Certified Ethical Hacker

Learn how to achieve optimal information security for your organisation by mastering the unique and hands-on practice of ethical hacking.

With this online Certified Ethical Hacker course, you’ll learn how to deploy the same tools as malicious hackers to assess weaknesses in network infrastructures and secure systems.

This self-paced Skillsoft course will train you in everything you need to know to pass the Certified Ethical Hacker exam. You'll need to sit the exam separately.

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Price: $1,495 AUD

At a glance

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Career Opportunities
  • Security Officer
  • Site Administrator
  • Auditor

Globally recognised





Course length
8 weeks
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Study from anywhere, when it suits you best and graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.


Study part of the course online. Combine your online learning with classes or practical sessions on-campus at a college or university.


Attend classes on-campus at a university, TAFE or college and interact face-to-face with teachers and fellow students.

312-50 Certified Ethical Hacker exam (by external provider)
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Skillsoft is the premier global provider of online IT and project management certification training courses.

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Skillsoft's award-winning training method combines affordable computer-based training with the personal attention of instructor-led training.

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What you'll learn

You will learn about:

  • Ethical hacking methodologies
  • Footprinting and reconnaissance
  • Cryptography
  • Social engineering
  • Scanning, hacking and securing systems

Course structure

16 units

  • Hacking & Penetration Testing
  • Footprinting & Reconnaissance
  • Network Scanning
  • Enumeration & Cryptography
  • System Hacking
  • Malware
  • Sniffing
  • Social Engineering
  • Denial of Service & Session Hijacking
  • Hacking Web Servers
  • Hacking Web Applications
  • SQL Injection
  • Hacking Wireless Networks
  • Hacking Mobile Platforms
  • Evading IDS, Firewalls & Honeypots
  • Buffer Overflow

Skillsoft's Certified Ethical Hacker training will prepare you for the 312-50 Certified Ethical Hacker exam.

Please note that the Certified Ethical Hacker exam is held by an external provider.

Support and delivery

Skillsoft & SEEK Learning partnership

SEEK Learning provides training from Skillsoft, an EC-Council Approved Content Provider.

Skillsoft does not generally offer courses directly to individuals, but our partnership enables us to exclusively offer Certified Ethical Hacker training directly to you.


Certification is awarded by EC-Council and is globally recognised. 

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  • Enrol in a few steps
  • Receive access to the course by email
  • Support is available as you study

Price: $1,495 AUD