience. The instructor has a great way of delivering the content and injecting fun into the course. I will certainly use the knowledge gained moving forward."
C.S.. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (4/9/2017 to 8/9/2017)

"It was a great experience to attend this training. Although it was a lot of information in only 5 days, I have learned about a lot of tools, methodologies, devices. IT Security is a long journey and this was a great start for me. "
Kamil Bosowski, Akamai. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (4/9/2017 to 8/9/2017)

"The CEH course was full of valuable content and in particular the delivery was flawless. This was due to the structure, facilities and especially the instructor who delivered the course. The instructor applied personal experience combined with course material. Ive gained phenomenal experience and skill set by attending and completing this course successfully. I would absolutely recommend this course with Firebrand to friends and colleagues."
O.A.. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (21/8/2017 to 25/8/2017)

"The course was very fast paced but the instructor was extremely knowledgeable and passionate about the subject. He brought his real world experiences into the classroom and demonstrated lots of software and hardware to us. I would recommend him to any perspective student. "
Jason Lake, Frankton Group LTD. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (21/8/2017 to 25/8/2017)

"Wow, the instructor was so knowledgeable. I learnt so much and it really has rebooted my career. Thanks to all at Firebrand. "
D.T.. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (21/8/2017 to 25/8/2017)

"I have used Firebrand before, although intense the course have proven results. I have and will recommended them to colleagues."
Mike Pond, Grey Technology Solutions ltd. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (21/8/2017 to 25/8/2017)

"The instructor made the material fun and interesting at the same time. I will definitely recommend firebrand to my colleagues! "
C.J.. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (24/7/2017 to 28/7/2017)

"Upbeat and interesting instructor, bringing in real world experience to make the learning process more interesting and easier to digest. Any questions whatsoever were answered with great explanation."
Tom Phillips, Nationwide Building Society. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (21/8/2017 to 25/8/2017)

"Although the course work involves long hours in a room with computer screens (no change there..), its surprising how quick the time flies and how much you learn."
Allen Fyfe. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (21/8/2017 to 25/8/2017)

"The traning was very good, also the way the teach is the best in the country. The real life example and instructor who are doing what you may want to do make the course what it should be. "
Nicholas Martin, IT Infrastructure. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (21/8/2017 to 25/8/2017)

"Brilliant learning environment, fantastically fun course and an instructor who was full of enthusiasm!! I'll be sending my whole team!!! "
Mark Shutt, Secure Trust Bank. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (21/8/2017 to 25/8/2017)

"Excellent course content, driven instructor, excellent value for money."
T.M.. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (21/8/2017 to 25/8/2017)

"Firebrand training is an exceptional way to get certified."
Mark Clifford, Real Time Travel Connections. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (24/7/2017 to 28/7/2017)

"The Firebrand reputation is very well known. To experience it is something else. Is there any thing about security that the instructor did not know? The course delivery is fantastic! "
Dee Baglee, Bishops Veseys Grammar Schoo. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (24/7/2017 to 28/7/2017)

"Firebrand provided me with a well formatted course with excellent facilities. Really suited my needs and happy with results."
Alex Smith, Maplin. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (24/7/2017 to 28/7/2017)

"The training given surpassed what I expected. Hard work, but worth the sweat."
Jon Dempsey, YMA Associates Ltd. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (24/7/2017 to 28/7/2017)

"Very good instructor, with massive experience and knowledge. Great personality to help carry you through the long days. Instructor was very helpful and informative throughout the entire course. The course was delivered inside a week, which is fantastic for those that struggle with finding time in their normal routines."
C.C.. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (24/7/2017 to 28/7/2017)

"I have many certifications through Firebrand and have passed 1st time every time. It has been invaluable to my career and knowledge."
R.B.. - EC-Council Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CCISO) (3 days) (19/6/2017 to 21/6/2017)

"Firebrand training is one of the best that facilities fast learning in an easy environment. Accommodation and food here are superb. Im back again for my (ICS)2 CISSP later on in the year."
Mathew Batchelor, Network UK Consultancy Ltd. - EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CND) (4 days) (22/5/2017 to 25/5/2017)

"Very quick and information heavy, but very well explained. The instructors knowledge and understanding is brilliant and he was very helpful."
J.G.. - EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CND) (4 days) (22/5/2017 to 25/5/2017)

"A great way to learn and obtain new certifications, ideal for busy professionals due to the condensed timescales. Hands-on labs with 24 hour access help to learn the material too."
A.A-R. - EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CND) (4 days) (22/5/2017 to 25/5/2017)

"Ive been successfully training with Firebrand for some years now. Cisco up till now (CCNA, CCDA, CCNP & CCDP), so CEH this time round was something totally different. Hard work and challenging, but really enjoyed it. Firebrand have certainly got this type of training sorted!"
Andrew Ian Trow, Harmonic. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (8/5/2017 to 12/5/2017)

"Firebrand has best place, friendly environment and best instructors"
Rami Aldhafiri, Boubyan Bank. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (8/5/2017 to 12/5/2017)

"Excellent instructor, excellent facilities, fantastic experience. Highly recommended to anybody considering training. The best learning experience by far."
J.L, cybsec. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (14/4/2017 to 18/4/2017)

"Firebrand as a whole experience has been an eye-opener not only the course but the rest of the class learning, the instructor was really easy to talk to and go to for anything. The whole stay has been something that I would recommend to anyone who is trying improve their career. Firebrand, for my personal opinion, have been as professional as one can except (and some). Everyone from Firebrand has been really helpful and especially the Instructor. It doesn`t matter what time of the day it was he was there for you for literally anything - not just question about the courseware. If there was 11 I would have said 11/10. "
Artur Ramadani, Contractor. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (14/4/2017 to 18/4/2017)

"Starting as a very newbie to much of the material, I come out so much more able and knowledgeable in this arena. The practical exercises coupled with great presentation of the material and the clear deep expertise of the instructor meant the course flew by but delivered great learning"
Timothy Canning, GTE Ltd. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (14/4/2017 to 18/4/2017)

"Firebrand is exactly what is says on the tin. It's hard work and intense but by far the best way of working. "
Chris Owen, BeyondTrust. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (14/4/2017 to 18/4/2017)

"Wonderful trainer, really focusing on the individual. It is a tough week but the insight you get and things you learn go way beyond any other courses I have attended."
C.G, GCASSOCIATES GmbH. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (27/3/2017 to 31/3/2017)

"This is the second time I have taken a Firebrand course and have enjoyed my time at Wyboston again. The instructor is extremely knowledgeable and the content of the course was very engaging."
Tom Sweet, Software Escrow Solutions. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (27/3/2017 to 31/3/2017)

The goal of this 2 day accelerated course is to teach non-technical students the basic knowledge of Computer Security and Computer Networks so that they are aware of actual hacker frauds like Identity Theft, Viruses, Trojans and Phishing.

We will arm you with knowledge that can complement the system administrator's security safeguards and the chief security officer's security architecture for the corporation.

Those holding the EC Security5 Certificate have learned how to guard their own or their companies information assets.

Our Security5 Certification Program

  • Allows you to achieve your certifications in a fraction of the time of 'traditional training' while delivering industry-leading exam passing percentages
  • Helps students grasp complex technical concepts more easily by identifying and catering to individual student learning styles through a mixed visual, auditory and kinaesthetic-tactual delivery system
  • Enhances retention by employing accelerated learning techniques focused on committing information to long-term memory

9x Accredited Training Centre of the Year

Accredited Training Centre of the Year

Firebrand Training has again won the EC-Council Accredited Training Centre of the Year Award, from a Training Partner network that has more than 700 training centres across 107 countries. This extends a record-breaking run of successive awards to nine years.

Jay Bavisi, President of EC-Council said: “The annual EC-Council Awards highlights the commitment and achievements of our global partners and trainers that have contributed to the information security community.”

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Having proof of your skills and knowledge gives you the edge over other candidates when applying for a job. Here are some additional benefits of earning Security|5:

  • Independent validation of achievement of a level of competency accepted and valued by the industry
  • Proven understanding of common frauds like Identity Theft, Phishing, email hoaxes, viruses and backdoors
  • Increased knowledge, leading to increased job satisfaction
  • Better career perspective with better IT knowledge
  • Proof of transferable skills and a solid credential, which make you more marketable

What Security5 Can do for Your Company

Certification provides companies with skilled employees, leading to:

  • Less security risks through better trained employees
  • Higher awareness of frauds like social engineering
  • Increased productivity as certified professionals are able to perform at accepted industry standards

Who Should Earn a Security5 Certification?

  • Office knowledge workers
  • Home users
  • Any non-IT person using computers in their office

Increase your value on the job market

  • Security5 is a globally recognized certification
  • Security5 is the ideal starting point for anyone interested in learning computer networking and security basics

Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.

Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.

Firebrand Training provides instruction to meet every learning need:

  • Intensive group instruction
  • One-on-one instruction attention
  • Hands-on labs
  • Lab partner and group exercises
  • Question and answer drills
  • Independent study

This information has been provided as a helpful tool for candidates considering training. Courses that include certification come with a Certification Guarantee. Pass first time or train again for free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs). We do not make any guarantees about personal successes or benefits of obtaining certification. Benefits of certification determined through studies do not guarantee any particular personal successes.

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Course Materials

Students attending this blended-learning program will receive a robust set of course materials that caters to each of the three primary individual learning-intake styles (auditory, visual, and kinaesthetic-tactual) - critical for a sucessful accelerated learning experience.

Daily lectures and review sessions are supplemented by a combination of Proprietary Lab Manual and Program Courseware - developed to address the unique demands of accelerated learners.

Course program

Foundations of Security

  • Essential terminology
  • Defining security
  • Need for security
  • Cyber crime
  • Information Security statistics
  • IS triangle
  • Security myths
  • How to harden security

Basic Security Procedures

  • Why do I need to worry about my computer's security?
  • Introduction
  • Hardening of Operating System
  • Updating the system and configuring the updates
  • Disable unnecessary services
  • Strong password creation
  • Deployment of antivirus and firewall
  • Disable guest account access
  • Make Private folders
  • Security settings in MS Office applications

Desktop Security

  • What is file sharing?
  • Types of file sharing
  • How to share folder?
  • Configuring shared folder permissions
  • Hiding files and folders
  • File sharing tips
  • File downloading tips
  • How to backup data and restore?
  • How to encrypt and decrypt files?
  • How to kill suspect processes?

Administering Windows Securely

  • How to use the event viewer?
  • How to enable auditing in windows?
  • How to read logs on your system?
  • How to close ports?
  • Overview of the windows registry
  • How to restore the registry?
  • How to close a port?
  • Common internal commands
  • How to find services and ports they listen on?

Recognizing Security Threats and attacks

  • Phishing and its countermeasures
  • Virus
  • Trojan Horse
  • Worms
  • Spyware
  • Adware
  • Keylogger
  • Social engineering
  • Denial of Service
  • Spamming
  • Port Scanning
  • Password cracking
  • Basic security measures

Secure Internet Access

  • Basic browser security settings
  • How to restrict site access
  • Removing site from security zone
  • Secure website detection
  • Secure site and browser properties
  • Tools: Internet Filtering Software
  • Configuring Internet content access
  • Activating Content Advisor
  • How to deal with cookies
  • Using P2P networks securely
  • Choosing appropriate browser settings
  • Wireless network security features

Working on the Internet

  • Precepts of Security
  • Knowing Encryption
  • Digital Certificate
  • Digital Signature
  • Working with e-mail (web based)
  • Working with e-mail (mail client)
  • Working with File Transfer - FTP
  • Working with File Transfer - Web Folders

Knowing Online Payment Systems

  • Working with Credit Cards
  • Working with Instant Messengers
  • Working across File Sharing Networks
  • Working on Dial-in Networks
  • Working with Portable Devices
  • Working with Wireless Devices
  • Working with USB devices
  • Working with Media Files
  • Working with 3rd party software

Incident Response

  • What is Incident Response?
  • Incidents and responses:
  • Trojan attack
  • Boot sector virus attack
  • Corrupted registry
  • Automatic running of CD-ROM (autorun.inf)

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The Security5 program certifies individuals in the security discipline. To achieve the Security5 certification, candidates must pass exam 112-12 Security Foundations which will be hold on the 2nd day in the afternoon.

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EC-Council official courseware

  • EC-Council - Security5 courseware kit

Firebrand Training offers top-quality technical education and certification training in an all-inclusive course package specifically designed for the needs and ease of our students. We attend to every detail so our students can focus solely on their studies and certification goals.

Our Accelerated Learning Programmes include:

  • Intensive Hands-on Training Utilising our (Lecture | Lab | Review)TM Delivery
  • Comprehensive Study Materials, Program Courseware and Self-Testing Software including MeasureUp *
  • Fully instructor-led program with 24 hour lab access
  • Examination vouchers **
  • On site testing ***
  • Accommodation, all meals, unlimited beverages, snacks and tea / coffee****
  • Transportation to/from designated local railway stations
  • Examination Passing Policy

Our instructors teach to accommodate every student's learning needs through individualised instruction, hands-on labs, lab partner and group exercises, independent study, self-testing, and question/answer drills.

Firebrand Training has dedicated, well-equipped educational facilities where you will attend instruction and labs and have access to comfortable study and lounging rooms. Our students consistently say our facilities are second-to-none.

Firebrand goes digital

We’re currently migrating from printed to digital courseware. Some courseware is already available in digital, while other books remain in printed form. To find out if this course is digital, call us on 080 80 800 888.

There are several benefits of easy-to-use digital courseware: downloads are immediate, and you’ll always have your courseware available wherever you are. You won’t need to wait for a printed book to be delivered before you start learning – and it’s better for the environment. You can choose to download the courseware to your own device, or borrow one of ours.

Considering a Microsoft course? Always have the most up-to-date Microsoft digital courseware with ‘Fresh Editions’. This gives you access to all versions of digital courseware – you’ll receive updates and revisions of your textbook, at no charge, for the life of that course.

Examination Passing Policy

Should a student complete a Firebrand Training Program without having successfully passed all vendor examinations, the student may re-attend that program for a period of one year.  Students will only be responsible for accommodations and vendor exam fees.

Please note

  • * Not on all courses
  • ** Examination vouchers are not included for the following courses: PMI, GIAC, CISA, CISM, CGEIT, CRISC, CISSP CBK Review and CSX Practitioner Level 1,2 and 3
  • *** On site testing is not included for our PMI, GIAC, (ISC)2, CREST, CSX Practitioner or ITIL Managers and Revision Certification Courses.
  • **** Accommodation not included on the CISSP CBK Review Seminar

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Students who are successful in the Security5 Certification Firebrand Training should possess basic computing skills such as browsing the web and checking e-mails.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites?

Don’t worry - we’ll discuss your technical background, experience and qualifications to determine whether this accelerated course suits you.

Just call us on 080 80 800 888 and speak to one of our enrolment consultants.

Firebrand is an immersive environment and requires commitment. Some prerequisites are simply guidelines; you may find your unique experience, attitude and determination enables you to succeed on your accelerated course.

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