Cyber Security Certification: GCSA

Cyber Security Certification: GCSA

The GCSA certification is now available for pre-sale in conjunction with affiliated SANS training. The exam will be available in April 2020.

SANS SEC540 Alumni will be eligible to challenge the GCSA exam. Alumni of SEC540 will receive a special offer email with a discount code once the exam is live to the public in April 2020.

"The GIAC Cloud Security Automation (GCSA) certification covers cloud services and modern DevSecOps practices that are used to build and deploy systems and applications more securely. The certification shows that you not only know how to speak the language of modern cloud and DevSecOps principles but can put them into practice in an automated and repeatable manner." - Frank Kim, SEC540 Course Co-Author

Areas Covered

Who is GCSA for?



NOTE: All GIAC exams are delivered through proctored test centers and must be scheduled in advance.
GIAC certification attempts will be activated in your GIAC account after your application has been approved and according to the terms of your purchase. Details on delivery will be provided along with your registration confirmation upon payment. You will receive an email notification when your certification attempt has been activated in your account. You will have 120 days from the date of activation to complete your certification attempt. GIAC exams must be proctored through Pearson VUE. Please click the following link for instructions on How to Schedule Your GIAC Proctored Exam GIAC exams are delivered online through a standard web browser.

*No Specific training is required for any GIAC certification. There are many sources of information available regarding the certification objectives' knowledge areas. Practical experience is an option; there are also numerous books on the market covering Computer Information Security. Another option is any relevant courses from training providers, including SANS.*

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