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CISMP - BCS Information Security Management Principles

Course Details

Name CISMP - BCS Information Security Management Principles
DescriptionA thorough, practical, 5 day course designed to provide the knowledge and skills required to manage information security, information assurance or information risk based processes. QA’s CiSMP course is aligned with the latest national information assurance frameworks (IAMM), as well as ISO/IEC 27002 & 27001; the code of practice and standard for information security. The course follows the latest ISEB syllabus and prepares candidates for the 2 hour multiple choice ISEB examination which is sat on the afternoon of the last day of the course. This qualification provides candidates with detailed knowledge of the concepts relating to information security; (confidentiality, integrity, availability, vulnerability, threats, risks and countermeasures), along with an understanding of current legislation and regulations which impact information security management. Award holders will be able to apply the practical principles covered throughout the course ensuring normal business processes become robust and more secure Who should attend? Although perceived as an IT issue, Information Security is in fact a subject relevant to all business units. The CiSMP program is ideal for members of information security management teams, IT Managers, security and systems managers, Information asset owners and employees with legal compliance responsibilities. The course will act as a stepping stone to more advanced qualifications (either managerial or technical), and also sits nicely with existing project management and service management based programs. Prerequisites The recommended pre-requisite for attending this course and sitting the exam is a minimum of one year’s experience in an IT function.
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Newcastle
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Overview

A thorough, practical, 5 day course designed to provide the knowledge and skills required to manage information security, information assurance or information risk based processes. This course is aligned with the latest national information assurance frameworks (IAMM), as well as ISO/IEC 27002 & 27001; the code of practice and standard for information security. 

The course follows the latest BCS syllabus and prepares delegates for the 2 hour multiple choice BCS examination which is sat on the afternoon of the last day of the course.

Target Audience:

Although perceived as an IT issue, Information Security is in fact a subject relevant to all business units. The BCS Certificate in Information Security Management Principles program is ideal for members of information security management teams, IT Managers, security and systems managers, Information asset owners and employees with legal compliance responsibilities.

The course will act as a stepping stone to more advanced qualifications (either managerial or technical), and also sits nicely with existing project management and service management based programs.

IISP Skills Alignment

This course is aligned to the following Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP) Skills. More details on the IISP skills framework can be found here.

  • A1, A2, A3, A5, A6, B1, B2, C1, C2, D1, D2, E1, E2, E3, F1, F3, G1

Continuous Professional Development (CPD)

CPD points can be claimed at the rate of 1 point per hour of training (up to a maximum of 15 points).

Included

12-month BCS Associate membership (not available to previous members). Click here for terms and conditions.

Exam

Learning Objectives

This qualification provides delegates with detailed knowledge of the concepts relating to information security; (confidentiality, integrity, availability, vulnerability, threats, risks and countermeasures), along with an understanding of current legislation and regulations which impact information security management. Award holders will be able to apply the practical principles covered throughout the course ensuring normal business processes become robust and more secure.

Pre-Requisites

 

Course Content

  • The need for Information Security
  • Information Security Management System (ISMS) concepts & definitions
  • Information risk management
  • Corporate governance
  • Organisational responsibilities
  • Policies, standards & procedures
  • ISO/IEC 27002, 27001 & 13335
  • Information security controls
  • Incident management
  • Legal framework - personal data, DPA, CMA, IPR & copyright, HR & employment issues
  • Cryptographic models
  • Data Communications & networks
  • Physical security
  • Auditing & gap analysis
  • Training & raising awareness
  • Business continuity
  • Security investigations & forensics

Newcastle - St James Gate

Location:

2nd Floor, 1 St James Gate
Newcastle
NE1 4AD

 

Directions:

From the south - A1(M)

  • At Junction 65, bear left onto the A1
  • After 4 miles, exit onto the A184 towards Newcastle (Centre)
  • After 1.5 miles, continue onto the A189 (St James' Blvd)
  • Drive over the bridge, then at the crossroads turn right onto Westmorland Road
  • Take the first right onto Marlborough
  • Scotswood Road is 300ft down on your right, then St James Gate is immediately on your left

 

From the north - A1

  • Take the exit onto the A167 towards City (Centre)
  • Follow the A167 for 2 miles, then take the exit onto the A189 towards A1(M)/City West
  • After 1.5 miles, turn right onto St James' Blvd
  • At the crossroads turn left onto Westmorland Road
  • Take the first right onto Marlborough
  • Scotswood Road is 300ft down on your right, then St James Gate is immediately on your left

 

Parking

The nearest car parks are on St James' Boulevard, Fenkle Street (multi-storey) and Dean Street.

Mainline

The training centre is opposite Newcastle Central Station, just a short walk away.

 

Metro

One of the best ways to travel to the training centre is on the Tyne and Wear Metro service. This runs to Newcastle Central Station from the airport, North Tyneside, South Tyneside and Sunderland.

There are frequent bus services around Newcastle city centre. The closest stops to the centre are on Westmorland Lane and Railway Street.

The closest airport is Newcastle International Airport.

The airport is served by Newcastle's Metro system. The journey to Newcastle city centre (Central Station) takes around 25 minutes. There are trains every 12 minutes from approximately 5.44am (Sundays 6.27am) to 11.58pm.

If you are taking a BCS exam you must bring photographic identification with you (passport, driving license or student card), as it is a BCS requirement to produce it for the invigilator prior to the exam. Failure to produce a valid form of photographic identification will result in a candidate not being able to sit the exam. For any questions about what form of identification is acceptable please contact us.

BCS allow additional time for candidates who have a disability or whose native language differs to that of the examination paper. Full details are provided in the BCS Reasonable Adjustments Policy which is available to view on the BCS website. If you believe you qualify for this then please notify us as early as possible. At least two weeks' notice will be required for processing this request.

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