Web Application Security Training Overview

Web Application Security Training​ Course Outline


Module 1: Introduction to Web Application Security

  • What is Web Application Security?
  • Working of Web Application Security
  • Web Application Lifecycle Maintenance
  • Importance of Web Application Security
  • Web Application Security Vs. Network Security

Module 2: Security Fundamentals

  • Input Validation
  • Attack Surface Reduction
  • Classify and Prioritise Threats

Module 3: Authentication

  • Overview of Access Control
  • Two-Factor and Three-Factor Authentication
  • Web Application Authentication
  • Securing Password-Based Authentication
  • Secure Authentication Best Practices

Module 4: Authorisation

  • Session Management Fundamentals
  • Securing Web Application Session Management

Module 5: Browser Security Principles

  • Define Same Origin Policy
  • Same Origin Policy Exceptions
  • Cross-Site Scripting
  • Cross-Site Request Forgery

Module 6: Database Security Principles

  • Structured Query Language (SQL) Injection
  • Stored Procedure Security

Module 7: File Security Principles

  • Keep Source Code Secret
  • Security Thoughts Obscurity
  • Forceful Browsing
  • Directory Traversal

Module 8: Secure Development Methodologies

  • Penetration Testing
  • Security Patch
  • Holistic Approach to Application Security
  • Industry Standard Secure Development Methodologies and Maturity Models

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Who should attend this Web Application Security Training Course?

This Web Application Security Course is designed for a wide range of individuals who are keen to enhance their understanding and skills in the realm of web application security. This course can benefit a wide range of professionals, including: 

  • Web Developers 
  • Software Engineers 
  • Security Professionals 
  • IT Managers 
  • System Administrators 
  • Quality Assurance Professionals 
  • Information Security Analysts 
  • Ethical Hackers and Penetration Testers 

Prerequisites of the Web Application Security Training Course 

There are no formal prerequisites for this Web Application Security Course.

Web Application Security Training​ Course Overview

Web application security is a principal component of any web-based business. It involves the security of websites and web applications. The application security principles are primarily applied to the Internet and Web systems. An introduction to web application security will be the opening topic for this course. This will be followed by web application lifecycle maintenance and web application security dissimilarity to network security.

The Knowledge Academy’s Web Application Security Training will equip delegates with the knowledge of security fundamentals. Delegates will learn about web application security principles comprising the following:

  • Browser security principles
  • Database security principles
  • File security principles

During this 1-day course, delegates will gain knowledge of authentication fundamentals. They will get an understanding of how to secure password-based authentication. The authorisation is another essential topic to be covered under this course. Delegates will learn about different secure development methodologies. Post completion of this course, delegates will get an understanding of the comprehensive approach to application security.

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What’s included in this Web Application Security Training Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors    
  • Web Application Security Training Certificate 
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Ways to take this course

Experience live, interactive learning from home with The Knowledge Academy's Online Instructor-led Web Application Security Training. Engage directly with expert instructors, mirroring the classroom schedule for a comprehensive learning journey. Enjoy the convenience of virtual learning without compromising on the quality of interaction.

Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's Web Application Security Training, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

Experience the most sought-after learning style with The Knowledge Academy's Web Application Security Training. Available in 490+ locations across 190+ countries, our hand-picked Classroom venues offer an invaluable human touch. Immerse yourself in a comprehensive, interactive experience with our expert-led Web Application Security Training sessions.


Highly experienced trainers

Boost your skills with our expert trainers, boasting 10+ years of real-world experience, ensuring an engaging and informative training experience


State of the art training venues

We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible


Small class sizes

Our Classroom courses with limited class sizes foster discussions and provide a personalised, interactive learning environment


Great value for money

Achieve certification without breaking the bank. Find a lower price elsewhere? We'll match it to guarantee you the best value

Streamline large-scale training requirements with The Knowledge Academy’s In-house/Onsite Web Application Security Training at your business premises. Experience expert-led classroom learning from the comfort of your workplace and engage professional development.


Tailored learning experience

Leverage benefits offered from a certification that fits your unique business or project needs


Maximise your training budget

Cut unnecessary costs and focus your entire budget on what really matters, the training.


Team building opportunity

Our Web Application Security Training offers a unique chance for your team to bond and engage in discussions, enriching the learning experience beyond traditional classroom settings


Monitor employees progress

The course know-how will help you track and evaluate your employees' progression and performance with relative ease

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Web Application Security Training FAQs

Please arrive at the venue at 8:45am.
There are no formal prerequisites for attending this course.
Anyone who is looking to maintain information security, secure web-based application and services can attend this course.
We can provide support via phone & email prior to attending, during and after the course.
Delegate pack consisting of course notes and exercises, Manual, Experienced Instructor, and Refreshments
This course is 1 day.
Once your booking has been placed and confirmed, you will receive an email which contains your course location, course overview, pre-course reading material (if required), course agenda and payment receipts
The training fees for Web Application Security Training certification in the United Kingdom starts from £1295
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Web Application Security Training.
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Best price in the industry

You won't find better value in the marketplace. If you do find a lower price, we will beat it.


Many delivery methods

Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style.


High quality resources

Resources are included for a comprehensive learning experience.

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