Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)

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Certificate in Information 
Security Management 
Principles (CISMP)
Available as an e-learning course
Course overview
Our five-day BCS-accredited Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP) course will help you develop your knowledge of the core concepts relating to information security which can be used to gain an internationally recognised qualification.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to apply the practical principles you have learned to further enhance and secure business processes and ensure you are ready to complete the BCS CISMP exam.
The course can be delivered at the PGI Cyber Academy in Bristol or in some circumstances we can deliver this training at client premises for group bookings.
10/06/2019 9:00am 5 Days
04/11/2019 9:00am 5 Days
Gain enough of an understanding of the principles of information security management to complete the exam and achieve the qualification.
Who should attend?
  • Professionals interested in the information security domain
  • Managers who are responsible for information security as part of their day-to-day role
  • Those thinking of moving into an information security position.
  • Knowledge of IT systems would be advantageous, but not essential.
Learning objectives
You will learn about:
  • Key terms and concepts in information security
  • The process of risk management and the appropriate use of controls
  • Incident management
  • The importance of auditing, change control and configuration management
  • The need for security policies, standards, operating procedures and guidelines
  • The general principles of law, legal jurisdiction, and how these affect information security management
  • The differences between business continuity and disaster recovery
  • TThe basic concepts and uses of cryptography.

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E-Learning: CISMP
Certificate in Information Security Management Principles
5 days / 40 hours (BCS Exam included but taken at a later date)

The Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP) course is designed to provide the foundation of knowledge necessary for individuals who have information security responsibilities as part of their day to day role, or who are thinking of moving into an information security or related function. It also provides the opportunity for those already within these roles to enhance or refresh their knowledge and in the process gain a qualification, recognised by industry, which demonstrates the level of knowledge gained.

Why should you attend?
This course is intended for those with an interest in information security either as a potential career or as an additional part of their general business knowledge.

Knowledge of IT would be advantageous but not essential. An understanding of the general principles of information technology security would be useful. Awareness of the issues involved with security control activity would be advantageous.

Certificate in Information Security Management Principles
Course Contents
The course consists of 10 modules:

Module 1 – Information Security Management Principles
Module 2 – Information Risk
Module 3 – Information Security Framework
Module 4 – Procedural/People Security Controls
Module 5 – Technical Security Controls
Module 6 – Software Development and Lifecycle
Module 7 - Physical and Environmental Control
Module 8 - Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Management
Module 9 – Other technical Aspects
Module 10 – Preparation for the CISMP Examination and Mock Exam

At the end of each module the student is able to undertake an on-line assessment to assess
their understanding of the information provided in that module.

Course Materials
On attending this course you will be provided with:

  • Full colour, perfect bound course book containing all course slides and notes (612 pages)
  • A copy of the Information Security Management principles book, published by the BCS
  • Sample exam questions

These are yours to keep so you can re-run the course as many times as you wish or use them for future reference.





Start date Location / delivery
04 Nov 2019 Bristol Book now

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