5 Day(s)


The CISMP course is accredited by BCS (formerly ISEB) to provide CISMP training for the CISMP examination. The 5-day CISMP training aims to provide IT professionals with the knowledge and understanding of the main principles required to be an effective member of an information security team where security responsibilities are an integral part of your day to day role. The CISMP Course will be especially helpful to project managers and IT support personnel who are responsible for incorporating security measures within their IT systems and need to appreciate the many business requirements for security

The CISMP course will also provide CISMP training to individuals who are thinking of moving into information security or related functions. The CISMP training is very relevant to people still thinking of moving into security -related functions as unlike other certification programs, CISMP students do not need specific technical skill or security background to enrol on the CISMP course. As a CISMP student, the CISMP training at Net Security training will ensure that you are thoroughly prepared to undertake the BCS examination at the end of your CISMP course. The CISMP examination is part of the CISMP course package. Upon the completion of your CISMP Course, the achieved CISMP qualification will prove that the holder has a good knowledge and basic understanding of the wide range of subject areas that make up information security management

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The CISMP Course will be especially helpful to project managers and IT support personnel who are responsible for incorporating security measures within their IT systems and need to appreciate the many business requirements for security

Skills Gained

The CISMP training program aims to provide CISMP students with the skills and knowledge required to pass the "The Certificate in Information Security Management Principles"(CISMP) examination by demonstrating the following:

  • Knowledge of the concepts relating to information security management (confidentiality, availability, vulnerability, threats, risks and countermeasures etc.)
  • Understanding of current legislation and regulations which impact upon information security management in the UK; Awareness of current national and international standards, frameworks and organisations which facilitate the management of information security;
  • Understanding of the current business and technical environments in which information security management has to operate;
  • Knowledge of the categorisation, operation and effectiveness of controls of different types and characteristics.


In order to get on the 5-day CISMP training program you will need a minimum of 12 months experience within any IT job

The CISMP Course is different from other certification programs because no technical skill or Security background is required to enrol on the CISMP training course

Course Specifics

Course Outline

The CISMP course can be broken down into the following outline

A. Information Security Principles ( 10% of study time )

  • A1. CISMP Concepts and Definitions
  • A2. The Need for and Benefits of Information Security

B. Information Risk ( 15% of study time )

  • B1. Threats to and Vulnerabilities of Information Systems
  • B2. Risk Management

C. Information Security Framework ( 35% of study time )

  • C1. Information Security Management
  • C1.1 Organisation and Responsibilities
  • C1.2 Policy, Standards and Procedures
  • C1.3 Information Security Governance
  • C1.4 Security Incident Management including Investigations and Forensics
  • C1.5 Information Security Implementation
  • C2. Legal Framework
  • C3. Security Standards and Procedures

D. Information Security Controls ( 40% of study time )

  • D1. Protection from Malicious Software
  • D2. People
  • D3. User Access Controls
  • D4. Networks and Communications
  • D5. External Services
  • D6. IT Infrastructure
  • D7. Testing, Audit and Review
  • D8. Systems Development and Support
  • D9. Role of Cryptography
  • D10. Training
  • D11. Physical and Environmental Security
  • D12. Business Continuity Management

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

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