Learning Path

Enterprise Security Risk Management

Learn essential enterprise risk topics, including risk identification and assessment.

What you will learn

This learning path builds your knowledge and skills around managing enterprise security risk. As you progress through 21 courses, you’ll gain a thorough understanding of enterprise risk concepts, frameworks, reporting metrics, mitigation strategies and decision making. You’ll also explore a variety of administrative, technical and physical controls, such as audits, incident response, security policies and access controls. Upon completion, you’ll have an in-depth understanding of enterprise risk and the controls needed to help keep organizations safe from cybercrime.

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Security Governance Principles

Course — 00:18:42

K0004, K0006, K0047, K0146, K0261, K0295, K0579

Explore security governance and how it relates to business processes and strategies in this brief overview course.

Regulatory Compliance

Course — 00:30:47

K0003, K0004, K0006, K0157, K0196, K0260, K0261, K0262, K0410, K0524, K0615

Explore the compliance issues related to digital data, including privacy laws, regulations, intellectual property issues and more.

Risk Management

Course — 00:49:20

K0002, K0005, K0047, K0048, K0162, K0165, K0169, K0214, K0295, K0455, K0527

Dive deep into risk management, including risk frameworks, assessments and modeling, as well as employee security awareness, vendor security and other issues.

Security Policies

Course — 00:22:31

K0004, K0006, K0157, K0169, K0215, K0242, K0243, K0264

Explore security policies and control frameworks and how they help drive the overall security of an organization.

Risk Identification Frameworks and Methods

Course — 00:39:38

K0002, K0048, K0165

Review best practices for IT risk management, including the steps that risk managers need to go through.

Risk Culture and Communication

Course — 00:27:24

K0002, K0527, S0070

Risk culture, appetite and communication of risk are important in understanding how risk relates to the organization’s values, goals and objectives.

IT Risk Strategy

Course — 00:31:20

K0002, K0003, K0101, K0293, S0038

Dive deeper into the importance of an IT strategy and how it should align with business goals, objectives and values.

Impact of Compliance

Course — 00:28:55

K0003, K0066, K0168, K0260, K0261, K0262, K0267, K0410, K0615

Refresh your awareness about the regulatory and statutory privacy and security requirements and their impact on risk.

IT Security Risk Concepts

Course — 01:45:36

K0002, K0004, K0005, K0007, K0065, K0070, K0106, K0151, K0267, K0342, K0527

Understand the security risks concepts and principles that impact IT risk practitioners’ jobs.

Risk Assessment Techniques

Course — 00:33:30

K0002, K0165

Learn how to assess the potential impacts of the various IT risks.

Risk and Control Analysis

Course — 01:15:32

K0013, K0165, K0342

Know how to use controls, along with incident management, to determine the state of current risk.

Risk-Based Decision Making

Course — 00:52:51

K0002, K0005, K0021, K0026, K0059, K0072, K0121, K0147, K0165, K0169, K0199, K0335, K0431, K0455

Learn about different business-related and IT management aspects that factor into risk assessment.

Risk Response Options

Course — 00:43:26

K0002, K0005, K0101

Alignment with business objectives is one of the drivers of risk management.

Access Control Fundamentals

Course — 01:37:36

K0007, K0033, K0056, K0065, K0071, K0104, K0158, K0179, K0211, K0332, K0336, K0452, K0488, S0023, S0031

Take a deep dive into one of the fundamental concepts of security: access control. Learn how to give the right people access to the right information in a secure way.

Control Design and Implementation

Course — 01:04:55

K0002, K0018, K0019, K0048, K0073, K0075, K0201, K0291, K0427, K0488, S0036

Understand the major types of risk controls and their interdependencies.

Key Risk Indicators and Key Performance Indicators

Course — 00:49:43

K0002, K0054, K0145, K0527

Learn key risk indicators, key performance indicators, plus monitoring and reporting tools and techniques.

Risk Mitigation Strategies and Controls

Course — 00:26:11

K0002, K0004, K0048, K0148, K0165, K0169, K0194, K0267, K0527, K0556

Dive into risk mitigation strategies and controls with this course on risk scenarios, responses and more.

Risk Metric Scenarios

Course — 00:12:56

K0002, K0183, K0527

This course on risk metric scenarios covers analyzing scenarios to secure enterprises and reviewing existing security.

Risk Assessment

Course — 00:17:16

K0002, K0006, K0149, K0165, K0263

Two videos take you through risk assessment methodologies, vocabulary and examples.

Asset Classification and Operational Considerations

Course — 00:10:20

K0021, K0090, K0154, K0195, K0211, K0267, K0270, K0287, K0291

Review asset classification and operational considerations in five videos, covering vocabulary, diagrams, key terms and important takeaways.

Monitoring and Communication

Course — 00:06:36


Enhance your risk management skills with three videos on risk monitoring and communication.

The details

Learning path insights

How to claim CPEs

Should you complete this learning path, you’ll be able to download a certificate of completion. Use this to claim your CPEs or CPUs.

Associated NICE Work Roles

All Infosec training maps directly to the NICE Workforce Framework for Cybersecurity to guide you from beginner to expert across 52 Work Roles.

  • All-Source Analyst
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  • Exploitation Analyst

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