Certified Chief Information Security Officer
Developed by sitting CISOs for current and aspiring CISOs
The Certified CISO (CCISO) program is the first of its kind training and certification program aimed at producing top-level information security executives
For a C-Level position
The CCISO program combines audit management, governance, IS controls, human capital management, strategic program development, and the financial expertise vital to leading a highly successful information security program
CCISO is the first of its kind training and certification program aimed at producing top-level information security executives.
Applies technical knowledge
CCISO does not focus solely on technical knowledge but on the application of information security management principles from an executive management perspective
The job of the CISO is far too important
The CCISO Certification is an industry-leading program that recognizes the real-world experience necessary to succeed at the highest executive levels of information security.
Each segment of the program was developed with the aspiring CISO in mind and looks to transfer the knowledge of seasoned professionals to the next generation in the areas that are most critical in the development and maintenance of a successful information security program.
The CCISO does not focus solely on technical knowledge, but on the application of information security management principles from an executive management point of view
The CCISO program focuses on five domains to bring together all the components required for a C-Level position. It combines governance, security risk management, controls, audit management, security program management and operations, information-security core concepts, and strategic planning, finance, and vendor management–skills that are vital to leading a highly successful information security program.
The CCISO aims to bridge the gap between the executive management knowledge that CISOs need and the technical knowledge that many aspiring CISOs have. This can be a crucial gap as a practitioner endeavors to move from mid-management to upper, executive management roles.
What Skills Will You Learn?
Utilize metrics to communicate risk for different audiences
Align security programs with the goals of the business–among many other exercises
Step-by-step instructions on building and maturing a Security Program
The average salary for a CISO in the U.S. in 2020 is around $185,000 a year
Jobs That Require or Benefit from a CCISO Certification
- Director, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)
- Deputy CISO
- VP & Chief Information Security Officer
- Chief Privacy Officer
- Chief Security Officer
- Chief Compliance Officer
- Senior Cyber Security Subject Matter Expert
Learn From the Comfort of Your Home
Self Paced Training
- Instructor led training modules (1 year access)
- Official e-courseware (1 year access)
- iLabs (6 Months Access)
- Certificate of Completion
- Exam Voucher
Thank you for your service. This one's on us!
The Army Credentialing Opportunities On-Line (COOL) Program covers up to $4000 for all Cyber Brain Academy training!