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CISSP Certification Boot Camp

Take your career to the next level by earning one of the most in-demand security certifications available. Our CISSP Boot Camp prepares you to pass the challenging CISSP exam — and helps you further differentiate yourself with an additional, free CISSP specialization training of your choice.

Earn your CISSP, guaranteed!

Boot camp overview

CISSP holders are expected to have a broad range of skills across security policy development and management, as well as a technical understanding of a wide range of security controls. This boot camp provides you with a proven method for mastering this huge range of knowledge. You’ll leave with the necessary skills and best practices to effectively create and execute enterprise-wide information security strategies.

Infosec’s proprietary CISSP certification courseware materials are always up to date and synchronized with the latest (ISC)² exam objectives. Our industry-leading curriculum combined with award-winning CISSP training, provided by expert instructors, delivers the platform you need in order to pass the CISSP exam with flying colors the first time you take it.

Skill up and get certified, guaranteed

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.

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 Flex Pro or Flex Classroom 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.

What's included?

93% pass rate — the best in the industry

  • Six days of intense CISSP training, plus a day to take the exam
  • Infosec proprietary digital courseware
  • CISSP exam voucher
  • Immediate access to in-depth CISSP pre-study course
  • 90-day access to replays of daily lessons (Flex Pro)
  • Curated videos from other top-rated instructors (add-on)
  • Dual cert promo: Pick an ISSEP, ISSMP or ISSAP on-demand training
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
  • Exam Pass Guarantee (Flex Pro)

What you'll learn

The goal of the boot camp is to prepare you for the challenging CISSP exam by covering the objectives defined in the (ISC)² common body of knowledge (CBK). This material is matched to the most recent (ISC)² exam objectives and designed to provide you an unmatched, total immersion training experience that will successfully prepare you to pass the CISSP exam.

The eight CISSP domain areas include:

  1. Security and risk management
  2. Asset security
  3. Security engineering
  4. Communication and network security
  5. Identity and access management
  6. Security assessment and testing
  7. Security operations
  8. Software development security

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Free CISSP concentration

When you enroll in an Infosec CISSP live online Flex Pro or Flex Classroom boot camp, you are eligible for our CISSP dual certification program at no extra cost. There are over 125,000 CISSP holders, and this Infosec CISSP Boot Camp gives you the opportunity to distinguish yourself by achieving one of the popular CISSP specializations:

  • CISSP-ISSEP: Information Systems Security Engineering Professional
  • CISSP-ISSAP: Information Systems Security Architecture Professional
  • CISSP-ISSMP: Information Systems Security Management Professional

Prerequisites

In order to obtain the CISSP certification, you must have:

  • At least five years of professional experience in the information security field
  • A work history reflecting direct experience in at least two of the eight domains listed in the (ISC)² CISSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK)

However, you can become an Associate of (ISC)² by passing the exam without the required work experience.

Why choose Infosec

Your flexible learning experience

Infosec Flex makes expert, live instruction convenient with online and in-person formats tailored to how, when and where you learn best.

Public training boot camps held nationwide

  • Pre-study course materials
  • Live instruction
  • Digital courseware
  • Daily reinforcement materials
  • Catered lunches
  • Infosec community forum access
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
  • Knowledge Transfer Guarantee

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Immersive, live-streamed instruction

  • Pre-study course materials
  • Live instruction
  • Digital courseware
  • Daily reinforcement materials
  • Detailed performance reporting
  • Video replays
  • 90-day extended access to materials
  • Infosec community forum access
  • Exam Pass Guarantee
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
  • Knowledge Transfer Guarantee

Tailored team training at your location

  • Pre-study course materials
  • Live, customized instruction at your location
  • Digital courseware
  • Daily reinforcement materials
  • Detailed team performance reporting
  • Video replays
  • 90-day extended access to materials
  • Infosec community forum access
  • Exam Pass Guarantee
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
  • Knowledge Transfer Guarantee

Experienced instructors

Infosec instructors have at least 10 years of industry training experience and are professionals with active roles in the industry. Thousands of students have earned their CISSP with the help of our expert instructors and industry-leading courseware.

We’ve built a reputation for getting at the heart of the CISSP exam and providing the absolute best environment for CISSP preparation. More than 93% of our students pass their certification exams on their first attempt — the highest rates in the industry.

Can’t get away for a week?

Learn CISSP on-demand!

Get the cybersecurity training you need at a pace that fits your schedule with a subscription to Infosec Skills. Includes unlimited access to hundreds of additional on-demand courses — plus cloud-hosted cyber ranges where you can practice and apply knowledge in real-world scenarios — all for just $34 a month!

  • 300+ courses
  • 4 cyber range environments
  • 100+ hands-on labs
  • Certification practice exams
  • 40+ learning paths

What our students are saying

"I’ve taken five boot camps with Infosec and all my instructors have been great."

Jeffrey Coa

Information Security Systems Officer

"The course not only met my expectations, but exceeded them. It was the most engaging online training I’ve ever had."

Val Vask

Commercial Technical Lead

"I knew Infosec could tell me what to expect on the exam and what topics to focus on most."

Julian Tang

Chief Information Officer

Our clients

FedEx
Microsoft
Bank of America
Defense Information Systems Agency
Symantec

Find your boot camp

CISSP Boot Camp details

Boot camp schedule

Day 1

Security & risk management

  • Confidentiality, integrity and availability
  • Security governance policies and their supporting counterparts
  • Compliance
  • Global information security
  • Legal and regulatory policies
  • Professional ethics
  • Business continuity
  • Personnel security
  • Risk management
  • Threat modeling
  • Acquisition security
  • Security awareness

Day 2

Asset security

  • Classify information
  • Identify and document asset ownership
  • Asset privacy concerns
  • Asset retention policies
  • Data security controls
  • Handling requirements

Security engineering

  • Secure engineering processes
  • Review security engineering models
  • Security architecture
  • Web-based vulnerabilities
  • Mobile vulnerabilities
  • Embedded device vulnerabilities
  • Cryptography components and their relationships
  • Site and facility design
  • Physical security

Day 3

Communication and network security

  • Network architecture
  • Network components
  • Communication channels
  • Handling network attacks

Identity and access management

  • Physical and logical access
  • Authentication of people and devices
  • Identity as service (cloud identity)
  • Third-party identity
  • Authorization mechanisms
  • Access control attacks
  • Provisioning life cycle

Day 4

Security assessment and testing

  • Validate assessment
  • Security control
  • Management and operational controls
  • Analyze and report test outputs
  • Internal and third party audits
  • Security operations
  • Handling investigations
  • Investigation types
  • Logging and monitoring
  • Provisioning of resources

Security operations

  • Resource protection
  • Incident management
  • Preventative measures
  • Patch and vulnerability management

Day 5

Security operations (continued)

  • Change management
  • Disaster recovery
  • Business continuity
  • Manage physical security
  • Personnel safety concerns

Software development security

  • Software development life cycle
  • Security for development environments
  • Software security
  • Purchased software risk

Day 6

Review of all eight domains

  • Practice exam

Day 7

  • Take CISSP exam

After your CISSP boot camp

  • Enroll in your choice of ISSEP, ISSAP or ISSMP online course, included for free with Flex Pro or Flex Classroom enrollment, and pass the associated exam at a local VUE testing center

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What's the value in earning the CISSP certification?
    • The CISSP certification is a career differentiator that adds integrity and recognition to a security professional’s skillset and name. The CISSP is referred to as the “gold standard” of information security certifications within the security community due to its pre-requirements, subject matter and maintenance requirements needed to remain certified.

  • What are the pre-requirements for earning the CISSP?
    • In order to obtain the CISSP certification you must have at least 5 years of professional experience in the information security field, with a work history reflecting direct experience in at least 2 of the 8 domains listed in the (ISC)² CISSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK). Click here for more info on CISSP pre-requirements.

  • What career opportunities are available to CISSP boot camp graduates? What's the job outlook like for CISSP professionals?
    • CISSP holders are experienced leaders capable of performing a variety of security-related job roles ranging from entry level to the C-suite. Our training does not place jobs, but certified professionals are highly sought after in today’s job market. In 2017 alone, there were over 65,000 positions listed in the United States requiring applicants to hold the CISSP certification. Click here for more info on the job career opportunities and job outlook for CISSPs.

  • What do I need to know about the new CAT exam format?
    • The CISSP CAT (Computerized Adaptive Testing) exam format uses an adaptive algorithm that custom tailors questions specifically to the test taker. This new testing format has cut exam times in half and drastically reduced the number of questions students need to answer. Click here for more info on the CAT exam format.

  • How does the CISSP examination process work?
    • The CISSP CAT exam was rolled out with the goal of making the testing process more efficient, reliable and secure. The new CAT exam takes students on average 3 hours to complete and is typically around 100 questions long. Click here for more info on the CISSP examination process.

  • Is the live online CISSP boot camp as effective and informative as an in-person training session?
    • Our live online Flex Pro CISSP training provides students with the exact same learning experience that would be received in a physical classroom, without the hassle and cost of travel. Students are able to interact with the instructor in the same way they would in a physical class and receive the same courseware and exam voucher — plus numerous additional features found in their Infosec Flex Center, such as recordings of their daily lessons, daily re-inforcement material, detailed reporting on exam readiness and more.

  • What does this CISSP course offer that other certification prep classes do not?
    • Infosec CISSP boot camp has the highest pass rate for first time test takers, currently sitting at 93%! Not only does our boot camp offer the highest pass rate in the industry, but if you choose to take your training with us online, you will be provided an Exam Pass Guarantee. This means if you fail your exam the first time, we’ll pay for your second attempt FREE of charge.

  • How does the CISSP experience waiver work?
    • There are two situations where one of the five years of related professional work experience can be waived. CISSP candidates are allowed a one-year experience waiver if they have a security-related degree from an accredited college or its regional equivalent. Or, the candidate has additional (ISC)² credentials from their approved list. Click here for more info on the CISSP experience waiver.

  • What job titles are most common for people who hold (ISC)²’s CISSP certification?
    • The CISSP covers a wide range of subject matter covering a variety of subsets in information security. Because of this, there are a wide range of potential job titles for certified professionals. Some high-level CISSP job titles include chief information officer, information security officer and director of information security. Mid-level titles include information security manager, security architect and security engineer.

  • What are the CISSP domains?
    • There are 8 domains in the (ISC)² CISSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK). They are Security and Risk Management, Asset Security, Security Engineering, Communications and Network Security, Identity and Access Management, Security Assessment and Testing, Security Operations and Software Development Security. Click here for more info on the CISSP domains.

  • What are the CISSP concentrations?
    • There are three CISSP concentrations, which are as follows: Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP), Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISSEP), and Information Systems Security Management Professional (ISSMP). Each focuses on a specific area of the CISSP framework. Click here for more info on the CISSP concentrations.

  • What are the renewal requirements for the CISSP?
    • CISSP cert holders are required to earn 40 CPEs per year, pay an $85 Annual Maintenance Fee (AMF) and adhere to (ISC)²’s Code of Ethics.

  • How do I earn CISSP CPE Credits?
    • CPE credits can be earned by participating in various activities where CISSPs gain experience as well as knowledge, whether associated with domain-related activities, or knowledge sharing and professional development. Click here for more info on CISSP CPE credits.

  • Is it possible to receive one-on-one mentoring from a CISSP boot camp instructor? How much feedback will I receive on my coursework?
    • Absolutely! One-to-one chat sessions with instructors are an important part of our CISSP training. During the course, instructors focus 100% of their time and attention on students to ensure you are learning the skills needed to pass the CISSP exam.

  • What are some tips for preparing for the CISSP?
    • Participating in a boot camp like the one offered here is a great way to study for the CISSP. Other methods include buying the official textbook provided by (ISC)², self study, and taking the CISSP practice exam provided by Skillset. Click here for more tips on prepping for the CISSP.