PHP Developer


The PHP learning path includes a variety of  security courses that will vary depending on whether you are seeking core, advanced or elite paths. It is designed to provide PHP developers with a solid foundation of security features necessary to develop server-side web application logic.

The PHP learning path offers secure coding best practices to develop back-end web services connection components and support front-end developers. Learners will be able to apply these security best practices to the entire web application development life cycle from concept stage to delivery and post launch.


  • AWA 101 Fundamentals of Application Security
  • AWA 102 Secure Software Concepts
  • COD 102-108 Fundamentals of SDLC Security Series (7)
  • COD 153 Fundamentals of Secure AJAX Code
  • ENG 205 Fundamentals of Threat Modeling


  • COD 255 Creating Secure Code – Web API Foundations
  • COD 256 Creating Secure Code – Ruby on Rails
  • COD 259 Node.js Threats and Vulnerabilities
  • COD 261-266 Secure Scripting Series (6)
  • COD 281-284Creating Secure Java Code Series (4)
  • COD 361-364 Creating Secure HTML5 Code Series (4)
  • DES 202-205 Fundamentals of Cryptography Series
  • DES 222-231 Applying OWASP 2017: Mitigations Series (10)
  • TST 222-231 Testing for OWASP 2017 Series (10)


  • DES 101 Fundamentals of Secure Architecture
  • DES 212 Architecture Risk Analysis and Remediation
  • DES 311 Creating Secure Application Architecture
  • ENG 191-195 Integrating the MS SDL into your SDLC Series (5)
  • ENG 211 How to Create Application Security Design Requirements
  • ENG 311 Attack Surface Analysis & Reduction
  • ENG 312 How to Perform a Security Code Review

Learning Path Details

Number of Courses: 57

Total Duration: 27 hours

Total CPE Credits: 32