Learn. Find. Hack.

Enrol for our leading hands-on web app pen testing course.

The only hands-on web app pen testing course in NZ.

Taught by a seasoned pen tester, learn the practical knowledge, skills, methodologies and tools to identify and exploit vulnerabilities in real world web applications.

This short course will be deployed in CPA’s private lab environment.


Coming soon.

9:30am - 5.00pm.

Newmarket, Auckland.

$1,319 + GST

Who’s it for?

  • Individuals looking to develop their career in web application penetration testing

  • Web application developers

  • Website designers and architects

  • General security practitioners

  • IT admins

Participants should have a general understanding of web technologies and a basic working knowledge of the Linux command line.


By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Approach web app pen testing using a proven process and methodology.

  • Understand how hackers think and how they compromise applications.

  • Identify vulnerability types, exploitation methods and techniques.

  • Use common web app tools.

  • Proficiently test web app security.

  • Undertake authentication testing, application mapping, identity management, authorisation, session management, input validation and error handling testing.

I’d absolutely recommend the CPA program. The tutor was incredibly knowledgable and had deep experience in cybersecurity. His knowledge, matched with the hands-on exercises gave me invaluable awareness and training.
— Peter Murray, IT Infrastructure Technical Specialist, Frucor-Suntory