Cyber Ranges / Exercises

Relevant Cyber Range Activities and Exercises are hands-on interactive learning exercises that can be used to demonstrate ongoing competency in the Information Security field related to the certification(s) being renewed.

What qualifies in this Category?

  • SANS NetWars
  • Cyber Range Exercises
  • Capture the Flag (CTF)
  • Cyber Defense Exercises (Red vs. Blue)

Category Specifics:

  • Up to 12 CPEs per renewal can be used from this category.
  • CPEs earned in this category can be applied to 1 GIAC certification.
  • SANS NetWars:
    • NetWars Tournament: 6 CPEs per completed tournament
    • NetWars Continuous: 12 CPEs per completion of level 3

Required Supporting Documentation:

  • Certificate of Completion that includes participant name, name of the activity, training provider, complete dates, and total training hours