TrainACE offers CISA certification training at our two locations in Greenbelt, Maryland and Ashburn, Virginia. 

World-renowned, globally recognized, and highly in-demand, the ISACA CISA certification is the premier certification for information system audit control, assurance, and security professionals. Created by ISACA, this certification demonstrates mastery of IS auditing, verifies ability to manage vulnerabilities, and confirms capability to meet the dynamic challenges of a modern enterprise.

Attaining a CISA  certification is vital in the IS auditing field, as the certification is the basis for measurement in the profession. The examination process requires that applicants possess significant experience in IS auditing, control, security, or assurance in order to sit for the exam. Broken down into five different sections, the CISA exam concentrates on auditing IS, governance and management of IT, IS acquisition, IS support and operations, and protection of information assets. Though challenging, earning the CISA certification gives individuals a competitive advantage in the workforce, granting them the ability to easily propel their career forward.

This certification course, CISA – Certified Information Systems Auditor Training, meets the requirements for DoD Directive 8140 – Cyberspace Workforce Management, and will prepare you to become compliant with this DoD Directive.

CISA Training in Maryland or Northern Virginia

We offer ISACA CISA training at our two training locations in the Washington D.C. Metro area: Greenbelt, MD and Ashburn, VA. The CISA certification validates students' audit experience, skills and knowledge, and demonstrates their capability to assess vulnerabilities, report on compliance and institute controls within the enterprise.

Classroom-Based Training Cost: $3,095 Per Enrollment

Training Schedule

All Times Listed in Eastern Standard Time (EST)

Location Days Times Start End
Greenbelt, MD Mon - Fri 8:30am - 5:00pm 11/26/2018 11/30/2018
Greenbelt, MD Mon - Fri 8:30am - 5:00pm 02/04/2019 02/08/2019

Self-Paced Online Training

Some students have busy schedules and cannot afford to take time off to come to a hands-on training class. For a more flexible option, give our online training a shot. Self-paced, online training allows students to experience the benefits of classroom learning at anytime, anywhere! All of the online courseware follows ISACA authorized curriculum.

Custom Training for Your Organization

Is a Custom Class Right?? Not sure. Tell us about your training needs, your ideal start-date, your location preference, your unique set of challenges and the expected outcome, and we will develop a customized training course proposal targeted to the specific needs of your staff within your scheduling constraints! We will gladly do this quickly and free of any obligation.

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Topics & Concepts Covered in our CISA Certification Training Include:

  • The Process of Auditing Information Systems
  • Governance and Management of IT
  • Information Systems Acquisition, Development, and Implementation
  • Information Systems Operations, Maintenance and Support
  • Protection of Information Assets

Recommended Training Audience and Prerequisites for the CISA

ISACA requires that all individuals attempting to earn the certification have at least five years of professional experience in IS audit, control, assurance, or security. Substitutions and waivers of such experience, to a maximum of three years, are available based on an specific set of guidelines set forth by the ISACA.

CISA Certification Requirements

All candidates for the CISA exam must pass a 200-question, 4-hour long, multiple-choice exam, with a score of 450 on a scale of 800.