Learning Path


Prepare for the CIPT exam with this learning path.

What you will learn

This path explores the intersection of technology, data security, and policy. You’ll learn key concepts about privacy and compliance, as well as the frameworks and tech to support these. We’ll cover threats and violations, privacy by design, data management strategies, encryption and more. You’ll also get tips on passing the CIPT exam, as well as practice materials.

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Privacy fundamentals

Course — 00:37:22

K0004, K0038, K0260, K0261, K0262

Explore core privacy concepts and principles.

Privacy in engineering

Course — 01:24:23

K0004, K0005, K0038, K0045, K0067, K0076, K0082, K0260, K0261, K0262, K0280

This course explores IT roles and processes, as well as best practices as they relate to privacy.


Course — 00:51:30

K0018, K0019, K0049, K0179, K0190, K0277, K0308, S0089, S0138

A look at encryption fundamentals and privacy.


Course — 00:32:45

K0007, K0056, K0065, K0158, K0336, K0343, S0031, S0043

Explore the concept of identity and its importance in privacy.

Designing privacy interfaces

Course — 01:06:09

K0038, K0044, K0066, K0086, K0260, K0261, K0262, S0024, S0367, S0374

Learn about privacy and user experience, and what it takes to design a user interface that keeps privacy at the front.

Surveillance & tracking

Course — 01:17:34

K0054, K0179, K0180, K0276, S0155

A look at user surveillance and tracking in a privacy context.


Course — 00:29:40

K0054, K0179, K0180, K0276, S0155

A look at the implications of data collection and tracking for individuals.

Cybersecurity principles

Course — 00:29:37

K0004, K0039, K0044, K0049, K0152, K0179, K0258, K0342, S0367

Explore the security principles that help protect privacy.

Data governance

Course — 00:25:24

K0001, K0003, K0004, K0086, K0168, K0222, K0276

This course reviews legal and policy issues with regard to data privacy.

CIPT practice exam

Assessment — 70 questions — 00:35:00

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

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  • All-Source Analyst
  • Mission Assessment Specialist
  • Exploitation Analyst

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