CISSP Certification Course Description

  • What are the course objectives?

    Simplilearn’s CISSP® certification training is aligned to the (ISC)² CBK 2018 requirements. The course trains you in the industry’s latest best practices which will help you pass the exam in the first attempt. The certification helps you develop expertise in defining the architecture and in designing, building, and maintaining a secure business environment for your organization using globally approved Information Security standards.

    With unprecedented security breaches now being reported, the demand for IT security professionals has never been higher. Cybersecurity Ventures predicts there will be 3.5 million cybersecurity job openings by 2021. Source URL:

  • What skills will you learn from this CISSP training course?

    By the end of this CISSP training, you will:
    • Be able to define the architecture, design, and management of the security of your organization.
    • Acquire the relevant knowledge and skills required to pass the CISSP certification exam.
    • Perform risk analysis and prevent data loss
    • Learn about security architecture, engineering, models, and cryptography
    • Gain familiarity with communications and network security, identity and access management, security testing and operations

  • Who should take this CISSP training course?

    The CISSP certification is the most globally recognized professional requirement in the IT Security domain. This certification is best suited for:
    • Security Consultants/Managers
    • IT Directors/Managers
    • Security Auditors/Architects
    • Security Systems Engineers
    • Chief Information Security Officers
    • Network Architects

CISSP Course Preview

    • Lesson 01 - Course Introduction

      • Course Introduction
    • Lesson 02 - Security and Risk Management

      • 1.01 Security and Risk Management
      • 1.02 Information Security Management
      • 1.03 Security Controls
      • 1.04 Information Security Management and Governance
      • 1.05 Goals, Mission, and Objectives
      • 1.06 Due Care
      • 1.07 Security Policy
      • 1.08 Compliance
      • 1.09 Computer Crimes
      • 1.10 Legal Systems
      • 1.11 Intellectual Property (IP) Law
      • 1.12 Privacy
      • 1.13 General Data Protection Regulation
      • 1.14 Security
      • 1.15 Risk Analysis
      • 1.16 Types of Risk Analysis
      • 1.17 Security Control Assessment
      • 1.18 Threat Modeling
      • 1.19 Supply-Chain Risk Management
      • 1.20 Third-Party Management
      • 1.21 Business Continuity Planning
      • 1.22 Business Continuity Planning Phases
      • 1.23 Managing Personnel Security
      • 1.24 Security Awareness Training
      • 1.25 Program Effectiveness Evaluation
      • 1.26 Key Takeaways
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 03 - Asset Security

      • 2.01 Asset Security
      • 2.02 Information Classification
      • 2.03 Data Classification
      • 2.04 Data Life Cycle
      • 2.05 Data Management
      • 2.06 Different Roles
      • 2.07 Data Remanence
      • 2.08 Privacy
      • 2.09 States of Data
      • 2.10 Data Loss Prevention
      • 2.11 Key Takeaways
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 04 - Security Engineering

      • 3.01 Introduction
      • 3.02 Security Engineering
      • 3.03 Security Architecture
      • 3.04 Security Models
      • 3.05 Evaluation Criteria
      • 3.06 System Security
      • 3.07 CPU
      • 3.08 Memory
      • 3.09 Security Mode
      • 3.10 Cloud Computing
      • 3.11 IOT
      • 3.12 Industrial Control System (ICS)
      • 3.13 Cryptography
      • 3.14 Encryption Methods
      • 3.15 DES
      • 3.16 Asymmetric Cryptography
      • 3.17 Public Key Infrastructure
      • 3.18 Cryptanalysis
      • 3.19 Key Management
      • 3.20 Critical Path Analysis
      • 3.21 Site Location
      • 3.22 Fire
      • 3.23 HVAC
      • 3.24 Key Takeaways
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 05 - Communications and Network Security

      • 4.01 Introduction
      • 4.02 Network Architecture and Design
      • 4.03 IP Addressing
      • 4.04 Network Protocols
      • 4.05 Transmission Media
      • 4.06 Firewall
      • 4.07 Intrusion Detection System and Intrusion Prevention System
      • 4.08 Network Access Control (NAC)
      • 4.09 Content Delivery Network (CDN)
      • 4.10 Networks
      • 4.11 Software-Defined Networking (SDN)
      • 4.12 Remote Access
      • 4.13 Internet Security Protocol (IPsec)
      • 4.14 Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)
      • 4.15 Phreaking
      • 4.16 Secure Access Protocols
      • 4.17 Wireless Technologies
      • 4.18 Network Attacks
      • 4.19 Key Takeaways
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 06 - Identity and Access Management

      • 5.01 Identity and Access Management
      • 5.02 Identity and Access Management
      • 5.03 Identity Management
      • 5.04 Biometrics
      • 5.05 Passwords
      • 5.06 Tokens
      • 5.07 Memory Cards and Smart Cards
      • 5.08 Access and Authorization Concepts
      • 5.09 Identity Management Implementation
      • 5.10 Kerberos
      • 5.11 Access Control Types
      • 5.12 Access Control Models
      • 5.13 Access Control Tools and Techniques
      • 5.14 Accountability
      • 5.15 Access Control Monitoring
      • 5.16 Identity Proofing
      • 5.17 Markup Languages
      • 5.18 Identity as a Service (IDaaS)
      • 5.19 Key Takeaways
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 07 - Security Assessment and Testing

      • 6.01 Security Assessment and Testing
      • 6.02 Security Assessment
      • 6.03 Vulnerability Assessment
      • 6.04 Penetration Testing
      • 6.05 Audits
      • 6.06 Log Management
      • 6.07 Synthetic Transaction and Real Transaction
      • 6.08 Testing
      • 6.09 Software Testing
      • 6.10 Interface
      • 6.11 Key Performance Indicators (KPI)
      • 6.12 Key Takeaways
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 08 - Security Operations

      • 7.01 Security Operations
      • 7.02 Investigation
      • 7.03 Forensic Investigation
      • 7.04 Evidence
      • 7.05 Electronic Discovery
      • 7.06 Incident Management
      • 7.07 Security Operations Management
      • 7.08 Identity and Access Management
      • 7.09 Assets
      • 7.10 Malware
      • 7.11 Management
      • 7.12 Recovery and Backup
      • 7.13 Disaster Recovery
      • 7.14 Perimeter Security
      • 7.15 Key Takeaways
      • Knowledge Check
    • Lesson 09 - Software Development Security

      • 8.01 Software Development Security
      • 8.02 Importance of Software Development Security
      • 8.03 Programming Concepts
      • 8.04 Systems Development Life Cycle
      • 8.05 Application Program Interface
      • 8.06 Software Security and Assurance
      • 8.07 Database and Data Warehouse Environments
      • 8.08 Knowledge Management
      • 8.09 Web Application Environment
      • 8.10 Security Threats and Attacks
      • 8.11 Key Takeaways
      • Knowledge Check
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CISSP Exam & Certification

  • How do I become a CISSP certified professional?

    Candidates need to appear for the CISSP exam at any of the test centers of Pearson VUE present worldwide. He can become CISSP certified once he clears the CISSP computer-based test (CBT).
    The link is:

  • What are the prerequisites for CISSP certification?

    The CISSP Certification from ISC2 requires the candidates to have a minimum of 5 years of full-time work experience in 2 or more out of 8 CISSP – CBK 2018 domains. An ISC2 associate title will be offered to the candidates who do not have the minimum experience.
    Once they acquire the required experience, they can submit its proof and get their certificate replaced with the CISSP certificate. The CISSP certification training in Delhi gives a career boost to the candidates in the domain of Information Security.

  • What do I need to do to unlock my Simplilearn certificate?

    Participants need to finish 85% of the course and pass a simulation test with at least a 60% score for Online Self-Paced learning.
    For Online Classroom learning, participants need to attend one complete batch and pass a simulation test with at least a 60% score. 

  • What is the passing score for the CISSP Certification exam?

    The minimum passing marks for the CISSP exam is 700.

  • How do I fill out and submit the CISSP application form online?

    Follow the below-mentioned steps:

    1. Review exam availability by credential.
    2. Create an account in the Pearson VUE website and check the Pearson VUE NDA.
    3. Location of the test center needs to be selected next.
    4. Then select the time slot.
    5. Complete the payment.

  • How many attempts do I have to pass the CISSP exam?

    You will have three attempts to pass the exam in a calendar year. In case the candidate does not clear the CISSP exam in their first attempt, they will have to wait for a period of 30 days before re-attempting the exam. If the candidate fails to clear the exam in the second attempt also, they will have to wait for 90-days before taking up the exam again. If the third attempt to clear the exam was also not successful, then the candidate will have to wait for 180-days before re-appearing for the exam. Candidates will not be allowed to take up this exam more than 3 times in a 12 months period.

  • How long does it take to receive the CISSP Certification exam results?

    The result of CISSP Certification exam is declared within 2-4 weeks.

  • How long is the CISSP Certification valid for?

    The CISSP Certificate has 3 years of validity. 

  • If I fail the CISSP Exam, how soon can I retake it?

    If you don’t pass the exam the first time, you can retest after 30 days.

  • If I fail in the CISSP Exam, can I apply for re-evaluation?

    No, the CISSP exam is not subject for re-evaluation.

  • I have passed the CISSP Certification examination. When and how do I receive my certificate?

    The electronic copy of the certificate will be emailed to the candidate 4-6 weeks after he gets the mail of his exam result. 

  • Are the training and course material effective in preparing me for the CISSP exam?

    Simplilearn ensures that a Global Learning Framework and a hands-on learning approach is used to train the learners for passing the CISSP exam. They can clear the exam in their first trial with Simplilearn’s training and gain knowledge that is useful even after the exam.

  • What if I miss a class?

    If the candidate misses a class, Simplilearn gives access to recordings of each class for reference. For a time of 90 days, candidates having Flexi-pass can access 15 sessions of the CISSP training.

  • How do I schedule/book my exam?

    Please click the below link for information regarding the booking process.

  • Do you provide any practice tests as part of this course?

    Yes, we provide 1 practice test as part of our course to help you prepare for the actual certification exam. You can try this Free CISSP Exam Prep Practice Test to understand the type of tests that are part of the course curriculum. 

CISSP Course Reviews

Manoj Sharma
Manoj Sharma Information Security Manager, Delhi

The precise syllabus, quality of webEx app, the quality of trainers and the ease of use of Simplilearn website... Highly satisfied.

Rakesh Sharma
Rakesh Sharma IT Consultancy and Advisory, Mumbai

I loved the course on CISSP® - Certified Information Systems Security Professional from Simplilearn. It was concise, comprehensive and easy to follow. Their videos, live sessions, and exams are excellent.

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Madhan Mohan Venkatasamy
Madhan Mohan Venkatasamy Security Consultant at IBM India Private Limited, Bangalore

I had enrolled Simplilearn software security course CISSP® - Certified Information Systems Security Professional certification. It has been excellent as it covers all the bases from study material to Q&A's, all with the convenience of preparing from home, through online. Their material is amazing and is highly competitive cyber security course. I would recommend Simplilearn for preparation of any IT software based competitive exam.

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Fernandez Vijay
Fernandez Vijay Technical Specialist - Security at Microland Limited, Bangalore

Simplilearn has been a great learning platform for me. I had enrolled for CISSP and my expectation was met, with the expertise the trainer had on the concepts. I look forward to doing more course with Simplilearn.

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Vijay Chaitanya Reddy Kovvuri
Vijay Chaitanya Reddy Kovvuri Information Security at Syntel, Pune

Interactive sessions...Example scenarios are good...The overall flow was good…

R Giri
R Giri Sr.Manager - IT at Syndicate Bank, Bangalore

The concepts of the Instructor was mind-blowing...Lots of Industry examples...Very well organized...

Akbar Ali
Akbar Ali Systems Engineer at Allscripts, Pune

One of the interesting and interactive sessions I have ever attended.

Nityanand Singh
Nityanand Singh Associate Manager-IT Operations at Tredence, Bangalore

Really good training. It helped me to clear a lot of doubts which were present in my mind for a long time.

Sujay Sonar
Sujay Sonar Business Analyst at Cognizant Technology Solutions, Pune

The course content is very good and satisfactory. The trainer is also good with his teaching abilities.

Chandrakant Khairnar
Chandrakant Khairnar Product Manager, Mumbai

Training was up to the mark, solved my purpose of joining the course, a kick-starter to exam preparation and getting the basics right.

Jenish James
Jenish James IT Security Analyst at Halliburton, Pune

The training was nice and to the point. The trainer was nice and helpful. He cleared all our course-related doubts.

Rohit Pandita
Rohit Pandita Manager, Mumbai

Scenario based examples with elaborate details when required. Very strategic and useful way of teaching.

Melwyn Menezes
Melwyn Menezes Mumbai

It was a very good and informative training program conducted by Simplilearn.

Sarang Chalikwar
Sarang Chalikwar Security Architect, Mumbai

Excellent training; the trainer is having in-depth knowledge in all domains. He was able to map his experience with real time examples while delivering sessions.

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Sivakumar Veerabadran
Sivakumar Veerabadran Senior Consultant, Chennai

The training was very helpful to understand CISSP topics.

CISSP Training FAQs

  • What are the course objectives?

    The CISSP certification training in Delhi helps you gain knowledge of the globally acknowledged standards of Information Security and how to use them to define the architecture and to design, build, and maintain a secure business environment for your organization. The course gives you an experience of the industry’s recent best practices which is valuable while preparing for the CISSP exam. The course is also aligned with the requirements of (ISC)² CBK 2015.
    With organizations susceptible to security breaches, there is a growing demand for skilled IT security employees. It is reported by Frost and Sullivan that by 2019, there will be a shortage of 1.5 million security professionals. 

  • What skills will you learn in this CISSP training course?

    Candidates who complete the CISSP certification training in Delhi will:
    • Acquire the relevant knowledge and skills required to pass the CISSP certification exam.
    • Develop working knowledge in the 8 domains prescribed by the CISSP Common Book of Knowledge, 2015.
    • Earn the requisite 30 CPEs required to take up the CISSP certification exam.
    • Be able to define the architecture, design, and management of the security of your organization.

  • Who should take the CISSP training in Delhi?

    For the IT Security field, a certification in CISSP is highly desired from the professionals by organizations worldwide. This certification is perfect for:
    • Network Architects 
    • Chief Information Security Officers
    • IT Directors/Managers
    • Security Consultants/Managers
    • Security Systems Engineers
    • Security Auditors/Architects

  • What types of projects will you complete during the course?

    Candidates need not to complete any project during the course.

  • What types of jobs can benefit from a CISSP certification?

    • Cybersecurity strategy leader
    • Information security audit professional
    • Information security manager
    • Cloud security enablement engineer
    • Lead information security engineer

  • What are the career benefits of the CISSP Certification?

    The information security of the organizations is prone to rise in incidents of violations and has led to huge investments being made to control it. This has increased the need for recruiting information security professionals. The CISSP certification from Simplilearn proves that the candidate is well-versed in:

    • Knowledge of eight important security areas ranging from access control to software development. 
    • Technical security and managerial proficiency
    • Technologies that improve an organization’s security structure

  • What is the average salary for a Information Security Engineer in Delhi?

    The average salary of the Information Security Engineers in Delhi, according to PayScale is Rs 1,751,580 a year. Individuals who have undergone a CISSP®- Certified Information Systems Security Professional program will have an increased earning potential.

  • What are other types of roles within the Cyber Security space available in Delhi?

    Within the Cyber Security space available in Delhi, the roles available are:

    • Information Security Analyst
    • Information Security Manager
    • Cyber Security Developer
    • Network and Security Specialist
    • Sr. Consultant
    • Information Security
    • Security Engineer
    • Security Implementation and Consultation

  • Which companies are hiring Information Security Engineers in Delhi?

    Companies that hire qualified Cyber Security experts in Delhi are:   

    • GE Healthcare, 
    • BIOCON, 
    • Honeywell, 
    • Quotient Technology, 
    • Accenture.

  • What is the average salary for an Information Security Engineer in Delhi?

    A median salary of Rs 1,400,000 per year can be earned by an Information Security Engineers in Delhi, as per the survey conducted by Payscale. Professionals who undertake CISSP®- Certified Information Systems Security Professional training program can earn even more.

  • What are other types of roles within the Cyber Security space available in Delhi?

    Professionals can look out for the following roles in the Cyber Security domain in Delhi:

    • Sr. Cyber Security Analyst
    • Solutions Architect
    • Security Analyst
    • Technical Analyst Information Security
    • IT Risk Consultant
    • IT Manager

  • Which companies are hiring Information Security Engineers in Delhi?

    Professions who are proficient in Cyber Security are in rising demand in Delhi. Some of the companies who provide such job opportunities are DOISS, Kaspersky, Dream B, Action For India, Value First Digital Media, and Deloitte.

  • Who are the instructors for the live classroom training?

    All our highly-qualified trainers are CISSP certified with more than 16 years of experience working in the domain.

  • What certification will I receive after completing the CISSP training in Delhi?

    Simplilearn awards the course completion certificate and 32 hours CPE's certificate to those candidates who complete the CISSP training in Delhi.

  • How does online classroom training work?

    Simplilearn hires trainers who are CISSP certified and have 16+ years of working experience as well. These trainers conduct the classes via live online video streaming. The learning experience of the candidate is further enhanced by the presence of a global audience during the class.

  • Is this live training, or will I watch pre-recorded videos?

    Simplilearn provides two modes of learning for the CISSP course. For self-paced e-learning, the candidates are provided with pre-recorded videos. With Flexi Pass learning, the candidates have the benefit of live online training as well as pre-recorded videos.

  • What tools do I need to attend the training sessions?

    To attend the CISSP training in Delhi, the required tools are:
    • Mac: OSX 10.6 or higher
    • Windows: Windows XP SP3 or higher
    • Internet speed: Preferably 512 Kbps or higher
    • Headset, speakers, and microphone: Headphones or speakers are required to listen to the instructions clearly, along with a microphone to talk to others. 

  • What else will I receive as part of the CISSP training in Delhi?

    Simplilearn’s CISSP training in Delhi comes with e-learning course material, simulation tests along with tips and tricks videos. They are designed to help you solve the exam questions easily. As cross-reference to the e-learning segments, we also provide an online participant handbook to enhance your understanding of the concepts.

  • Is the CISSP exam fee included in the course fee?

    No. The exam fee is not included. You can directly schedule your exam through to schedule the exam.

  • How many questions are there in the CISSP certification exam?

    Having an adaptive testing platform, the CISSP exam consists of 100-150 multiple choice questions that are to be answered in 3 hours.

  • What is the cost of CISSP certification exam?

    The cost of the CISSP exam voucher is $699.

  • Do you provide assistance in the exam application process?

    Queries regarding the exam application process can be asked at It is the platform where we can provide help with the course as well. 

  • How does Simplilearn assure me that the training and course material delivered is effective?

    Simplilearn’s course material is the most appropriate for the candidates to reinforce their learning beyond the CISSP exam. The practical learning approach helps the candidates to qualify the exam successfully.

  • Can I cancel my enrollment? Will I get a refund?

    After deducing the administration fee, the remaining course fee will be refunded on cancelling the enrollment. Please go through our Refund Policy to find out more.

  • I’d like to learn more about this training program. Whom should I contact?

    You can use the Contact Us form available on our website to remain in touch with us. We also provide a Live Chat option which is active 24/7 for customer assistance regarding CISSP course. 

  • What is the Certification Process?

    The certification process of Simplilearn is well-organized and assists the candidates to solve the difficulties of the IT world. To unlock the Simplilearn certificate, the procedure is as follows:
    • One complete batch should be attended or 85% of the course should be completed
    • Complete a project and get it assessed
    • Clear the simulation exam that comes with the course

  • Who are our instructors and how are they selected?

    Simplilearn follows a strict selection process for CISSP trainers involving profile screening, technical evaluation, and live training demo. Individuals after passing this process are allowed to mentor our candidates. We make sure that our CISSP trainers have 16+ years of work experience, including 10-12 years of teaching experience.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    We always strive to provide the best teaching assistance so that the participant gets certified in their first attempt. The domain experts engross the participants in the proper flow of the course learning. From class onboarding to project mentoring, our trainers try to enhance your learning experience. Teaching assistance is available in working hours.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    Simplilearn intends to provide complete support to its customer regarding all of their issues with the CISSP course. The customer support team is available 24/7 for the participants via calls, chat, or email. We also provide a community forum which comes with lifetime access and participants can get any kind of support on this platform.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. We also have a dedicated team that provides on demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course with us.

CISSP Course Advisor

Dean Pompilio
Dean Pompilio Technical Trainer, Owner- Steppingstonesolutions Inc

Mr.Pompilio has been an IT Professional since 1989. He has worn many hats along the way and holds over 20 IT certifications which include EC-Council CEI, CEH, CHFI, CISSP, CISA, CISM. His passion is to help IT professionals achieve their training goals and career growth.

CISSP Certification Training in Delhi

Delhi, the national capital, is one of the most populous metropolises in India. This city is the second wealthiest city in India with an economy that is run by the information technology, telecommunications and media industries like HCL, Accenture and Genpact. Delhi offers ample opportunities for professionals with diverse skills to strive and grow in their careers.

Considered the gold standard in the IT security field, CISSP is designed to train people in the field of information assurance. In this course, professionals will learn to define all aspects of IT security. Aligned to the (ISC)² CBK 2015 requirements, this course is extensive and result-driven. Professionals who take this course will be able to identify weak spots in IT infrastructure and mend them before an attack. Certified security specialists have the potential to earn up to 16 lakhs a year and are in demand globally.

If you’re seeking a CISSP certification training in Delhi, Simplilearn’s blended learning delivery model combines the convenience of self-paced online training with the personal motivation of live virtual classroom instruction, the reinforcement of relevant practical projects and the support of 24/7 live teaching assistants. Our CISSP course in Delhi is crafted by experts to help you prepare for and pass the CISSP certification exam on your first attempt. This training program provides hands-on experience and gets you ready for security specialist roles in the industry. Simplilearn understands that a CISSP Certification Training in Delhi is not just a milestone but the start of your journey on the path of continuous improvement. Make the most of your current or future security specialist career with an intensive training course for CISSP certification training in Delhi from Simplilearn.


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