Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Implementation Awareness - level course

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Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Implementation
Awareness - level course

This one-day awareness training course is for people who want to learn how the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is implemented. It covers the importance of the Standard to all organisations processing, storing or transmitting credit card information.

How will I benefit?

  • Gain an appreciation of the controls necessary for your organisation to be able to continue dealing with cardholder data
  • Learn the key principles and requirements of the Standard
  • Develop an understanding of the route to compliance (self-assessment and audit)
  • Be in a position to prepare an implementation plan for your organisation, improving your chances of a successful audit

What will I learn?

  • You will gain a clear understanding of the PCI DSS and how to apply your knowledge when assisting with PCI DSS assessments
  • You will learn how the Standard developed, its benefits and who it applies to
  • You will find out about the key requirements of the Standard and how to become compliant

 

Who should attend?
This course is for: 

  • Anybody accepting credit card payments
  • Merchants
  • Third party service providers
  • Acquirers
  • Anybody processing, storing or transmitting credit card data
  • Finance, internal audit, IT, sales department staff.

 COURSE OVERVIEW

  • PCI Security Council objectives and documentation
  • Specific terminology and its application to existing situations
  • How the Standard applies to everyone involved with cardholder information
  • Merchant levels and self-assessment questionnaires
  • Cardholder data that can/cannot be held
  • Scoping the cardholder data environment – containing and reducing the scope
  • Detailed requirements of the Standard
  • How compliance is assessed and whether compensating controls are acceptable
  • Compilation of the Report on Compliance (ROC)
  •  Special considerations for hosting
  • Relying on third parties
  • PCI as business as usual

THE SKILLS YOU WILL LEARN

  • You will gain a clear understanding of the PCI DSS and how to apply your knowledge when assisting with PCI DSS assessments
  • You will learn how the Standard developed, its benefits and who it applies to
  • You will find out about the key requirements of the Standard and how to become compliant

KEY BENEFITS
With this course, you will:

  • Gain an appreciation of the controls necessary for your organisation to be able to continue dealing with cardholder data
  • Learn the key principles and requirements of the Standard
  • Develop an understanding of the route to compliance (self-assessment and audit)
  • Be in a position to prepare an implementation plan for your organisation, improving your chances of a successful audit

WHO SHOULD ATTEND
This course is for:
Anybody accepting credit card
payments, including:
− Merchants
− Third-party service providers
− Acquirers
Anybody processing, storing or
transmitting credit card data
Finance, internal audit, IT, sales
department staff
PREREQUISITES
This course is suitable for nontechnical staff and no prior knowledge
is required.

 

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