Application Eligibility Process

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Now that you've selected your certification, follow these steps:

CCISO (ANSI) Application process

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA Apply Now

For full instructions on the Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CCISO) certification eligibility criteria, click here: ciso.eccouncil.org/cciso-certification.

Attend Official Training

Candidates who have completed official training must show experience in three out of the five CCISO Domains via the application process in order to take the CCISO (ANSI) Exam and earn the certification.

Note:

  • Purchasing of the courseware will not make you eligible for the exam.
  • As various consumer laws across the world to prohibit any type of "price fixing", EC-Council Certification department is unable to prescribe minimum pricing for its exams. This allows a free market approach which benefits our certification community.
  • As the price of an exam vouchers is many times bundled with official training by our accredited partners, the price may vary depending on the region, training facilities, training partner, the trainers experience, cost of proctoring the exam and even the mode of training of the partner.
  • It is imperative that we make it clear that no student shall be deemed to have any added advantage whatsoever from one mode of training to another in order to challenge the CCISO ANSI exam as the exam is a standard exam for everyone, regardless of the method of training.
  • Should any training partner attempt to tell you otherwise, we ask that you lodge an official complaint with the EC-Council certification department so that the necessary action can be taken against the training partner.

Attempt Exam without Training

Candidates who do not attend official training must show experience in all five CCISO Domains via the application process in order to take the CCISO Exam and earn the certification.

Certification Title Information Security Related Experience Non Refundable Application Fee Eligibility Application Required Receive a Formal Approval from EC-Council’s Cert. Dept. Exam Voucher Price Exam Voucher Store Link More Information is Available at:
CCISO 5 years of experience in 3-5 Domains (see above) $100 $999 NA – vouchers distributed directly to students upon application approval https://ciso.eccouncil.org/cciso-certification/
EISM Must attend CCISO training NA NA NA $999 NA – vouchers distributed directly to students upon completion of training https://ciso.eccouncil.org/cciso-certification/eism-program/

ELIGIBILITY PROCESS

Hold a CCISO certification of version 1.
* (Prior to being ANSI accredited, EC-Council's certifications were named, based on versions – CCISOv1. During that time, candidates that attempted the certification exams were vetted for eligibility. In order to avoid "being double bill", the EC-Council Certification department shall issue a waiver of the application fee of any candidate that has an active CCISOv1 certification and wishes to attempt the CCISO ANSI certification.)

The CCISO program requires the applicant to have five years of work experience in the CCISO domain (You will need to pay USD100 as a non-refundable application fee). For more information on the five CCISO domains please click here .

The application process can take up to six weeks depending on how quickly the verifier(s) listed on the application take to respond.

Applications, questions about the application process, and inquiries regarding where an application is in the process should be sent to [email protected] for US applicants, [email protected] for International applicants.

On the application, there is a section for the applicant to list verifiers for each domain.

Each domain for which the applicant is claiming experience needs to be verified by a supervisor, client, peer, or other individual in the position to respond regarding the applicant’s experience and expertise.

More than one domain may be verified by each verifier, so it is possible to list one verifier to verify all domains.

If the application is approved, the applicant will be sent instructions on purchasing a voucher from EC-Council directly.

EC-Council will then send the candidate the exam voucher code which candidate can use to register and schedule the test.

If application is not approved, the application fee of USD 100 will not be refunded.

The approved application is valid for 3 months from the date of approval so the candidate must purchase a voucher within 3 months. After the voucher codes are released, the applicant has one year to use the code.

Should you require the exam voucher validity to be extended, kindly contact [email protected] before the voucher expires. Only valid vouchers can be extended.

An application extension request will require the approval of the Director of Certification.


Important Notes:

Successful applicants are required to purchase an exam voucher directly from EC-Council through the webstore at store.eccouncil.org

Warning:

Candidates whose voucher code does not match the details in the eligibility application and bears a different voucher code than which was provided will not be certified.

EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification status of candidates who attempt this exam without a valid voucher number.

Take the EC-Council Information Security Manager (EISM) Exam

Candidates who take CCISO training and who either do not qualify for the CCISO exam or who do not want to go through the application process can take the EISM exam and earn that certification. EISMs can reapply to the CCISO program and purchase a voucher for 50% off when they accrue the required experience.

Now that you've selected your certification, follow these steps:

CEH (ANSI) Application Process

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA Apply Now

The CEH (ANSI) program require the candidate to have two years of work experience in the Information Security domain and should be able to provide a proof of the same as validated through the application process unless the candidate attends official training.

Attend Official Training

If a candidate have completed an official EC-Council training either at an Accredited Training Center, via the iClass platform, or at an approved academic institution, the candidate is eligible to attempt the relevant EC-Council exam without going through the application process.

Certification Title Courseware Price Courseware Store Link More Information is Available at:
CEH $850 https://store.eccouncil.org/product/cehv10-courseware/

https://www.eccouncil.org/programs/certified-ethical-hacker-ceh/

Note:

  • Purchasing of the courseware will not make you eligible for the exam.
  • As various consumer laws across the world to prohibit any type of "price fixing", EC-Council Certification department is unable to prescribe minimum pricing for its exams. This allows a free market approach which benefits our certification community.
  • As the price of an exam vouchers is many times bundled with official training by our accredited partners, the price may vary depending on the region, training facilities, training partner, the trainers experience, cost of proctoring the exam and even the mode of training of the partner.
  • It is imperative that we make it clear that no student shall be deemed to have any added advantage whatsoever from one mode of training to another in order to challenge the CEH ANSI exam as the exam is a standard exam for everyone, regardless of the method of training.
  • Should any training partner attempt to tell you otherwise, we ask that you lodge an official complaint with the EC-Council certification department so that the necessary action can be taken against the training partner.

Attempt Exam without Training

In order to be considered for the EC-Council exam without attending training, candidates must first be approved via the eligibility application process. The application can be found here . Prices for vouchers, links for purchasing and websites for further information can be found below.

Certification Title Information Security Related Experience Remit a Non-Refundable Eligibility Application Fee Submit an Eligibility Application Form Receive a Formal Approval from EC-Council’s Cert. Dept. Exam Voucher Price Exam Voucher Store Link More Information is Available at:
CEH

2 years

$100

Pearson Vue voucher ($1199)

ECC exam voucher ($950)

https://store.eccouncil.org/product/ceh-vue-exam-voucher

https://store.eccouncil.org/product/ceh-ecc-exam-center-voucher/
https://www.eccouncil.org/Certification/certified-ethical-hacker

ELIGIBILITY PROCESS

Hold a CEH certification of version 1 to 7.
* (Prior to being ANSI accredited, EC-Council's certifications were named, based on versions – CEHv1, CEHv2 etc. During that time, candidates that attempted the certification exams were vetted for eligibility. In order to avoid “being double bill”, the EC-Council Certification department shall issue a waiver of the application fee of any candidate that has an active CEHv1- CEHv7 certification and wishes to attempt the CEH ANSI certification.)

Applicants who do not attend training must have a minimum of 2 years work experience in InfoSec domain (You will need to pay USD100 as a non-refundable application fee). The application form found here .

Applicants who have attended an official EC-Council training (All candidates are required to pay the $100 application fee, however your training fee shall include this fee)

If further information is requested from the applicant after the application is submitted and 90 days pass with no response from the applicant, the application will be automatically rejected and a new form will have to be submitted.

On an average an application processing time would be between 5-10 working days once the verifiers on the application respond to EC-Council’s requests for information.

On the application, there is a section for the applicant to list a boss, supervisor, or department lead who will act as their verifier. EC-Council reaches out to the listed verifier to confirm the applicant’s experience.

If the application is approved, the applicant will be sent instructions on purchasing a voucher from EC-Council directly. EC-Council will then send the candidate the eligibility code and the voucher code which candidate can use to register and schedule the test.

If application is not approved, the application fee of USD 100 will not be refunded.

The approved application is valid for 3 months from the date of approval so the candidate must purchase a voucher within 3 months. After the voucher codes are released, the applicant has one year to use the codes.

Should you require the exam voucher validity to be extended, kindly contact [email protected] before the voucher expires. Only valid vouchers can be extended.

An application extension request will require the approval of the Director of Certification.



Important Notes:

Successful applicants are required to purchase an exam voucher directly from EC-Council through the webstore at store.eccouncil.org

Warning:

Candidates whose voucher code does not match the details in the eligibility application and bears a different voucher code than which was provided will not be certified.

EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification status of candidates who attempt this exam without a valid voucher number.

Now that you've selected your certification, follow these steps:

CHFI (ANSI) Application Process

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA Apply Now

The CHFI (ANSI) program require the candidate to have two years of work experience in the Information Security domain and should be able to provide a proof of the same as validated through the application process unless the candidate attends official training.

Attend Official Training

If a candidate have completed an official EC-Council training either at an Accredited Training Center, via the iClass platform, or at an approved academic institution, the candidate is eligible to attempt the relevant EC-Council exam without going through the application process.



Note:

  • Purchasing of the courseware will not make you eligible for the exam.
  • As various consumer laws across the world to prohibit any type of "price fixing", EC-Council Certification department is unable to prescribe minimum pricing for its exams. This allows a free market approach which benefits our certification community.
  • As the price of an exam vouchers is many times bundled with official training by our accredited partners, the price may vary depending on the region, training facilities, training partner, the trainers experience, cost of proctoring the exam and even the mode of training of the partner.
  • It is imperative that we make it clear that no student shall be deemed to have any added advantage whatsoever from one mode of training to another in order to challenge the CHFI ANSI exam as the exam is a standard exam for everyone, regardless of the method of training.
  • Should any training partner attempt to tell you otherwise, we ask that you lodge an official complaint with the EC-Council certification department so that the necessary action can be taken against the training partner.

Attempt Exam without Training

In order to be considered for the EC-Council exam without attending training, candidates must first be approved via the eligibility application process. The application can be found here.

Prices for vouchers, links for purchasing and websites for further information can be found below.

Certification Title Information Security Related Experience Remit a Non-Refundable Eligibility Application Fee Submit an Eligibility Application Form Receive a Formal Approval from EC-Council’s Cert. Dept. Exam Voucher Price Exam Voucher Store Link More Information is Available at:

CHFI

2 years

$100 ECC exam voucher ($500) https://store.eccouncil.org/product/chfi-v9-ecc-exam-voucher/ https://www.eccouncil.org/programs/computer-hacking-forensic-investigator-chfi

Note: Effective January 01, 2019 CHFI exam voucher will be priced at $600.

ELIGIBILITY PROCESS

Hold a CHFI certification of version 1 to 7.
* (Prior to being ANSI accredited, EC-Council’s certifications were named, based on versions – CHFIv1, CHFIv2 etc. During that time, candidates that attempted the certification exams were vetted for eligibility. In order to avoid “being double bill”, the EC-Council Certification department shall issue a waiver of the application fee of any candidate that has an active CHFIv1- CHFIv7 certification and wishes to attempt the CHFI ANSI certification.)

Applicants who do not attend training must have a minimum of 2 years work experience in InfoSec domain (You will need to pay USD100 as a non-refundable application fee). The application form found here .

Applicants who have attended an official EC-Council training (All candidates are required to pay the $100 application fee, however your training fee shall include this fee)

If further information is requested from the applicant after the application is submitted and 90 days pass with no response from the applicant, the application will be automatically rejected and a new form will have to be submitted.

On an average an application processing time would be between 5-10 working days once the verifiers on the application respond to EC-Council’s requests for information.

On the application, there is a section for the applicant to list a boss, supervisor, or department lead who will act as their verifier. EC-Council reaches out to the listed verifier to confirm the applicant’s experience.

If the application is approved, the applicant will be sent instructions on purchasing a voucher from EC-Council directly. EC-Council will then send the candidate the eligibility code and the voucher code which candidate can use to register and schedule the test.

If application is not approved, the application fee of USD 100 will not be refunded.

The approved application is valid for 3 months from the date of approval so the candidate must purchase a voucher within 3 months. After the voucher codes are released, the applicant has one year to use the codes.

Should you require the exam voucher validity to be extended, kindly contact [email protected] before the voucher expires. Only valid vouchers can be extended.

An application extension request will require the approval of the Director of Certification.



Important Notes:

Successful applicants are required to purchase an exam voucher directly from EC-Council through the webstore at store.eccouncil.org

Warning:

Candidates whose voucher code does not match the details in the eligibility application and bears a different voucher code than which was provided will not be certified.

EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification status of candidates who attempt this exam without a valid voucher number.

Now that you've selected your certification, follow these steps:

ECSA Application Process

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA Apply Now

The ECSA v10 program require the candidate to have two years of work experience in the Information Security domain and should be able to provide a proof of the same as validated through the application process unless the candidate attends official training.

Attend Official Training

If a candidate have completed an official EC-Council training either at an Accredited Training Center, via the iClass platform, or at an approved academic institution, the candidate is eligible to attempt the relevant EC-Council exam without going through the application process.

Certification Title Courseware Price Courseware Store Link More Information is Available at:
ECSA v10 $899 (Courseware + Range) https://store.eccouncil.org/product/ecsav10-e-courseware-range-only/ https://www.eccouncil.org/programs/certified-security-analyst-ecsa/

Note: Purchasing of the courseware will not make you eligible for the exam.

Attempt Exam without Training

In order to be considered for the EC-Council exam without attending training, candidates must first be approved via the eligibility application process. The application can be found here . Prices for vouchers, links for purchasing, and websites for further information can be found below.

Certification Title Information Security Related Experience Remit a Non-Refundable Eligibility Application Fee Submit an Eligibility Application Form Receive a Formal Approval from EC-Council’s Cert. Dept. Exam Voucher Price Exam Voucher Store Link More Information is Available at:
ECSA v10

2 years

$100 ECC exam voucher ($999) https://store.eccouncil.org/product/ecsav10-ecc-exam-center-voucher/ https://www.eccouncil.org/about-ec-council-certified-security-analyst

ELIGIBILITY PROCESS

Applicants who do not attend training must prove 2 years of work experience in the Information Security domain via the application form found here .

If further information is requested from the applicant after the application is submitted and 90 days pass with no response from the applicant, the application will be automatically rejected and a new form will have to be submitted.

On an average an application processing time would be between 5-10 working days once the verifiers on the application respond to EC-Council’s requests for information.

On the application, there is a section for the applicant to list a boss, supervisor, or department lead who will act as their verifier. EC-Council reaches out to the listed verifier to confirm the applicant’s experience.

If the application is approved, the applicant will be sent instructions on purchasing a voucher from EC-Council directly. EC-Council will then send the candidate the eligibility code and the voucher code which candidate can use to register and schedule the test.

If application is not approved, the application fee of USD 100 will not be refunded. /p>

The approved application is valid for 3 months from the date of approval so the candidate must purchase a voucher within 3 months. After the voucher codes are released, the applicant has one year to use the codes.

Should you require the exam voucher validity to be extended, kindly contact [email protected] before the voucher expires. Only valid vouchers can be extended.

An application extension request will require the approval of the Director of Certification.



Important Notes:

Successful applicants are required to purchase an exam voucher directly from EC-Council through the webstore at store.eccouncil.org .

Warning:

Candidates whose voucher code does not match the details in the eligibility application and bears a different voucher code than which was provided will not be certified.

EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification status of candidates who attempt this exam without a valid voucher number.

Now that you've selected your certification, follow these steps:

ECIH Application Process

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA Apply Now

The ECIH program require the candidate to have one year of work experience in the Information Security domain and should be able to provide a proof of the same as validated through the application process unless the candidate attends official training.

Attend Official Training

If a candidate have completed an official EC-Council training either at an Accredited Training Center, via the iClass platform, or at an approved academic institution, the candidate is eligible to attempt the relevant EC-Council exam without going through the application process.

Note: Purchasing of the courseware will not make you eligible for the exam.

Attempt Exam directly

In order to be considered for the EC-Council exam without attending training via one of EC-Councils authorized training channels, candidates require to qualify as per the eligibility criteria listed below.

Certification Title Information Security Related Experience Remit a Non-Refundable Eligibility Application Fee Submit an Eligibility Application Form Receive a Formal Approval from EC-Council’s Cert. Dept. Proceed Towards Exam Voucher Purchase Exam Voucher Store Link More Information is Available at:
ECIH 1 year $100 ECC exam voucher ($199) https://store.eccouncil.org/product/ecihv1-ecc-exam-voucher/ https://www.eccouncil.org/Certification/ec-council-certified-incident-handler

Note: Effective January 01, 2019 ECIH v1 exam voucher will be priced at $249.

ELIGIBILITY PROCESS

Applicants who do not attend training must prove 1 year of work experience in the Information Security domain via the application form found here: https://cert.eccouncil.org/Exam-Eligibility-Form.html.

If further information is requested from the applicant after the application is submitted and 90 days pass with no response from the applicant, the application will be automatically rejected and a new form will have to be submitted.

On an average an application processing time would be between 5-10 working days once the verifiers on the application respond to EC-Council’s requests for information.

On the application, there is a section for the applicant to list a boss, supervisor, or department lead who will act as their verifier. EC-Council reaches out to the listed verfier to confirm the applicant’s experience.

If the application is approved, the applicant will be sent instructions on purchasing a voucher from EC-Council directly. EC-Council will then send the candidate the eligibility code and the voucher code which candidate can use to register and schedule the test.

If application is not approved, the application fee of USD 100 will not be refunded.

The approved application is valid for 3 months from the date of approval so the candidate must purchase a voucher within 3 months. After the voucher codes are released, the applicant has one year to use the codes.

Should you require the exam voucher validity to be extended, kindly contact [email protected] before the voucher expires. Only valid vouchers can be extended.

An application extension request will require the approval of the Director of Certification.


Important Notes:

Successful applicants are required to purchase an exam voucher directly from EC-Council through the webstore at store.eccouncil.org

Warning:

Candidates whose voucher code does not match the details in the eligibility application and bears a different voucher code than which was provided will not be certified.

EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification status of candidates who attempt this exam without a valid voucher number.

Now that you've selected your certification, follow these steps:

ECES Application Process

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA Apply Now

The ECES program require the candidate to have one year of work experience in the Information Security domain and should be able to provide a proof of the same as validated through the application process unless the candidate attends official training.

Attend Official Training

If a candidate have completed an official EC-Council training either at an Accredited Training Center, via the iClass platform, or at an approved academic institution, the candidate is eligible to attempt the relevant EC-Council exam without going through the application process.

Certification Title Courseware Price Courseware Store Link More Information is Available at:

ECES

$250 https://store.eccouncil.org/product/eces-courseware-only/ https://www.eccouncil.org/programs/ec-council-certified-encryption-specialist-eces/

Purchase Official Study material

If a candidate purchases an official courseware bundle directly from EC-Council or any of his authorised centres, candidate is eligible to attempt the relevant EC-Council exam.

Attempt Exam directly

In order to be considered for the EC-Council exam without attending training via one of EC-Councils authorized training channels, candidates require to qualify as per the eligibility criteria listed below.

Certification Title Information Security Related Experience Remit a Non-Refundable Eligibility Application Fee Submit an Eligibility Application Form Receive a Formal Approval from EC-Council’s Cert. Dept. Proceed Towards Exam Voucher Purchase Exam Voucher Store Link More Information is Available at:
ECES 1 year $100 ECC exam voucher ($199) https://store.eccouncil.org/product/eces-exam-voucher/ https://www.eccouncil.org/Certification/ec-council-certified-encryption-specialist

Note: Effective January 01, 2019 ECES v2 exam voucher will be priced at $249.

ELIGIBILITY PROCESS

Applicants who do not attend training must prove 1 year of work experience in the Information Security domain via the application form found here: https://cert.eccouncil.org/Exam-Eligibility-Form.html.

If further information is requested from the applicant after the application is submitted and 90 days pass with no response from the applicant, the application will be automatically rejected and a new form will have to be submitted.

On an average an application processing time would be between 5-10 working days once the verifiers on the application respond to EC-Council’s requests for information.

On the application, there is a section for the applicant to list a boss, supervisor, or department lead who will act as their verifier. EC-Council reaches out to the listed verfier to confirm the applicant’s experience.

If the application is approved, the applicant will be sent instructions on purchasing a voucher from EC-Council directly. EC-Council will then send the candidate the eligibility code and the voucher code which candidate can use to register and schedule the test.

If application is not approved, the application fee of USD 100 will not be refunded.

The approved application is valid for 3 months from the date of approval so the candidate must purchase a voucher within 3 months. After the voucher codes are released, the applicant has one year to use the codes.

Should you require the exam voucher validity to be extended, kindly contact [email protected] before the voucher expires. Only valid vouchers can be extended.

An application extension request will require the approval of the Director of Certification.


Important Notes:

Successful applicants are required to purchase an exam voucher directly from EC-Council through the webstore at store.eccouncil.org

Warning:

Candidates whose voucher code does not match the details in the eligibility application and bears a different voucher code than which was provided will not be certified.

EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification status of candidates who attempt this exam without a valid voucher number.

Now that you've selected your certification, follow these steps:

CTIA Application Process

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA Apply Now

The CTIA program require the candidate to have two years of work experience in the Information Security domain and should be able to provide a proof of the same as validated through the application process unless the candidate attends official training.

Attend Official Training

If a candidate have completed an official EC-Council training either at an Accredited Training Center, via the iClass platform, or at an approved academic institution, the candidate is eligible to attempt the relevant EC-Council exam without going through the application process.

Certification Title Courseware Price Courseware Store Link More Information is Available at:
CTIA $250 https://store.eccouncil.org/product/ctia/ https://www.eccouncil.org/programs/certified-threat-intelligence-analyst-ctia/

Note: Purchasing of the courseware will not make you eligible for the exam.

Attempt Exam directly

In order to be considered for the EC-Council exam without attending training via one of EC-Council's authorized training channels, candidates require to qualify as per the eligibility criteria listed below.

Certification Title Information Security Related Experience Remit a Non-Refundable Eligibility Application Fee Submit an Eligibility Application Form Receive a Formal Approval from EC-Council’s Cert. Dept. Proceed Towards Exam Voucher Purchase Exam Voucher Store Link More Information is Available at:
CTIA 2 year $100 ECC exam voucher ($199) https://store.eccouncil.org/product/ctia-ecc-exam-center-voucher/ https://www.eccouncil.org/programs/certified-threat-intelligence-analyst-ctia/

Note: Effective January 01, 2019 CTIA v1 exam voucher will be priced at $249.

ELIGIBILITY PROCESS

Applicants who do not attend training must prove 2 years of work experience in the Information Security domain via the application form found here: https://cert.eccouncil.org/Exam-Eligibility-Form.html.

If further information is requested from the applicant after the application is submitted and 90 days pass with no response from the applicant, the application will be automatically rejected and a new form will have to be submitted.

On an average an application processing time would be between 5-10 working days once the verifiers on the application respond to EC-Council’s requests for information.

On the application, there is a section for the applicant to list a boss, supervisor, or department lead who will act as their verifier. EC-Council reaches out to the listed verifier to confirm the applicant’s experience.

If the application is approved, the applicant will be sent instructions on purchasing a voucher from EC-Council directly. EC-Council will then send the candidate the eligibility code and the voucher code which candidate can use to register and schedule the test.

If application is not approved, the application fee of USD 100 will not be refunded.

The approved application is valid for 3 months from the date of approval, so the candidate must purchase a voucher within 3 months. After the voucher codes are released, the applicant has one year to use the codes.

Should you require the exam voucher validity to be extended, kindly contact [email protected] before the voucher expires. Only valid vouchers can be extended.

An application extension request will require the approval of the Director of Certification.


Important Notes:

Successful applicants are required to purchase an exam voucher directly from EC-Council through the webstore at store.eccouncil.org

Warning:

Candidates whose voucher code does not match the details in the eligibility application and bears a different voucher code than which was provided will not be certified.

EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification status of candidates who attempt this exam without a valid voucher number.

Now that you've selected your certification, follow these steps:

ECSS Application Process

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA Apply Now

The ECSS program require the candidate to have one year of work experience in the Information Security domain and should be able to provide a proof of the same as validated through the application process unless the candidate attends official training.

Attend Official Training

If a candidate have completed an official EC-Council training either at an Accredited Training Center, via the iClass platform, or at an approved academic institution, the candidate is eligible to attempt the relevant EC-Council exam without going through the application process.

Certification Title Courseware Price Courseware Store Link More Information is Available at:
ECSS $295 https://store.eccouncil.org/product/ecss-v9-courseware/ https://www.eccouncil.org/programs/certified-security-specialist-ecss/

Purchase Official Study material

If a candidate purchases an official courseware bundle directly from EC-Council or any of his authorised centres, candidate is eligible to attempt the relevant EC-Council exam.

Attempt Exam directly

In order to be considered for the EC-Council exam without attending training via one of EC-Councils authorized training channels, candidates require to qualify as per the eligibility criteria listed below.

Certification Title Information Security Related Experience Remit a Non-Refundable Eligibility Application Fee Submit an Eligibility Application Form Receive a Formal Approval from EC-Council’s Cert. Dept. Proceed Towards Exam Voucher Purchase Exam Voucher Store Link More Information is Available at:
ECSS 1 year $100 ECC exam voucher ($199) https://store.eccouncil.org/product/ecssv9-ecc-exam-voucher/ https://www.eccouncil.org/programs/certified-security-specialist-ecss/

Note: Effective January 01, 2019 ECSS v9 exam voucher will be priced at $249.

ELIGIBILITY PROCESS

Applicants who do not attend training must prove 1 year of work experience in the Information Security domain via the application form found here: https://cert.eccouncil.org/Exam-Eligibility-Form.html.

If further information is requested from the applicant after the application is submitted and 90 days pass with no response from the applicant, the application will be automatically rejected and a new form will have to be submitted.

On an average an application processing time would be between 5-10 working days once the verifiers on the application respond to EC-Council’s requests for information.

On the application, there is a section for the applicant to list a boss, supervisor, or department lead who will act as their verifier. EC-Council reaches out to the listed verfier to confirm the applicant’s experience.

If the application is approved, the applicant will be sent instructions on purchasing a voucher from EC-Council directly. EC-Council will then send the candidate the eligibility code and the voucher code which candidate can use to register and schedule the test.

If application is not approved, the application fee of USD 100 will not be refunded.

The approved application is valid for 3 months from the date of approval so the candidate must purchase a voucher within 3 months. After the voucher codes are released, the applicant has one year to use the codes.

Should you require the exam voucher validity to be extended, kindly contact [email protected] before the voucher expires. Only valid vouchers can be extended.

An application extension request will require the approval of the Director of Certification.


Important Notes:

Successful applicants are required to purchase an exam voucher directly from EC-Council through the webstore at store.eccouncil.org

Warning:

Candidates whose voucher code does not match the details in the eligibility application and bears a different voucher code than which was provided will not be certified.

EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification status of candidates who attempt this exam without a valid voucher number.

Now that you've selected your certification, follow these steps:

EDRP Application Process

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA Apply Now

Attend Official Training

If a candidate have completed an official EC-Council training either at an Accredited Training Center, via the iClass platform, or at an approved academic institution, the candidate is eligible to attempt the relevant EC-Council exam without going through the application process.

Certification Title Courseware Price Courseware Store Link More Information is Available at:
EDRP v3 $650 https://store.eccouncil.org/product/edrpv3-ecourseware/ https://www.eccouncil.org/programs/disaster-recovery-professional-edrp/

Purchase Official Study material

If a candidate purchases an official courseware bundle directly from EC-Council or any of his authorised centres, candidate is eligible to attempt the relevant EC-Council exam.

Attempt Exam directly

In order to be considered for the EC-Council exam without attending training via one of EC-Councils authorized training channels, candidates require to qualify as per the eligibility criteria listed below.

Certification Title Information Security Related Experience Remit a Non-Refundable Eligibility Application Fee Submit an Eligibility Application Form Receive a Formal Approval from EC-Council’s Cert. Dept. Proceed towards exam voucher purchase Exam Voucher Store Link More Information is Available at:
EDRP

2 years

$100 ECC exam voucher ($350) https://store.eccouncil.org/product/edrpv3-ecc-exam-center-voucher/ https://www.eccouncil.org/programs/disaster-recovery-professional-edrp/

Note: Effective January 01, 2019 EDRP v3 exam voucher will be priced at $450.

ELIGIBILITY PROCESS

Applicants who do not attend training must prove 2 years of work experience in the Information Security domain via the application form found here: https://cert.eccouncil.org/Exam-Eligibility-Form.html.

If further information is requested from the applicant after the application is submitted and 90 days pass with no response from the applicant, the application will be automatically rejected and a new form will have to be submitted.

On an average an application processing time would be between 5-10 working days once the verifiers on the application respond to EC-Council’s requests for information.

On the application, there is a section for the applicant to list a boss, supervisor, or department lead who will act as their verifier. EC-Council reaches out to the listed verfier to confirm the applicant’s experience.

If the application is approved, the applicant will be sent instructions on purchasing a voucher from EC-Council directly. EC-Council will then send the candidate the eligibility code and the voucher code which candidate can use to register and schedule the test.

If application is not approved, the application fee of USD 100 will not be refunded.

The approved application is valid for 3 months from the date of approval so the candidate must purchase a voucher within 3 months. After the voucher codes are released, the applicant has one year to use the codes.

Should you require the exam voucher validity to be extended, kindly contact [email protected] before the voucher expires. Only valid vouchers can be extended.

An application extension request will require the approval of the Director of Certification.


Important Notes:

Successful applicants are required to purchase an exam voucher directly from EC-Council through the webstore at store.eccouncil.org

Warning:

Candidates whose voucher code does not match the details in the eligibility application and bears a different voucher code than which was provided will not be certified.

EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification status of candidates who attempt this exam without a valid voucher number.

Now that you've selected your certification, follow these steps:

CND (ANSI) Application Process

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA Apply Now

The CND (ANSI) program require the candidate to have two years of work experience in the Information Security domain and should be able to provide a proof of the same as validated through the application process unless the candidate attends official training.

Attend Official Training

If a candidate have completed an official EC-Council training either at an Accredited Training Center, via the iClass platform, or at an approved academic institution, the candidate is eligible to attempt the relevant EC-Council exam without going through the application process.

Certification Title Courseware Price Courseware Store Link More Information is Available at:
CND $550 https://store.eccouncil.org/product/cnd-courseware/ https://www.eccouncil.org/programs/certified-network-defender-cnd/

Note:

  • Purchasing of the courseware will not make you eligible for the exam.
  • As various consumer laws across the world to prohibit any type of "price fixing", EC-Council Certification department is unable to prescribe minimum pricing for its exams. This allows a free market approach which benefits our certification community.
  • As the price of an exam vouchers is many times bundled with official training by our accredited partners, the price may vary depending on the region, training facilities, training partner, the trainers experience, cost of proctoring the exam and even the mode of training of the partner.
  • It is imperative that we make it clear that no student shall be deemed to have any added advantage whatsoever from one mode of training to another in order to challenge the CND ANSI exam as the exam is a standard exam for everyone, regardless of the method of training.
  • Should any training partner attempt to tell you otherwise, we ask that you lodge an official complaint with the EC-Council certification department so that the necessary action can be taken against the training partner.

Attempt Exam directly

In order to be considered for the EC-Council exam without attending training, candidates must first be approved via the eligibility application process. The application can be found here.

Certification Title Information Security Related Experience Remit a Non-Refundable Eligibility Application Fee Submit an Eligibility Application Form Receive a Formal Approval from EC-Council’s Cert. Dept. Proceed towards exam voucher purchase Exam Voucher Store Link More Information is Available at:

CND

2 years

$100 ECC exam voucher ($350) https://store.eccouncil.org/product/cnd-ecc-exam-voucher/ https://www.eccouncil.org/programs/certified-network-defender-cnd/

Note: Effective January 01, 2019 CND exam voucher will be priced at $450.

ELIGIBILITY PROCESS

Hold a CND certification of version.
* (Prior to being ANSI accredited, EC-Council’s certifications were named, based on versions – CNDv1. During that time, candidates that attempted the certification exams were vetted for eligibility. In order to avoid "being double bill" , the EC-Council Certification department shall issue a waiver of the application fee of any candidate that has an active CNDv1 certification and wishes to attempt the CND ANSI certification.)

Applicants who do not attend training must have a minimum of 2 years work experience in InfoSec domain (You will need to pay USD100 as a non-refundable application fee). The application form found here .

Applicants who have attended an official EC-Council training (All candidates are required to pay the $100 application fee, however your training fee shall include this fee)

If further information is requested from the applicant after the application is submitted and 90 days pass with no response from the applicant, the application will be automatically rejected and a new form will have to be submitted.

On an average an application processing time would be between 5-10 working days once the verifiers on the application respond to EC-Council’s requests for information.

On the application, there is a section for the applicant to list a boss, supervisor, or department lead who will act as their verifier. EC-Council reaches out to the listed verifier to confirm the applicant’s experience.

If the application is approved, the applicant will be sent instructions on purchasing a voucher from EC-Council directly. EC-Council will then send the candidate the eligibility code and the voucher code which candidate can use to register and schedule the test.

If application is not approved, the application fee of USD 100 will not be refunded.

The approved application is valid for 3 months from the date of approval so the candidate must purchase a voucher within 3 months. After the voucher codes are released, the applicant has one year to use the codes.

Should you require the exam voucher validity to be extended, kindly contact [email protected] before the voucher expires. Only valid vouchers can be extended.

An application extension request will require the approval of the Director of Certification.



Important Notes:

Successful applicants are required to purchase an exam voucher directly from EC-Council through the webstore at store.eccouncil.org

Warning:

Candidates whose voucher code does not match the details in the eligibility application and bears a different voucher code than which was provided will not be certified.

EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification status of candidates who attempt this exam without a valid voucher number.

Now that you've selected your certification, follow these steps:

CASE .Net, CASE Java Application Process

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA Apply Now

Attend Official Training

If a candidate have completed an official EC-Council training either at an Accredited Training Center, via the iClass platform, or at an approved academic institution, the candidate is eligible to attempt the relevant EC-Council exam without going through the application process.

Purchase Official Study material

If a candidate purchases an official courseware bundle directly from EC-Council or any of his authorised centres, candidate is eligible to attempt the relevant EC-Council exam.

Attempt Exam directly

In order to be considered for the EC-Council exam without attending training via one of EC-Councils authorized training channels, candidates require to qualify as per the eligibility criteria listed below.

Certification Title Information Security Related Experience Remit a Non-Refundable Eligibility Application Fee Submit an Eligibility Application Form Receive a Formal Approval from EC-Council’s Cert. Dept. Proceed towards exam voucher purchase Exam Voucher Store Link More Information is Available at:
CASE .Net

2 years

$100 ECC exam voucher ($350) https://store.eccouncil.org/product/case-dotnet-exam-voucher/ https://www.eccouncil.org/programs/certified-application-security-engineer-case/
CASE Java

2 years

$100 ECC exam voucher ($350) https://store.eccouncil.org/product/case-java-exam-voucher/ https://www.eccouncil.org/programs/certified-application-security-engineer-case/

Note: Effective January 01, 2019 CASE .Net v1, CASE Java exam voucher will be priced at $450.

ELIGIBILITY PROCESS

Applicants who do not attend training must prove 2 years of work experience in the Information Security domain via the application form found here: https://cert.eccouncil.org/Exam-Eligibility-Form.html.

If further information is requested from the applicant after the application is submitted and 90 days pass with no response from the applicant, the application will be automatically rejected and a new form will have to be submitted.

On an average an application processing time would be between 5-10 working days once the verifiers on the application respond to EC-Council’s requests for information.

On the application, there is a section for the applicant to list a boss, supervisor, or department lead who will act as their verifier. EC-Council reaches out to the listed verfier to confirm the applicant’s experience.

If the application is approved, the applicant will be sent instructions on purchasing a voucher from EC-Council directly. EC-Council will then send the candidate the eligibility code and the voucher code which candidate can use to register and schedule the test.

If application is not approved, the application fee of USD 100 will not be refunded.

The approved application is valid for 3 months from the date of approval so the candidate must purchase a voucher within 3 months. After the voucher codes are released, the applicant has one year to use the codes.

Should you require the exam voucher validity to be extended, kindly contact [email protected] before the voucher expires. Only valid vouchers can be extended.

An application extension request will require the approval of the Director of Certification.


Important Notes:

Successful applicants are required to purchase an exam voucher directly from EC-Council through the webstore at store.eccouncil.org

Warning:

Candidates whose voucher code does not match the details in the eligibility application and bears a different voucher code than which was provided will not be certified.

EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification status of candidates who attempt this exam without a valid voucher number.

Now that you've selected your certification, follow these steps:

CEH (Practical) Application Process

Steps to Become an EC-Council CEH (Practical) without taking training:

Eligibility Criteria: Apply Now

There is no predefined eligibility criteria for those interested in attempting the CEH(Practical) exam. You can purchase the exam dashboard code here .


APPLICATION PROCESS

In order to proceed with the exam the below steps will need to be completed:

The exam dashboard code can be purchased here .

Upon successful purchase, the candidate will be sent the exam dashboard code with instructions to schedule the exam.

Note: The exam dashboard code is valid for 3 months from date of receipt.

Should you require the exam dashboard code validity to be extended, kindly contact [email protected] before the expiry date. Only valid/ active codes can be extended.

Clause: Age Requirements and Policies Concerning Minors

The age requirement for attending the training or attempting the exam is restricted to any candidate that is at least 18 years old.

If the candidate is under the age of 18, they are not eligible to attend the official training or eligible to attempt the certification exam unless they provide the accredited training center/EC-Council a written consent of their parent/legal guardian and a supporting letter from their institution of higher learning. Only applicants from nationally accredited institution of higher learning shall be considered.

Disclaimer:

EC-Council reserves the right to impose additional restriction to comply with the policy. Failure to act in accordance with this clause shall render the authorized training center in violation of their agreement with EC-Council.

EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification of any person in breach of this requirement.

Now that you've selected your certification, follow these steps:

ECSA (Practical) Application Process

Steps to Become an EC-Council ECSA (Practical) without taking training:

Eligibility Criteria: Apply Now

There is no predefined eligibility criteria for those interested in attempting the ECSA (Practical) exam. You can purchase the exam dashboard code here


APPLICATION PROCESS

In order to proceed with the exam the below steps will need to be completed:

The exam dashboard code can be purchased here.

Upon successful purchase, the candidate will be sent the exam dashboard code with instructions to schedule the exam.

Note:The exam dashboard code is valid for 3 months from date of receipt.

Should you require the exam dashboard code validity to be extended, kindly contact [email protected] before the expiry date. Only valid/ active codes can be extended.

The exam needs to be scheduled a min 3 days prior to the desired exam date. Exam slots are subject to availability.

Note: For information on the EC-Counci ECSA (Practical)

Clause: Age Requirements and Policies Concerning Minors

The age requirement for attending the training or attempting the exam is restricted to any candidate that is at least 18 years old.

If the candidate is under the age of 18, they are not eligible to attend the official training or eligible to attempt the certification exam unless they provide the accredited training center/EC-Council a written consent of their parent/legal guardian and a supporting letter from their institution of higher learning. Only applicants from nationally accredited institution of higher learning shall be considered.

Disclaimer:

EC-Council reserves the right to impose additional restriction to comply with the policy. Failure to act in accordance with this clause shall render the authorized training center in violation of their agreement with EC-Council.

EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification of any person in breach of this requirement.

Now that you've selected your certification, follow these steps:

LPT (Master) Application Process

Steps to Become an EC-Council LPT (Master) without taking training:

Eligibility Criteria: Apply Now

There is no predefined eligibility criteria for those interested in attempting the LPT (Master) exam. You can purchase the exam dashboard code here.


APPLICATION PROCESS

In order to proceed with the exam the below steps will need to be completed:

The exam dashboard code can be purchased here .

Upon successful purchase, the candidate will be sent the exam dashboard code with instructions to schedule the exam.

Note: The exam dashboard code is valid for 3 months from date of receipt.

Should you require the exam dashboard code validity to be extended, kindly contact [email protected] before the expiry date. Only valid/ active codes can be extended.


Renewal Cycle, Certification Fees & ECE Scheme

The certification is valid for 2 years from the date of approval and members must then renew annually.

For renewals, members will need to remit USD250 per annum which can be done at our online store.

LPT (Master) certification falls under the ECE Policy. Members must ensure that they meet the ECE requirement.

Should you have any queries, please do not hesitate to write in to [email protected].

Clause: Age Requirements and Policies Concerning Minors

The age requirement for attending the training or attempting the exam is restricted to any candidate that is at least 18 years old.

If the candidate is under the age of 18, they are not eligible to attend the official training or eligible to attempt the certification exam unless they provide the accredited training center/EC-Council a written consent of their parent/legal guardian and a supporting letter from their institution of higher learning. Only applicants from nationally accredited institution of higher learning shall be considered.

Disclaimer:

EC-Council reserves the right to impose additional restriction to comply with the policy. Failure to act in accordance with this clause shall render the authorized training center in violation of their agreement with EC-Council.

EC-Council reserves the right to revoke the certification of any person in breach of this requirement.

Now that you've selected your certification, follow these steps:

CEI

Purchase Official Study material

If a candidate purchases an official courseware bundle directly from EC-Council or any of his authorised centres, candidate is eligible to attempt the relevant EC-Council exam. Prices for courseware bundle, links for purchasing, and websites for further information can be found below.

Certification Title Courseware Bundle Price Courseware Bundle Store Link More Information is Available at:

CEI

CEI v2 Electronic Courseware + Exam Voucher ($350) https://store.eccouncil.org/product/ceiv2-bundle/ https://www.eccouncil.org/Certification/ec-council-certified-security-specialist

Now that you've selected your certification, follow these steps:

CSCU

Purchase Official Study material

If a candidate purchases an official courseware bundle directly from EC-Council or any of his authorised centres, candidate is eligible to attempt the relevant EC-Council exam. Prices for courseware bundle, links for purchasing, and websites for further information can be found below.

Certification Title Courseware Bundle Price Courseware Bundle Store Link More Information is Available at:
CSCU CSCUv2 Courseware + Exam Voucher ($125) https://store.eccouncil.org/product/cscu-v2-courseware-exam-voucher/ https://www.eccouncil.org/Certification/certified-secure-computer-user