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Training course outline
Modern organisations face the constant threat of cyber attacks. Creating an effective cyber risk strategy to identify and mitigate the risk of cyber crime is the only way to ensure your survival. However, cyber security management planning can be complex and costly. With so many standards, best practices and technical controls to choose from, how do you get started on your plan?
This fully accredited three-day course gives you the knowledge to create a plan that not only includes the selection of technical countermeasures (controls) but also considers the people, processes, governance, leadership and culture of your organisation.
The course will help you:
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We want to reassure our clients that all training courses will go ahead as scheduled during the current COVID-19 situation. Our Classroom / Live Online delivery option enables you to attend either in person or online. Please also refer to our COVID-19 policy.
Managing Cyber Security Risk training course benefits
Designed by experts
We’re acknowledged leaders in cyber and information security with years of practical, hands-on experience.
Delivered by professionals
Taught by a real-world practitioner with extensive experience of delivering effective cyber security programmes to organisations worldwide.
Gain practical experience
Use tools and real-life examples to learn how to plan and implement a cyber security risk strategy.
Participate in group discussions and practical exercises, and explore case studies throughout the course.
Learn from anywhere
Choose whether you attend Live Online or in person at one of our training venues in Ely or London.
See what our previous learners think about this course
found the course content to meet their expectations
agreed the course content was relevant
thought adequate course materials were provided
This is a good course covering cyber security risk management requirements. The course structure is built around a cyber security resilience maturity model, so while the cyber threat is constant, it does give a path to cyber risk compliance appropriate to size and budget of the organisation. The course follows the familiar learn at pace with follow-up exam model, provides useful course materials including details of standards and websites to follow-up afterwards. Recommended."
Who should attend this course?
This course is aimed at IT Security Managers, IT Consultants, IT Auditors, IT Risk managers and anyone interested in the field of cyber security
Your Learning Path
Find out how the Managing Cyber Security Risk Training Course will help you start or enhance your knowledge and career.
This course is an essential component of the following learning path:
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What equipment do I need?
You will need a laptop for the duration of your course and exam.
Course duration and times
Day 1: 09:30pm – 5:00pm
Day 2: 09:30pm – 5:00pm
Day 3: 09:30pm – 5:00pm
Are there any prerequisites for this course?
While there are no formal entry requirements, all delegates are expected to have a practical understanding of information security.
Is there any recommended reading?
We recommended purchasing one or more of the following:
Exams and qualifications
Managing Cyber Security Risk exam
Candidates take the Managing Cyber Security Risk (CMCSR) exam set by IBITGQ ( International Board for IT Governance Qualifications ) at the end of the course.
This course is equivalent to:
What qualifications will I receive?
Managing Cyber Security Risk (CMCSR).
This course is accredited by IBITGQ (International Board for IT Governance Qualifications).
IBITGQ (International Board for IT Governance Qualifications) is a personnel certification body that certifies individuals in the field of IT governance.
IBITGQ is accredited to the ISO/IEC 17024:2012 standard ( Conformity assessment – General requirements for bodies operating certification of persons ) by IAS (International Accreditation Service). ISO 17024 is a global, industry-recognised benchmark, and qualifications accredited to this standard are recognised and highly valued by employers throughout the world.
You can demonstrate your professional and practical knowledge and expertise by registering your qualification on the IBITGQ/ GASQ successful candidate register .
Do I need to bring proof of identity?
Delegates must bring a photographic ID with them as the invigilator my request to check it before the exam.
How will I receive my exam results and certificates?
Can exams be retaken?
If you are unsuccessful on the first attempt, you can retake the exam for an additional fee. You can email us to schedule the retest for the exam.
Ways to learn
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Our instructor-led Classroom / Live Online courses give you the flexibility of attending a classroom course, either in person or by joining the classroom course online.
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