CCSP Certification Prep Course


CCSP Certification Prep Course

This course is the most comprehensive review of cloud security concepts and industry best practices covering the six domains of the CCSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK®). You will gain knowledge in identifying the types of controls necessary to administer various levels of confidentiality, integrity, and availability, with regard to securing data in the cloud. You will identify the virtual and physical components of the cloud infrastructure with regard to risk management analysis, including tools and techniques necessary for maintaining a secure cloud infrastructure. You will gain an understanding in cloud software assurance and validation, utilizing secure software, and the controls necessary for developing secure cloud environments.  You will identify privacy issues and audit processes utilized within a cloud environment, including auditing controls, assurance issues, and the specific reporting attributes. 

Related Certification:

Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)

In-depth coverage of the six domains required to pass the CCSP exam:

  1. Architectural concepts and design requirements
  2. Cloud data security
  3. Cloud platform and infrastructure security
  4. Cloud application security
  5. Operations
  6. Legal and compliance

  • Anyone whose position requires CCSP certification
  • Individuals whose responsibilities involve procuring, securing, and managing cloud environments or purchased cloud services

  • Experienced information security professionals with at least five years of IT experience, including three years of information security and at least one year of cloud security experience.
  • CISSP Certification Prep Course is also highly recommended (9803)

Chapter 1: Architectural Concepts

Chapter 2: Design Requirements

Chapter 3: Data Classification

Chapter 4: Cloud Data Security

Chapter 5: Security in the Cloud

Chapter 6: Responsibilities in the Cloud

Chapter 7: Cloud Application Security

Chapter 8: Operations Elements

Chapter 9: Operations Management

Chapter 10: Legal And Compliance, Part 1

Chapter 11: Legal And Compliance, Part 2

Upcoming Classes

Dates Location GTR  
Aug 22-26 (8:30am-4:30pm) EST Guaranteed to Run
Sep 19-23 (8:30am-4:30pm) EST
Oct 3-7 (8:30am-4:30pm) EST
Oct 17-21 (11:30am-7:30pm) EST
Nov 14-18 (8:30am-4:30pm) EST
Nov 28-Dec 2 (8:30am-4:30pm) EST


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