Ethical Hacking Associate Certification
The Ethical Hacking Associate certification demonstrates an individual’s knowledge in information security and network security, including the tools and methodologies of a malicious hacker, but in a lawful and legitimate manner. This credential certifies individuals at an entrylevel of network security discipline of ethical hacking from a vendorneutral perspective.


Threat Analysis

1.1 Apply procedural concepts necessary to identify attackers through threat modeling

1.2 Interpret incoming and outgoing data to determine authorized and unauthorized usage

1.3 Apply procedural concepts necessary to identify vulnerabilities in information systems

1.4 Apply procedural concepts necessary to conduct risk assessments for networks and information-based systems

1.5 Given a scenario, determine the appropriate encryption and decryption methods

1.6 Apply procedural concepts necessary to find and contain malware and viruses

Auditing, Documentation, and Logs

2.1 Interpret current laws and regulations to provide updates to organizational security policies

2.2 Given a scenario, determine the appropriate method to assist with new software development and end user testing

2.3 Troubleshoot various security products and systems to validate their functions

Operate, Maintain, and Install

3.1 Given a s scenario, determine the appropriate method to implement security protocols and management for popular operating systems

3.2 Given a scenario, determine how to defend against different types of attacks

3.3 Apply procedural concepts necessary to configure security systems and validate the security

Documentation and Reporting

4.1 Determine the appropriate method to conduct penetration tests to assess weaknesses and vulnerabilities

4.2 Given a scenario, analyze network security breaches

4.3 Apply procedural concepts necessary to conduct different types of social engineering

4.6 Communicate the results of an investigation to an internal team

Identification, Authentication, and Authorization

5.1 Apply procedural concepts necessary to identify different methods of identification, authentication and authorization

5.2 Apply procedural concepts necessary to identify the appropriate placement of biometric devices


6.1 Identify different types of cryptography 6.2 Given a scenario, determine the appropriate cryptography

What is included in the course fees?

This Course Fee excludes your exam voucher. Unfortunately, the Certiport Assessment Centres do not allow tuition providers to pay for learners and request that a learner does so themselves. Due to the fluctuation of the exam costs (Rand-US Dollar exchange), we are unable to indicate accurate exam costs, so you will need to contact your closest Certiport Centre to determine this exam cost.  You can locate one closest to you here:

Please, be aware that  all course materials are only offered online. In other words, you will not be receiving any hard copies of the textbook, and you will need to access all the required content through your online classroom, where you’ll be able to find the following course content:

  • A digital textbook (PDF) focused on all the content you’ll need to pass the exam successfully
  • Videos and Learning material to ensure you are coveredto understand practical concepts
  • Learning objectives and skills covered in each lesson
  • A glossary of key terms for each lesson
  • summary of what you will learn, as well as the important points on which to focus
  • Practice files OR quizzes to accompany the step-by-step exercises in your textbook
  • PDF summary of everything you’ve covered in the textbook
  • study guide and exercise files to help you with your exam prep
  • A set of mock exams to be covered before undertaking global exams.

Exam Dates

You can start studying whenever you want – there are no specific course starting dates.

All of our assessments are computer-based and, therefore, done online. You are required to book an exam appointment via our Campus Assessment Centre at least 2 weeks prior to your exam date to prepare for your assessme


Status: Accredited course

Type & reward:EC-Council Ethical Hacking Associate Certificate

Provided by: EC-Council Ethical Hacking Associate Minimum credits: N/A

G-CITI Campus is a registered provider of EC-Council Ethical Hacking Associate training programmes. EC-Council Ethical Hacking Associate is an industry leader in technological development and sets the de facto standard worldwide. They offer internationally recognised information technology certifications which provide valuable knowledge needed to begin or expand a career in information technology and development. They continuously update and develop their study programmes to keep up with technological advances, and they ensure that the exams are relevant to the IT industry.