Successful completion of this exam will demonstrate a candidate's ability to implement security and privacy controls for federal information systems and other organizations. The candidate will be able to implement system-level security principles in the design, development, and operation of an information system. The candidate will be able to demonstrate their knowledge in systems security engineering discipline and the fundamental security principles, concepts, and terminology. The candidate will be able to demonstrate the relationship between the System Development Life Cycle and other IT disciplines. They will be able to demonstrate their ability to implement security into each phase of the Information System Development Life Cycle.
Successful completion of this exam will demonstrate the candidate's ability to comprehend and demonstrate fundamental security principles and concepts. The candidate shall be able to demonstrate the implementation of security and privacy controls for federal information systems and other organizations.
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.