CISSP Certification Courses

CISSPs are expected to have a broad range of skills in the field of information security, from security policy development and management to the technical understanding of security architecture and controls.

Our CISSP Boot Camp will provide you with a quick and proven method for mastering this huge range of knowledge.

Our CISSP Boot Camp course contains "checkpoints" that help you self-evaluate your progress. You will know which key concepts you have a solid understanding of, and which of the CISSP domains you need to spend more time reviewing. The benefit of these checkpoints is that you will have an expert instructor on hand to help you through any trouble spots. You will find checkpoints after each of the 8 domains, and many smaller self-assessment exercises within the larger CISSP domains.


  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of information security
  • Confirms commitment to your profession
  • A career differentiator, with enhanced credibility and marketability
  • Access to valuable resources, such as peer networking and idea exchange

Information Security Careers for CISSPs

A CISSP will have many job options. It is a foundational certification for upper-level security industry professions.

CISSP Salary Information

The average salary for CISSPs is the top amongst security professionals. The median salary a CISSP made in 2010 was $85,000 with many well above $100k. This was higher than CISA, GIAC, and CFE. Salary rates are dependent on serveral factors including location, exerience and job title. For a more information, check out our 2013 CISSP salary article.

Getting CISSP Certified - The Process & Testing

The four processes to become a certified CISSPĀ® are:

  • Examination
  • Certification
  • Endorsement
  • Audit

Examination Prerequisites
Minimum of five years of professional experience in the information security field or four years plus a college degree. Or, an Advanced Degree in Information Security from a National Center of Excellence or the regional equivalent can substitute for one year towards the five-year requirement.

Complete the Examination Agreement

Successfully answer four questions regarding criminal history and related background

Pass the CISSP examination with a scaled score of 700 points+
Successfully pass an audit

The endorser attests that the candidate's assertions regarding professional experience are true.

Candidates will be randomly selected and audited.

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