The CAP® (Certified Authorization Professional) certification from (ISC)2® objectively measures the skills and knowledge of Information Security Professionals. Through this course students will further their abilities to make effective decisions based on an organization’s level of potential risk and damages. Additionally, attaining certification provides physical proof of these skills to current and potential employers. Employers are requiring this certification in order to guarantee their staff’s ability to apply a Risk Management Framework, identify security controls and vulnerabilities and determine the organization’s residual risks.
Understand and implement the Risk Management Framework (RMF)
Categorize information systems
Select of security controls
Implement security controls
Assess security controls
Authorize Information systems
Monitor security controls
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.