About the course
1 Day Understanding and Interpreting PCI DSS Requirements Course
This 1 day course is aimed at providing you with an understanding and insight into the requirements of Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) V3.2 and exactly how it applies to your organisation. The course addresses what is involved in a PCI DSS assessment and focuses on the interpretation of the Standard’s 12 control requirements and sub-requirements. The objective of the course is to provide you with clear and practical guidance on how to apply the requirements within your organisation. By the end of the day, you will be able to describe what PCI DSS is and how it applies to your organisation, which of the self-assessment questionnaires or assessments you need to complete and what is involved in the assessment process. You will also gain an understanding of some of the related PCI standards. All courses are led by our experienced PCI consultants and qualified security assessors (QSAs).
The course covers what is involved in a PCI DSS assessment and focuses on the interpretation of the Standard’s 12 control requirements and the sub-requirements. The objective of the course is to provide delegates with clear and practical guidance on how to interpret the PCI DSS and how to meet the requirements within their organisation. The
course, which is a combination of PowerPoint presentations
and class discussions, focuses on providing an informal and
interactive environment which is conducive to learning.
By the end of the day, delegates will be able to describe what
the PCI DSS is, which of the self-assessment questionnaires
or assessments apply to their organisation and what is
involved in the assessment process. Delegates will also gain
an understanding of some of the related PCI standards.
Who should attend?
This course is suitable for anyone who needs to understand
what the objectives and requirements of the PCI DSS are and
more importantly how their organisation complies with the
- Information Security Managers
- IT Security Managers
- Internal Auditors
- Corporate Governance Managers
- Risk and Compliance Managers
As a registered PCI Qualified Security Assessor (QSA)
Company, URM is qualified to assess and audit all merchants
and service providers. The course is delivered by a practising
accredited QSA who brings practical real world experience
to the classroom on how to address the requirements of the
Standard and complete the self-assessment questionnaires.
For all enquiries, including costs/ venues/ dates please use the enquiry form.
1 Day Course
What is PCI DSS and How Does it Apply?
What is PCI DSS?
History of the Standard
Roles of the payment brands
Lifecycle of the Standard
How Does PCI DSS apply to organisations?
Understanding the Assessment Process
ROC, AOC and SAQ
Merchants and service providers
PCI DSS validation levels
PCI DSS reporting levels
Which SAQ applies?
Understanding the PCI DSS Requirements
What is cardholder data?
Understanding the 12 requirements and their subrequirements
Techniques for a Successful PCI DSS Project
Scope reduction and segmentation
Business as usual
Preparing for an audit
Stages of a PCI DSS Compliance Project
Related PCI Standards
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