An ISACA CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor) is recognised as one of the leading authorities in the areas of IS (Information Systems) auditing, control, and information security. This official CISA training course provides in-depth coverage of the five CISA domains covered on the CISA certification exam. These domains include auditing information systems; IT (Information Technology) governance and management of IT; information systems acquisition, development, and implementation; information systems operations, maintenance, and support; and protection of information assets.
In addition to meeting ISACA’s certification requirements, passing the CISA Certification Exam meets U.S. DoD Directive 8140/8570.01 Technical (IAT) Level-III and CSSP Auditor requirements.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Training Delivery Methods
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Training Course Information
In this CISA training, you will:
- Prepare for and pass the Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Exam.
- Develop and implement a risk-based IT audit strategy in compliance with IT audit standards.
- Evaluate the effectiveness of an IT governance structure.
- Ensure that the IT organisational structure and human resources (personnel) management support the organisation’s strategies and objectives.
- Review the information security policies, standards, and procedures for completeness and alignment with generally accepted practices.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Training Course Prerequisites
IT professionals must have 5 years or more of IS audit, control, assurance, and security experience.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Certification Exam Information
This ISACA certification prep course is specifically designed for experienced information security professionals who are preparing to take the ISACA CISA exam. Click here to view more ISACA certification prep training ›
CISA Course Outline
- Develop and implement a risk-based IT audit strategy
- Plan specific audits
- Conduct audits in accordance with IT audit standards
- Report audit findings and make recommendations to key stakeholders
- Conduct follow-ups or prepare status reports
- Evaluate the effectiveness of the IT governance structure
- Evaluate IT organisational structure and human resources (personnel) management
- Evaluate the organisation’s IT policies, standards, and procedures
- Evaluate the adequacy of the quality management system
- Evaluate IT management and monitoring of controls
- Evaluate IT contracting strategies and policies, and contract management practices
- Evaluate risk management practices
- Evaluate the organisation’s business continuity plan
- Evaluate the business case for proposed investments in information
- Evaluate the project management practices and controls
- Conduct reviews to determine whether a project is progressing in accordance with project plans
- Evaluate controls for information systems
- Evaluate the readiness of information systems for implementation and migration into production
- Conduct post-implementation reviews of systems
- Conduct periodic reviews of information systems
- Evaluate service-level management practices
- Evaluate third-party management practices
- Evaluate data administration practices
- Evaluate the use of capacity and performance monitoring tools and techniques
- Evaluate change, configuration, and release management practices
- Evaluate the information security policies, standards, and procedures
- Evaluate the design, implementation, and monitoring of system and logical security
- Evaluate the design, implementation, and monitoring of physical access and environmental controls
- Evaluate the processes and procedures used to store, retrieve, transport, and dispose of information assets