CISM® Training in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Lead Information Security in your organization with a CISM Certification

  • Develop and manage enterprise-level information security programs confidently 
  • Respond appropriately to information security incidents effectively 
  • Successfully complete the CISM exam on your first try
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Ace Cyber Security with CISM Training

Do you have valuable experience in IT security? Do you want to transition to senior roles in IT security and control? Go from being a team player to confidently managing enterprise-level information security initiatives. Gain knowledge of the tools you need to develop an information security strategy. Manage and respond to security incidents effectively.

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CISM Course Highlights

  • 40 Hours Live Instructor-Led Sessions 

  • 55+ Hours On-Demand Self-Learning 

  • 9 Assessments and 53 Recall Quizzes 

  • 4 Case Studies 

  • 2 Mock Exams 

  • Comprehensive Exam Support

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Information Security Professionals are in High Demand!

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With the rise of digital transformations across industries, the risk of cyberattacks has also increased in the past few years. However, there is a shortage of information security professionals to secure online systems. According to the latest report by the World Economic Forum, there is a dearth of 3 million cybersecurity professionals across the world. Our CISM certification will give you the skills to take on senior managerial roles in information security.

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Steps to get CISM Certification Online

Becoming a Certified Information Security Manager is quite simple with our immersive, hands-on training. You are just a few steps away from strengthening your knowledge on IT security systems. Clear the CISM exam and validate your knowledge on assessing and managing online security risks. Here are the steps to get certified:

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Prerequisites

Prerequisites for CISM Certification

  • You must have minimum 5 years’ work experience in professional information security management. 
  • Your work experience must be spread across the four domains of information security and verified by your employer(s). 

Who should attend the Certified Information Security Manager Training?

Security Managers

Security Consultants

Information Security Professionals

IT Professionals transitioning to Information Security

Anyone who wants to strengthen their knowledge on Information Security

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What Will You Learn?

Information Security Governance

Learn how to maintain an information security strategy in alignment with organizational goals  

Information Risk Management

Facilitate the integration of information risk management into business and IT processes 

Information Security Program Development

Understand how to align the information security program with other business functions 

Information Security Incident Management

Learn how to detect, investigate, respond to, and recover from information security incidents 

Information Security Strategy

Learn to define, communicate, and monitor information security responsibilities throughout the organization 

Information Security Technologies and Trends

Ace current and emerging information security technologies and underlying concepts 

Skills you will gain with the CISM training online

Risk management

Asset security

Network security

Information Security

Security testing

Security architecture

Security in software

Enabling security protocols

Managing risk responses

Transform Your Workforce

Build a Robust Information Security Team

Build a credible team of skilled information security professionals, to ensure alignment between your information security program and the organization’s broader goals.  

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  • Immediately applicable skills

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CISM Course Syllabus

Learning Objectives:

Learn to maintain an information security governance framework to ensure that the information security strategy is aligned with organizational goals and objectives. 

Topics
  • Explain the need for and the desired outcomes of an effective information security strategy 
  • Create an information security strategy aligned with organizational goals and objectives 
  • Gain stakeholder support using business cases 
  • Identify key roles and responsibilities needed to execute an action plan 
  • Establish metrics to measure and monitor the performance of security governance 

Learning Objectives:

Learn how to manage information risk to an acceptable level based on risk appetite to meet organizational goals and objectives.  

Topics
  • Explain the importance of risk management as a tool to meet business needs and develop a security management program to support these needs 
  • Identify, rank, and respond to a risk in a way that is appropriate as defined by organizational directives 
  • Assess the appropriateness and effectiveness of information security controls 
  • Report information security risk effectively  

Learning Objectives:

Learn to develop and maintain an information security program that identifies, manages, and protects the organization’s assets while aligning to information security goals. 

Topics
  • Align information security program requirements with those of other business functions  
  • Manage the information security program resources 
  • Design and implement information security controls  
  • Incorporate information security requirements into contracts, agreements, and third-party management processes 

Learning Objectives:

Build the capability to detect, investigate, respond to and recover from information security incidents to minimize business impact. 

Topics
  • Understand the concepts and practices of Incident Management 
  • Identify the components of an Incident Response Plan and evaluate its effectiveness 
  • Understand the key concepts of Business Continuity Planning, or BCP and Disaster Recovery Planning, or DRP 
  • Be familiar with techniques commonly used to test incident response capabilities 

CISM Certification Course FAQs

CISM Course

The CISM certification helps you transition into senior roles in information security. In order to apply for the CISM® certification, you must already have a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a professional information security manager. The certification will:   

  • Validate your expertise across all four information security domains  
  • Prepare you for senior roles in information security  
  • Enable you to build a robust information security governance framework for your organization 
  • Understand latest practices in information security  
  • Command higher salaries than your non-certified peers  

Not necessarily. While the CISM training requires a minimum of five years of experience in professional information security management (across the four domains), it is open to the following individuals:

  • Professionals preparing to become CISM certified 
  • CISA or CISSP-certified individuals looking to move into information security management 
  • General security management professionals looking to move into information security 
  • Information security managers 
  • You must have minimum 5 years’ work experience in professional information security management. 
  • Your work experience must be spread across the four domains of information security and verified by your employer(s). 

Once you have gained the CISM® Certification, you can consider pursuing the following courses:  

  • CGEIT—Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT 
  • CSX-P—Cybersecurity Practitioner Certification 

The CISM credential is valid for three years. CISMs must comply with the following requirements to retain certification: 

  • Earn and report a minimum of one hundred and twenty (120) CPE hours for a three-year reporting cycle period. 
  • Pay the CISM annual maintenance fee ($45 for members, $85 for non-members) 
  • Comply with the annual CPE audit if selected 
  • Comply with ISACA’s Code of Professional Ethics  

Failure to comply with these certification requirements will result in the revocation of an individual’s CISM designation.

CISM stands for ‘Certified Information Security Manager’

The CISM certification refers to the Certified Information Security Manager credential given by ISACA. It’s usually given to professionals with experience in IT and information security who are looking to accelerate their career by moving into managerial roles.

The CISM course or Certified Information Security Manager course helps all Information Security professionals gain the skills required to move into managerial roles in information security and control. This course is awarded by the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA).

The CISM certification helps you transition into senior roles in information security. In order to apply for the CISM certification, you must already have a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a professional information security manager. The certification will:

  • Validate your expertise across all four information security domains
  • Prepare you for senior roles in information security
  • Enable you to build a robust information security governance framework for your organization
  • Understand latest practices in information security
  • Command higher salaries than your non-certified peers  

The following are the prerequisites you need to attend the CISM course:

  • You must have minimum 5 years’ work experience in professional information security management.
  • Your work experience must be spread across the four domains of information security and verified by your employer(s). 

The CISM training online offered by KnowledgeHut is spread over 40 hours, led by Information Security experts. The course curriculum is comprehensive in a way that helps you learn all the concepts you need to pass the CISM exam in one go. The CISM classes are conducted by renowned industry experts with years of professional experience. 

The benefits of pursuing the certified information security manager (CISM) certification training are numerous, but the two primary ones are as follows: 

  • It shows that you have proven work experience in information security, strategy, and control
  • It shows that you’re committed to your career as an Information Security Specialist/Manage

Pursuing a CISM course online is completely worth it. Having the CISM credential boosts your resume and opens the door to excellent managerial roles in Information Security and Control. It also is a clear indicator to recruiters that you have the experience and skills that they’re looking for, in terms of IT security.

According to ZipRecruiter, the average annual salary for CISM holders in the US is $137,058. A CISM training course such as KnowledgeHut’s can help you get the skills to earn just as much, or more!

Taking CISM certification classes enables you to land senior managerial roles in Information Security and Control. Some of the domains you’ll be perfect for include:

  • Information Security and Control
  • Cybersecurity
  • Risk Assessment
  • Information Security Strategy / Initiatives
  • Information Systems Development 

The CISM exam is an exam offered by the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), as a part of the CISM certification requirements. You need to pass this exam in order to apply for the credential.

The CISM exam cost varies depending on your ISACA membership status, as shown below:

  • ISACA Member: US $575
  • ISACA Nonmember: US $760  

The CISM exam is definitely a hard exam, although it is not impossible to crack. On average, only around 60% of candidates pass the exam on their first try. This is where the right CISM exam prep comes into play. With a learning partner like KnowledgeHut, rest assured that you’ll receive all the resources and help you need to help you ace the exam on your first try.

In order to prepare well for the CISM certification, it is a good idea to enroll for a CISM online training program like KnowledgeHut. With our well-defined and comprehensive CISM certification syllabus delivered to you by industry expert trainers, you will learn all the necessary concepts thoroughly. We’ll also provide you various learning material to help you pass the exam confidently.

The amount of time required to prepare for the CISM exam depends on how much you already know about the certification domains. That’s why its generally considered a good idea to enroll for a CISM prep course to help get you up to speed on all exam concepts. Doing so will help you cut your CISM certification preparation time significantly than if you were to prepare by yourself.

The CISM Review Manual is one of the best resources available to help candidates prepare for the CISM exam. It is offered by ISACA at a competitive price for members.

Once you have gained the CISM Certification, you can consider pursuing the following courses:

  • CGEIT—Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT
  • CSX-P—Cybersecurity Practitioner Certification

The CISM credential is valid for three years. CISMs must comply with the following requirements to retain certification:

  • Earn and report a minimum of one hundred and twenty (120) CPE hours for a three-year reporting cycle period.
  • Pay the CISM annual maintenance fee ($45 for members, $85 for non-members)
  • Comply with the annual CPE audit if selected
  • Comply with ISACA’s Code of Professional Ethics

Failure to comply with these certification requirements will result in the revocation of an individual’s CISM designation.

CISM Certification Process

The CISM® certification is offered by the Information Systems Audit and Control Association®, ISACA. 

You can self-study and take the examination directly from ISACA without attending a training course. However, it is strongly recommended that you take a training before taking the CISM® exam. 

Yes, you will receive a course completion certificate from KnowledgeHut on successfully completing the course. 

To become a Certified Information Security Manager, you first need to fulfill certain prerequisites before you can even apply for the CISM® exam. They are as follows: 

  • You must have minimum 5 years’ work experience in professional information security management. 
  • Your work experience must be spread across the four domains of information security and verified by your employer(s).

Then, you must prepare for and pass the CISM® exam. Each candidate’s results are converted to scaled scores using a common scale of 200-800. A scaled score of 450 or higher is required to pass.  

After passing the exam, you must then apply for the CISM certification. Here are the steps involved: 

  • Adhere to the Code of Professional Ethics  
  • Adhere to the Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Policy 
  • Pay a one-time, non-refundable application fee of US$50  
  • Finalize your payment and submit your completed application to ensure an expedited processing time. 

No, your certificate will not mention that the course was held online. It will look the same as the in-person certificates. 

The CISM certification eligibility includes:

  • A minimum of 5 years of work experience in information security management. 
  • Relevant work experience spread across the four domains of cyber security. 

The CISM certification validity is 3 years. You need to renew it after 3 years.  

CISM Exam

Each candidate has 4 hours (240 minutes) to complete their exam which is made up of 150 multiple-choice questions. 

Yes. The aspirants can contact us either by phone or chat if they need help with completing the application form. They can also email us on support@knowledgehut.co for any course-related queries. 

Candidates can take an exam four times in a rolling year (the initial attempt and three retakes - the 365-rolling calendar date is from the date of the first exam attempt). 

Please note: Individuals retaking an exam are required to purchase a new exam registration for each exam attempt. 

After taking and not passing the exam (attempt 1): 

  • Retake 1 (attempt 2): Customers must wait 30 days from the date of the first attempt 
  • Retake 2, (attempt 3): Customers must wait 90 days after the date of the second attempt 
  • Retake 3 (attempt 4): Customers must wait 90 days after the date of the third attempt

CISM Workshop Experience

The CISM® workshop at KnowledgeHut is delivered via live and interactive instructor-led training sessions. 

Listen, learn, ask questions, and get all your doubts clarified from your instructor, who is an experienced practitioner. 

The conventional CISM training will be delivered in approximately 17 hours.  The online course provided by KnowledgeHut is divided into several classes of shorter hours. The size of the class is capped at 30 so that students gain a better learning experience. Not only the participants but even our trainers will be able to virtually collaborate with one another with the help a of webcam tool. 

Our CISM trainers are:   

  • Experienced Information Security professionals   
  • Experts who have 10+ years of immense experience in CISM tools and technologies 

Every candidate receives the same high-quality content irrespective of the trainer and the location. They help you further develop the competencies and skills you need to make a difference in your organization.

Currently, our CISM course is delivered through live interactive virtual classrooms and can be structured over two days or more. It focuses on engaging interaction. Most class time is dedicated to fun exercises, lively discussions, and team collaboration, all facilitated by the trainer who is an experienced Information Security Expert. The focus is on practical solutions to real-world challenges drawn from decades of Information Security experience in dynamic environments. 

Software Requirements  

  • Internet browser  
  • MS Word or Notepad  

System Requirements  

  • Windows or equivalent environment with Internet browser and high-speed Internet connectivity 

We provide the soft copy of the courseware for your reference. 

The CISM course material comprises of the course schedule or study plan, workbooks and all relevant assignments, assessments, or case studies.

The sessions would be auto recorded subject to permission by ISACA and our trainer. Based on the permissions, you would have lifetime access to the video recordings of the CISM course sessions as well.

No, you will not yet be able to join the training through phone or tab. Please be prepared to join the training on your laptop or desktop. 

If you get disconnected during the training, you will have the option to re-join within about half an hour subject to the instructor’s preference. 

Our workshops are currently held online and anyone with a stable internet from anywhere across the world can benefit from this to get CISM certified. You can check out the schedules here. 

You will get the benefit of both since this is a blended learning workshop. 

We currently use the Zoom platform for video conferencing and will soon be adding more integrations with Webex and Microsoft Teams. However, all the sessions and the recordings will be available right from within our learning platform. Learners will not need to wait for any notifications or links or install any additional software. 

Yes, there are other participants who actively participate in the class remotely. They can attend online training from office, home, or any other suitable place. 

In case of any queries, our support team is available to you 24/7 via the Help and Support section. You can also reach out to your workshop manager on your workshop group messenger. 

Should you have any more questions, please email us on support@knowledgehut.com and we will be happy to get back to you. 

CISM® Course in Hong Kong

CISM Certification In Hong Kong Hong Kong is a major financial and business centre of the Asia Pacific region. Many financial companies have located their APAC headquarters in Hong Kong. KnowledgeHut has recently introduced a series of workshops on Certified Information Security Manager certification. What is the course all about? Information security is perhaps one of the most critical business areas in today?s world. Realizing this scenario, it is vital for the IT professionals to attend the Certified Information Security Manager training in Hong Kong. This course will help them boost their careers as well as add value to their parent organizations. This programme of CISM training online in Hong Kong not only trains the participants in IT security skills, it also helps them in developing and managing information security of their enterprises. Another benefit of this workshop is that it helps them appreciate the connection between information security and the larger business goals of their organizations. IT professionals desirous of making a deep impact on their organizations should attend this CISM course in Hong Kong. Benefits of the course: The agenda of the CISM training in Hong Kong will cover the topics of information security incident management, information security governance, and information risk compliance and management. This course will be delivered by expert trainers. On completion of the CISM certification in Hong Kong, all participants will be given a course completion certificate. In addition, they will also be given credits. This way, the training workshop meant for information security professionals will come as a boon to not only assimilate invaluable information from expert tutors but also make headways to a high-paying job. The KnowledgeHut Way: This body runs more than 250 courses globally. These are administered through practical sessions, online classes and demos. Many global bodies like the EC Council are affiliated with KnowledgeHut, thus bringing in global credibility to all the technical and non-technical courses that this e-learning platform offers to aspirants.

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