Cyber First Responder On-Demand Incident Response Training Class

On-Demand: Cyber First Responder Incident Response Training Class


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On-Demand: Cyber First Responder Incident Response Training Class

Cybersecurity first responders need to react quickly to identify security breaches and minimize potential losses. Our Cyber First Responder Incident Response Training Class is a student favorite and has helped many IT teams learn the latest best practices for responding to malware, cloud breaches, network intrusions & more! Plus, you can take this on-demand course on YOUR schedule. Train on your own, or contact us for a group discount for your entire IT team.

You’ll get hands-on experience practicing the fundamentals of cybersecurity incident response, including incident classification and triage, chain of custody documentation, evidence preservation, remediation, and more!

Who Should Take This Class:

  • IT staff tasked with responsibility for detection and triage of security incidents
  • Help Desk staff that may be the first point of contact for reports of suspicious activity
  • Security team members who are involved in incident response and/or planning
  • Anyone with a general technical background who might be asked to respond to a suspected cybersecurity incident

Cyber First Responder Incident Response Training Class Topics Include:

  • Incident detection, response planning, and triage
  • Evidence preservation fundamentals
  • Network-based evidence acquisition
  • Hard drive imaging
  • Volatile evidence collection (RAM & more)
  • Cloud breach response

3 Reasons to Take our Cyber First Responder Incident Response Training Class

  1. Reduce your risk! IT teams that are trained to quickly identify and stop an incident may be able to stop an attack before data is breached or dramatically decrease the financial and PR damages from a cyberattack.
  2. Reduce breach costs! With today’s continuously evolving cyberattacks and zero-day exploits, it’s only a matter of time until your organization faces a cyberattack. IBM found that faster breach identification reduced costs by over $1 million.
  3. Expert training! Our cyber first responder incident response training class is taught by IR expert, Matt Durrin. Matt speaks and trains at major industry conferences such as Black Hat and RSA and is a published author. You can also schedule a live Q & A session for questions!


  • Lectures – 4+ hours of on-demand video, organized into 4 modules
  • Lab solution walkthroughs – 3+ hours of on-demand video walkthroughs stepping through the lab solutions
  • Labs – hands-on access to 9 labs, up to 80 hours of time

On-Demand Format:

Learn at your own pace! You get 90 days of access to our Cyber First Responder course and lab environment, which can be extended on a monthly basis if desired (for an additional monthly fee).

Student Equipment/Software:

  • To take our on-demand Cyber First Response Incident Response Training class, students will need to use a Windows, Mac or Linux computer to access the lab environment. A tablet/iPad will NOT work.
  • Students will need a reliable internet connection and the ability to connect to the remote lab using Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) from a non-standard port


Looking for a private in-person class or have a tax-exempt certificate? Contact us for details.

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Matt Durrin
Director of Training and Research
LMG Security

Matt Durrin is the Director of Training and Research at LMG Security and a Senior Consultant with the organization. He is an instructor at the international Black Hat USA conference, where he has taught classes on ransomware and data breaches. Matt has conducted cybersecurity seminars, tabletop exercises and classes for thousands of attendees in all sectors, including banking, retail, healthcare, government, and more. He is also the co-author of a new book, Ransomware and Cyber Extortion: Response and PreventionA seasoned cybersecurity and IT professional, Matt specializes in ransomware response and research, as well as deployment of proactive cybersecurity solutions. Matt holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of Montana, and his malware research has been featured on NBC Nightly News.