- Certified Professionals
GIAC certification exams are based on validated objectives for the given certification knowledge area. All exams for GIAC certifications are delivered in a proctored environment. Please note that you cannot sit for a GIAC exam immediately following a corresponding SANS training course. GIAC exams that are registered for in association with SANS training events do not become available to candidates until 10 days after the corresponding training event concludes. Read More
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Since all GIAC certification exams and practice exams are given online, it is important to ensure that you have a reliable Internet connection prior to starting the exam. Read More
All GIAC Certification deadlines are displayed in Universal Time (UTC), also known as Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).
GIAC requests that certification candidates manage their time properly and adequately prepare for exams, so that extensions and retakes are very rare events.
Please note that the exam failure rate is much higher for students taking exams in the last 48 hours of their certification time window. Read More