Go beyond the technical and learn real-world application, implementation and innovation with Certified Information Security Officer training. CCISO training teaches individuals how to apply information security management principles from an executive management point of view, cultivating the information security leaders of tomorrow. Created by IT certification leader EC-Council, this training is the definitive body of knowledge for current and aspiring CISOs. You’ll learn how to define, implement, manage and maintain an information security governance program and understand the enterprise program behind it.

CCISO Training in Maryland, Washington D.C. or Northern Virgina

Delivery Style: 60% Hands-on, 40% Lecture

TrainACE offers CCISO training at our two locations in Greenbelt, MD and Ashburn, VA. Our CCISO training will prepare information security leaders with the skills, knowledge and ability to defend organizations from cyber attacks. As organizations continue to adopt new technologists, certified CISOs will develop the necessary strategies to protect their businesses.

Classroom Based CCISO Training Program Cost: $3,395 (includes exam voucher)

CCISO Training Schedule

All Times Listed in Eastern Standard Time (EST)

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Does your organization have special training needs? Let us know! We'll put together a customized training course proposal targeted to the specific needs of your staff. Select your ideal start-date, your location preference and your equipment requests and we will gladly compose a training plan for your company quickly and free of any obligation.

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Recommended Training Audience and Prerequisites

CCISO training is ideal for current and aspiring CISOs, as the information presented will be most relevant to their career paths.

Popular job titles for certification holders include:

  • Chief Information Security Officer
  • Director of IT Security Compliance
  • Senior Director of IT Security Operations
  • VP of Information Security

Topics & Concepts Covered in CCISO Training include:

  • Governance (Compliance, Legal & Policy)
  • IS Management Controls & Auditing Management
  • Management — Projects & Operations (Projects, Technology & Operations)
  • Information Security Core Concepts
  • Strategic Planning & Finance

CCISO Certification Requirements

Individuals who wish to take the CCISO exam must complete the Exam Eligibility Application in order to prove they possess five years of information security management experience in three of the five CCISO Domains. Applicants who do not meet these requirements have the option of sitting for the EC-Council Information Security Manager (E|ISM) exam as part of the Associate CCISO Program.

The exam is a 4-hour, 250-question multiple choice exam. Individuals are required to pass the exam with at least a 70 percent score. All students who take CCISO training at TrainACE will receive an exam voucher.