Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)

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Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)

Course Information

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)

Course Details

Certification: Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA
Vendor: ISACA
Course prerequisite: There are no official prerequisites to study the CISA training course or to take the official CISA exam. However, after passing your exam you will be required to submit proof that you have no less than 5 years paid work experience in Information Systems Auditing, control or security in order to receive your certified status. This experience can be gained before or after taking the CISA exam but there is a deadline of five years post-exam to provide this proof along with the application for certification.
Study time: 20-30 hours

Career Path Opportunities

IT Auditor
Information Security Manager
Information Security Consultant
Information Risk Manager
IT Security Analyst
Risk Assurance Advisor
Senior IT Internal Auditor
Cyber Security Manager
Internal Audit Manager
Principal IT Auditor

What's Included

  • ISACA CISA course
  • 12 months unlimited access
  • Student mentor
  • Student care team
  • Career support

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Course Curriculum

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)

Lesson 1

1.1 Introduction

1.2 Audit Process

1.3 Auditing Standards

1.4 Auditing Guidelines

1.5 Cobit Model

1.6 Audit Management

1.7 Internal Control Classifications

1.8 Planning

1.9 Program

1.10 Evidence

1.11 Audit Control Evaluation

1.12 C S A Control Self- Assessment

Lesson 2

2.1 IT Governance

2.2 Outsourcing and Governance

2.3 IT Strategy

2.4 Governance and Security Policies

2.5 Organisational Compliance

2.6 Outsourcing and Globalisation

2.7 Outsourcing

2.8 IT Performance

Lesson 3

3.1 System and Infrastructure

3.2 Requirements

3.3 Project Management Tools – Part 1

3.4 Project Management Tools – Part 2

3.5 Applications

3.6 Agile Development

3.7 Monitoring and Controlling

3.8 Acquisition Process

3.9 Testing Process

3.10 Information System Maintenance Practices

3.11 Data Conversion Tools

Lesson 4

4.1 Media Disposal Process

4.2 Post Implementation Review

4.3 Periodic Review

4.4 System Maintenance

Lesson 5

5.1 IT Service Delivery and Support

5.2 How to Evaluate Service Level Management Practices

5.3 Operations Management

5.4 Databases

5.5 Structures Query Language

5.6 Monitoring Performance

5.7 Source Code and Performance Monitoring

5.8 Patch Management

5.9 Incident Management

5.10 Hardware Component Types

5.11 Network Component Types

Lesson 6

6.1 I S Auditor Technical Overview

6.2 Security Design

6.3 Monitoring Systems

6.4 Types Of Attacks

6.5 Cryptography

6.6 Encryption

6.7 Asymmetric Encryption

6.8 Digital Certificate

6.9 Different Kinds Of Attacks

6.10 Access Controls

6.11 Identification And Authentication

6.12 Physical Access Exposure

6.13 Environmental Security

6.14 Network Security Devices And Network Components

6.15 Network Address Translation

6.16 Virtual Private Networks

6.17 Voice System Risks

6.18 Intrusion Detection

6.19 Firewalls

6.20 Firewall Implementation

6.21 Network Access Protection

6.22 Honey Pot

6.23 Risks To Portable And Wireless Devices

6.24 Bluetooth

6.25 OSI Networking

6.26 Managing Data

Lesson 7

7.1 Business Continuity And Disaster Recovery

7.2 Fault Tolerance

7.3 Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Regulations

Why Get Qualified?

Gain new skills and knowledge

Thinking ahead and learning the skills needed to move forward in your current career path will mean you are more likely to be considered for future roles.

Gain credibility early in your career

A certification from IT Online Learning shows prospective employees that you have the right skills and credentials needed to succeed in your career.

Increase your opportunity for promotion

Gaining the right set of qualifications will increase your chances of moving into a supervisory or management role, giving you the opportunity to increase your salary.

Average Salary Projection

Source: Adzuna
Average Salary
Cyber Security Manager
Average Salary
You Can Earn
Average Salary
IT Internal Auditor

Salary Projection

Average Salary

Information Security Consultant


You can earn an average of £75k a year

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