Please Note: Effective May 1, 2021, the CISSP exam will be based on a new exam outline. Some domains weights will change. Please refer to the and our for details.
Important Exam Delivery Information
Limited space is available to take your CISSP exam online February 22-28, 2021. All successful examination results during the pilot test will be valid for applying for (ISC)² certification.
Participation in the pilot program is limited, so act now.
(ISC)² Online Exam Proctoring Frequently Asked Questions
This Official (ISC)2 CISSP Training online self-paced course helps candidates prepare for the rigorous CISSP certification exam anytime, anywhere without sacrificing quality for convenience. Training provides in-depth review of information security concepts and industry best practices, with comprehensive coverage of the eight domains of the CISSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK). All learning activities are designed to increase abilities and acumen required to successfully implement and manage security programs in any organization or government entity.
Throughout this self-paced learning experience, students have on-demand access to video content from (ISC)2 Authorized Instructors – certified CISSPs and subject matter experts in the field. Course activities draw from real-world scenarios and industry topics to reinforce content and increase knowledge retention. Instructor Q&As follow discussion of every CISSP exam domain, offering real-world advice, tips and lessons learned from previous candidates.
CISSP Online Self-Paced Training includes:
- ● Access to recordings and course content for 180 days from time of purchase
- ● Official (ISC)2 Student Training Guide (electronic format)
- ● More than 300 pre-recorded videos totaling nearly 30 hours of expert instruction
- ● Interactive flash cards to reinforce learning
- ● Independent reading and learning activities
- ● Case studies and real-world scenarios
- ● Knowledge checks after each domain
- ● Post-course assessment questions to gauge exam readiness
This training course is intended for professionals who have at least 5 years of recent full-time professional work experience in 2 or more of the 8 domains of the CISSP CBK and are pursuing CISSP training and certification to acquire the credibility and mobility to advance within their current information security careers. The training seminar is ideal for those working in positions such as, but not limited to:
- ● Security Consultant
- ● Security Manager
- ● IT Director/Manager
- ● Security Auditor
- ● Security Architect
- ● Security Analyst
- ● Security Systems Engineer
- ● Chief Information Security Officer
- ● Director of Security
- ● Network Architect
- ● Security and Risk Management
- ● Asset Security
- ● Security Architecture and Engineering
- ● Communication and Network Security
- ● Identity and Access Management (IAM)
- ● Security Assessment and Testing
- ● Security Operations
- ● Software Development Security
- ● Understand and apply fundamental concepts and methods related to the fields of information technology and security.
- ● Align overall organizational operational goals with security functions and implementations.
- ● Understand how to protect assets of the organization as they go through their lifecycle.
- ● Understand the concepts, principles, structures, and standards used to design, implement, monitor, and secure operating systems, equipment, networks, applications, and those controls used to enforce various levels of confidentiality, integrity, and availability.
- ● Implement system security through the application of security design principals and the application of appropriate security control mitigations for vulnerabilities present in common information system types and architectures.
- ● Understand the importance of cryptography and the security services it can provide in today’s digital and information age.
- ● Understand the impact of physical security elements on information system security and apply secure design principals to evaluate or recommend appropriate physical security protections.
- ● Understand the elements that comprise communication and network security coupled with a thorough description of how the communication and network systems function.
- ● List the concepts and architecture that define the associated technology and implementation systems and protocols at Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model layers 1–7.
- ● Identify standard terms for applying physical and logical access controls to environments related to their security practice.
- ● Appraise various access control models to meet business security requirements.
- ● Name primary methods for designing and validating test and audit strategies that support business requirements.
- ● Enhance and optimize an organization’s operational function and capacity by applying and utilizing appropriate security controls and countermeasures.
- ● Recognize risks to an organization’s operational endeavors, and assess specific threats, vulnerabilities, and controls.
- ● Understand the System Lifecycle (SLC) and the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and how to apply security to it, and identify which security control(s) are appropriate for the development environment, and assess the effectiveness of software security.
The Official (ISC)² CISSP 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 CISSP training seminar is the only CISSP training available that provides college credits. For more information click here.
If you are purchasing this course outside of North America please contact your regional office directly for pricing and purchasing information.
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