Students must be 18 years of age, possess a high school diploma, or General Equivalency Diploma (GED), or Home School Diploma.
To be eligible to apply for the ECSA exam, students must either attend an official training class (from an Authorized Training Provider) OR have at least two years of information security related experience. To be eligible to apply for the LPT (Master) Exam, students must either be an ECSA member in good standing, have a minimum of 2 years working experience in penetration testing, or have any other approved industry certifications such as OSCP or GPEN certification.
Students who complete an Advanced Business Learning EC-Council program are automatically eligible to sit for the certification exam due to their Authorized Training Provider status.
EC-Council Organization Certification Exam Requirements
To be certified for ECSA, students must pass the certification exam with a minimum score of 70% or higher during the allotted 4-hour period to complete the 150-question exam. For the LPT certification, students must successfully complete the 5-day iLabs penetration test exam.