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Official (ISC)² CBK Online Training Seminars for the SSCP

Please note: Effective November 1, 2021, the SSCP exam will be based on a new exam outline. Some domain names and weights will change.  Please refer to the SSCP Exam Outline and our FAQs for details.

SSCP Course Overview

Led by an (ISC)² authorized instructor, the Official (ISC)² SSCP CBK Training Seminar provides a comprehensive review of information security concepts and industry best practices, covering the 7 domains of the SSCP CBK:

  • Access Controls
  • Security Operations and Administration
  • Risk Identification, Monitoring, and Analysis
  • Incident Response and Recovery
  • Cryptography
  • Networks and Communications Security
  • Systems and Application Security

Several types of activities are used throughout the course to reinforce topics and increase knowledge retention. These activities include open ended questions from the instructor to the students, matching and poll questions, group activities, open/closed questions, and group discussions. This interactive learning technique is based on sound adult learning theories.

This training course will help candidates review and refresh their information security knowledge and help identify areas they need to study for the SSCP exam and features:

  • Official (ISC)² courseware
  • Taught by an authorized (ISC)² instructor
  • Student handbook in electronic format
  • Interactive Online Flash Cards
  • Post-course Assessment
  • Collaboration with classmates
  • Real-world learning activities and scenarios

ACE CREDIT

The Official (ISC)² SSCP CBK Training Seminar has earned ACE CREDIT. Students who complete the course can apply for 2 undergraduate credits at participating universities and colleges. (ISC)²’s SSCP training seminar is the only SSCP training available that provides college credits. For more information click here.

Who should attend?

This training course is intended for those with proven technical skills and practical, hand-on security knowledge in operational IT roles. The candiate is required to have a minimum of 1 year of cumulative paid full-time work experience in 1 of the 7 domains of the SSCP CBK. The training seminar is ideal for those working in positions such as, but not limited to:

  • Network Security Engineer
  • Systems/Network Administrator
  • Security Analyst
  • Systems Engineer
  • Security Consultant/Specialist
  • Security Administrator
  • Systems/Network Analyst
  • Database Administrator

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the different Access Control systems and how they should be implemented to protect the system and data using the different levels of confidentiality, integrity, and availability
  • Understand the processes necessary for working with management and information owners, custodians, and users so that proper data classifications are defined. This will ensure the proper handling of all hard copy and electronic information as it is applied by the Security Operations and Administration
  • The Risk Identification, Monitoring, and Analysis Domain identifies the how to identify, measure, and control losses associated with adverse events. You will review, analyze, select, and evaluate safeguards for mitigating risk
  • Identify how to handle Incident Response and Recovery using consistent, applies approaches including the use of the Business Continuity Plan (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP) concepts in order to mitigate damages, recover business operations, and avoid critical business interruption; and emergency response and post-disaster recovery
  • Identify and differentiate key cryptographic concepts and how to apply them, implement secure protocols, key management concepts, key administration and validation, and Public Key Infrastructure as it applies to securing communications in the presence of third parties
  • Define and identify the Networks and Communications Security needed to secure network structure, data transmission methods, transport formats, and the security measures used to maintain integrity, availability, authentication, and confidentiality of the information being transmitted
  • The Systems and Application Security section identifies and defines technical and non-technical attacks and how an organization can protect itself from these attacks including the concepts in endpoint device security, cloud infrastructure security, securing big data systems, and securing virtual environments
Select Certification Dates/Schedule Region
SSCP CBK Online Instructor-Led NAR Apr 27 - Jun 17, 2021 [ET] Tues/Thur 1900-2130 ET
Week 1 Apr 27, 29
Week 2 May 4, 6
Week 3 May 11, 13
Week 4 May 18, 20
Week 5 May 25, 27
Week 6 Jun 1, 3
Week 7 Jun 8, 10
Week 8 Jun 15, 17
North America ET
SSCP CBK 5-Day Online Instructor-Led NAR May 17-21, 2021 [ET] Mon-Fri 0800-1700 ET
Day 1 May 17
Day 2 May 18
Day 3 May 19
Day 4 May 20
Day 5 May 21
North America ET
SSCP CBK 5-Day Online Instructor-Led NAR Jun 21-25, 2021 [ET] Mon-Fri 0800-1700 ET
Day 1 Jun 21
Day 2 Jun 22
Day 3 Jun 23
Day 4 Jun 24
Day 5 Jun 25
North America ET
SSCP CBK 8-Week Online Instructor-Led NAR Jul 13 - Sep 02, 2021 [ET] Tues/Thur 1900-2130 ET
Week 1 Jul 13, 15
Week 2 Jul 20, 22
Week 3 Jul 27, 29
Week 4 Aug 3, 5
Week 5 Aug 10, 12
Week 6 Aug 17, 19
Week 7 Aug 24, 26
Week 8 Aug 31, Sep 2
North America ET
SSCP CBK 5-Day Online Instructor-Led NAR Aug 02-06, 2021 [ET] Mon-Fri 0800-1700 ET
Day 1 Aug 2
Day 2 Aug 3
Day 3 Aug 4
Day 4 Aug 5
Day 5 Aug 6
North America ET
SSCP CBK 5-Day Online Instructor-Led NAR Sep 20-24, 2021 [ET] Mon-Fri 0800-1700 ET
Day 1 Sep 20
Day 2 Sep 21
Day 3 Sep 22
Day 4 Sep 23
Day 5 Sep 24
North America ET
SSCP CBK 5-Day Online Instructor-Led NAR Oct 18-22, 2021 [ET] Mon-Fri 0800-1700 ET
Day 1 Oct 18
Day 2 Oct 19
Day 3 Oct 20
Day 4 Oct 21
Day 5 Oct 22
North America ET