The ISACA Certified Information Security Manager certification, also known as CISM, is a globally-recognized, expert-level credential designed for IS and IT professionals to develop and manage an information security program. ISACA CISM certification demonstrates a deep understanding of the relationship between information security programs and broader business goals and objectives. Having a CISM certification adds directly to the value you offer the enterprise you serve. A CISM certification enables you to get recognized for your technical competence, experience, and appreciation of business objectives.
ISACA CISM exam objectives are:
- Information Risk Management
- Information Security Governance
- Information Security Incident Management
- Information Security Program Development and Management
The ISACA CISM training program validates a candidate's proficiency and knowledge to ensure improved alignment between the organization's information security program, identify critical issues and customize company-specific practices to support the governance of information and related technologies.
Upon successful completion of our ISACA Certified Information Security Manager Certification course, students will be prepared to sit for the Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) certification exam. Proof of course completion is required, and applicants must pass the exam within one year from the date of training completion.
ISACA has the following pre-requisites for CISM certification exam:
- Attain and report an annual minimum of twenty (20) CPE hours. These hours must be appropriate to thecurrency or advancement of the CISM s knowledge or ability to perform CISM-related tasks. The use ofthese hours towards meeting the CPE requirements for multiple ISACA certifications is permissible whenthe professional activity is applicable to satisfying the job-related knowledge of each certification.
- Submit annual CPE maintenance fees to ISACA International Headquarters in full.
- Attain and report a minimum of one hundred and twenty (120) CPE hours for a three-year reportingperiod.
- Submit required documentation of CPE activities if selected for the annual audit.
- Comply with ISACA's Code of Professional Ethic
+ Are these courses associated with an accredited school?
These courses are offered by Texas A&M University Texarkana, in partnership with Job Training Courses (JTC). Texas A&M University-Texarkana is a regionally accredited institution and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
+ Are there available financial aids (FAFSA, Pell Grant, etc)?
We currently do not have support for federal or state grants. However, we offer zero interest payment plans for up to 12 months. Students can take advantage of these payment plans without worrying about credit check.
+ Can I verify if this is legitimate?
Yes. You may contact Texas A&M University - Texarkana directly. Please see the contact information below:
+ I'm located at a different state. Can I take this program?
Yes. These programs are designed to be portable and accessible wherever you are in the country. Please note however that it is important for you to check state requirements to ensure that the program will be accepted in the state you will be employed in.
+ I'm located outside of the US. Can I take this program?
Yes. These programs are designed to be portable and accessible wherever you are. However, please note that certain programs are only designed to be taken for employment within the United States. An example of this are the Healthcare programs.
+ If I cannot complete the program within the prescribed duration, what are my options?
We offer program extensions for a certain period at no extra cost. Please message us here to speak with one of our advisors.
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