Other InfoSec Related Training

You can earn CPEs in this category by attending infosec related (non-ISO-17024 accredited) training or activities related to your renewing certification(s).

What Qualifies in this Category? 

  • DOD or Military Training
  • Skill-based Training Courses
  • Vendor Training*
  • All-day or Multi-day Conferences & Summits (in-person or virtual)
  • SANS Summits**

Category Specifics 

  • Up to 18 CPEs can be earned in this category.
  • CPEs in this category can be applied toward 1 qualifying certification renewals.

Required Supporting Documentation

Documentation should be in the form of a certificate of completion, attendance confirmation, or training report.

At a minimum, each submission should include evidence of:

  • Earner's name
  • Name of training provider
  • Name of training course or event
  • Dates of training

*GIAC may award CPEs for application/infrastructure specific training if the solution is widely utilized across the industry and/or its industry impact can be justified as a component of your certification’s objectives.

**SANS Summit CPEs will autofile.

Need info on how to earn CPEs for quick webinars or brief virtual presentations? Check out the Community Participation category.