GIAC Certifications: The Highest Standard in Cyber Security Certifications

GIAC Certifications provide the highest and most rigorous assurance of cyber security knowledge and skill available to industry, government, and military clients across the world.
Portfolio Certifications

GIAC Portfolio Certifications

Portfolio Certifications are built on the foundation of Practitioner and Applied Knowledge stackable certifications.

Candidates can choose from a wide range of certifications to create a unique portfolio of credentials that demonstrate their expertise in a specific field or across multiple focus areas. Those who build portfolios to become GIAC Security Professionals (GSPs) may choose to advance to the highest level of GIAC certification, the GIAC Security Expert (GSE).

Why Certify With GIAC

Personal validation. 92% of candidates say they are more confident in their abilities.
Growth Opportunity. 81% of certified candidates have more confidence to explore growth opportunities.
Performance. 82% of organizations seek candidates with credentials.
Community. GIAC Alumni in our community.*

Find Certifications by Focus Area

GIAC certifications are now organized by focus areas that align with industry trends and needs.

Newest Certifications

Continue building skills to take the next step in your career with GIAC’s new certifications.
I value the instant respect and credibility GIAC professionals receive. People know you’ve worked hard to obtain the certification and they recognize the critical skills and knowledge that come with it.
Ben Boyle
Attackers are always evolving, and having a GIAC cert prepares you to evolve with them. It allows you to implement the appropriate methods and best practices in your company while understanding it's a continuous fight.
Jason Sevilla
    *Source: PearsonVue 2023 and 2022 on the 92%, 81%, AND 82%