Certified Security Awareness Practitioner (CSAP) Training Boot Camp

Transform your career in 3 days

Our Certified Security Awareness Practitioner (CSAP) Boot Camp is an intensive three-day program to level up your knowledge and skills in planning, developing and implementing a successful security awareness training program. In this three-day course, you learn how to create a security awareness program with proven persuasion and inspiration techniques to help you “sell” employees on security and influence the security culture of your organization. Infosec’s boot camp also prepares you to pass the Certified Security Awareness Practitioner (CSAP) exam.

 

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Course essentials

Boot camp at a glance

  • Method

    Online, in-person, team onsite

  • Duration

    3 days

  • Experience

    0-1 year of experience

  • Average salary

    $92,000

What you'll learn

Training overview

Infosec’s expert live instructors will walk you through the seven domains you need to master to become CSAP certified:

  • The need for enterprise security awareness training
  • Security and communication terminology and concepts
  • Security awareness program planning
  • Security awareness program development
  • Security awareness program implementation
  • Managing a security awareness program
  • Common challenges related to security awareness training

Leave Infosec’s Certified Security Awareness Practitioner CSAP Boot Camp with the knowledge and skills needed to get certified and create and manage a successful security awareness program.

Who should attend

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Our CSAP Boot Camp is designed for security practitioners and other individuals looking to get started in security awareness training or level up their current security awareness skills.

It’s an especially valuable certification for individuals in the following roles:

  • Security awareness officers/specialists
  • Compliance and privacy officers
  • Information security managers
  • Human resources and employee training and development professionals
  • Marketing and communication professionals new to security awareness
  • Professionals responsible for developing and managing a security awareness training and education program

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What's included

Everything you need to know

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  • 90-day extended access to Boot Camp components, including class recordings
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
  • Exam Pass Guarantee
  • Exam voucher
  • Free 90-day Infosec Skills subscription (access to 1,400+ additional courses and labs)
  • Hands-on cyber ranges and labs
  • Knowledge Transfer Guarantee
  • Onsite proctoring of exam
  • Pre-study learning path
  • Unlimited practice exam attempts

What makes the Infosec CSAP prep course different?

You can rest assured that the CSAP training materials are fully updated and synced with the latest version of the exam. In addition, you’ll gain access to a CSAP prep course the moment you enroll, so you can prepare for and get the most out of your boot camp.

 

With 20 years of training experience, we stand by our CSAP training with an Exam Pass Guarantee. This means if you don’t pass the exam on the first attempt, we’ll pay for your second exam at no additional cost to you!

Before your boot camp

Prerequisites

This boot camp is beginner-friendly and provides everything you need to start learning now. There are no prerequisites, and you’ll get immediate access to all the content in Infosec Skills, including an in-depth CSAP prep course from the moment you enroll.

Syllabus

Training schedule

Preparation (before the boot camp starts)
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CSAP prep course

Day 1
Morning session

Introduction: Building a successful security awareness and training program

Building a successful security awareness and training program

Afternoon session

Program design

  • Forming awareness team
  • Understanding organizational context
  • Gathering requirements
  • Setting program scope
  • Selecting program KPIs and performance metrics
  • Selecting and embedding evaluation methods
  • Developing reward program
  • Developing program implementation plan
  • Developing awareness policy
  • Integrating awareness training into administrative processes and existing technical controls
Evening session

Optional group & individual study

Schedule may vary from class to class

Day 2
Morning session

Program development and asset acquisition

  • Identifying sources
  • Developing or acquiring training materials
  • Budgeting the program
  • Developing program execution project plan
  • Communicating with stakeholders
Afternoon session

Program implementation

  • Launching your first campaign
  • Ensuring awareness policy acknowledgment
  • Executing the project plan
  • Keeping records
Evening session

Optional group & individual study

Schedule may vary from class to class

Day 3
Morning session

Post-implementation

  • Monitoring, measuring, and communicating program effectiveness
  • Keeping the program current
  • Updating project plan
  • Reinforcing the program
  • Building a network of security champions
  • Sharing success stories
Afternoon session

Take the CSAP exam

What's next?

After you finish your CSAP Boot Camp

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With your security awareness training certificate in hand, you’ll be ready to:

  • Apply your knowledge: Implement the strategies, techniques and best practices you've learned in your own organization. Whether creating a new security awareness program or enhancing an existing one, you'll have the know-how to make a real impact.
  • Continue learning: Cybersecurity is a rapidly evolving field, so it's important to stay current. Use your extended access to Infosec Skills to keep learning and developing your skills. You might also consider pursuing further certifications, depending on your career goals and interests.
  • Earn CPEs: Maintain your existing certifications by earning CPEs as you complete courses and other work in Infosec Skills.

The Certified Security Awareness Practitioner (CSAP) certification opens a variety of career opportunities in the cybersecurity and IT sector. This certification is beneficial for roles that involve the creation, management and evaluation of security awareness programs.

Unlock team training discounts

If you’re like many of our clients, employee certification is more than a goal — it’s a business requirement. Connect with our team to learn more about our training discounts.

Career Opportunities

What are the career opportunities like for CSAP certified professionals?

Here are a few roles and responsibilities that  CSAP certification can lead to:

  • Security Awareness Officer/Specialist: These professionals are directly responsible for creating and managing security awareness programs in an organization. 
  • Compliance and Privacy Officers: These individuals ensure that an organization's operations align with industry regulations and standards. 
  • Information Security Manager: This role involves overseeing an organization's information security program. 
  • Human Resources and Employee Training Professionals: These individuals are responsible for employee development and training.
  • Marketing and Communication Professionals: Professionals in these roles who are new to security awareness can use the CSAP certification to understand the essentials of security awareness and how to communicate these to the broader organization effectively.

What job titles are most common for people with CSAP certification?

Some common positions that this certification can help you land include:

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    Security Awareness Officer

  • Compliance and Privacy Officer icon

    Compliance and Privacy Officer

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    Human Resources Professional

Average Salary

CSAP certification salary expectations

The salary for security awareness practitioners may vary widely. For many organizations, running a security awareness is just one aspect of a job role, and it may live in IT, cybersecurity, HR, marketing or another department. Your job role, location and experience all weigh into potential salary. However, the average security awareness practitioner earns $92,000. 

Guaranteed results

Our boot camp guarantees

Exam Pass Guarantee

If you don’t pass your exam on the first attempt, get a second attempt for free. Includes the ability to re-sit the course for free for up to one year (does not apply to CMMC-AB boot camps).

100% Satisfaction Guarantee

If you’re not 100% satisfied with your training at the end of the first day, you may withdraw and enroll in a different online or in-person course.

Knowledge Transfer Guarantee

If an employee leaves within three months of obtaining certification, Infosec will train a different employee at the same organization tuition-free for up to one year.

You’re in Good Company

SM

Incredible! I have attended classes where the instructor just read PowerPoints — our instructor added so much additional information to the class and knows the field of security inside and out! I was very pleased with his knowledge and instructional skills.

Sheree Moore, Mobile County Public Schools
WJ

I went to West Point for my bachelor’s, Columbia for my master’s and had multiple Army-led courses, and this ranks as one of the best, most engaging courses that I have ever had.

William Jack, Deloitte Consulting, LLC
EH

The instructor was able to take material that prior to the class had made no sense and explained it in real-world scenarios that were able to be understood.

Erik Heiss, United States Air Force

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