Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP)

In this course, students will expand upon their knowledge by addressing the essential elements of the 8 domains that comprise a Common Body of Knowledge (CBK)® for information systems security professionals.


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Course Overview

Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP)

Course Length:
5 Days
Hours: 40

Earning the CISSP proves you have what it takes to effectively design, implement and manage a best-in-class cybersecurity program. With a CISSP, you validate your expertise and become an (ISC)² member, unlocking a broad array of exclusive resources, educational tools, and peer-to-peer networking opportunities. 

The New Horizons CISSP course is specifically designed to supply the necessary skills to prepare you for the CISSP Exam needed to obtain your CISSP certification.  New Horizons certified instructors will ensure that you understand: 

  • Security and Risk Management 
  • Asset Security 
  • Security Architecture and Engineering 
  • Communication and Network Security 
  • Identity and Access Management 
  • Security Assessment and Testing 
  • Security Operations 
  • Software Development and Security

(ISC)² exam code: CISSP 

 The (ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional certification is compliant with ISO 17024 standards and approved by the US DoD to meet directive 8570 requirements. 


Target Audience

This course is intended for experienced IT security-related practitioners, auditors, consultants, investigators, or instructors, including network or security analysts and engineers, network administrators, information security specialists, and risk management professionals, who are pursuing CISSP training and certification to acquire the credibility and mobility to advance within their current computer security careers or to migrate to a related career. Through the study of all eight CISSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) domains, students will validate their knowledge by meeting the necessary preparation requirements to qualify to sit for the CISSP certification exam. Additional CISSP certification requirements include a minimum of five years of direct professional work experience in two or more fields related to the eight CBK security domains, or a college degree and four years of experience.


It is highly recommended that students have certifications in Network+ or Security+, or possess equivalent professional experience upon entering CISSP training. It will be beneficial if students have one or more of the following security-related or technology-related certifications or equivalent industry experience: MCSE, MCTS, MCITP, SCNP, CCNP, RHCE, LCE, CNE, SSCP®, GIAC, CISA™, or CISM®.

Career Oppurtunities

The (ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional Certification prepares you for the following positions: 

  • Cyber Security Operations Analyst 
  • Senior Security Engineer 
  • Information Security Manager 
  • Information Security Architect 

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