EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Course in Newport

What is the EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Course?  

With a growing skills-gap in Cyber Security globally, there are more job vacancy’s than there are certified candidates to fill them. This is a frustrating problem for employers, who are struggling to find the right talent for their organisations. This makes this one of the most lucrative and rewarding sectors to move into, with UK average salaries peaking around £60,000 for Ethical Hackers in London and the career progression opportunities are also excellent.

To become a Certified Ethical Hacker and work within the Cyber Security industry, you need to undertake specialist training from an international recognised awarding body, like EC-Council, through an award-winning provider, like e-Careers. The EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker Certificate includes the training in Newport, tutor support and exams required to become an Ethical Hacker, and embark on a career in the Cyber Security sector. 

As the most comprehensive Ethical Hacking course in Newport, you will grasp the essential principles and techniques of ethical hacking, with the goal of helping you become a professional capable of systematically inspecting network infrastructures, to discover security vulnerabilities, preventing malicious hacks and attacks in the future. 

Key features
  • Delivery Method: Virtual Classroom
  • Exam: Included
  • Course Access: 6 months
  • Certified & Experienced Trainers
  • Join a community of over 575,000 learners
  • Interest-Free Payments
  • Unlimited Tutor Support
  • Exam Pass Guarantee*

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Key features
  • Delivery Method: Virtual Classroom
  • Exam: Included
  • Course Access: 6 months
  • Certified & Experienced Trainers
  • Join a community of over 575,000 learners
  • Interest-Free Payments
  • Unlimited Tutor Support
  • Exam Pass Guarantee*
Course Details

Who is this Cyber Security training suitable for? 

With no pre-requisites anyone can enrol onto this professional programme. If you have a fundamental knowledge of IT, or are passionate about this industry and would like to work in the Cyber Security sector, this course is ideal for you.

If you are looking to change career into IT, or specifically into a Cyber Security job role but you have no previous experience, you will learn everything you need to do so, through this Ethical Hacking course in Newport.

The Certified Ethical Hacking training course will also significantly benefit Security Officers, Auditors, and Site Administrators. 

Career Opportunities

The Cyber Security industry offers higher than average salaries and excellent career progression opportunities, making it an excellent career choice.  

Once you have earned your CEH, you can apply for a range of Cyber Security jobs, including:

  •    Cyber Security Analyst (£55k)
  •    Ethical Hacker (£67k)
  •    Penetration Tester (£60k)
  •    Incident Handler (£30k)
  •    Web Application Tester (£42k)
  •    Network Administrator (£44k)

(Source: ITJobswatch – Jan 2020)

While the above salaries showcase the UK average, there is the opportunity for you to work your way up the career ladder and into jobs exceeding £100-£150k. Alternatively, you may decide to work for yourself as a freelance Ethical Hacker or consultant, where you will have the chance to earn millions of pounds a year, like Scottish Ethical Hacker, Mark Litchfield.

Why Choose e-Careers?

With over 10 years-experience and over 4,000 candidates placed into a variety of IT and Cyber Security roles during this period, we have a developed a tried and tested programme, comprising of training, practical experience, challenge labs, certifications and recruitment workshops. We hold your hand right from the beginning all the way through to you getting a job offer.

From those 4,000 candidates, many have gone on to forge successful careers in the industry, either working freelance and many have started their careers with some of the world’s largest companies!

Companies who our candidates are now working for include:

  •    Apple
  •    Rackspace
  •    AT&T
  •    John Lewis
  •    Ministry of Defence
  •    HMRC
  •    Swiss Quote
  •    Exponential-E

Case Studies - What our students are saying

  •    Name – Christina Alexandrescu
  •    Course - IT Job Placement Programme
  •    Previous Job – Admin Assistant
  •    Current Job – Junior Identity Access Management Analysis at Condé Nast International  
  •    Why she recommends e-Careers - "I have already recommended e-Careers as my time with them has been a pleasure. I completed my programme without any issues and the trainers are amazing."

View Christina's LinkedIn Profile

  •    Name – Eronpal Dhillon
  •    Previous Job – Unemployed  
  •    Current Job – Handover Engineer at QD Tech Ltd  
  •    Why he recommends e-Careers – "I would definitely recommend e-Careers. They supported me through every stage of my programme, be it whether I was stuck with technical skills or needed help updating my CV. As soon as I passed my first exam, the recruitment team were always sending my CV out to different employers in order to help me find a job."  

View Eronpal's LinkedIn Profile

CEH Course Syllabus

Module 01 - Introduction to Ethical Hacking
Module 02 - Footprinting and Reconnaissance
Module 03 - Scanning Networks
Module 04 - Enumeration
Module 05 - Vulnerability Analysis
Module 06 - System Hacking
Module 07 - Malware Threats
Module 08 - Sniffing
Module 09 - Social Engineering
Module 10 - Denial-of-Service
Module 11 - Session Hijacking
Module 12 - Evading IDS, Firewalls, and Honeypots
Module 13 - Hacking Web Servers
Module 14 - Hacking Web Applications
Module 15 - SQL Injection
Module 16 - Hacking Wireless Networks
Module 17 - Hacking Mobile Platforms
Module 18 - IoT Hacking
Module 19 - Cloud Computing
Module 20 - Cryptography

CEH Exam Details

Number of Questions125

Test Duration4 hours

Test FormatMultiple-choice questions

Passing Score

Passing grade can range from 60% to 85%.

Exam Pass Guarantee

We have found virtual classroom training has provided higher pass rates, which has made us confident to offer an ‘Exam Pass Guarantee’, so you know we’ll support you until you are certified.

With our Exam Pass Guarantee, if you do not pass the exam after attending this training course with us, you will be eligible to attend the same training again for free.

All we ask is that you:

  •    Attend all class days and complete all assignments
  •    Take the exam within 30 days of completing your Virtual Classroom Training
  •    Request your course re-enrolment within 30 days of the failed exam attempt

Please Note:

Students retaking the course are required to use the materials and books distributed to them in their original course session. Failure to provide these materials will result in the student being charged for replacement materials.

Exam Pass Guarantee does not include the resit exam, this would need to be purchased at an additional cost.

Unlimited Tutor Support 

This Ethical Hacker course in Newport includes Unlimited Mentor Support, for 12 months, to help you throughout your training with us. You can ask any question related to your course, irrespective of how simple or technical it may be. To help make things even easier, a mentor can share screens with you (with your permission), to help clarify concepts, demonstrate features, perform detailed walk-throughs and help to reinforce what you have learnt.

You will benefit from:

  •    Unlimited access to our mentors for 12 months from your enrolment
  •    Access to a mentor 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
  •    Access to a mentor is via live chat, reducing wait times to typically under a minute    
  •    Our mentors keep up to date with technology, continue to develop new skills and earn additional industry regulated certifications. They’re passionate about all things technical and have a desire to “teach” and help new students. They’re “handpicked” to support our students, based on the topics they are being taught or learning for the first time. 
  •    Being able to speak with a mentor to help reinforce what you’ve learnt, especially in the following scenarios:
    • When you cannot find the answer yourself
    • Learning a concept for the first time
    • Discovering more about a new concept learned
    • When you forget a concept or need help with applying them  
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