Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CCISO)

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This certification programme is a first of its kind training that is suited for top-level information security executives. The CCISCO takes a point of view of an executive management and focuses on technical knowledge and the application of information security management principles.

The course is extensive and will explore a range of key modules such as governance, security risk management, security programme management, strategic planning and information and information security core concepts. This programme was developed for aspiring CISO with the intent to transfer the knowledge of information security professionals to the next generation.

The Certified Chief Information Security Officer will give you a firm understanding of how to maintain a successful information security programme, and the critical areas such as development and maintenance.

Who is this course aimed at?

This course is designed for any individual interested in taking CCISO training.

Entry Requirements

  • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
  • Learners must have 5 years of work experience in IS management.

Method of Assessment

In order to successfully complete the course in Certified Ethical Hacker, learners have to sit for the EC-Council exam that demonstrates academic rigour and real-world applicability. Learners are expected to maintain high integrity by achieving the relevant test score.

  • Number of Questions: 150
  • Test Duration: 2.5 Hours
  • Test Format: Multiple Choice


01: Governance

02: Security Risk Management, Controls, & Audit Management

03: Security Program Management & Operations

04: Information Security Core Concepts

05: Strategic Planning, Finance, & Vendor Management


Successful learners will be awarded the Certified Chief Information Security Officer by EC-Council Certified.

Awarding Body

EC-Council is a global leader in creating information security trainings and certification programmes. EC-Council operates in 145 countries and is widely recognised for developing Certified Ethical Hacker and Certified Security Analyst amongst a range of courses and programmes. They are proud to have trained information security professionals globally and influenced the mindset of organisations around the world. Their primary goal is to certify individuals and organisations in information security skills.

Progression and Career Path

This course in Certified Chief Information Security Officer will give you a widely recognised qualification in understanding successful information security programmes. It is an industry-leading programme and taking this course will give you the opportunity to become a qualified CISO professional.


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