SANS and GIAC Affiliated Activities

SANS Training, New GIAC Certification, GIAC Gold Paper

What Qualifies in this Category?

  • SANS Training Course
  • New GIAC Certification (without SANS training)*
  • GIAC Gold Papers
  • SANS Summit**

Category Specifics:

  • Up to 36 CPEs can be earned in this category.
  • CPEs in this category can be applied toward 3 qualifying certification renewals.
  • When earning a GIAC certification after completing an associated SANS course, your account will be awarded CPEs for the training course only.
  • Activities in this category are automatically added to your portal account within 7-10 business days from the end of an event/course.

Required Supporting Documentation:

  • SANS Certificate of Completion

*GIAC Certification: The passing of a GIAC exam and earning a certification without having completed the associated SANS training.

**SANS Summit CPEs can be applied toward only 1 qualifying certification renewal.

Looking for info on SANS NetWars or SANS webcasts? Check out the Cyber Ranges and Community Participation categories.