Personal Learning Account

Are you aged over 19 and earning under £26,000? Or, has your employment been negatively impacted by Covid-19? Then this course could be available for free through the Personal Learning Account.

How to apply: To apply through the Personal Learning Account, visit this information page.

Is this course right for me?

The Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) qualification is one of the most recognised Ethical Hacking qualifications in the world. Ethical hacking is one of the most popular branches of cyber security and the need for skilled experts is growing exponentially. This course is ideal for IT professionals who wish to move into cyber security. Alternatively, if you have no IT experience, then this course is ideal once you have completed CompTIA certain CompTIA certifications.

Entry requirements:

You should have knowledge and experience in an IT environment, or you should have completed your CompTIA A+ and CompTIA N+ exams before sitting this course.


Online learning


The course includes exams which are invigilated online and you need to have access to an internet enabled device with a microphone and a webcam.


Once you have completed this course, we recommend you to look at the CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+) Course.

Additional campus/course information:

  • Remote Learning

    Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Module Overview:

    • Introduction to Ethical Hacking
    • Footprinting and Reconnaissance
    • Scanning Networks
    • Enumeration
    • Vulnerability Analysis
    • System Hacking
    • Malware Threats
    • Sniffing
    • Social Engineering
    • Denial-of-Service
    • Session Hijacking
    • Evading IDS, Firewalls, and Honeypots
    • Hacking Web Servers
    • Hacking Web Applications
    • SQL Injection
    • Hacking Wireless Networks
    • Hacking Mobile Platforms
    • IoT Hacking
    • Cloud Computing
    • Cryptography