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Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)







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    About the Programme

    A unique preparation programme offered by See Security College for advanced cloud cybersecurity professionals who wish to accredit their knowledge by attempting the prestigious CCSP certification.

    CCSP is often referred to as the “gold standard” of cloud security certifications and serves as a professional checkpoint for any cloud expert.  CCSP is one of the most important distinctions you can have on your resume.

    However, the certification is often perceived as very challenging, and many competent professionals are intimidated by it.

    See Security is an official training partner of (ISC)2 in Israel and deliver official preparation bootcamps. We offer the preparation bootcamp with authorised lecturers, official (ISC)2 study material and years of experience.

    Step by step, we will teach you what you need to know for the exam, guide you through the study materials for your home revision, and accompanied you once you clear the exam and begin the endorsement process.

    Main Features

    Date:
    July 1st 2021
    Tuition Fees:
    8,000 NIS (including registration fees and tax, excluding exam fees).
    Programme Duration:
    5 days
    Academic hours:
    40 hours
    Program Format:
    The course is held once a week, in the mirnings. There are 40 hours of in-class lectures (5 days), and 100 hours of homework assignments. Lectures are held at See-Security College in Ramat-Gan. The programme opens about three times a year
    Certifications:
    CCSP
    Target Audience:
    Advanced cybersecurity cloud professionals who wish to accredit their knowledge by attempting the prestigious CCSP examination.

    Entry Requirements:

    Candidates must have a minimum of 5 years’ cumulative paid work or paid/unpaid internship experience in information technology, of which 3 years must be in information security and 1 year in 1 or more of the 6 domains of the CCSP CBK.

    Homework Assignments:
    100 Hours

    About See Security College

    See Security College is a highly specialised and international cybersecurity college. One of seven colleges of its kind, our college offers training programmes aimed for absolute beginners to more advanced professionals. The college delivers its study programs worldwide, through the See Security International brand as well as well-known governmental and special cybersecurity agencies.

    See-Security CEO, Mr. Avi Weissman is one of the leaders of the Israeli Cyber industry and serves as an advisor and commentator to the Israeli government for the regulation of cyber professions. Further, Mr. Weissman was the co-founder of the Israeli Forum for Information Security (IFIS) together with Maj. Gen. (Res.) and former head of National Security Council, Yaakov Amidror. In addition to his role in leading the college, Avi is also a co-CEO of a cyber human resources company, See-HR and a cybersecurity consulting company, See Events – Managed SIEM/SOC.

    About (ISC)2

    (ISC)² was founded in 1989. The founders saw the need for standardization and certification in the cybersecurity industry. Since then, founders and members have been shaping the information security profession.

    (ISC)² is an international, nonprofit membership association for information security leaders like you. We’re committed to helping our members learn, grow and thrive. More than 150,000 certified members strong, we empower professionals who touch every aspect of information security. 

    About the (ISC)2-CCSP

    (ISC)² and the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) developed and launched the Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) credential to build on (ISC)²’s Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and CSA’s Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK). This standalone credential was designed to ensure that cloud security professionals have the required knowledge, skills, and experience in cloud security design, implementation, architecture, operations, controls, and compliance with regulatory frameworks. Since the co-development and launch of CCSP, (ISC)² continues to maintain and update the exam and training materials to ensure ISO accreditation.

    A CCSP has the advanced technical skills and knowledge to design, manage and secure data, applications and infrastructure in the cloud using best practices, policies and procedures established by the cybersecurity experts at (ISC)². A CCSP applies information security expertise to a cloud computing environment and demonstrates competence in cloud architecture, design, operations, data security, risk and compliance. This professional competence is measured against a globally recognized body of knowledge.

    The CBK contains 6 domains: 


    1. Cloud Concepts, Architecture and Design
    2. Cloud Data Security
    3. Cloud Platform & Infrastructure Security
    4. Cloud Application Security
    5. Cloud Security Operations
    6. Legal, Risk & Compliance

    For the past 4 years in a row, the CCSP has been touted as “the next big thing” in Certification Magazine’s annual salary issue. In fact, it has been the fastest-growing certification in (ISC)²’s history, with record growth to 1,000 certified and to 8,000 certified milestones.

    Experience Requirements

    Candidates must have a minimum of 5 years’ cumulative paid work or paid/unpaid internship experience in information technology, of which 3 years must be in information security and 1 year in 1 or more of the 6 domains of the CCSP CBK. Earning CSA’s CCSK certificate can be substituted for 1 year of experience in 1 or more of the 6 domains of the CCSP CBK. Earning (ISC)²’s CISSP credential can be substituted for the entire CCSP experience requirement.
    A candidate who doesn’t have the required experience to become a CCSP may become an Associate of (ISC)² by successfully passing the CCSP examination. The Associate of (ISC)² will then have 6 years to earn the 5 years of required experience.

    CCSP Key Features

    The CCSP exam uses Computerized Adaptive Testing (CAT) for all English exams.  The duration of the exam is up to 3 hours (180 minutes). You will be introduced with 125 questions (multiple choice and advanced innovative questions). In order to pass the exam you must get 700 marks (out of 1000).

    CCSP Training Course Overview

    Our training helps you fully prepare for this cybersecurity certification. You will:

    • Review, refresh and expand your information security knowledge (including information security concepts and industry best practices).
    • Identify areas you need to study for the CCSP exam.

    You can expect an in-depth review of the eight domains of the CCSPCBK — including discussion of industry best practices and timely security concepts. (ISC)² authorized instructors lead all our training. You’re learning from CCSP-certified industry experts who understand you. They are CCSPthemselves. They know how to make the content highly relatable. And they go through a rigorous process to teach to (ISC)² CBK.

    Study Materials

    The following materials are included in the official student’s kits.

    • Official (ISC)² Guide to the CCSP CBK. The Official (ISC)² Guide to the CCSPCBK, Fifth Edition provides a comprehensive study of the refreshed eight domains. This book covers the most current topics in the information security industry today and includes numerous illustrated examples and practical exercises are included in this book to demonstrate concepts and real-life scenarios
    • 162 Assessment Questions. These questions are intended to assess your knowledge and progress, as part of your preparation for test-day

    Entry Requirements

    You will not be tested on these requirements for enrolment. However, we emphasize that without background knowledge it will be difficult to keep up with materials covered throughout the course and even more challenging to pass the exams and assignments. The following are required:

    • Practical knowledge and experience in IT systems and networking.
    • Familiarity and experience with cybersecurity solutions and products technologies and methodologies.
    • Experience in cloud IT and Securitry

    Or:

    • BSc (or equivalent) in Computer Science or Software Engineering and/or graduation from a recognised CISO programme.

     

    Our Lecturer

    Moshe Ferber

    An entrepreneur, investor, popular industry speaker and cloud security evangelist, working on building the next generation of cybersecurity solutions.  Moshe served as a high-ranking manager in large corporations, founder of innovative start-ups, a frequent lecturer at cyber conferences and a major contributor to various cloud education programs and certifications. Moshe is a certified instructor for ISC2-CCSP & CCSK certifications.

    Further Information

    While numerous cloud certificates and certifications exist to show proficiency using various vendors’ cloud platforms, many only touch on information security as part of a broader cloud knowledge base, and in a theoretical way (e.g. AWS, Certified Cloud Professional, CompTIA Cloud+, Azure). The CCSP is vendor-neutral and focuses on industry best practices for securing cloud environments. It’s intended for professionals more heavily involved in cloud security via roles that are accountable for protecting enterprise architectures.
    The CCSP provides employers with a reliable indicator of candidates’ overall competency in cloud security. This ensures they put the right people in place who can leverage the benefits of cloud computing and possess the knowledge, skills and abilities needed to address the security and business issues associated with the complexities of cloud computing. The CCSP simplifies and improves the hiring process for both public and private sector organizations.

    • Not all (ISC)² certification trainings are endorsed by (ISC)². Only with Official Training are you guaranteed the most relevant, up-to-date courseware developed by (ISC)² and delivered by an (ISC)² Authorized Instructor.
    • (ISC)² exam vouchers are available for bulk purchase. Unauthorized companies do not have the access required to purchase (ISC)² exam vouchers. CCSP Battlecard For Internal Use Only – Confidential 7
    • No training provider can guarantee you a pass rate. Be wary of any outlets advertising “90% pass rates.”
    • Your team will only learn the latest content through official channels. As trends in cybersecurity evolve, the official (ISC)² certification Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) and courseware are updated accordingly. We guarantee our training material is always current with the latest CBK version, which is also the source for exam material.
    • Quality instruction matters. Make sure your training provider offers qualified, authorized (ISC)² instructors. All of our instructors hold the certification they are teaching and undergo a rigorous onboarding process. No instructor can claim they “teach the exam,” and are prohibited from participating in Exam Item Writing. Beware of any training provider claiming to “teach the exam.”
    • Passing the exam is not the only thing that matters. We help candidates prepare for their test day, but we never lose sight of the bigger picture: inspiring a safe and secure cyber world and developing professionals who can better secure your organization.
    • With Official Training, you set your team up for success while maximizing ROI. We offer formats to match your budget, location, schedule and preferred learning style.
    • Our Official@Work program lets your organization develop its own instructors to train your workforce while enjoying the benefits of our official curriculum materials.
    • Our Investment Program provides matching funds for your organization for every dollar you spend with us and also allows you to park end-of-year training budget and use in the following year (up to 30% of your training investment). You can also use Investment Program funds for AMF and Exam Voucher purchases in addition to training.
    • The Official (ISC)² CBK Training Seminar for the CISSP, CCSP, CSSLP and SSCP is worth 2 hours of lower-division college credit hours per the American Council on Education’s College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT).

    • Ranked #1 on The Next Big Thing list as the certification survey respondents plan to earn in 2021, 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016 – Certification Magazine
    • Ranked #8 on the Certification Salary Survey 75 list with an annual salary of $150,400 (in U.S.), $119,880 (globally) in 2021
    • Certification Magazine calls the CCSP “the most well-rounded certification by far for the cloud protection area.”
    • CCSP listed as the second most popular IT security cert respondents plan to obtain in the next 12 months – 2018 Spiceworks Report
    • Named the #1 could computing certification for 2017 – Cloud Computing Intelligence
    • Named one of the Top 5 Vendor-Neutral Cloud Security Certifications of 2017 – Tripwire
    • Named one of 8 Valuable Security Certifications for 2017 – Dark Reading
    • Named one of the Top 5 IT Security Certifications to Target in 2016 – Firebrand Training
    • Applauded as a new benchmark for cloud security knowledge and competence by Kevin Jackson, CEO of GovCloud Network

    After completing this course, the student will be able to:

    • Describe the physical and virtual components of and identify the principle technologies of cloud based systems
    • Define the roles and responsibilities of customers, providers, partners, brokers and the various technical professionals that support cloud computing environments
    • Identify and explain the five characteristics required to satisfy the NIST definition of cloud computing
    • Differentiate between various as a Service delivery models and frameworks that are incorporated into the cloud computing reference architecture
    • Discuss strategies for safeguarding data, classifying data, ensuring privacy, assuring compliance with regulatory agencies and working with authorities during legal investigations
    • Contrast between forensic analysis in corporate data center and cloud computing environments
    • Evaluate and implement the security controls necessary to ensure confidentiality, integrity and availability in cloud computing
    • Identify and explain the six phases of the data lifecycle
    • Explain strategies for protecting data at rest and data in motion
    • Describe the role of encryption in protecting data and specific strategies for key management
    • Compare a variety of cloud-based business continuity / disaster recovery strategies and select an appropriate solution to specific business requirements
    • Contrast security aspects of Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) in standard data center and cloud computing environments
    • Describe how federated identity and access management solutions mitigate risks in cloud computing systems
    • Conduct gap analysis between baseline and industry-standard best practices
    • Develop Service Level Agreements (SLAs) for cloud computing environments
    • Conduct risk assessments of existing and proposed cloud-based environments
    • State the professional and ethical standards of (ISC)² and the Certified Cloud Security Professional

    Certification

    Certification

    (ISC)2-CCSP

    This cybersecurity cloud certification is an elite way to demonstrate your knowledge, advance your career and become a member of a community of cybersecurity leaders. It shows you have all it takes to design, engineer, implement and run an information security program.
    The CISSP is an objective measure of excellence. It’s the most globally recognized standard of achievement in the industry. And this cybersecurity certification was the first information security credential to meet the strict conditions of ISO/IEC Standard 17024.