CISSP® Training

Advance your Information Security career with CISSP® Certification

  • Gain the skills to information security across an organization 
  • Learn best practices to ensure information security and minimize risk 
  • Get comprehensive training to pass the CISSP® exam in the first attempt 
  • 250000 + Professionals trained
  • 250 + Workshops every month
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Level up your Information Security skills

Learn to design, implement, and manage information security across a modern organization with the CISSP® certification. Master the eight key domains of cybersecurity to get a comprehensive view and readily applicable knowledge to manage information security using the latest techniques. Learn to manage risk, secure assets, networks, communication channels and software.

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  • 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

Why Get a CISSP® Certification?


Get ahead in the information security industry during these testing times with new exciting challenges. As enterprises collect and generate vast amounts of data, take charge of securing the information and learn how you could ensure that only authorized individuals are able to access relevant data. Spot vulnerabilities and take measures to ensure all assets and networks stay secure to both internal and external threats

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The KnowledgeHut Edge

Solid Track Record

KnowledgeHut, has  got thousands of professionals certified in information security.

Experiential Workshops

Participate in high energy workshops with hands-on learning: Activities, and case studies.

Comprehensive Exam Support

Practical learning backed by mock tests. Prompt assistance in your certification journey. 

1 to 1 Mentorship

Learn from the best in the field. Get real-world tips and techniques from expert practitioners.

Continual Learning Support

Monthly webinars, e-books, tutorials, interview questions and more to strengthen your learning.

Post-Class Career Support

Career guidance to overcome challenges and develop as an Information Security Professional.

Steps to get CISSP® Certified

Get up to speed with current best practices in Information Security and strengthen your knowledge and practice of the processes and concepts with certification from (ISC)².

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  • There are no prerequisites to attend this course. 
  • To be eligible for certification you must have at least five years of cumulative experience in specific fields. 
  • Please find more details in FAQs section 

Who should attend this course?

Security Managers

Security Consultants

IT Heads and Directors

Enterprise Architects

IT Auditors

Information Security Professionals

Chief Information Security Officers

Chief Information/Technology Officers

IT Professionals transitioning to Information Security

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What you will learn in CISSP® Certification


Asset Management

Learn how to protect organizational assets throughout every stage in their lifecycle.


Security Standards

Identify concepts principles and structures to secure systems, equipment, networks and applications.


Physical Security

Evaluate the physical security elements related to the information system requirements.


Network Security

Learn to identify and fix vulnerabilities in communication channels and organizational network.


Access Control

Learn to implement measures to restrict data access only to authorized users through authentication. 

Skills you will gain

Risk management

Asset security

Network security

Security testing

Security architecture

Security in software

Enable security controls

Security operating models

Transform Your Workforce

Build highly secure information security teams

Whether you seek to secure the data of your business or customer, all such objectives depend on a robust information security system and qualified professionals capable of handling modern day challenges. Skill up your information security professionals.   

  • Custom Training Solutions 
  • Immersive Learning 
  • Learn by doing approach 
  • Immediately applicable skills 
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CISSP Course Curriculum

Learning Objectives: Learn the basics of maintaining Information Security and measures taken to manage or mitigate risk in a modern organization.

  • Foundational Concepts of Information Security 
  • Professional Ethics 
  • Information Security Management Systems Documentation 
  • Business Continuity Planning 
  • Human Resource Security 
  • Concepts of Risk Management 
  • Information Security Awareness and Training Program 
  • Introduction to Information Security Governance 
  • Understanding Compliance Requirements 
  • Industry Standards, Legal and Regulatory Frameworks 
  • Third Party Risk Management 
  • Threat Modeling Principles 

Learning Objectives: Learn how to keep the assets of an organization secure against threats while ensuring data protection. 

  • Introduction to Asset Management 
  • Concepts of Asset Management Lifecycle Management 
  • Asset Classification and Ownership 
  • Asset Retention 
  • Basics of Privacy Principles 
  • Foundations of Data Protection Program 
  • Asset Security 

Learning Objectives: Learn how information is secured using Information Security Engineering and how to understand different security models. 

  • Introduction to Information Security Engineering 
  • Fundamentals of Information Security Models 
  • Applying Security Engineering to Information Systems 
  • Foundations of Cryptography 
  • Basics of Facilities Security 

Learning Objectives: Learn the measures that go into place to secure security in a network and over communication channels. 

  • Fundamentals of Information Security Models 
  • Introduction to Network Security Architecture 
  • Implementing Secure Design Principles in Network 
  • Security of Network Components and Communication Channels 

Learning Objectives: Discover how to control who gets to access what data and how to ensure only authorized individuals have access to sensitive data. 

  • Introduction to Access Control 
  • Principles of Identification, Authentication, and Authorization 
  • Understanding Identity Management Lifecycle 

Learning Objectives: Understand the role of testing in ensuring a robust information security. 

  • Concept of Strategy for Testing, Audits and Assessments 
  • Concepts and Techniques of Security Assessments 
  • Introduction to Controls Testing 
  • Approach and Methodology for Security Controls Testing 
  • Lifecycle of Audit Management 

Learning Objectives: Explore how Incidents are managed in a system and how they are investigated to identify and address vulnerabilities in the system. 

  • Introduction to Incident Response and Investigations 
  • Logging, Monitoring, and Detection Techniques 
  • Introduction to Incident Management Framework 
  • Concept of Security Operations 
  • Fundamentals of Investigation Techniques and Methodologies 
  • Fundamentals of Vulnerability and Patch Management 
  • Introduction to Change Management 
  • Business Continuity Planning Program 
  • Physical and Environmental Security Controls 
  • Disaster Recovery Program 

Learning Objectives: Learn the measures taken to ensure that software under development stays secure and security is made an integral part of development. 

  • Security in Software Development 
  • Security by Design Concept 
  • Application Security Controls 
  • Approach and Methodology for Application Security Testing 
  • Introduction to Secure Coding Guidelines 
  • Fundamentals of DevOps and DevSecOps 
  • Third-party Software Security Controls 

Learning Objectives: Learn how to prepare for the CISSP exam and pass it in the first attempt. 

  • Introduction to Computer Adaptive Testing 
  • Guide to Passing CISSP Exam 

FAQs on the CISSP Course

CISSP® Course

The CISSP course is designed to help you advance in your journey as an Information Security Professional. You will be equipped with the knowledge and expertise to:  

  • Master concepts and methods in IT Security 
  • Align organization goals with security functions 
  • Protect assets throughout their lifecycle 
  • Design, implement and monitor secure systems 
  • Use security design principles to mitigate risk 
  • Evaluate physical security elements 
  • Determine access control models 

The CISSP course aims to equip you with the skills needed to advance in an information security career. You will be able to:  

  • Master information security concepts 
  • Optimize and enhance security operating models 
  • Ensure asset security 
  • Perform risk management 
  • Understand security architecture 
  • Maintain network security 
  • Handle identity, access, and privileges 

The CISSP certification helps you  

  • Validate your commitment to continued excellence and quality  
  • Advance your career in information security   
  • Master concepts of information security 
  • Manage security operations 
  • Ensure security in software development 
  • Understand latest practices in information security   
  • Command higher salaries than your non-certified peers   
  • Improve your employment prospects 

Not necessarily. While the Certification requires 5 years of experience in the field of Information Security, an associate version of the certificate is available to those who do not meet this requirement. The course will prove beneficial to anyone who is looking to develop information security knowledge and skills, such as 

  • Information Security Professionals 
  • IT Professionals looking to transition to Information Security 
  • Security Managers 
  • Security Consultants 
  • IT Heads and Directors 
  • Enterprise Architects 
  • IT Auditors 
  • Chief Information Security Officers 
  • Chief Information/Technology Officers 

There are no prerequisites to attend the CISSP training. 

To be eligible for certification you must have at least five years of cumulative experience in two or more of the eight domains in the (ISC)² CISSP Common Body of Knowledge. 

Earning a 4-year college degree or regional equivalent or an additional credential from the (ISC)² approved list will satisfy 1 year of the required experience.  

Once you have gained the CISSP® Certification, you can consider pursuing: 

  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH V10) 
  • CISA® 
  • CISM® 
  • COBIT® 5 

Yes, you will get free e-learning access to 100 courses for one year.

Yes, the CISSP® Certification has a validity of three years only. You will need to earn CPE (Continuing Professional Education) Credits by attending CISSP CPE Events. 

CISSP® Certification process

CISSP certification is offered by International Information System Security Certification Consortium, Inc. (ISC)².

You can self-study and take the examination directly from (ISC)² without attending a training course. However, it is strongly recommended that you take a training before taking a CISSP exam.

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

To get CISSP Certified you must 

  • Have at least five years of cumulative experience in two or more of the eight domains in the (ISC)² CISSP Common Body of Knowledge. 
  • Pass the CISSP Exam 
  • Complete endorsement attesting your professional experience 
  • Agree to (ISC)² Code of Ethics 
  • Pay Annual Maintenance fee 

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


The CISSP exam is  

  • 3 hours long with 100 to 150 Multiple Choice Questions (In English) 
  • 6 hours long with 250 Multiple Choice Questions (French, German, Brazilian Portuguese, Spanish – Modern, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, and Korean) 

The exam is conducted through Pearson VUE who is authorised to conduct exams on behalf of (ISC)².

Yes, an online exam is available for the CISSP through Pearson VUE.

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 for any course-related queries.

a. In case you have failed the CISSP® certification exam, you can retake the exam after 30 days

CISSP® Workshop Experience

The CISSP® workshop at KnowledgeHut is delivered through PRISM an immersive learning platform, 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 in-person CISSP will be delivered in 5-days or 20 hours. The online course 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 our trainers will be able to virtually collaborate with one another with the help of webcam tool. 

Our CISSP trainers are:  

  • Experienced Information Security professionals  
  • Experts who have 10+ years of immense experience in CISSP concepts and practice

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 CISSP courses are delivered through live interactive virtual classrooms, and can be structured over two days or more. Our CISSP course 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 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 on PRISM subject to permission by (ISC)² and our trainer. Based on the permissions, you would have lifetime access to the video recordings of the 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 CISSP certified. You can check out the schedules here.

You will receive a registration link in your e-mail id. You will have to set your password, log in to our PRISM, our Immersive Learning platform and start your learning journey.

If you miss a class, you can access the class recordings from PRISM at any time. At the beginning of every session, there will also be a 10–12-minute recapitulation of the previous class.

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 and we will be happy to get back to you.

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