Tallinn University of Technology

Aim of the course:

In recent years, there has been a growing recognition within organizations that they need a designated individual who has the
necessary skills to effectively address information security responsibilities. Consequently, the role of the CISO has emerged as
an executive-level position, obtaining the information security responsibilities that previously were held by personnel within the IT
Department. Now, organizations have a dedicated professional focused on overseeing and managing all aspects of information
security, ensuring a more comprehensive and specialized approach to safeguarding information and information assets.
By attending the PECB CISO training course, you will gain the necessary expertise to oversee and manage information security,
ensuring the implementation of robust security measures, the identification and mitigation of information security risks, and the
development of effective security strategies tailored to the organization’s specific needs. In addition, by obtaining the PECB CISO
credential, you demonstrate commitment to professional development and ability to take on executive-level responsibilities.
Moreover, you will be able to enhance your career prospects, positioning yourself as a highly qualified candidate for senior
leadership roles in the field of information security.

Target group:

- Information Security Incident managers
- IT Managers
- IT Auditors
- Managers seeking to establish an Incident Response Team (IRT)
- Managers seeking to learn more about operating effective IRTs
- Information Security risk managers
- IT system administration professionals
- IT network administration professionals
- Members of Incident Response Teams
- Individuals responsible for Information Security within an organization

Topics:

The PECB Chief Information Security Officer training course provides you with valuable insights and enables you to develop a
comprehensive understanding of the role of a CISO and the steps involved in effectively managing information security within
an organization. The training course covers a wide range of topics, including security frameworks, risk assessment, regulatory
compliance, and governance. By attending this training course, you will gain knowledge of emerging security trends and best
practices. Additionally, you will learn about the technologies that are essential to information security, including network security,
application security, and cloud security.

Study results:

By the end of this training course, participants will be able to:
-Explain the fundamental principles and concepts of information security
-Comprehend the roles and responsibilities of the CISO and the ethical considerations involved, and address the challenges
associated with the role
-Design and develop an effective information security program, tailored to the needs of the organization
-Adopt applicable frameworks, laws, and regulations and effectively communicate and implement policies to ensure
information security compliance
-Identify, analyze, evaluate, and treat information security risks, using a systematic and effective approach

Language:

English

Volume:

contact study: 32 academic hours
autonomous/other study: 12/3 academic hours

EAP:

1

Graduation document:

Tõend

Lector:

Andro Kull, PhD

Contact:

Eda Kaljo, 5100780, eda.kaljo@taltech.ee

Price:

1980 € + VAT/participant

Registration deadline:

03.06.2024 23:59

Comment:

E-N kursus, R - test, mille järel saab osaleja kinnituse testi läbimise kohta testile määratud tingimustele vastavalt: Examination Duration: 3 hours The “PECB Chief Information Security Officer exam meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Program (ECP). It covers the following competency domains: Domain 1 Fundamental concepts of information security Domain 2 The role of CISO in an information security program Domain 3 Selecting a security compliance program, risk management, and security architecture and design Domain 4 Operational aspects of information security controls, incident management, and change management Domain 5 Fostering an information security culture, monitoring, measuring, and improving an information security program For specific information about exam type, languages available, and other details, please visit the List of PECB Exams and the Examination Rules and Policies: www.pecb.com

Location:

veebis

Attachment(s):

Location:

veebis

Price:

1980 € + VAT/participant

Volume:

contact study:
32 academic hours
autonomous/other study:
12/3 academic hours

EAP:

1

Contact:

Eda Kaljo, 5100780, eda.kaljo@taltech.ee