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  • CISA official exam preparation


The CISA is a globally reputed certification for security professionals who audit, monitor, and assess organizations’ information systems and business operations. The certification showcases the candidate’s auditing experience, knowledge, and skills to evaluate vulnerabilities, report on compliance, and institute controls within the enterprise. Organizations require audit professionals who possess the knowledge and expertise to identify critical issues and security challenges. The skills and practices that CISA promotes and evaluates are the building blocks of success in the field. Possessing the CISA demonstrates proficiency and is the basis for measurement in the profession.

arget Audience

  • Individuals who are willing to learn in Information Systems Auditing
  • Professionals who are Auditors or working in an Audit environment
  • The professionals who are willing to make a Career in Information Systems Auditing
  • IT managers
  • Security Managers
  • System Analysts
  • Consultants
A minimum of 5 years of professional information systems auditing, control or security work experience (as described in the CISA job practice areas) is required for certification. Substitutions and waivers of such experience, to a maximum of 3 years, maybe obtained as follows:
  • A maximum of 1 year of information systems experience OR 1 year of non-IS auditing experience can be substituted for 1 year of experience.
  • 60 to 120 completed university semester credit hours (the equivalent of a 2-year or 4-year degree) not limited by the 10-year preceding restriction  can be substituted for 1 or 2 years, respectively, of experience.
  • A master’s degree in information security or information technology from an accredited university can be substituted for 1 year of experience.
Exam Information
  • Duration: 4 Hours
  • Number of questions: 150
  • Question format: Multiple Choice
  • Passing marks: 450 out of 800
  • Exam language: English, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, Turkish, Chinese
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3 + 17 = RESERVE YOUR SEAT NOWCISA Course Content
  • Domain 1 – Information System Auditing Process  (21%)
  • Domain 2 – Governance and Management of IT (17%)
  • Domain 3 – Information Systems Acquisition, Development, and Imp. (12%)
  • Domain 4 – Information Systems Operations and Business Resilience (23%)
  • Domain 5 – Protection of Information Assets (27%)

Key Features of this CISA Training:
  • Official ISACA Curriculum
  • Choose from on-demand and instructor-led learning options
  • After-course instructor coaching benefit
  • Exam voucher included with course tuition
You Will Learn How To:
  • Prepare for and pass the Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Exam
  • Develop and implement a risk-based IT audit strategy in compliance with IT audit standards
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of an IT governance structure
  • Ensure that the IT organizational structure and human resources (personnel) management support the organization’s strategies and objectives
  • Review the information security policies, standards, and procedures for completeness and alignment with generally accepted practices


  • Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)
  • Chief Security Officer (CSO)
  • Senior Security Engineer
  • Security Consultant
  • Security Manager
  • Security Auditor
  • Security Director
  • Security Architect
  • Network Architect
  • IT Director/Manager
  • Security Analyst
  • Security Systems Engineer


  • Full CISSP® domains coverage
  • Pass your exam first time
  • Delivered by an industry professional
  • Free study guides, mock exams, exam simulator, and slides included
  • Expert support
  • Learn at your own pace

      • Understand and apply concepts of confidentiality, integrity and availability
      • Evaluate and apply security governance principles
      • Determine compliance requirements
      • Understand legal and regulatory issues that pertain to information security in a global context
      • Understand, adhere to, and promote professional ethics
      • Develop, document, and implement security policy, standards, procedures, and guidelines
      • Identify, analyze, and prioritize Business Continuity (BC) requirements
      • Contribute to and enforce personnel security policies and procedures
      • Understand and apply risk management concepts
      • Understand and apply threat modeling concepts and methodologies
      • Apply risk-based management concepts to the supply chain
      • Establish and maintain a security awareness, education, and training program

    • Identify and classify information and assets
    • Determine and maintain information and asset ownership
    • Protect privacy
    • Ensure appropriate asset retention
    • Determine data security controls
    • Establish information and asset handling requirements

    • Implement and manage engineering processes using secure design principles
    • Understand the fundamental concepts of security models
    • Select controls based upon systems security requirements
    • Understand security capabilities of information systems
    • Assess and mitigate the vulnerabilities of security architectures, designs, and solution elements
    • Assess and mitigate vulnerabilities in web-based systems
    • Assess and mitigate vulnerabilities in mobile systems
    • Assess and mitigate vulnerabilities in embedded devices
    • Apply cryptography

    • Implement secure design principles in network architectures
    • Secure network components
    • Implement secure communication channels according to design

    • Control physical and logical access to assets
    • Manage identification and authentication of people, devices, and services
    • Integrate identity as a third-party service
    • Implement and manage authorization mechanisms
    • Manage the identity and access provisioning lifecycle

    • Design and validate assessment, test, and audit strategies
    • Conduct security control testing
    • Collect security process data (e.g., technical and administrative)
    • Analyze test output and generate report
    • Conduct or facilitate security audits

    • Understand and support investigations
    • Understand requirements for investigation types
    • Conduct logging and monitoring activities
    • Securely provisioning resources
    • Understand and apply foundational security operations concepts
    • Apply resource protection techniques
    • Conduct incident management
    • Operate and maintain detective and preventative measures
    • Implement and support patch and vulnerability management
    • Understand and participate in change management processes
    • Implement recovery strategies
    • Implement Disaster Recovery (DR) processes
    • Test Disaster Recovery Plans (DRP)
    • Participate in Business Continuity (BC) planning and exercises
    • Implement and manage physical security
    • Address personnel safety and security concerns

    • Understand and integrate security in the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
    • Identify and apply security controls in development environments
    • Assess the effectiveness of software security
    • Define and apply secure coding guidelines and standards
    • Assess security impact of acquired software

Course Curriculum

Mohamed Atef

Cyber Security Consultant / Certified Instructor with more than 20 years of experience.