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  • 10 hours of High Quality video e-learning content
  • 48 chapter end Quizzes
  • 10+ Real life examples
  • Question bank of 200 questions (4 sets of 50 Qs each)
  • COBIT 5 e-book included
  • COBIT 5 Foundation exam fee is included

Course description

  • What’s the focus of this course?

    The COBIT® 5 Foundation course is meant for IT professionals seeking knowledge and understanding of the governance and management of enterprise IT. It is the only business framework for the governance and management of enterprise IT. The COBIT® 5 Foundation course offered by Simplilearn includes 6 lessons that cover the 5 principles and 7 enablers that form the basis of the COBIT® 5 business framework. Additionally, there are real-life scenarios and quizzes to supplant the training.

    On completing the COBIT® 5 Foundation course, you will be able to:
    1. Take up the COBIT® 5  Foundation exam and earn a COBIT 5 certificate
    2. Understand the IT management issues in your organization/enterprise and implement COBIT® to respond to those challenges
    3. Put into practice the knowledge you get from the COBIT® 5  framework, and recommend applications of COBIT® for enterprise-wide projects
    4. Take up advanced COBIT® 5  courses and their exams such as:
      • COBIT® 5  Implementation - to master the governance of enterprise IT based on a continual improvement lifecycle; and
      • COBIT® 5 Assessment - to be able to perform formal process capability assessments.

  • Why is this certification popular?

    COBIT® 5 is the only business framework for governance and management of enterprise IT from ISACA®, the creators of the COBIT® 5 framework.

    ISACA as well as APMG, a leading certification body that facilitates the COBIT® 5 exam, note that COBIT® 5  provides an end-to-end business perspective of the governance of enterprise IT, which reflects the central role of information and technology in creating value for enterprises. The framework incorporates thought leadership and guidance from business, IT, and governance experts around the world.

    The content covered in Simplilearn’s COBIT® 5 Foundation course is extensive and is based on the COBIT® 5 business framework for governance and management of enterprise IT, with explanation and evaluation of real-life scenarios, illustrated concepts, and interactive quizzes.

  • What are the course objectives?

    At the end of the Simplilearn’s COBIT® 5 Foundation course, participants will be able to:
    • Recognize the need for an effective framework to govern and manage enterprise IT – Learn value creation for enterprises
    • Relate to the COBIT® framework concepts and understand its use with other standards and best practices – Understand the five principles and seven enablers along with the importance of good practices for better governance and management
    • Understand better the IT management issues that are affecting organizations—learn about pain points and trigger events that organizations experience
    • Learn and understand more about the functions that COBIT® provides and the benefits of using COBIT®— learn about the various governance and management processes and the process reference model
    • Implement COBIT® in practical situations for issues that generally occur in enterprises-Understand the concepts of process capability assessments and how various processes may be improved through the Seven-stage Lifecycle approach

  • What career benefits are in store for you?

    The COBIT® 5 Foundation course is the stepping stone to enhance the knowledge of IT Professionals and perform implementations and assessment of the framework within their organizations. This course definitely aids candidates in shaping their career through value addition and process improvements that they will have to demonstrate or bring about in their roles within the enterprise. Implementation usually leads to recognition, respect, and growth in career. After completing this course, you will be eligible to become an IT auditor, IT quality professional, and IT developer – among others.

    In India, COBIT® has been recognized by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). It has been adopted by the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG). Among the leading private banks, HDFC has adopted COBIT®, and a case study on its implementation is also available on the official COBIT® 5 website.

    Many other Asian countries such as the Philippines and the UAE have adopted and accepted COBIT® for their Audit Institutions or Finance audit departments for government agencies and government organizations.

    In North America, South America, Australia and Europe, COBIT® is widely adopted and used in various multinational companies, government departments and financial institutions for audits and assessments. A comprehensive list is available on the COBIT® 5 website.

    Professionals certified in COBIT® 5 can earn an average monthly salary that ranges between $112,000 and $122,000.

  • Who should take this course?

    IT professionals such as IT auditors, IT managers, IT quality professionals, IT leaders, IT developers, process practitioners, and managers in IT service-providing firms (or IT service-providing departments of any firm) will find this course helpful in advancing their career.

Course preview

    • Lesson 0 - Introduction to COBIT® 5 13:27
      • 1 Introduction to COBIT® 501:09
      • 2 Course Objectives00:22
      • 3 About ISACA®01:15
      • 4 COBIT® 5 Certification Program Overview02:19
      • 5 COBIT® 5 Certification—Benefits for Individuals00:41
      • 6 COBIT® 5 Certification—Benefits for Organisations00:41
      • 7 Purpose of the COBIT® 5 Foundation Certification00:46
      • 8 Purpose of the COBIT® 5 Foundation Certification (contd.)01:00
      • 9 Target Audience of the COBIT® 5 Foundation Course00:39
      • 10 Learning Outcomes of the COBIT® 5 Foundation Course01:03
      • 11 Learning Areas of the COBIT® 5 Foundation Course01:16
      • 12 COBIT® 5 Foundation Certification Examination01:00
      • 13 Preparation for the COBIT® 5 Foundation Certification Examination01:07
      • 14 Conclusion00:09
    • Lesson 1.0 - Overview and Key Features of COBIT® 5 12:49
      • 1 Overview and Key Features of COBIT® 5.000:45
      • 2 Objectives00:29
      • 3 Reasons for the Development of COBIT® 501:12
      • 4 Evolution of COBIT® 501:12
      • 5 Evolution of COBIT® 5 (contd.)01:33
      • 6 Drivers for the Development of a Framework02:49
      • 7 Scope of COBIT® 500:40
      • 8 Importance of Information in an IT Framework00:57
      • 9 Enterprise IT Requirements01:05
      • 10 Creating Stakeholder Value00:55
      • 11 Summary01:12
    • Lesson 1.1 - COBIT® 5 and Other IT Governance Frameworks 14:31
      • 1 COBIT® 5 and Other IT Governance Frameworks00:16
      • 2 Objectives00:24
      • 3 Benefits of COBIT® 501:05
      • 4 The COBIT® 5 Format00:29
      • 5 COBIT® 5 Product Family02:28
      • 6 COBIT® 5 Mapping Summary02:49
      • 7 COBIT®—Integration with Other IT Governance Frameworks02:00
      • 8 Where Does COBIT Fit in01:38
      • 9 COBIT® 5 Mapping Specifics02:21
      • 10 Summary01:01
    • Lesson 1.2 - Quiz
      • Quiz
    • Lesson 1.3 - Conclusion 00:12
      • Conclusion00:12
    • Lesson 2.0 - Overview of COBIT® 5 Principles and Principle 1 17:02
      • 1 Overview of COBIT® 5 Principles Principle 100:20
      • 2 Objectives00:21
      • 3 COBIT® 5 Principles
      • 4 Principle 1—Meeting Stakeholder Needs02:46
      • 5 Meeting Stakeholder Needs—Governance00:55
      • 6 External Stakeholders00:43
      • 7 Internal Stakeholders01:09
      • 8 COBIT® 5 Goals Cascade
      • 9 COBIT® 5 Goals Cascade Steps00:45
      • 10 Step 1—Identify the Influence of Key Stakeholder Drivers on Stakeholder Needs01:20
      • 11 Step 2—Stakeholder Needs Cascade to Enterprise Goals00:41
      • 12 Step 2—Stakeholder Needs Cascade to Enterprise Goals (contd.)01:07
      • 13 Step 2—Stakeholder Needs Cascade to Enterprise Goals (contd.)01:54
      • 14 Step 3—Enterprise Goals Cascade to IT-related Goals00:17
      • 15 Step 3—Enterprise Goals Cascade to IT-related Goals (contd.)03:10
      • 16 Step 4—IT-Related Goals Cascade to Enabler Goals00:31
      • 17 Summary01:03
    • Lesson 2.1 - COBIT® 5 Principles 2 and 3 10:36
      • 1 COBIT® 5 Principles 2 and 300:11
      • 2 Objectives00:22
      • 3 Principle 2—Covering the Enterprise End-to-End00:36
      • 4 Principle 2—Covering the Enterprise End-to-End (contd.)00:19
      • 5 Governance Approach01:03
      • 6 Governance Roles, Activities and Relationships01:19
      • 7 Owners and Stakeholders—Governance Roles, Activities and Relationships00:35
      • 8 Governing Body—Governance Roles, Activities and Relationships00:34
      • 9 Management—Governance Roles, Activities and Relationships00:35
      • 10 Operations Team—Governance Roles, Activities and Relationships00:33
      • 11 Principle 3—Applying a Single Integrated Framework01:35
      • 12 COBIT® 5 Single Integrated Framework01:00
      • 13 COBIT® 5 and Legacy ISACA® Frameworks00:21
      • 14 COBIT® 5 Product Family00:40
      • 15 Summary00:53
    • Lesson 2.2 - COBIT® 5 Principles 4 and 5 09:57
      • 1 COBIT® 5 Principles 4 and 500:15
      • 2 Objectives00:22
      • 3 Principle 4—Enabling a Holistic Approach00:59
      • 4 COBIT® 5 Enablers00:27
      • 5 COBIT® 5 Enabler Dimensions
      • 6 COBIT® 5 Enabler Performance Management01:55
      • 7 Principle 5—Separating Governance from Management00:28
      • 8 Governance vs. Management01:00
      • 9 Interaction between Governance and Management Entities00:43
      • 10 COBIT® 5 Process Reference Model (PRM)00:28
      • 11 Governance-Management Interaction for Each Enabler02:24
      • 12 Mapping Enterprise Goals to Governance and Management
      • 13 Summary00:56
    • Lesson 2.3 - Quiz
      • Quiz
    • Lesson 2.4 - Conclusion 00:11
      • Conclusion00:11
    • Lesson 3.0 - Overview of COBIT® 5 Enablers Enabler 1 11:05
      • 1 Overview of COBIT® 5 Enablers: Enabler 100:22
      • 2 Objectives00:23
      • 3 COBIT® 5 Enterprise Enablers00:53
      • 4 Recap of Principle 4—Enabling a Holistic Approach00:25
      • 5 Enabling a Holistic Approach Principle—Problem Statement01:03
      • 6 Enabling a Holistic Approach Principle—Solution02:07
      • 7 Enabler 1—Principles, Policies and Frameworks00:31
      • 8 Principles vs Policies00:59
      • 9 Characteristics of a Good Policy01:16
      • 10 Good Practice Requirements00:22
      • 11 Relationship Between the First Enabler and Others00:36
      • 12 Principles, Policies and Frameworks—Problem Statement00:39
      • 13 Principles, Policies and Frameworks—Solution00:32
      • 14 Summary00:57
    • Lesson 3.1 - COBIT® 5 Enabler 2 12:08
      • 1 COBIT® 5 Enabler 200:10
      • 2 Objectives00:24
      • 3 Enabler 2—Processes00:51
      • 4 Process—Key Terms00:56
      • 5 Processes—Life Cycle and Good Practices01:00
      • 6 COBIT® 5 PRM Domains00:48
      • 7 COBIT® 5 Process Reference Model Structure01:28
      • 8 Components of a Process00:55
      • 9 Process Goals01:58
      • 10 Internal and External Stakeholders00:52
      • 11 Relationship between the Second Enabler and Others00:38
      • 12 Processes—Problem Statement00:46
      • 13 Processes—Solution00:28
      • 14 Summary00:54
    • Lesson 3.2 - COBIT® 5 Enablers 3 and 4 16:30
      • 1 COBIT® 5 Enablers 3 and 400:14
      • 2 Objectives00:24
      • 3 Enabler 3—Organisational Structure00:48
      • 4 Constituents of Good Practices in Enterprises
      • 5 Roles and Organisational Structure01:48
      • 6 Roles and Organisational Structure (contd.)05:53
      • 7 Organisational Structures—Problem Statement00:55
      • 8 Organisational Structures—Solution00:40
      • 9 Enabler 4—Culture, Ethics and Behaviour01:10
      • 10 Culture Ethics and Behaviour and Organisational Goals00:51
      • 11 Relationship between the Fourth Enabler and Others00:29
      • 12 Culture, Ethics and Behaviour—Problem Statement01:16
      • 13 Culture, Ethics and Behaviour—Solution01:11
      • 14 Summary00:51
    • Lesson 3.3 - COBIT® 5 Enabler 5 02:40
      • 1 COBIT® 5 Enabler 500:10
      • 2 Objectives00:10
      • 3 Enabler 5—Information00:10
      • 4 Information Quality Categories00:10
      • 5 Concept of Information Criteria00:10
      • 6 Business Requirements from COBIT® 4.100:10
      • 7 COBIT® 5 Equivalent00:10
      • 8 Meta Data Information Cycle00:10
      • 9 Information Attributes00:10
      • 10 Information Layers00:10
      • 11 Uses of the Information Model00:10
      • 12 Information Model—Information Specifications00:10
      • 13 Information Model—Determine Required Protection00:10
      • 14 Information Model—Determine Easy Usage00:10
      • 15 Contextual and Representational Quality of Information00:10
      • 16 Summary00:10
    • Lesson 3.4 - COBIT® 5 Enablers 6 and 7 09:47
      • 1 COBIT® 5 Enablers 6 and 700:15
      • 2 Objectives00:24
      • 3 Enabler 6—Services, Infrastructure and Applications00:39
      • 4 Architecture Principles
      • 5 Relationship between the Sixth Enabler and Others00:54
      • 6 Services, Infrastructure and Applications—Problem Statement 01:00
      • 7 Services, Infrastructure and Applications—Solution00:44
      • 8 Enabler 7—People, Skills and Competencies01:13
      • 9 Good Practices00:47
      • 10 Skill Categories01:22
      • 11 People, Skills and Competencies—Problem Statement00:45
      • 12 People, Skills and Competencies—Solution00:46
      • 13 Summary00:58
    • Lesson 3.5 - Quiz
      • Quiz
    • Lesson 3.6 - Conclusion 00:09
      • Conclusion00:09
    • Lesson 4.0 - Introduction to COBIT® 5 Implementation 07:28
      • 1 Introduction to COBIT® 5 Implementation00:16
      • 2 Objectives00:26
      • 3 Governance of Enterprise IT 00:35
      • 4 COBIT® 5 Implementation Guide01:21
      • 5 Challenges in Implementation00:30
      • 6 COBIT® 5 Implementation Phases00:29
      • 7 Enterprise Internal and External Factors00:53
      • 8 Key Factors for Successful Implementation00:49
      • 9 Three Interrelated Lifecycle Components00:47
      • 10 Three Interrelated Lifecycle Components (contd.)00:24
      • 11 Summary00:58
    • Lesson 4.1 - COBIT® 5 Implementation Phases 22:14
      • 1 COBIT® 5 Implementation Phases00:18
      • 2 Objectives00:21
      • 3 Phase 1 What Are the Drivers00:31
      • 4 Recognise Need to Act00:42
      • 5 Typical Pain Points01:09
      • 6 Trigger Events00:50
      • 7 Purpose of Phase 102:16
      • 8 Phase 2—Where Are We Now?00:30
      • 9 Purpose of Phase 201:04
      • 10 Implementation Phase 2—Problem Statement01:11
      • 11 Implementation Phase 2—Solution00:54
      • 12 Phase 3—Where Do We Want to Be?00:31
      • 13 Purpose of Phase 300:55
      • 14 Implementation Phase 3—Problem Statement 01:10
      • 15 Implementation Phase 3—Solution00:52
      • 16 Phase 4—What Needs to Be Done?00:29
      • 17 Purpose of Phase 401:17
      • 18 Phase 5—How Do We Get There?00:29
      • 19 Purpose of Phase 501:05
      • 20 Phase 6—Did We Get There?00:32
      • 21 Purpose Of Phase 601:16
      • 22 Phase 7 How Do We Keep the Momentum Going00:29
      • 23 Purpose of Phase 701:03
      • 24 Importance of the Business Case00:47
      • 25 Information Available in a Good Business Case00:28
      • 26 Summary01:05
    • Lesson 4.2 - Quiz
      • Quiz
    • Lesson 4.3 - Conclusion 00:10
      • Conclusion00:10
    • Lesson 5.0 - Process Capability Assessment Model 17:41
      • 1 Process Capability Assessment Model00:18
      • 2 Objectives00:28
      • 3 Process Assessment01:14
      • 4 Process Capability Assessments00:35
      • 5 COBIT® Assessment Programme00:55
      • 6 COBIT® Capability Assessment Guides00:50
      • 7 Capability Assessment vs Maturity Assessment01:08
      • 8 COBIT® Assessment Programme and Other Maturity Models01:04
      • 9 COBIT® 4.1 MM Attributes vs. ISO/IEC 1550402:18
      • 10 Benefits of the ISO/IEC 15504 Approach01:08
      • 11 Purpose of a Process Assessment00:42
      • 12 Key Terms Related to ISO/IEC 1550402:01
      • 13 Overview of the Assessment Approach02:06
      • 14 Moving to the COBIT® Assessment Programme00:22
      • 15 Process Assessment Model—Scope00:46
      • 16 Capability Dimension vs Process Dimension00:39
      • 17 Summary01:07
    • Lesson 5.1 - Process Attributes and Process Capability Levels 17:27
      • 1 Process Attributes and Process Capability Levels00:14
      • 2 Objectives00:21
      • 3 Measurement Framework01:12
      • 4 PProcess Attribute 1.1—Process Performance00:22
      • 5 Process Attribute 2.1—Performance Management00:53
      • 6 Process Attribute 2.2—Work Product Management00:39
      • 7 Assessment Indicators01:30
      • 8 Indicators with COBIT® 5 PRM01:18
      • 9 Assessing Process Capability02:52
      • 10 Mapping PAM to PRMs00:57
      • 11 Process Capability Levels02:13
      • 12 Process Attribute Rating Scales01:18
      • 13 Process Attribute Ratings and Capability Levels00:51
      • 14 Target Process Capabilities00:41
      • 15 Consequence of Capability Gaps01:18
      • 16 Summary00:48
    • Lesson 5.2 - Quiz
      • Quiz
    • Lesson 5.3 - Conclusion 00:08
      • Conclusion00:08
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Exam & certification FREE PRACTICE TEST

  • How do you become a certified COBIT 5 professional?

    • To pass the COBIT® 5 Foundation exam, the candidate should have thorough knowledge of the five COBIT® 5 principles, the seven COBIT® 5 enablers, and the seven-phase implementation lifecycle. They should also know about the process capability assessment knowledge area.
    • One must possess the experience in IT Service providing firms and should have donned various roles in Enterprise IT to be able to understand and relate to the concepts covered in the course. There is no other prerequisite for this course.
    • The online or paper-based examination consists of 50 multiple-choice questions and requires a score of 50% or higher to pass, which means that at least 25 questions have to be answered correctly.
    • Once the online examination is completed, a score with “Pass” or “Fail” is generated for the candidate to take a copy of the result. For the paper-based examination, please contact your Simplilearn coordinator for more details.

  • What are the prerequisites for a COBIT 5 certification?

    No formal qualification is required to take up this course or complete the exam, other than the experience and knowledge of IT service-providing firms or IT service-providing departments of any firm.

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

    Online Self learning:
    1. Complete 85% of the course.
    2. Complete 1 simulation test with a minimum score of 60%.

Reviews

The training is concise and it provides clarity on the subject.

This course has successfully covered all the required information about COBIT in a very simple manner .

The trainer is extremely knowledgeable. With the most reliable WebEx training platform, and the trainer's interactive and communication skills, it felt as though I was in a class room training. Thanks for giving me the satisfaction that your Simplilearn online training was more than worth the money!

The course was conducted well. It elicited good interest and participation.

The training session was good and the trainer was very good with the examples.

The Training was good and we gained a lot of knowledge; fully satisfied.

The course ware was very good. What made it interesting is the way the trainer explained all the points lucidly to make the concept Simple & Practical.

At high Level, it was good. Looking forward to next level of Implementation course.

Concepts and Foundations of COBIT 5 are articulated in a professional way

Helped me to understand the basics of COBIT 5 Foundation and its Framework

COBIT5 course content is good and relevant.

COBIT5 training provided was very useful and specially the examples quoted were explanatory and helped me to understand even complex things.

Overall the training helped a lot to get a complete understanding on the subject which can be applied on the real time job.

Very well-structured and delivered. Industry related practical examples and illustrations provided, helped exploring the concept clearly.

Excellent faculty and good course. I would definitely recommend others.

FAQs

  • What the allocation is of questions in the COBIT® 5 Foundation examination?

    The COBIT® 5 Foundation exam comprises 50 multiple-choice questions that are to be completed in 40 minutes. A total of 50% (25/50) marks is required to pass, and it is a closed book exam. Computer-based testing is the standard method for COBIT® 5 exams, although paper-based testing is also available.

  • How is Simplilearn’s course better than the COBIT® 5 Foundation course offered by other institutes?

    The following features of the COBIT® 5 Foundation course offered by Simplilearn makes it stand out from the same course offered by other institutes:
    • 10 hours of high quality video e-learning content
    • 6 lessons
    • 48 chapter end quizzes
    • 10+ Real life examples
    • Question bank of 200 questions  (4 sets of 50 Qs each)
    • 1 sample test paper of 50 questions from APMG
    • Glossary
    • COBIT 5 ebook
    The COBIT® 5 Foundation course offered by Simplilearn provides an individual with domain knowledge and also helps in building expertise through scenario-based examples.

  • What happens after passing the exam?

    After passing the exam, the names of successful candidates will appear in the Successful Candidate Register (if candidates have opted to register for the same). The certificate will be sent to the candidates at their correspondence addresses.

  • Where does one get the application for certification renewal?

    The COBIT® 5 qualifications are valid for an indefinite period of time and do not expire. Hence, there is no need to renew the certificate once you pass the exam.

  • Disclaimer
  • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.