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Certified Information Systems Security Professional Course Outline

Domain 1: Security and Risk Management

  • Understand and Apply Security Concepts
  • Evaluate and Apply Security Governance Principles
  • Determine Compliance and Other Requirements
  • Legal and Regulatory Issues that Pertain to Information Security in a Global Context
  • Requirements for Investigation Types
  • Develop, Document, and Implement Security Policy, Standards, Procedures, and Guidelines
  • Identify, Analyse, and Prioritise Business Continuity (BC) Requirements
  • Contribute to and Enforce Personnel Security Policies and Procedures
  • Understand and Apply Risk Management Concepts
  • Understand and Apply Threat Modelling Concepts and Methodologies
  • Apply Supply Chain Risk Management (SCRM) Concepts
  • Establish and Maintain a Security Awareness, Education, and Training Programme
  • Understand, Adhare to and Promote Ethics

Domain 2: Asset Security

  • Identify and Classify Information and Assets
  • Establish Information and Asset Handling Requirements
  • Provision Resources Securely
  • Manage Data Lifecycle
  • Ensure Appropriate Asset Retention
  • Data Security Controls and Compliance Requirements

Domain 3: Security Architecture and Engineering

  • Research, Implement, and Manage Engineering Processes Using Secure Design Principles
  • Fundamental Concepts of Security Models
  • Select Controls Based Upon Systems Security Requirements
  • Security Capabilities of Information Systems
  • Assess and Mitigate the Vulnerabilities of Security Architectures, Designs, and Solution Elements
  • Cryptographic Life Cycle
  • Methods of Cryptanalytic Attacks
  • Apply Security Principles to Site and Facility Design
  • Design Site and Facility Security Controls

Domain 4: Communication and Network Security

  • Implement Secure Design Principles in Network Architectures
  • Secure Network Components
  • Implement Secure Communication Channels According to Design

Domain 5: Identity and Access Management (IAM)

  • Control Physical and Logical Access to Assets
  • Manage Identification and Authentication of People, Devices, and Services
  • Integrate Identity as a Third-Party Service
  • Implement and Manage Authorisation Mechanisms
  • Manage the Identity and Access Provisioning Lifecycle
  • Implement Authentication Systems

Domain 6: Security Assessment and Testing

  • Design and Validate Assessment, Test, and Audit Strategies
  • Conduct Security Control Testing
  • Collect Security Process Data
  • Analyse Test Output and Generate Report
  • Conduct or Facilitate Security Audits

Domain 7: Security Operations

  • Understand and Support Investigations
  • Requirements for Investigation Types
  • Conduct Logging and Monitoring Activities
  • Securely Provisioning Resources
  • Understand and Apply Foundational Security Operations Concepts
  • Apply Resource Protection Techniques
  • Conduct Incident Management
  • Operate and Maintain Detective and Preventative Measures
  • Implement and Support Patch and Vulnerability Management
  • Participate in Change Management Processes
  • Implement Recovery Strategies

Domain 8: Software Development Security

  • Integrate Security in the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Identify and Apply Security Controls in Development Environments
  • Assess the Effectiveness of Software Security
  • Assess Security Impact of Acquired Software
  • Define and Apply Secure Coding Guidelines and Standards

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Who should attend this CISSP Certification?

The Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) Training Course is a globally acknowledged credential that demonstrates a high level of expertise in Information Security. This CISSP course can be beneficial for a wide range of professionals, including:

  • Information Security Professionals
  • Security Consultants
  • Security Managers
  • Security Analysts
  • Risk Management Specialists
  • Network Architects
  • Compliance Officers

Prerequisites of the CISSP Certification

There are no formal prerequisites for this CISSP Certification.

Certified Information Systems Security Professional Course Overview

CISSP Training Course is a critical pillar in cybersecurity. In an era marked by escalating cyber threats, the need for individuals with comprehensive knowledge of Information Security is paramount. This CISSP course equips professionals with the expertise needed to safeguard critical data, mitigate risks, and ensure that robust security measures are in place.

Proficiency in this CISSP Training is imperative in a world where cyberattacks are relentless. This qualification is indispensable for professionals such as IT Managers, Security Consultants, and Network Architects who are entrusted with protecting sensitive data. Mastery of CISSP opens doors to career growth and exemplifies commitment to securing organisations against evolving cyber threats. Individuals aiming to lead and excel in the field of Information Security can benefit from attending this course.

The Knowledge Academy’s 5-day best online CISSP Training is designed to provide delegates with a rapid and comprehensive understanding of key CISSP concepts. Through interactive sessions, real-world case studies, and expert guidance, delegates will gain valuable insights into security policies, risk management, cryptography, and access control systems.

Course Objectives

  • To master key CISSP domains, including security and risk management, asset security, and communication and network security
  • To gain proficiency in security engineering, identity and access management, and security assessment and testing
  • To understand the legal, ethical, and regulatory issues pertaining to information security
  • To learn to develop and manage security policies, standards, procedures, and guidelines
  • To explore cryptography and its applications in securing data
  • To acquire expertise in security architecture and design
  • To discover methods for security operations and software development security

After completing this best CISSP Training online, delegates will be armed with the knowledge and skills required to advance their careers in the Information Security domain. This CISSP Certification is the launchpad for individuals aspiring to become elite CISSP-certified professionals in the ever-changing landscape of cybersecurity.

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What’s included in this CISSP Certification Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • CISSP Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Montreal is the largest city in the province of Quebec and is the 9th largest city in the whole of the continent of North America. The city is named after the hill in the heart on the city called Mount Royal. It has and estimated population of roughly 1.65 million people. Education in Canada is mostly free and publicly funded. It is overseen by the federal, provincial and local governments, with the education within provincial jurisdiction and the curriculum overseen by the province. Education is compulsory in most provinces up to the age of 16. Parents can choose between sending their children to one of the public schools or they can sent them to a fee paying private school. Those who live in Montreal and find that picking a secondary school is a fraught decision involving school zones and ratings. Royal West Academy is one of the most prestigious schools in Montreal. It is a public Anglophone secondary school that performs excellently academically. Royal West Academy is part of the English Montreal School Board. The schools mission is to provide a structured environment for those who are committed to academic study. They offer top computer training courses and have an appreciation for the arts, social issues and community responsibilities. To enter this school students must pass an entrance exam due to the limit places that are available. Canada’s higher has a very good reputation. However there is no formal ranking system and students will often choose colleges and universities bases on geographic convenience and the reputation of a particular course. Montreal has the highest concentration of post-secondary students of all major cities in North America. There are 4 universities, seven degree awarding institutions and 12 CEGEPS (publicly funded pre‑university college in the province of Quebec) in a 5 mile radius. The University of Montreal is the second largest research university in the country. It is ranked 115th in the world and is the 5th highest ranked Canadian university in the world rankings. The university is affiliated with two other higher education institutions in the area; the École Polytechnique de Montréal (School of Engineering) and HEC Montréal (School of Business). The school of business is widely regarded as being one of the best business schools in Canada. The University of Montreal is a Francophone institute which means the lessons are taught predominantly in French.

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Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's CISSP Certification, 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.

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CISSP Certification FAQs

The CISSP Certification Course is a universally acknowledged, vendor-neutral benchmark that verifies the technical expertise and practical experience of IT security professionals in executing and overseeing security programmes. It is a highly coveted credential within the IT industry, sought after by a multitude of professionals.
While CISSP is an advanced certification, beginners can pursue it with dedication and preparation. However, it's advisable to have some experience in the field of information security before attempting the CISSP exam.
Yes, the CISSP Certificate remains in high demand, reflecting the ongoing need for skilled cybersecurity professionals globally. As organisations increasingly prioritise information security and data protection, the demand for CISSP-certified experts continues to grow, offering strong career prospects in the field. Elevate your career prospects with The Knowledge Academy’s CISSP Course.
To become CISSP certified, you need to pass the CISSP exam, which assesses your knowledge and skills in various domains of information security.
To be eligible for the CISSP Certificate, candidates need to pass the exam and have a minimum of 5 years of paid, full-time work experience in at least 2 or more of the 8 domains of the CISSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK).
A CISSP Certificate is valid for 3 years in total. It is possible to retake the CISSP Courses and CISSP exam, or you can earn and submit 120 Continuing Professional Education credits (CPEs) during the 3 years.
Upon completion of the CISSP Course, you will receive a certificate of completion from us via mail, which confirms that you have successfully completed the course.
Before starting the CISSP Course, it's highly recommended to have a strong foundational knowledge of Information Security concepts and practices, including understanding of cybersecurity principles, risk management, and access control.
The CISSP Certification exam covers a broad range of information security topics, including security and risk management, asset security, security architecture and engineering, communication and network security, identity and access management, security assessment and testing, security operations, and software development security.
To take the CISSP Certification exam, first, ensure you meet the eligibility requirements, then register for the exam through (ISC)² or an authorised testing center, and choose the exam format. After successful completion, you can apply for the CISSP Certification, which enhances your career prospects in the field of Information Security.
The CISSP exam duration is 3 hours, containing 100 to 150 questions that test a wide range of information security topics.
While CISSP certification does not strictly require prior experience, it is highly recommended to have a solid foundation in information security concepts, practices, and technologies before attempting the exam to increase your chances of success.
No, the CISSP exam is not an open book test. Candidates are not permitted to bring any reference materials into the exam room.
Yes, the CISSP certification is globally recognised, showcasing expertise in information security across various industries and organisations worldwide.
The salary of CISSP certified professionals varies based on factors like experience and location. On average, CISSP-certified individuals earn competitive salaries, with the average annual income ranging from £45,000 to £95,000 or more, depending on factors like company and job role.
The Knowledge Academy stands out as a prestigious training provider known for its extensive course offerings, expert instructors, adaptable learning formats, and industry recognition. It's a dependable option for those seeking CISSP Certification.
The training fees for CISSP Certification certification in Montreal starts from CAD6395
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for CISSP Certification.
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