SECO Institute - Information Security Practitioner

Duration

Duration:

Only 5 Days

Method

Method:

Classroom / Online / Hybrid

Next date

Next date:

26/9/2022 (Monday)

Overview

On this accelerated SECO-Institute Information Security Practitioner course, you will gain the fundamental information security skills necessary to become a successful Information Security Officer or Manager.

In just 5 days, you’ll learn key practical information security skills like how to create an information security vision statement and risk assessments. You’ll also learn to:

  • Integrate information security into strategic management and organisational culture, while ensuring compliance with information security laws, regulations and standards.
  • Adopt a risk-based approach to information security
  • Review an audit report and create an actionable improvement plan

At the end of this course, you’ll sit the SECO-Institute Information Security Practitioner exam and achieve your certification. Through Firebrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review methodology, you’ll get certified at twice the speed of traditional training methods and get access to courseware, learn from certified instructors, and train in a distraction-free environment.

Audience

This course is ideal if you are an information security professional looking to progress into a security management role, or if you aspire to be in one of the following roles:

  • Information security officers
  • Consultants
  • Security managers
  • IT Auditors
  • Line managers and project managers with a direct line to the information security practice

Benefits

Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online courses
  2. You'll be certified fast. With us, you’ll be trained in record time
  3. Our course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams**, accommodation* and meals*. No hidden extras.
  4. Pass first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  5. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  6. You’ll learn faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  7. You’ll be studying with the best. We’ve been named in Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified over 100,000 professionals
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts

Curriculum

  • Module 1: Defining Core Values and Strategic Goals for Information Security
  • Module 2: Developing an Information Security Management System
  • Module 3: Human Aspects I: Project Management and Leadership
  • Module 4: Human Aspects II: Security Awareness
  • Module 5: Methods of a Hacker, OSINT and Google Hacking
  • Module 6: Identity and Access Management
  • Module 7: Incident Response and Reporting
  • Module 8: Information Security Audit
  • Module 9: Final Assignment In this last case study, students will review an information security audit report and propose an action plan that will help the organisation to make this service ISO 27001-compliant
  • Module 10: Practice exam: The training ends with a test exam, followed up with an evaluation and discussion

Exam Track

At the end of this accelerated course, you’ll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

SECO-Institute Information Security Practitioner exam

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Format: 10 multiple-choice, 5 open questions and one case

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for attending this accelerated course.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.

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