CREST Registered Penetration Tester (CRT)

The CREST Registered Penetration Tester examination is recognised by the NCSC as providing the minimum standard for CHECK Team Member status and is designed to assess a candidate’s ability to carry out basic vulnerability assessment and penetration testing tasks. The CREST Registered penetration tester exam is a practical assessment where the candidate will be expected to find known vulnerabilities across common network, application and database technologies and a multiple choice section aimed at assessing the candidates technical knowledge. In order to book to take the examination, the candidate must hold a valid CPSA pass.

Course syllabus:

  1. Soft Skills and Assessment Management

  2. Core Technical Skills

  3. Background Information Gathering & Open Source

  4. Networking Equipment

  5. Microsoft Windows Security Assessment

  6. Unix Security Assessment

  7. Web Technologies

  8. Web Testing Methodologies

  9. Web Testing Techniques

  10. Databases