Training course outline
This fully accredited, four-day course gives you the skills required to deliver infrastructure, application, information and operational cyber security by implementing appropriate technical and organisational controls. It also prepares you to pass the internationally recognised IBITGQ C CS P exam on the first attempt.
The course content is aligned with CyBOK v1.1 . Approved by the NCSC, CyBOK defines and codifies the foundational knowledge required for a cyber security professional.
This Practitioner-level training focuses on building the knowledge associated with the CyBOK categories:
The course covers:
COVID-19: remote delivery options
We would like to reassure our clients that all training courses will go ahead as scheduled during the current COVID-19 situation. As a company that fully embraces flexible and remote working, we have adjusted our delivery methods to allow you to learn from anywhere. Our Classroom / Live Online delivery option enables you to attend either in person or online. Please also refer to our COVID-19 policy.
Certified Cyber Security Practitioner 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 cyber security consultant with extensive management and technical experience of helping organisations of all sizes deliver effective cyber security programmes.
Gain practical experience
Use tools and real-life examples to understand how to apply cyber security controls.
Participate in group discussions, practical exercises and case studies throughout the course.
Learn from anywhere
Choose whether you attend Live Online or in person at one of our training venues throughout the UK.
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Who should attend this course?
This course is for individuals who wish to develop a successful career in cyber security management and implementation, especially those who need to improve their technical knowledge of typical cyber security attacks and the security controls required at the network, systems, operational and software levels.
It is particularly appropriate for those with foundational cyber security experience who wish to advance their career, and existing IT professionals such as:
Your Learning Path
Find out how the Certified Cyber Security Practitioner Training Course will help you start or enhance your knowledge and career.
This course is an essential component of the following learning paths:
Why choose IT Governance for your training needs?
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What does this course cover?
What’s included in this course?
What equipment do I need?
You will need a laptop for the duration of your course and exam. Our course materials include an interactive PDF and an online quiz tool for knowledge testing. Full details on how to access the exam will be provided by email 1–2 days before sitting the exam.
Course duration and times
Day 1: 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Day 2: 9:15 am – 5:00 pm
Day 3: 9:15 am – 5:00 pm
Day 4: 9:15 am – 4:30 pm
Are there any prerequisites for this course?
Before joining this course, you must have passed the Certified Cyber Security Foundation Training Course and included exam.
Please note that you can attend both courses and save 15% by taking the Certified Cyber Security Foundation and Practitioner Combination Training Course .
Is there any recommended reading?
We recommend that you purchase and read the following textbook before the course:
Exams and qualifications
Certified Cyber Security Practitioner exam
Candidates take the Certified Cyber Security Practitioner (C CS P) 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?
Certified Cyber Security Practitioner (C CS P).
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 .
How will I receive my exam results and certificates?
Do I need to bring proof of identity?
Participants must provide a form of photographic ID as the invigilator may request to check it before the exam.
Can exams be retaken?
Yes, 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.
Ways to learn
Learn from anywhere with our range of instructor-led courses
Wherever you are in the world, you can now attend an IT Governance online course, and get the full benefit of a classroom session.
To make your life as easy as possible, we offer 3 ways to attend an instructor-led course:
Our instructor-led courses are hosted at professional training centres located in major cities across the UK.
Our instructor-led Live Online courses are hosted and delivered live by one of our expert trainers.
Learn from anywhere
Our instructor-led Classroom / Live Online courses give you the flexibil