CISSP-ISSEP Certification Training

Course Overview

Our 5-day instructor-led CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) training and certification boot camp in Washington, DC Metro, Tysons Corner, VA, Columbia, MD or Live Online prepares attendees for the certification exam. This concentration is specifically developed with assistance from the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) for systems security engineers. The skills attained equip professionals with the right knowledge to implement security throughout applications, projects, business processes, and all organizational systems effectively. 


CISSP-ISSEP Certification Training

10/18/21 - 10/22/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Tysons Corner, VA
10/25/21 - 10/29/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Columbia, MD
10/25/21 - 10/29/21 (5 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST


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Course Outline

Security Engineering Principles

  • General Security Principles
  • Security Risk Management Principles
  • System Resilience Principles
  • Vulnerability Management Principles

Risk Management

  • Risk Management Process
  • Operational Risk Management

Security Planning, Design, and Implementation

  • Stakeholder Requirements Definition
  • Requirements Analysis
  • System Security Architecture and Design
  • Implementation, Integration, and Deployment of Systems or System Modifications
  • Verification and Validation of Systems or System Modifications

Secure Operations, Maintenance, and Disposal

  • Secure operations
  • Secure maintenance
  • Secure disposal

Systems Engineering Technical Management

  • Acquisition Process
  • System Development Methodologies
  • Technical Management Processes


Exam Details:

Candidates who wish to take the CISSP-ISSEP Certification exam need to register with (ISC).

  • Exam length: 3 hours
  • Questions: 150
  • Format of the Exam: Multiple choice
  • Passing score: 700 out of 1,000 points
  • Language: English
  • Testing delivery: Pearson VUE Testing Center
Exam Objectives Percentage of Exam
Security Engineering Principles 22%
Risk Management 24%
Security Planning, Design, and Implementation 22%
Secure Operations, Maintenance, and Disposal 21%
Systems Engineering Technical Management 11%


Who should take this training?

This course is intended for Senior Systems Engineers, Senior Security Architects, Information Assurance Analysts, Information Assurance Officers, and IA Systems Engineers.

What is the recommended experience for this training?

Students should have two or more years of work experience in engineering and able to maintain their CISSP certification;
understanding of concepts in CompTIA’s Security+ certification training; and familiarity with TCP/IP and UNIX, Linux and Windows operating systems.

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