Certified Professional Ethical Hacker C)PEH


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What is the Certified Professional Ethical Hacker Course?

One of the most popular jobs within Cyber Security is an Ethical Hacker. This Mile2 Certified Professional Ethical Hacker (CPEH) course has been developed to bridge the gap between ethical hacking theory and ethical hacking technical skills, to improve candidates job prospects.

Throughout this course you'll discover how malware and other virus types function, as well as being taught how to implement counter response and preventative measures. Knowledge is supported by hands-on application, which you can input to real-world scenarios in a risk-free environment, thanks to the inclusion of Live Labs.

All Mile2 certification courses are accredited by the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS) and the National Security Agency (NSA), as well as being on the FBI’s preferred tier 1-3 certification training list.

Available delivery methods for this course




Group booking

Group booking

Key features of the course

  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Exam: Included
  • Tutor Support Available
  • Mock Exams Included
  • Course Access: 12 months
  • Practice Labs Included
Certified Professional Ethical Hacker C)PEH
£663£646 ex. VAT

Cyber Security has experienced massive interest and job growth, due to the ongoing relentless cyber attacks that businesses experience today. As such, Cyber Security offers many job roles, with one of the most popular being the Ethical Hacker! Sometimes referred to as a ‘White-hat hacker’, you’ll be responsible for finding and exploiting vulnerabilities and weaknesses of various systems, to find and fix issues before illegal hackers break in and cause damage.

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We offer monthly finance with 0% interest – view options on the checkout page. All prices inclusive of VAT

Who is the Certified Professional Ethical Hacker suitable for?

If you have an interest in Cyber Security and are looking to turn that interest into a career, this Certified Professional Ethical Hacker course is ideal for you.

Whether you have an IT background or you're interested in a career change into the IT and Cyber Security sectors, this course would benefit you along your journey.

This course would also be suitable for: 

  • Cybersecurity Engineers
  • IT System Managers
  • Information System Managers
  • Network Engineers


There are no prerequisites for you to enrol in this course, as the material covered will explore all the skills and techniques needed to succeed in a job as an Ethical Hacker and is fully backed-up by mile2's accreditation.

How will the Certified Professional Ethical Hacker advance my career?

The Certified Professional Ethical Hacker (CPEH) qualification will enable you to explore different career opportunities within the cybersecurity industry, including a job as an Ethical Hacker.

A typical day as an Ethical Hacker will have you finding and exploiting vulnerabilities and weaknesses in target systems, for ethical purposes. This skillset is highly desired and in-demand, with as many as 77% of businesses reporting multiple hacks on their systems!

Due to such high demand, the salaries in Cyber Security are typically higher than other jobs, with a UK average salary for an Ethical Hacker being £55,000* per annum.

Typical job titles include: 

  • Penetration Tester 
  • Security Architect, IT.
  • Information Security Analyst
  • Security Analyst
  • Information Security Officer/ Manager

*Source - Glassdoor

Why study the Certified Professional Ethical Hacker course with e-Careers?

e-Careers has partnered with Mile2, to be able to offer this Certified Professional Ethical Hacker course C)PEH training course, online, through our professional, eLearning platform.

This online course includes: 

  • Interactive course materials that you can work through at your own pace
  • Four-week access to our Live Labs platform, hosted on e-Careers servers
  • Live Chat Tutor Support that is available 24/7 during your course access through our mentoring platform
  • A free exam re-take as a backup - we’ve got you covered!
  • Customer support, Monday to Friday
  • An e-Book that you can study offline
  • Exam preparation including an exam simulator to signify when you are ready to take the official certification

The Mile2 Certified Professional Ethical Hacker course teaches you of the importance of vulnerability assessments, through industry skills and knowledg in Vulnerability Assessments. As such, you're able to better understand how viruses and malware function and how to combat them. You'll also learn how to implement counter response and take preventative measures, in the event of a network hack.

Module Outline

  • Module 1 - Introduction to Ethical Hacking
  • Module 2 - Linux Fundamentals
  • Module 3 - Protocols
  • Module 4 - Cryptography
  • Module 5 - Password Cracking
  • Module 6 - Malware
  • Module 7 - Security Devices
  • Module 8 - Information Gathering – Passive Reconnaissance
  • Module 9 - Social Engineering
  • Module 10 - Active Reconnaissance
  • Module 11 - Vulnerability Assessment
  • Module 12 - Network Attacks
  • Module 13 - Hacking Servers
  • Module 14 - Hacking Web Technologies
  • Module 15 - Hacking Wireless Technologies
  • Module 16 - Maintaining Access and Covering Tracks

Lab Outline

  • Lab 1 - Intro to C_PEH Setup
  • Lab 2 - Linux Fundamentals
  • Lab 3 - Understanding Protocols
  • Lab 4 - Cryptography Lab
  • Lab 5 - Password Cracking
  • Lab 6 - Malware
  • Lab 7 - Information Gathering
  • Lab 8 - Vulnerability Assessment
  • Lab 9 - Network Sniffing / IDS
  • Lab 10 - Windows Hacking
  • Lab 11 - Attacking Databases
  • Lab 12 - Attacking Web Applications
  • Lab 13 - Backdoors

Exam Information

  • Exams are immediately loaded in your mile2® user account immediately after purchase
  • Once you have passed your exam, you will immediately receive an electronic certificate
  • All mile2® exams are taken online and can be taken anywhere and anytime
  • All exams are 2 hours long, have 100 questions, with a passing score of 70%
  • There are NO prerequisites for attempting any mile2® exam

If you are funding your own course, we can provide a multitude of flexible payment plans and pricing options, just some of which are listed below:

  • Pay for the course in full via bank transfer, debit or credit card or PayPal;
  • Pay in 2 or 3 instalments at no additional cost;
  • Pay in 6, 10 or 12-month instalments;
  • Finance options

Finance Option

Finance is a great way to spread the cost of your purchase. To make it easy, you can apply for and complete the loan application quickly and entirely online.

We offer a range of interest free and interest-bearing finance options to help you spread the cost of your purchase over 12, 24, 36 or 48 months.

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