Who should attend
While there are no pre-requisites to attending this training, the workshop is intended for experienced security practitioners, managers and executives interested in proving their knowledge across a wide array of security practices and principles. However, current UQ Postgraduate students studying cyber security may be eligible to apply.
About the course
Accelerate your cyber security career with the CISSP certification.
Presented in partnership with UQ Cyber and AusCERT, these virtual workshops provide a comprehensive review of information security concepts and industry best practice.
Over eight weeks, you will learn what it takes to effectively design, implement and manage a best-in-class cyber security program.
Upon completing the training, you’ll be prepared to complete the CISSP exam offered by the (ISC)² (International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium). This globally recognised certification will prove your ability to define the design, architecture, controls and management of highly secure business environments
What you will learn
Completing these (ISC)2 approved provider workshops will teach you:
- The impact of physical security elements on information system security and how to apply secure design principles to evaluate or recommend appropriate physical security protections.
- How communication and network systems function.
- How to identify standard terms for applying physical and logical access controls to environments related to their security practice.
- How to appraise access control models to meet business security requirements.
- How to enhance and optimise an organisation’s operational function and capacity by applying appropriate security controls.
- How to recognise risks to an organisation’s operational endeavours and assess controls.
- How to understand, apply security to and assess the effectiveness of software security measures for the System Lifecycle and Software Development Lifecycle.
How to actively prepare for the CISSP certification and teach you the eight domains of (ISC)2’s CISSP Common Body of Knowledge:
- 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.
Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.