Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

R3 328.50

This course is ideal for anyone looking to become a Certified Information Systems Security Professional. The course will teach you to apply security principles and establish security governance principles.

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People Industry partner: (ISC)²
Certificate Certified by Optimi College

Course code: C01063



Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

CISSP 2021: (ISC)2 & the CISSP Exam
CISSP 2021: Fundamental Concepts & Principles
CISSP 2021: Secure Design Principles
CISSP 2021: Security Governance Principles
CISSP 2021: Security Policy
CISSP 2021: Asset Classification & Lifecycle
CISSP 2021: Risk Management
CISSP 2021: Practical Cryptography
CISSP 2021: Identity and Access Management Principles
CISSP 2021: Deploying Identity & Access Management (IAM)
CISSP 2021: Architecture, Design, & Solutions Vulnerabilities
CISSP 2021: Site & Facility Security
CISSP 2021: Communication & Network Security
CISSP 2021: Security Operations
CISSP 2021: Business Continuity Planning
CISSP 2021: Security Assessment & Testing
CISSP 2021: Software Development Lifecycles & Ecosystems
CISSP 2021: Software Development Security
TestPrep Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

The ability to read and write in English.

Learners must be at least 16 years of age.

Expertise level: Expert

Candidates must have a minimum of five years cumulative paid work experience in two or more of the eight domains of the CISSP CBK. Earning a four-year college degree or regional equivalent or an additional credential from the (ISC)² approved list will satisfy one year of the required experience. Education credit will only satisfy one year of experience.

A candidate who doesn’t have the required experience to become a CISSP may become an Associate of (ISC)² by successfully passing the CISSP examination. The Associate of (ISC)² will then have six years to earn the five years required experience.

Course type: Industry endorsed

Industry partner: (ISC)²

Certification: Certificate confirming course completion.

Certification issued by: Optimi College

Assessment information:

Online assessments


Exam information:

  • External industry exam.
  • Exam fees are not included in the course fee.

Course fee: R3 328.50

Deposit: R1 667.40

Monthly instalment: R553.70

Payment duration: 3 months

Study duration: You will have course access for 12 months. To complete the course, we recommend a total of 20 hours of study, e.g. study 1 hour per day and complete your course in 1 month.

Dedicated support team

We understand that students may require guidance and support to navigate the learning journey, and our Client Services team is always ready to assist them in every possible way. Our team is readily available during office hours and can be contacted via email, phone, WhatsApp and social media.

Exam booking assistance

Depending on your chosen course you will either receive advice or assistance in booking certain exams yourself, or our exam team will make a booking on your behalf. Our team will advise you on the venue closest to you, assist with booking a seat, and confirm the time, date and logistics for your exam sitting. Optimi College also offers discounted exam vouchers for numerous IT certification exams.

Skillsoft Learner Management System (LMS) access

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Skillsoft app access

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