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CISSP Training courses

Online Instructor-led (5 days)

Classroom (5 days)

Online Self-paced (40 hours)

Certified Information Systems Security Professional Course Outline

The following subjects will be taught during this five-day CISSP course:

Security and Risk Management:

  • Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability Concepts
  • Security Governance Principles
  • Compliance
  • Legal and Regulatory Issues
  • Professional Ethics
  • Security Policies, Standards, Procedures, and Guidelines

Asset Security:

  • Information and Asset Classification
  • Ownership
  • Protect Privacy
  • Appropriate Retention
  • Data Security Controls
  • Handling Requirements

Security Architecture and Engineering:

  • Engineering Processes using Secure Design Principles
  • Security Models Fundamental Concepts
  • Security Evaluation Models
  • Security Capabilities of Information Systems
  • Security Architectures, Designs, and Solution Elements Vulnerabilities
  • Web-based Systems Vulnerabilities
  • Mobile Systems Vulnerabilities
  • Embedded Devices and Cyber-Physical Systems Vulnerabilities
  • Cryptography
  • Site and Facility Design Secure Principles
  • Physical Security

Communication and Network Security:

  • Secure Network Architecture Design
  • Secure Network Components
  • Secure Communication Channels
  • Network Attacks

Identity and Access Management (IAM):

  • Physical and Logical Assets Control
  • Identification and Authentication of People and Devices
  • Identity as a Service
  • Third-party Identity Services
  • Access Control Attacks
  • Identity and Access Provisioning Lifecycle

Security Assessment and Testing:

  • Assessment and Test Strategies
  • Security Process Data
  • Security Control Testing
  • Test Outputs
  • Security Architectures Vulnerabilities

Security Operations:

  • Investigations Support and Requirements
  • Logging and Monitoring Activities
  • Provisioning of Resources
  • Foundational Security Operations Concepts
  • Resource Protection Techniques
  • Incident Management
  • Preventative Measures
  • Patch and Vulnerability Management
  • Change Management Processes
  • Recovery Strategies
  • Disaster Recovery Processes and Plans
  • Business Continuity Planning and Exercises
  • Physical Security
  • Personnel Safety Concerns

Software Development Security:

  • Security in the Software Development Lifecycle
  • Development Environment Security Controls
  • Software Security Effectiveness
  • Acquired Software Security Impact

Delegates should purchase the following book which will be used during the course: The Official (ISC)2 Guide to the CISSP CBK Reference, 5th Edition, by John Warsinske.

It might also prove useful to briefly read over some of this guide prior to starting the course to supplement your learning and prepare you for your CISSP training.

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Who Should Attend this CISSP Training Course?

This CISSP training course is suitable for mid- and senior-level managers who are working towards or have already achieved a position such as:

  • Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)
  • Chief Security Officer (CSO)
  • Senior Security Engineer
  • Security Consultant
  • Security Manager
  • Security Auditor
  • Security Architect
  • Network Architect

Prerequisites

No prior certifications are required, but delegates will thrive if they possess experience or knowledge of IS Security

Certified Information Systems Security Professional Course Overview

Our Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) training course aims to supply delegates with a theory-based approach to learning the Information Systems security process and how to apply this process practically to real-life scenarios. The course is based around teaching the eight fundamental domains of Information Security, which provide delegates with all the information they require to obtain a broad understanding of Information Security and pass the CISSP exam.

The CISSP certification is globally recognised as the best Information Systems Security certification for Security Professionals. Our trainers use a theory-based training strategy, allowing for a clear explanation of CISSP terminology and methodology.

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What's included in this CISSP Training Course?

This CISSP course will include: 

  • Exam Pass Guarantee
  • Certificate
  • Experienced Instructor
  • Refreshments 

The following book is required for this training course: The Official (ISC)² Guide to the CISSP CBK Reference, 5th Edition, by John Warsinske, however, this book is not included with the course fee and will need to be purchased separately. This can be done through The Knowledge Academy.

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Online Instructor-led (4 days)

Classroom (4 days)

Online Self-paced (32 hours)

CISSP-ISSAP Training & Certification Outline

The bulk of the course will consist of reviews of the material from each of the six CISSP-ISSAP domains:

  • Competence of the Six Major Domains of the Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) Concentration
  • Consultative and Analytical Process of Information Security
  • Key Concepts and Requirements
  • The Framework of Architecture and Design
  • The Six Domains of the CISSP-ISSAP CBK
  • Access Control Systems and Methodology
  • Critical Requirements
  • Physical Infrastructure
  • Cryptography
  • Cryptographic Methodologies
  • Communication, Compromise, and Misuse
  • Physical Security Integration
  • Physical Security and Personnel Controls
  • Information Systems Security Model
  • Requirements Analysis and Security Standards
  • Awareness of Threats
  • Identification of the Risks and Values of Data
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
  • Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
  • Telecommunications and Network Security
 

This teaching will be supported by discussion sessions and exercises to help you understand and master the material. There will also be final exam preparation and the chance to try practice questions.

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Who should attend this CISSP-ISSAP Training Course?

CISSP-ISSAP is aimed at CISSP holders who wish to demonstrate their knowledge of Systems Security Architecture. It is ideal for:

  • System Architects
  • Chief Technology Officers
  • System and Network Designers
  • Business Analysts
  • Chief Security Officers

Prerequisites

The course itself has no prerequisites, but the certification does.
To receive CISSP-ISSAP certification, you must hold the CISSP certification in good standing and must possess two years cumulative, paid work experience in one or more of the six CISSP-ISSAP domains.

CISSP-ISSAP Training & Certification Overview

This CISSP-ISSAP course is designed as a rigorous preparation for the CISSP-ISSAP exam. The 4-day course reviews all six practice areas of exam as drawn from the (ISC)² Common Body of Knowledge (CBK), providing a complete revision programme for those wishing to receive ISSAP certification. It also includes knowledge assessments, discussions, exercises, practical questions, and more.

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What's included in this CISSP-ISSAP Training Course?

The following is included with this training course:

  • The Knowledge Academy's CISSP-ISSAP Training & Certification Manual
  • Experienced Instructor 
  • Completion Certificate
  • Refreshments

CISSP-ISSAP Training & Certification Exam

This course does not include the CISSP-ISSAP exam; it must be booked separately through Pearson VUE. The exam tests knowledge across the six CISSP-ISSAP domains. It consists of 125 questions and lasts 3 hours. It is marked on a 1000 point scale and the pass mark is 700 out of 1000.

 

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FAQ's

We offer CISSP training courses in locations all over the UK, as well as abroad. We make it easy to find a training venue near you!
No, this CISSP training course does not include the exam. The exam will have to be booked separately through (ISC)2.
Yes. Once you pass the CISSP exam, you become an associate of (ISC)2, then you will have up to six years to gain the relevant experience needed to officially become a CISSP.
An (ISC)2 CISSP certification is valid for three years in total. It is possible to retake the course and exam, or you can earn and submit 120 Continuing Professional Education credits (CPEs) during the three years.
CPE credits are earned by participating in Continuing Professional Education activities. To maintain certifications, you can earn and submit the minimum number of credits required to maintain your certification. The minimum number of CPE credits required to maintain the validity of a CISSP certification is 120 over three years.
Please see our CISSP Training courses available in the United States
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The price for CISSP Training certification in the United States starts from $1795.

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