This lesson introduces the Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification. In this lesson, the instructor offers and overview of what will be covered over the entire course. Course objects are: - Pass the CRISC exam - Gain vocational knowledge - Use a common lexicon - Understand the world of IT Risk - Learn best practices The CRISC Exam covers four domains of study: IT Risk identification (27%) IT Risk assessment (28%) IT Risk response and mitigation (23%) Risk control and monitoring and reporting (22%) The exam consists of 150 questions and the passing score is 450 on a 200-800 point scale. This lesson also touches upon governance and risk management. Governance consists of: - Are we doing the right things? - Are we doing things right? - Are we getting things done well? - Are we maximizing the benefits? Management is the planning, building, running and monitoring according to the directions established and in compliance with governance.