CISSP is the premier certification for today’s information systems security professional. It remains the premier certification because the sponsoring organization, the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, Inc. (ISC)2 ®, regularly updates the test by using subject matter experts (SMEs) to make sure the material and the questions are relevant in today’s security environment. By defining eight security domains that comprise a CBK, industry standards for the information systems security professional have been established. The skills and knowledge you gain in this course will help you master the eight CISSP domains and ensure your credibility and success within the information systems security field.
This course is intended for experienced IT security-related practitioners, auditors, consultants, investigators, or instructors, including network or security analysts and engineers, network administrators, information security specialists, and risk management professionals, who are pursuing CISSP training and certification to acquire the credibility and mobility to advance within their current computer security careers or to migrate to a related career. Through the study of all eight CISSP CBK domains, students will validate their knowledge by meeting the necessary preparation requirements to qualify to sit for the CISSP certification exam. Additional CISSP certification requirements include a minimum of five years of direct professional work experience in two or more fields related to the eight CBK security domains, or a college degree and four years of experience.
(ISC)2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®)
Length of exam: 3 hours
Number of questions: 100 - 150
Question format: Multiple choice and advanced innovative questions
Passing grade: 700 out of 1000 points
Exam language availability: English
Testing center: (ISC)2 Authorized PPC and PVTC Select Pearson VUE Testing Centers
In this course, you will identify and reinforce the major security subjects from the eight domains of the (ISC)2 CISSP CBK.
Lesson 1: Security and Risk Management
Lesson 2: Asset Security
Lesson 3: Security Architecture and Engineering
Lesson 4: Communication and Network Security
Lesson 5: Identity and Access Management
Lesson 6: Security Assessment and Testing
Lesson 7: Security Operations
Lesson 8: Software Development Security
Students receive a certificate of completion at the end of class
It is highly recommended that students have obtained CompTIA® Network+® or Security+® certifications, or possess equivalent professional experience upon entering CISSP training.
It will be beneficial if students have one or more of the following security-related or technology-related certifications or equivalent industry experience: