The objective for this course is to identify and reinforce the major information security topics from the eight domains of the (ISC)² CISSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK)® for information systems security professionals:
- Security and Risk Management
- Asset Security
- Security Engineering
- Communications and Network Security
- Identity and Access Management
- Security Assessment and Testing
- Security Operations
- Software Development Security
The course will expand upon your education, experience, and specific knowledge areas by offering a job-related approach to the security process, while providing a framework to prepare for CISSP certification.
Who Should Attend?
The CISSP is ideal for experienced security practitioners, managers, and executives interested in proving their knowledge across a wide array of security practices and principles. This credential helps ensure your credibility and success within the information systems security field, and may also be helpful to qualify for an advanced position in the field, including (but not limited to) the following roles:
- IT Specialist – Information Security
- Information Systems Security Manager
- Cyber Security Manager
- Security Architect
- Security Compliance Officer
- Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)
Common job titles for participants:
IT Auditor, Security Analyst, Security Consultant, Security Manager, Security Auditor, Security Architect, IT Director/Manager, Director of Security, Network Security Architect, Systems Engineer, Chief Information Officer, Chief Information Security Officer, etc.
Candidates must have a minimum of five years cumulative paid work experience in two or more of the eight domains of the CISSP CBK. Earning a four-year college degree or regional equivalent, or an additional credential from the (ISC)² approved list will satisfy one year of the required experience. Education credit will only satisfy one year of experience.
WMCAT is located at the corner of First St NW and Seward Ave NW.
There is a ramp connected to the building (fee to park, not managed by WMCAT). Enter the ramp on Seward Ave NW (just south of First St) and go straight up to the second floor. There is an entrance to the building on the northeast corner of the second floor of the ramp. Enter here, follow the WMCAT signs, and take the stairs or elevator up to third floor.
There is limited street parking on First St NW and Seward Ave NW (some spaces metered and some not).
There are DASH lots on Seward Ave NW near Lake Michigan Drive ($2 a day).
Also, if attendees are coming from within downtown offices they can ride the DASH bus for free. The DASH West route drops off at Bridge St NW and Seward Ave NW, very close to our building. DASH Route
If parking on the street, DASH lot or taking the DASH, enter building at main entrance on First St NW and take elevator or stairs up to third floor.
WMCAT is the entire third floor of the building.
Please contact Anthony Tuttle, the Program Manager for The Cyber Hub at WMCAT.