CCISO

Certified  Chief Information Security Officer

CCISO

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

Industry-leading program​

CCISO is the first of its kindtraining and certification program aimed at producing top-levelinformation security executives.

Applies technical knowledge

CCISO does not focus solelyon 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. 

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?

Develop a business continuity plan for a company in a given industry and situation

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

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