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Red Team Operations Training Boot Camp

Transform your career in 5 days

At Infosec, we understand that knowledge is power, especially when it comes to combating cyber threats. Our red team certification training is designed to give you the skills and insights to thrive in the world of cybersecurity. With experienced instructors leading the way, you dive deep into the fundamentals of cybercrime assaults and gain firsthand experience in identifying vulnerabilities, executing reconnaissance and breaching networks. But this red team training isn’t just about the dark side; it’s about leveraging your expertise to fortify your organization’s defenses from the inside.

4.6 (158 ratings)

Course essentials

Boot camp at a glance

  • Method

    Live online, in-person or team onsite

  • Duration

    5 days

  • Experience

    3+ years

  • Average salary


What you'll learn

Training overview

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In our exclusive Red Team Operations Boot Camp, you learn to defend against hacking and fraud attacks on your organization — from network vulnerabilities to social-engineering tactics. And you learn from the attacking side! Our experienced instructors lead you through the basics of multiple cybercrime assaults and show you how to use these techniques to improve security at your organization.

This immersive red team certification course is designed to empower you with the seven domains of a Certified Red Team Operations Professional (CRTOP) so you can excel in offensive cybersecurity.

Award-winning training you can trust

What's included

Everything you need to know

  • 90-day extended access to Boot Camp components, including class recordings
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
  • Exam Pass Guarantee
  • Exam voucher
  • Free 90-day Infosec Skills subscription (access to 1,400+ additional courses and labs)
  • Hands-on cyber ranges and labs
  • Knowledge Transfer Guarantee
  • Onsite proctoring of exam
  • Pre-study learning path
  • Unlimited practice exam attempts

Before your boot camp


Prerequisites for the Red Team Operations Certification Boot Camp include:

  • A solid foundation in fundamental information security concepts and professional exposure to penetration testing methodologies and tools
  • A basic understanding of networking concepts is also necessary to grasp the intricacies of red team training

Familiarity with the Windows Operating System is essential and exposure to the Linux Operating System or other Unix-based OS is also recommended for getting the most from the certification program. Most importantly, a strong desire to learn about pentesting and red teaming and a commitment to ethical practices ensures you get the best experience from our comprehensive program.


Training schedule

Day 1
Morning session

Introduction to Red Team Operations

Setting objectives

Afternoon session


Evening session

Optional group & individual study

Schedule may vary from class to class

Day 2
Morning session

Reconnaissance continued

Afternoon session

Target identification

Evening session

Optional group & individual study

Schedule may vary from class to class

Day 3
Morning session

Gaining access

Afternoon session

Establishing foothold and maintaining presence

Evening session

Optional group & individual study

Schedule may vary from class to class

Day 4
Morning session

Establishing foothold and maintaining presence continued

Afternoon session

Completing objectives

Evening session

Optional group & individual study

Schedule may vary from class to class

Day 5
Morning session


Additional Red Team Operations resources

Afternoon session

CRTOP exam review and prep

Take the CRTOP exam

Guaranteed results

Our boot camp guarantees

Exam Pass Guarantee

Exam Pass Guarantee

If you don’t pass your exam on the first attempt, get a second attempt for free. Includes the ability to re-sit the course for free for up to one year (does not apply to CMMC-AB boot camps).

100% Satisfaction Guarantee

100% Satisfaction Guarantee

If you’re not 100% satisfied with your training at the end of the first day, you may withdraw and enroll in a different online or in-person course.

Knowledge Transfer Guarantee

Knowledge Transfer Guarantee

If an employee leaves within three months of obtaining certification, Infosec will train a different employee at the same organization tuition-free for up to one year.

Unlock team training discounts

If you’re like many of our clients, employee certification is more than a goal — it’s a business requirement. Connect with our team to learn more about our training discounts.


Frequently asked questions

What is the purpose of red team training?

Red team training is designed to simulate real-world cyberattacks and assess the security level of an organization. It helps identify vulnerabilities, test defense mechanisms and improve incident response capabilities.

What can I expect to learn in red team training?

Red team training covers a wide range of topics, including offensive security techniques, penetration testing methodologies, social engineering, vulnerability assessment, network and infrastructure exploitation and evasion techniques. Participants will gain practical skills to effectively identify, exploit and mitigate security risks.

What does a red team operator do?

As a red team operator, you’re responsible for simulating real-world cyberattacks to identify vulnerabilities and test the effectiveness of an organization’s security defenses. You and your team will use various offensive techniques, such as social engineering, penetration testing and network exploitation, to emulate the tactics and strategies of potential adversaries. Red team operators can provide valuable insights into an organization’s security weaknesses and help improve its overall resilience against cyber threats.

What are red team skills?

It’s not just being good with computers. red team skills encompass a range of technical and non-technical abilities. Some of the best red team operators have skills including proficiency in penetration testing methodologies, vulnerability assessment, social engineering, exploit development and evasion techniques.

Plus, to be a sought-after red team operator, you should have a strong knowledge of operating systems, networking protocols and security tools. Additionally, red team professionals need critical thinking, problem-solving and communication skills to effectively identify, exploit and communicate security vulnerabilities to stakeholders.

You're in good company


I really appreciate that our instructor was extremely knowledgeable and was able to provide the information in a way that it could be understood. He also provided valuable test-taking strategies that I know not only helped me with this exam, but will help in all exams I take in the future.

Michelle Jemmott, Pentagon


Excellent! Our instructor had a vast background and related the materials to real life. Much better than just teaching the materials to pass an exam ... but he did that as well. He went out of his way in class. The extra materials really benefited us when we returned to our real jobs! Great experience!

John Peck, EPA


The instructor was able to take material that prior to the class had made no sense, and explained it in real-world scenarios that were able to be understood.

Erik Heiss, United States Air Force

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