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CISMP Self-Paced Online Training Course

CISMP Self-Paced Online Training Course

SKU: 5398
Format: 1 course with exam
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  • Gain a well-respected qualification in information security management at your own pace
  • Perfect for anyone looking to further their information security knowledge or career
  • Understand the principles of information security and achieve an industry-recognized qualification in just one week with this specialist led course
  • Get an excellent base to guide professionals towards the more advanced CISSP® and CISM® examinations
  • By completing the course and passing the exam, you will achieve the IBCS Foundation Certificate in Information Security Management Principles qualification
  • This course has been updated in accordance with the latest (2020) BCS materials and syllabus
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Price: $2,205.00
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Training course outline

The CISMP qualification offers foundation training on information security management.

This self-paced online course is:

  • Is accredited by the Chartered Institute for IT (BCS)
  • Is delivered using a combination of consultant-delivered video and self-guided learning and activities.
  • Has been developed by experts in information security management and remote learning to provide a well-rounded and context-appropriate delivery of the syllabus

This course has been updated in accordance with the latest (2020) BCS materials and syllabus. These updates include:

  • Alignment of terms related to risk assessment
  • Alignment of terms related to risk evaluation
  • Addition of new terminology (clickbait and third-party content)
  • Update of terms:
    • ‘contractors’ to ‘supply chain’
    • ‘awareness and training’ to ‘continual professional development and training refreshment’

The exam is remotely proctored and included in the course fee, so it can be taken whenever you are ready (within one year of purchasing the course).

CISMP self-paced online training course benefits

 Engaging learning style

A combination of learning styles keeps remote learning engaging and improves information retention.

 A complete introduction to BCS

Gain a complete introduction to information security management principles according to the BCS syllabus.

 Comply with government requirements

Comply with governmental and state regulation requirements with the CISMP qualification.


Pass rate for candidates that attended our classroom course.

Who should attend this course?

IT professionals who wish to develop a career in information security management including:

  • GRC consultants
  • IT/information security managers
  • IT/information security analysts
  • Directors
  • IT managers
  • Project managers
  • IT consultants
  • Infrastructure engineers

Your learning path

Find out how the CISMP Training Course will help you start or enhance your knowledge and career.

This course is an essential component of the following learning paths:

Information Security learning path

Why choose IT Governance for your training needs?

  • We’re an acknowledged leader in ISO 27001, information security, the EU's GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and business continuity management training
  • Trained by industry experts – our trainers are working consultants with years of practical, hands-on experience
  • Choose the method that suits you – we offer instructor-led live online, self-paced online, e-learning and in-house training options
  • Access your training anywhere in the world with an internet connection
  • Business solutions to suit you – whether you’re a multinational wanting us to manage all your training needs or a small business wishing to boost your workforce skills, we offer a range of training solutions
Course details

What does this training course cover?

You will gain a solid understanding of risk management, technical controls, legal frameworks, physical security, international standards and business continuity, including:

  • Information security management concepts, such as: confidentiality, integrity and availability (CIA); vulnerabilities and threats; risks; and countermeasures
  • The national legislation and regulations relevant to information security management
  • The national and international standards (such as ISO 27001), frameworks and organizations that facilitate information security management
  • The current business and common technical environments in which information security management has to operate
  • The categorization, operation, and effectiveness of controls of different types and characteristics

  Download a copy of the BCS CISMP syllabus

Course agenda

  • Needs and risk – including concepts, definitions, and risk management
  • Corporate governance – including organization responsibility, policies, standards and processes, forensics, and cryptography
  • IT and technical – including malware, IT infrastructure and testing, audit, and review
  • Regulatory – including standards, system development, and support, BCM, and legal
  • People and training

What’s included in this course?

  • Access to the course materials online through a learning management system
  • BCS Information Security Management Principles, third edition textbook
  • The BCS Foundation Certificate in Information Security Management Principles exam

What equipment should I bring?

After placing your order online, you will receive an email within 48 business hours with an online link and login details for the learning management system.

Exams and qualifications

CISMP exam

IT Governance is a BCS Accredited Training Partner and is authorized to manage the exam for the BCS Foundation Certificate in Information Security Management Principles.

  • Delivery method: Online via QuestionMark
  • Duration: 120 minutes
  • Questions: 100
  • Format: Multiple choice
  • Pass mark: 65%

  Click here for more information about logging in for your exam via QuestionMark.

This course is equivalent to:


CPD points

What qualifications will I receive?

BCS Foundation Certificate in Information Security Management Principles.

How will I receive my exam results and certificates?

Provisional exam results will be available immediately on completion of the exam. Confirmed exam results will be issued within ten working days from the date of the exam.

Certificates for those who have achieved a passing grade will be issued within ten working days from the date of the exam.

Results notifications and certificates are sent directly to candidates by the relevant exam board in electronic format; please note that hard-copy exam certificates are not issued.

Can exams be retaken?

Yes, if you are unsuccessful on the first attempt you can retake the exam for an additional fee. You can email us to schedule the retest for the exam.


Are there any prerequisites for this course?

Although there are no formal entry requirements, we assume that all participants have some IT knowledge.

Is there any recommended-reading?

We recommend you read one of the following:

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