Certified Professional Ethical Hacker C)PEH


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What is the Certified Professional Ethical Hacker Course?

If you're considering a career in Cyber Security, it's likely that you've heard of (and are possibly interested in a career in) Ethical Hackers. If this is the case, the Certified Professional Ethical Hacker (CPEH) course is ideal for you.

This course has been designed by industry recognised Cyber Security propritety vendor - mile2, to bridge the gap between ethical hacking theory and ethical hacking technical skills, to improve candidates job prospects.

Mile2 have worked tirelessly to ensuring they have provided a course which will instruct you on how malware and other virus types function, as well as teaching you 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.

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 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.

We offer monthly finance with 0% interest – view options on the checkout page. All prices inclusive of VAT
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 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. You may also be considering a career change and looking to move into the IT sector, as such this course would also benefit you along your journey, especially if you have a background in:  

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

That said, there are no pre-requisites 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 higher than a lot of other jobs, with an expected salary for an Ethical Hacker being around £70,000 a year.

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

e-Careers works alongside industry professionals, like mile2, to offer 

  • 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

Certified Professional Ethical Hacker modules

Course Outline

  • Module Intro - Course Introduction
  • 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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