Any feedback on SEC545?

cyberguyprcyberguypr Senior MemberPosts: 6,802Mod Mod
I know Ertaz has this class on his calendar for 2019, but has anyone gone through it?

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  • BlucodexBlucodex OSCP, GCIA, GCIH, GMON, CISSP, CEH, CHFI, CCNA CyberOps, Security+ Posts: 430Member ■■■■□□□□□□
    My coworker is going in October. I can ask for his thoughts when done.
  • cyberguyprcyberguypr Senior Member Posts: 6,802Mod Mod
    edited August 1
    I'm bringing this back from the semi-dead since I got selected to do Work Study in Chicago for this course coming up in a few weeks. Checking if anyone has feedback.
  • scascscasc Posts: 189Member ■■■□□□□□□□
    Ive heard its a pretty good class - lots of hands on AWS exercises. Am keen to apply for work study myself for this one.
    MSc, BSc (Hons), AWS CSA, C-CISO, CISSP, CCSP, CCSK, CISM, CISA, CRISC, GSNA, GSTRT, CEH, CHFI, TOGAF, CISMP
  • cyberguyprcyberguypr Senior Member Posts: 6,802Mod Mod
    Sitting day two right now. Will post a review when done.
  • scascscasc Posts: 189Member ■■■□□□□□□□
    I look forward to it :). Will there be an exam for this coming out?
    MSc, BSc (Hons), AWS CSA, C-CISO, CISSP, CCSP, CCSK, CISM, CISA, CRISC, GSNA, GSTRT, CEH, CHFI, TOGAF, CISMP
  • cyberguyprcyberguypr Senior Member Posts: 6,802Mod Mod
    Not sure, heard there MAY be one coming, but unconfirmed.
  • scascscasc Posts: 189Member ■■■□□□□□□□
    Cool. Thanks. When you are done with class let us know how it went
    MSc, BSc (Hons), AWS CSA, C-CISO, CISSP, CCSP, CCSK, CISM, CISA, CRISC, GSNA, GSTRT, CEH, CHFI, TOGAF, CISMP
  • ErtazErtaz Posts: 909Member ■■■■■□□□□□
    Woot! Can't wait for the feedback.  Btw my work cheaped out on SANS this year, and says that it won't be in the budget in the foreseeable future, so I'm looking for a new suitor. 
  • averageguy72averageguy72 Senior Member Posts: 302Member ■■■■□□□□□□
    The topics look pretty good, I'm interested in the review as well, especially considering Capital One is fresh in most C-suite minds
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  • scascscasc Posts: 189Member ■■■□□□□□□□
    edited August 22
    Delighted to have been accepted for work study next month. 
    MSc, BSc (Hons), AWS CSA, C-CISO, CISSP, CCSP, CCSK, CISM, CISA, CRISC, GSNA, GSTRT, CEH, CHFI, TOGAF, CISMP
  • ErtazErtaz Posts: 909Member ■■■■■□□□□□
    Congrats.  What location did you get WS for?
    scasc said:
    Delighted to have been accepted for work study next month. 

  • scascscasc Posts: 189Member ■■■□□□□□□□
    Ertaz said:
    Congrats.  What location did you get WS for?
    scasc said:
    Delighted to have been accepted for work study next month. 

    Hey. I’m based in London, UK but selected for Riyadh, Saudi. I’ve seen 545 is pretty popular and always sold out, so really glad been accepted here. Funny thing is I’ve also been accepted for 566 back home in London the following week so tempted to do both. Have my eye on 540 next year at some point. 
    MSc, BSc (Hons), AWS CSA, C-CISO, CISSP, CCSP, CCSK, CISM, CISA, CRISC, GSNA, GSTRT, CEH, CHFI, TOGAF, CISMP
  • cyberguyprcyberguypr Senior Member Posts: 6,802Mod Mod
    SANS peeps told me 545 is selling like hotcakes. They are aggressively looking to put people in their pipeline to ramp them up to teach this class. I am seriously considering signing up. 
  • scascscasc Posts: 189Member ■■■□□□□□□□
    SANS peeps told me 545 is selling like hotcakes. They are aggressively looking to put people in their pipeline to ramp them up to teach this class. I am seriously considering signing up. 
    Wow, that’s interesting. Thanks for the sharez Will also bear in mind. 
    MSc, BSc (Hons), AWS CSA, C-CISO, CISSP, CCSP, CCSK, CISM, CISA, CRISC, GSNA, GSTRT, CEH, CHFI, TOGAF, CISMP
  • UnixGuyUnixGuy SABSA, GCFA, GPEN, CISM, RHCE, Security+, Server+, eJPT, CCNA Posts: 4,011Mod Mod
    looks like an awesome course. Added to wishlist!
    Goal: MBA, August 2020
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