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Cyber Security for Management and the Boardroom

COURSE TYPE

Intermediate

Course Number

2050

Duration

½ Day

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This course prepares members of the board, senior executives, and management to understand, assess, and take a proactive posture in cyber security. With this training, you gain the fundamental knowledge and skills to investigate risk assessment and management frameworks that help mitigate dangers, as well as identify potential security gaps that could prove a liability.

You Will Learn How To

  • Support cyber security planning with leading frameworks, such as NIST
  • Ensure you understand the need for effective cyber security risk management
  • Assess and understand the roles and responsibilities of management and board members
  • Apply Governance Policy to ensure minimum exposure for your organization and yourself

Important Course Information

Note: The United States Department of Defense (DoD) established the 8570.01 Directive, which requires all DoD Information Assurance personnel to meet training and certification objectives.

Course Outline

  • Introduction
  • Assessing the stakes of cyber security
  • The importance for Board Members and the C-Suite
  • Major Issues in Cyber Security
  • Reviewing common cyber security terms
  • Why is cyber security so difficult?
  • Related privacy issues
  • Examining how high the stakes are
  • Defining cyber security principles
  • Cyber Security Risk Management Process
  • The need for a risk management process
  • Reviewing cyber security frameworks and related management tools
  • Recommendations and description of the use of a risk management process
  • Guidance for Board Members and the C-Suite
  • Establishing the proper cyber security governance model and oversight
  • Management responsibilities
  • Board responsibilities
  • Key questions that need to be asked and answered
  • Dealing with cyber security breaches
  • Using cyber security insurance
  • Additional Tools Provided as Part of the Course
  • Draft Outline for Cyber Security Action Plan
  • Glossary of Terms
  • Key Questions to be asked and answered
  • Copy of the Book Rosenquist, Matt, ed. Navigating the Digital Age: The Definitive Cybersecurity Guide for Directors and Officers. Caxton Publishing, 2015
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Tuition due 30 days after you attend your course.

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Tuition — Standard: $350   Government: $350

Feb 12 (1 Day)
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST
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Aug 13 (1 Day)
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
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Nov 5 (1 Day)
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST
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Tuition

Standard

Government

In Classroom or
Online

Standard

$350

Government

$350

Private Team Training

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Course Tuition Includes:

After-Course Instructor Coaching
When you return to work, you are entitled to schedule a free coaching session with your instructor for help and guidance as you apply your new skills.

Free Course Exam
You can take your Learning Tree course exam on the last day of your course or online at any time after class and receive a Certificate of Achievement with the designation "Awarded with Distinction."

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