About EC-Council Canada

As Canadians, we enjoy a high-quality standard of living. Our lives and livelihoods are highly interconnected through the internet. And as more of our activities move online, security and privacy cannot be an afterthought.

In fact, cybersecurity is one of the most significant issues impacting our society and our economy. Governments, corporations and academic leaders know that a strong and resilient economy is dependent upon safe and reliable electricity, internet, telecommunications, transportation/supply chain, healthcare, as well as food and drinking water, all of which are highly affected by the interconnectivity of our country.

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Cybersecurity Career Growth
in Canada

Globally there is a shortage of qualified cybersecurity personnel to combat cybercrime and other cybersecurity issues. According to Cybersecurity Ventures, by 2021 the cost of cybercrime will reach $6 trillion, directly affecting your bottom line, your customers and your IP.


Canadian career opportunities will be significant.

Cybersecurity Certifications in Canada

There will be a need for approximately 50,000 cybersecurity practitioners by 2023, with an additional 100,000 roles for support positions according to the Information Communications Technology Council of Canada report.

As a trusted partner and accredited certification body, EC-Council provides training ranging from foundational to master status.

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EC-Council Accredited Training Centers (ATC) are a network of global training centers that offer up-to-date training, testing, and credentialing services, accredited by EC-Council, to meet international training and credentialing standards. 

Cybersecurity Certifications in Canada

EC-Council offers a wide array of certifications for every stage of a cybersecurity practitioner’s career path. Probably our best-known certification is the Certified Ethical Hacker. With its sophisticated and specific 21 modules, certification holders learn the fundamentals of penetration testing that any professional would need to know to step into the field of Cybersecurity. This course gives extensive theory and hands-on practical sessions in SQL injections, cryptography, mobile hacking, password attacks, Trojans, viruses, etc. The certification gives an in-depth knowledge about how a hack is carried out and what countermeasures can be taken to elevate them from occurring again.

Network security, Internet Security, System Security and Forensic Analysis are the main areas of interest in the CEH certification Canada. At EC-Council, all courses are continuously updated to keep up with the emerging technology and advancement in the methods Black Hat Hackers use to take down any system.

The online ethical hacking course covers various topics of information security pertaining to ethical hacking, penetration testing, basic system security, internet security etc across various locations.

All courses are available online, at training centers and client-site. To find out more about CEH, or any of our online training offered in Canada, please click the link below.

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EC-Council provides training and certification programs
across several domains, including

Vulnerability Assessment & Penetration Testing (VAPT) Track


VAPT Track

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Certified Network Defender (CND)

The best way to learn network security

What you will learn:

  • Computer network and defence fundamentals
  • Network security threats, attacks, controls, protocols, and devices
  • Use of secure firewall, VPN, and IDS configuration and management
  • Wireless network defense
  • Backup and data recovery
  • Speculation and management of various network security risks and vulnerabilities
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Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)

The most sought-after ethical hacking certification in Canada

What you will learn:

    • Thorough knowledge of networking, telecom, web and computer systems
    • Knowledge of current security protocols for multiple operating platforms
    • Skills to “hack” an organization’s security system, with authorization, to audit existing and potential weaknesses
    • Preventive, corrective, and protective countermeasures to safeguard systems against malicious cyberattacks
    • Recognition by ANSI, US DoD, British NCSC and several bodies around the world
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EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA)

An advanced penetration testing course

What you will learn:

  • Manage a team of penetration testers
  • Understand the business impact of a pen test
  • Administer information security software and controls
  • Analyze security system logs, security tools, and data
  • Create, modify, and update Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) and Security Information Event Management (SIEM)
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Licensed Penetration Tester (Master)

The ultimate fully online, remotely proctored practical exam

What you will learn:

  • Knowledge of various cyber vulnerabilities and exploits
  • Skills to secure web communications and technologies
  • Ability to develop scripts and write program codes
  • Soft skills, such as report writing, and being a team player
  • Mastering command line, OS concepts, networking, and different protocols

Incident Handling & Response Track

Incident Handling and Response Track

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Certified SOC Analyst (CSA)

Master the skills for an L1 and L2 SOC Analyst

What you will learn:

  • Fundamentals of SOC operations
  • Knowledge of log management and correlation
  • SIEM Deployment
  • Advanced Incident detection and response
  • Management of various SOC processes
  • Collaboration with CSIRT at the time of need
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Certified Threat Intelligence Analyst (CTIA)

A program for effective threat intelligence.

What you will learn:

  • The knowledge of different threat intelligence types, lifecycles, strategies, capabilities, maturity model and frameworks
  • An understanding of different types of cyber threats, threat actors, their motives, goals, and objectives behind cyberattacks
  • Cyber kill chain methodology, advanced persistent threat (APT) lifecycle, tactics, techniques & procedures (TTPs), Indicators of Compromise (IoCs), and pyramid of pain.
  • Complete threat analysis process which includes threat modeling, fine-tuning, evaluation, runbook, and knowledge base creation
  • Creating effective Threat Intelligence Reports
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EC-Council Certified Incident Handler (ECIH)

A career transforming step

What you will learn:

  • An understanding to address the key issues of the information security world
  • Ways to combat different types of cybersecurity threats, attack vectors, threat actors and their motives
  • Fundamentals of incident management including the scope and cost of an incident
  • Steps involved in planning an incident handling and response program
  • Detailed knowledge of computer forensics and forensic readiness

Forensics Track

Forensics Track

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Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI)

A certified career path to digital forensics

What you will learn:

  • How to conduct incident response and forensics (stepwise process)
  • Perform digital forensic acquisitions
  • Examine and analyze text, graphics, multimedia, and digital images
  • Conduct thorough examinations of computer hard disk drives, and other electronic data storage media
  • Recover information and electronic data from computer hard drives and other data storage devices


The Certified CISO program is the first of its kind training and certification program aimed at producing top-level information security executives. 

What is Code Red?

CodeRed is a subscription-based learning platform for busy cyber professionals. CodeRed offers premium online content vetted by cybersecurity experts, including more than 1,500 high-quality educational videos in Data Science, Cloud Computing, Information & Cybersecurity, Networking & Servers, and Programming Security. With CodeRed, your clients benefit from a robust and engaging learning environment, while your center leverages the platform to enhance good will and increase client retention.

What is OhPhish?

OhPhish by EC-Council helps you determine your company’s susceptibility to cybercrime that can not only impact your bottom line, but also your organization’s reputation. Cybersecurity awareness training, including ransomware protection and phishing simulations, mimic real-life attack scenarios to educate your employees to detect and stop phishing scams.

EC-Council Canada is a subsidiary of EC-Council (International Council of Electronic Commerce Consultants) the world leader in IT Security Courses. The Information Security community has grown to see EC-Council as its most trusted source for vendor neutral Information Security training. As the world leader in ethical hacking and Information Security training and certification, EC-Council offers information security courses and certifications in all the major information security disciplines.

EC-Council’s flagship course Certified Ethical Hacker, CEH, set the standard for what the world has come to expect from ethical hacking IT Security courses. EC-Council delivers its Certified Ethical Hacker, CEH ethical hacking IT Security courses via its channel of over 1,052 training locations in more than 140 countries and is the undisputed world leader in Information Security, Network Security, Computer Security and Internet Security training and courses.

For those Information Security Professionals who recognize the importance of practical, hands-on experience, EC-Council’s security courses are designed with more than 80% hands-on curricula, so you will learn the latest tools that are deployed by professional vulnerability assessment / pentesters.

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