Foundational Application Security Training

The ultimate application security primer for managers, architects, and non-technical staff.

Class Duration

  • 1 day

Class Synopsis

The Foundational Application Security Training (FAST) course is a one-day class focused on explaining the fundamentals of applications and their security. This lecture-focused class is designed to allow managers, product owners, support staff and non-developers understand application security. This lecture includes what makes up the various modern application technologies, the application development process, what vulnerabilities and risk are exposed via applications and how the attacks happen. This course will enable organizations to improve how they focus on application security while continuing to increase the coordination between the various teams including development, project management, product owners, IT, and security. Attendees will be able to understand and explain the various risks and controls within a secure modern application environment.


  • Introduction - Why focus on Application Security?
  • Security Foundation
    • CIA
    • Identity and Access Management
    • Security Controls
  • Security by Design Principles
  • Design best practices to build secure software
  • Securing the dev lifecycle
    • Waterfall vs Agile
  • Testing tools
  • OWASP® Top 10 Vulnerabilities
  • Definitions and and risk discussion
  • Web Penetration Testing
    • Scoping
    • Prepping
    • Testing Methodology
    • Reporting


This class has no prerequisites. It is lecture-based, therefore there are no laptop requirements.



flat rate

up to 30 students

*Price does not include travel or cost of additional instructors for larger classes.

  • Best for Corporate Training
  • In person, on-site
  • Lecture only
  • Your venue



per student price

minimum 15 students

*Price does not include travel.

  • Best for Events
  • In person, on-site
  • Lecture only
  • Your venue