Introduction to Pen Testing

Course Group: 
Cyber Security
Course Outline: 


This course looks at the OWASP and OSTINT content. This course will provide an introduction to Penetration Testing and work through the differences between Vulnerability Assessments and actual Penetration Tests.

Who Should Attend?

Course Outline

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Dates & Registration

Duration: 5 days

Delivery Mode: Classroom


Advertised: Canberra

In-house: Contact the  for more information and to arrange a quote. Recommended for groups of 10 or more.

What you will receive:

  • Comprehensive set of course notes.
  • UNSW Certificate of attendance/completion.
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.

Masters Credit: 72 hours (12 working days) of approved short course training (plus an assessment) can be credited as an unspecified elective on our Masters of Cyber Security / Cyber Security Operations.




This course is useful for IT graduates entering the Cyber Security profession or those in junior and intermediate Cyber Security roles.




The course will take the students into the world of the attackers and the lengths they will go to gain a foothold in the networks of their victims. 




The Australian Centre for Cyber Security (ACCS) is a focal point for the research of some 60 scholars from various faculties across UNSW who conduct research work on different aspects of cyber security. The Centre is based in Canberra at the Defence Force Academy that provides both advanced research as well as undergraduate and graduate education on cyber security. ACCS brings together the biggest concentration of research and tertiary education for the multi-disciplinary study of cyber security in any single university in the Southern hemisphere. A number of ACCS scholars, in areas ranging from information technology and engineering to law and politics, have significant international reputations for their work. 

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