Course Description

In this course, we will cover the responsibilities and requirements of this essential senior role. The focus areas of this course will be role definitions, planning, intelligence, controls, architecture, data, compliance, regulations, risks, frameworks, cloud, and communications.


Recommended experience includes professional information systems auditing, control, or security.

Course Goals

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  • Explain in detail the role of a CISO
  • Layout organizational CISO plan
  • Defines standard risks and controls
  • Articulate standard security frameworks
  • Leverage Quantitation for Decision Making
  • Understand Compliance
  • Effectively communicate as CISO

Instructed By

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Christopher Wallace
CISO, CIO at Genesis Labs

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Certificate of Completion

Certificate Of Completion

Complete this entire course to earn a Become an Effective CISO Certificate of Completion