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ISSEP Training Boot Camp

This four-day training is an immersion into the Information Systems Security Engineering Process, complete with targeted prep leading to guaranteed ISSEP certification success!

Earn your ISSEP, guaranteed!

Boot camp overview

Infosec’s accelerated Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISSEP) Certification Boot Camp focuses on the art and science of the information systems security engineering (ISSE) process. You will not only learn the nuts and bolts of the ISSE, you will learn the specifics required to successfully pass the challenging ISSEP Certification exam offered by (ISC)².

In this four-day program you will acquire the technical knowledge required of information systems security engineers operating within the federal government, such as ISSE processes and the critical government regulations affecting how security engineering is performed and why. The ISSEP is a key component in the selection process for management-level information security positions.

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

  • Four days of intense ISSEP training
  • Infosec proprietary digital courseware
  • ISSEP exam voucher
  • 90-day access to replays of daily lessons (Flex Pro)
  • Curated videos from other top-rated instructors (add-on)
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
  • Exam Pass Guarantee (Flex Pro)

Benefits and goals

Some key advantages of Infosec ISSEP Boot Camp include:

  • Real security expertise by Information System Security Engineers with 10 years or more supporting federal government information assurance needs
  • Proven expertise in meeting certification candidates needs: we go beyond the ISSEP CBK, and get at how to prep and succeed at the exam
  • Courseware materials that help clarify the ISSEP process and ensure that you leave knowing how to implement it

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Who should attend?

This training is intended for IA professionals supporting the federal government’s information systems security engineering needs. Attendees may be from the federal government or from the integrator/contractor community.


The ISSEP certification is a “concentration area” for CISSP holders. Candidates must be a CISSP in good standing and have two years cumulative paid work experience in one or more of the five domains of the CISSP-ISSEP in order to qualify for certification.

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

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

Boot camp objectives

Upon the completion of our ISSEP course, you will know how to:

  • Fully understand Security Systems Engineering and the certification and accreditation process within the federal government
  • Design, construct and operate an efficient and economical network that contains measures, providing a defined level of availability, integrity and confidentiality
  • Navigate U.S. government regulatory requirements for information assurance

ISSEP certification details

The ISSEP certification is a “concentration area” for CISSPs, and extends upon the CISSP Common Body of knowledge by focusing on the following areas:

  • Security engineering principles
  • Risk management
  • Security planning, design and implementation
  • Secure operations, maintenance and disposal
  • Systems engineering technical management

By attending the Infosec ISSEP Boot Camp, you will be able to understand the key concepts and requirements within the ISSEP
common body of knowledge. Through our curriculum, you will develop knowledge of the standards and regulations pertaining to systems engineering, information assurance and technical management.

Can’t get away for a week?

Learn ISSEP on-demand.

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

You're in good company.

"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

Bank of America
Defense Information Systems Agency

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ISSEP Boot Camp details

Domain 1 – Security engineering principles

  • General security principles
  • Security risk management principles
  • System resilience principles
  • Vulnerability management principles

Domain 2 – Risk management

  • Risk management process
  • Operational risk management

Domain 3 – Security planning, design & implementation

  • Stakeholder requirements definition
  • Requirements analysis
  • System security architecture & design
  • Implementation, integration & deployment of systems or system modifications
  • Verification & validation of systems or system modifications

Domain 4 – Secure operations, maintenance & disposal

  • Secure operations
  • Secure maintenance
  • Secure disposal

Domain 5 – Systems engineering technical management

  • Acquisition process
  • System development methodologies
  • Technical management processes