The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Exam Preparation course is an intensive, four-day review program to prepare individuals who are planning to sit for the CISM exam.

The course focuses on the key points covered in the CISM Review Manual 15th Edition and includes class lectures, group discussions/activities, exam practice and answer debriefs. The course is intended for individuals with familiarity with and experience in information security management.

Learning Outcome

Participants in the CISM Exam Preparation course will be provided instruction designed to provide the following:
  • An understanding of the format and structure of the CISM certification exam
  • Knowledge of the various topics and technical areas covered by the exam
  • Practice with specific strategies, tips and techniques for taking and passing the exam
  • Opportunities to execute practice questions with debriefs of answers
The CISM Exam Preparation Course comprises six primary sections, covering the following topics:
  • General Examination Information
  • Information Security Governance
  • Information risk management
  • Information security program development and management
  • Information security incident management
  • Exam practice/sample exam
Typically, each day of the course will cover a single CISM domain, using lecture, group activities and practice questions.

Who should Attend?

  • IT professionals interested in earning Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) certification
  • The CISM course, exam and certification are suitable for individuals who manage, design, oversee and assess an enterprises’ information security

Eligibility Criteria

  • No specific eligibility criteria to attend the course
There are no prerequisite requirements for taking the CISM Exam Preparation Course or the CISM exam; however, in order to apply for CISM certification, the candidate must meet the necessary experience requirements determined by ISACA.

This course is endorsed under Critical Infocomm Technology Resource Programme Plus (CITREP+) Programme.
To find out more about CITREP+ Funding, please refer to Programme Support under CITREP+ page

Information is accurate as of 3 July 2019