C)PTE – Certified Penetration Testing Engineer eLearning


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Course Description:

The C)PTE exam covers a broad base of Penetration Testing areas to ensure that applicants are able to effectively manage the Penetration Testing process.







Key Course Information

Suggested Prior Knowledge:

* A minimum of 12 months’ experience in networking technologies
* Sound knowledge of TCP/IP
* Knowledge of Microsoft packages
* Network+, Microsoft, Security+
* Basic Knowledge of Linux is essential

Applicable Exams:

*  Mile2 C)PTE

CEUs:  40


Module 1  – Business & Technical Logistics of Pen Testing

Module 2 – Information Gathering Reconnaissance – Passive (External Only)

Module 3 –  Detecting Live Systems – Reconnaissance (Active)

Module 4 –  Banner Grabbing and Enumeration

Module 5 –  Automated Vulnerability Assessment

Module 6 – Hacking Operating Systems

Module 7 – Advanced Assessment and Exploitation Techniques

Module 8 – Evasion Techniques

Module 9 –  Hacking with PowerShell

Module 10 –  Networks and Sniffing

Module 11 –  Accessing and Hacking Web Techniques

Module 12 – Mobile and IoT Hacking

Module 13 –  Report Writing Basics

Appendix: Linux Fundamentals


Lab 1  – Introduction to Pen Testing Setup

Lab 2 – Linux Fundamentals

Lab 3 –  Using Tools for Reporting

Lab 4 –  Information Gathering

Lab 5 –  Detecting Live Systems

Lab 6 – Enumeration

Lab 7 – Vulnerability Assessments

Lab 8 – Software Goes Undercover

Lab 9 –  System Hacking- Windows

Lab 10 – System Hacking – Linux

Lab 11 –  Advanced Vulnerability and Exploitation Techniques

Lab 12 – Network Sniffing/IDS

Lab13 –  Attacking Databases

Lab 14 – Attacking Web Application

Who Should Take This Course

* Pen Testers
* Ethical Hackers
* Network Auditors
* Cybersecurity Professionals
* Vulnerability Assessors
* Cybersecurity Managers
* IS Managers

Understanding The Course Goals

A Certified Penetration Testing Engineer imagines all of the ways that a hacker can penetrate a data system.  You have to go beyond what you learned as an Ethical Hacker because pen testing explores technical and non-technical ways of breaching security to gain access to a system.    Our C)PTE course is built on proven hands-on methods utilized by our international group of vulnerability consultants

In this course you will learn 5 Key Elements of Pen Testing; Information Gathering, Scanning, Enumeration, Exploitation and Reporting. Plus, discover the latest vulnerabilities and the techniques malicious hackers are using to acquire and destroy data. Additionally, you will learn more about the business skills needed to identify protection opportunities, justify testing activities and optimize security controls appropriate to the business needs in order to reduce business risk.

Once you have completed this course, you will have learned everything you need know know to move forward with a career in penetration testing.

Understanding The Certification Exam

The C)PTE exam covers a broad base of Penetration Testing areas to ensure that applicants are able to effectively manage the Penetration Testing process.


*  Computers and Electronics

*  Engineering and Technology

*  Programming


*  Oral Comprehension

*  Oral Expression

*  Reading Comprehension

*  Written Comprehension

*  Writing

*  English Language


*  Problem Sensitivity

*  Social Perceptiveness

*  Visualization

Critical Thinking:

*  Critical Thinking

*  Deductive Reasoning

*  Inductive Reasoning

*  Judgement and Decision Making

*  Complex Problem solving

*  Coordination

*  Information Ordering

*  Systems Analysis

*  Systems Evaluation


*  Customer and Personal Service

*  Personnel and Human Resources

*  Active Learning



  • Exam Voucher and Assessment
  • Accessible 24x7x365 both from your PC and Mobile Device
  • Enjoy job placement assistance for the first 12 months after course completion.
  • This course is eligible for CCS Learning Academy’s Learn and Earn Program: get a tuition fee refund of up to 50% if you are placed in a job through CCS Global Tech’s Placement Division*
  • Government and Private pricing available.*

*For more details call: 858-208-4141 or email: training@ccslearningacademy.com; sales@ccslearningacademy.com

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