Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CCISO)

  • Course level: Intermediate


This course is intended for aspiring upper-level manager who strives to advance his career through learning of deep knowledge on information security. The Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CCISO) helps in gaining technical knowledge of daily work of an information security executive and also fills the gap between the demand for executive management knowledge and the technical competency that CISOs should have.

What Will I Learn?

  • Gain skills to identify operational risk factors associated with organizations and develop the necessary safeguards to manage such risks.
  • Taking up coding challenges that are included in the study material to improve your skills.
  • By using module software patterns you can organize and structure your code.
  • Get your problems solved with friendly and fast support in the session of Q&A
  • Completely downloadable lectures, design assets and coding for all the projects.

Topics for this course

151 Lessons

Governance and Risk Management

Define, implement, manage and maintain an information security governance program that includes leadership, organizational structures and processes.00:00:00
Align information security governance framework with organizational goals and governance, i.e., leadership style, philosophy, values, standards and policies.
Establish information security management structure.
Establish a framework for information security governance monitoring (considering cost/benefits analyses of controls and ROI).
Understand standards, procedures, directives, policies, regulations, and legal issues that affect the information security program.
Understand the enterprise information security compliance program and manage the compliance team.
Analyze all the external laws, regulations, standards, and best practices applicable to the organization.
Understand the various provisions of the laws that affect the organizational security such as Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act [HIPAA], Federal Information Security
Management Act [FISMA], Clinger-Cohen Act, Privacy Act, Sarbanes-Oxley, etc.
Be familiar with the different standards such as ISO 27000 series, Federal Information Processing Standards [FIPS].
Understand the federal and organization specific published documents to manage operations in a computing environment.
Assess the major enterprise risk factors for compliance.
Coordinate the application of information security strategies, plans, policies, and procedures to reduce regulatory risk.
Understand the importance of regulatory information security organizations and appropriate industry groups, forums, and stakeholders.
Understand the information security changes, trends, and best practices.
Manage enterprise compliance program controls.
Understand the information security compliance process and procedures.
Compile, analyze, and report compliance programs.
Understand the compliance auditing and certification programs.
Follow organizational ethics.

Information Security Management Controls

Auditing Management

Security Program Management & Operations

Access Control

Social Engineering, Phishing Attacks, Identity Theft

Physical Security

Risk Management

Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning

Firewall, IDS/IPS and Network Defense Systems

Wireless Security

Virus, Trojans and Malware Threats

Secure Coding Best Practices and Securing Web Applications

Hardening OS

Encryption Technologies

Computer Forensics And Incident Response

Strategic Planning



Material Includes

  • Duration: Full-time-5 Days
  • Duration: Part-time-5 Saturdays
  • 28 hours on-demand video
  • 11 articles
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion


  • No coding experience is necessary to take this course!
  • Any computer and OS will work — Windows, macOS or Linux.
  • A basic understanding of HTML and CSS is a plus.

Target Audience

  • Practice your new skills with coding challenges.
  • Organize and structure your code using software.
  • Get friendly and fast support in the course.