CISA Prep Course

CISA Prep Course

563,635.00

In this course, you’ll cover all five domains of the Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) exam and gain the knowledge and technical concepts required to obtain CISA certification. Since its inception in 1978, the CISA exam has become the gold standard of excellence in IS auditing, control, and security. Our experts have created a study guide of relevant, up-to-date information, including summary charts, insightful data, and practice exams. Along with our custom course material, you will receive a free copy of the CISA Review Manual 2013.

 

Description

CISA Prep Course Overview

Get ready for the newly updated CISA exam with our top-quality preparation course.

CISA Prep Course, you’ll cover all five domains of the Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) exam and gain the knowledge and technical concepts required to obtain CISA certification. Since its inception in 1978, the CISA exam has become the gold standard of excellence in IS auditing, control, and security. Our experts have created a study guide of relevant, up-to-date information, including summary charts, insightful data, and practice exams. Along with our custom course material, you will receive a free copy of the CISA Review Manual 2013.

CISA Prep Course

Certification

The CISA exam is offered three times each year (June, September, and December), consists of 200 multiple-choice questions, and is focused on the five domains defined by ISACA.

What You’ll Learn

In-depth coverage of the five domains required to pass the CISA exam:

  1. The Process of Auditing Information Systems
  2. Governance and Management of IT
  3. Information Systems Acquisition, Development, and Implementation
  4. Information Systems Operations, Maintenance, and Support
  5. Protection of Information Assets

Prerequisites

Systems administration experience, familiarity with TCP/IP, and an understanding of UNIX, Linux, and Windows. This advanced course also requires intermediate-level knowledge of the security concepts covered in our Security+ Prep Course

Course Outlines

1. Testing-Taking Tips and Study Techniques
Preparation for the CISA Exam
Submitting Required Paperwork
Resources and Study Aids
Passing the Exam the First Time
2. The Audit Process
Risk
Audit
Standards and Guidelines
3. IT Governance
Best Practices
Management Practices
Roles and Responsibilities
4. Lifecycle Management
Project Management
Business Application Development
Information Systems Maintenance Practices
5. System Infrastructure Control
Auditing Application Controls
Application System Development
Business Application Systems
6. Information Systems Hardware and Architecture
Information Systems Operations
Information Systems Hardware
SDLC
Databases
7. Information Systems Used for IT Delivery and Support
OSI
TCP/IP Model
TCP/UDP/ICMP/IP
Routers/Switches/Hubs
Firewalls
Wireless
WAN Technologies – X.25/Frame Relay/PPP/ISDN/DSL/Cable
8. Protection of Logical Assets
CIA
Roles and Responsibilities – RACI
Asset Management
Taxonomy – Information Classification
Risk Management
Policies, Procedures, Standards, Guidelines, Baselines
Knowledge Transfer – Awareness, Training, Education
9. Physical Security
Environmental Protection Practices
Physical Authentication
Policies and Procedures
10. Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
BIA Policy
BIA Roles and Teams
Data Backups, Vaulting, Journaling, Shadowing
Alternate Sites
Emergency Response
Required Notifications
BIA Tests
11. Review and Q&A Session
Final Review and Test Prep

IS audit, control, assurance, and security professionals, including IT consultants, auditors, managers, security policy writers, privacy officers, information security officers, network administrators, security device administrators, and security engineers, who have five years of experience with audit, IT systems, and security of information systems.

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