Information security training in Washington, DC from SANS Institute, the global leader in information security training. At SANSFIRE 2017, SANS offers more than 45 hands-on, immersion-style security training courses taught by real-world practitioners. The site of SANSFIRE 2017 (July 22-29) is Washington Marriott Wardman Park. Event Schedule One-Day Course: Begins on Sunday, July 23 Two-Day Courses: Begin on Saturday, July 22 Four-, Five-, and Six-Day Courses: Begin on Monday, July 24 NetWars Tournaments: Thursday, July 27 and Friday, July 28 at 6:30 p.m. Many of our courses, which cover all disciplines, are associated with a GIAC Certification and OnDemand Bundles.