EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) - Only 5 Days

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

Learn about CEH v8

President of EC Council, Jay Bavisi talks to Firebrand about all the exciting new changes in CEH v8.

Find Out How We Help You To Learn New Skills Quickly

  1. You'll be certified in just 5 days. With us, you’ll be trained in record time
  2. Our course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals. No hidden extras
  3. Pass first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We're sure you'll pass your CEH training course first time. But if you don’t, come back within a year, and only pay for accommodation and exams. Everything else is free
  4. You’ll learn more. 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 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 with the best. We have won the Learning and Performance Institute (LPI) "Training Company of the Year" a record three times. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified 53,821 professionals, and we’re partners with all of the big names in the business
  7. You'll do more than study 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 53,821 students and asked them all to review our Accelerated Learning. Currently, 96.37% have said Firebrand exceeded their expectations:

"Good experience during training and many skills learned. Thank you."
Khalid Moashae, LBI. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (16/3/2015 to 20/3/2015)

"Good food, accommodation, facilities and staff."
Eric Eldridge, American Express. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (16/3/2015 to 20/3/2015)

"Very happy with the Firebrand and would certainly use again to discover the accelerated learning experience."
Daniel Richardson, Bond International Software PLC. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (23/2/2015 to 27/2/2015)

"The instructor changed the way I now look at managing / using my own IT in the areas of OpenSource Investigation and Incident Response."
Ray Massie, First Response - MET POLICE. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (23/2/2015 to 27/2/2015)

"The course with Firebrand was very intensive but very informative and a big help towards my CEH exam."
Jason Midgley, Jason midgley. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (23/2/2015 to 27/2/2015)

"I had the option of taking the same course with another more local company but I'm glad I decided to go with Firebrand as staying on-site allowed for much more instructor and personal study time."
S.R. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (15/12/2014 to 19/12/2014)

"I had a great time, very fast, and long hours but that is how i like it. Very knowledgeable instructors and great facilities and accommodation."
P.W. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (15/12/2014 to 19/12/2014)

"First time training with Firebrand and first time on intensive bootcamp. Long days in the classroom combined with extra study after made it tiring. It was extremeley worthwhile though, huge amounts learned and going home certified! "
Anonymous - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (24/11/2014 to 28/11/2014)

"Excellent course."
Marcus Löfstaf, Mawell Scandinavia AB. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (24/11/2014 to 28/11/2014)

"Very intense course but enjoyable & informative. Teaching style of instructor was brilliant. Managed to retain the information. Firebrand staff on hand to help with all matters and very professional to make stay comfortable."
Sanjeev Sondh, Integer. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (24/11/2014 to 28/11/2014)

Accredited Training Centre of the Year

CEH certification - EC-Council 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 450 training centres across 70 countries.

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.”

Version 8 Curriculum and Exam

CEH v8 builds on earlier releases with more emphasis on techniques and methodologies, which attackers may use to carry out possible attacks against system/ networks.

Version 8 has been produced using the experience of real-world practitioners along with the EC-Council development team. The product uses the latest operating systems such as Windows 8 and Server 2012 .

Hundreds of SMEs and authors have contributed towards the content presented in the CEH v8 courseware. Latest tools and exploits uncovered from the underground community are featured in the new package. EC-Council researchers have invested thousands of man hours researching the latest trends and uncovering the covert techniques used by the underground community.

We offer 50% more content than traditional 9-5pm training. This means that you will spend more time learning how to apply your new skills and software.


"The course was excellent, the instructor provided the path to a clear and stimulating learning environment that was perfectly setup for optimal learning. This is the third course I have done with Firebrand, and will be doing some more!" Russ Cashman (Firebrand Certified Ethical Hacker)

"Great training,fantastic instructor and a good loctaion. Wouldn't hesitate to use Firebrand Training again." Andrew Bishop (Firebrand Certified Ethical Hacker)

During the week, you’ll sit the following exam on-site to gain your CEH certification:

  • EC-Council: Certified Ethical Hacker

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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 and exams on your return). 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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We offer 50% more content than traditional 9-5pm training. This means that you will spend more time learning how to apply your new skills and software.

You will learn the following content:

  • Module 1: Introduction to Ethical Hacking
  • Module 2: Footprinting and Reconnaissance
  • Module 3: Scanning Networks
  • Module 4: Enumeration
  • Module 5: System Hacking
  • Module 6: Trojans and Backdoors
  • Module 7: Viruses and Worms
  • Module 8: Sniffers
  • Module 9: Social Engineering
  • Module 10: Denial of Service
  • Module 11: Session Hijacking
  • Module 12: Hacking Webservers
  • Module 13: Hacking Web Applications
  • Module 14: SQL Injection
  • Module 15: Hacking Wireless Networks
  • Module 16: Hacking Mobile Platforms
  • Module 17: Evading IDS, Firewalls and Honeypots
  • Module 18: Buffer Overflows
  • Module 19: Cryptography
  • Module 20: Penetration Testing

This class will immerse you into an interactive environment where you will learn how to scan, test, hack and secure your own systems. The intensive environment will give you in-depth knowledge and practical experience with the current essential security systems.

You will begin by understanding how perimeter defences work, and then move into scanning and attacking your own networks - no real network is harmed. You will also learn about Intrusion Detection, Policy Creation, Social Engineering, DDoS Attacks, Buffer Overflows and Virus Creation.

The CEH certification includes an exclusive section for countermeasures against different attacks, with detailed explanation of how to implement these countermeasures in real life. There is also a complete section dedicated to penetration testing. It illustrates how to implement learned concepts to test network system security.

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Frequently asked questions

Q. What is ethical hacking?

A. An ethical hacker is someone who is employed to test an organisation's security system. If an ethical hacker can hack your IT system, you can be certain a ‘black hat’ hacker could too. Learn more about ethical hacking from IT security expert Jack Daniel: Watch the video here.

Q. What will you learn on the CEH course?

A. You’ll learn how to hack by immersing yourself in an interactive environment where you scan, test, hack and secure your own systems. You’ll also learn about intrusion detection, policy creation, social engineering, DDoS attacks, buffer overflows and virus creation. You’ll learn ethical hacking and its principles.

Q. What job opportunities are available with a CEH certification?

A. With an ethical hacking degree, job opportunities include working for private companies, or even the government. With the likes of Adidas, Sony and Nintendo’s security recently being compromised, more and more companies are taking their security very seriously. They’re looking for better ways to combat breaches of their data. The average salary of an ethical hacker is over £40,000 according to

Q Are there any example CEH exam questions?

A. Yes. You can find them on our practice-test page.

Q. Can I learn ethical hacking online?

A. Online courses don’t offer the hands-on experience you get at Firebrand. In this accelerated course you’ll have the chance to ask any questions directly to your instructor, and use the latest and greatest hacking tools. Before starting the course in any form, it is recommended that you have at least two years' IT experience, a strong working knowledge of TCP/IP, Windows Server (NT, 2000, 2003, 2008) and a basic familiarity with Linux and/or Unix.

Q. What tools do we teach on our CEH class?

A. There seems to be a debate in regards to which tools are best to use on our CEH V8 class. We base our course on the well-known tools which include; Kali, Backtrack, nmap, hping, Ettercap, Nessus, maltego, Cain, Metasploit, W3af among others. We teach the latest version (V8) of this product as well as some of the latest tools available today.

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Certified Ethical Hacker

To gain your CEH certification, you'll sit the v8 version of Exam 312-50, meaning that you have the most in-demand certification available.

Prior to attending this program, you will be asked to sign an agreement stating that you will not use your newly acquired skills for illegal or malicious attacks. This confirms that you will not use such tools in an attempt to compromise any computer system, and to indemnify EC-Council with respect to the use or misuse of these tools, regardless of intent.

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Provided for free on the course:

  • Certified Ethical Hacker Courseware Kit

The courseware kit includes:

  • DVDs containing 20GB of the latest hacking and security tools, and more than 1,000 minutes of videos demonstrating hacking techniques.

  • A result oriented, descriptive and analytical lab manual; the labs showcased in the courseware are tested against latest Operating Systems with all the patches and hot fixes applied

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 Certification 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, CISA, CISM, CGEIT, CRISC and CISSP CBK Review
  • *** On site testing is not included in our PMI, CISA, CISM, CGEIT, CRISC or ITIL Managers and Revision Certifications
  • **** Accommodation not included on the CISSP CBK Review Seminar

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Before attending your CEH training course, you should ideally have at least two years' IT experience, a strong working knowledge of TCP/IP, Windows Server (NT, 2000, 2003, 2008) and a basic familiarity with Linux and/or Unix.

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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