Become a SSCP - Systems Security Certified Practitioner!
The Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) certification, administered by ISC2, is a globally recognized standard of achievement that demonstrates an information technology professionals’ skills and hands-on experience securely designing, implementing and managing an organisation’s information assets.
Who Earns a SSCP?
This entry-level IT security certification is ideal for aspiring information security or cyber security professionals motivated in entering the field that seeks to advance their career. IT security practitioners already in the field can avail from obtaining this certification. There are analysts, consultants, system administrators, and engineers as well as network security engineers and database administrators, for example, whom all pursued this certification and received the recognition they deserve.
Earning the SSCP certification will show your current or prospective employer that you have the knowledge and skills to ensure strong security practices are implemented and maintained across IT operations. It demonstrates the ability of the practitioner to manage an organisations day-to-day information technology infrastructure using cyber security best practices, policies and procedures. The SSCP is an excellent precursor to the ISC2 CISSP, once you have attached the relevant experience requirements to attain the CISSP and is ISO 17024 accredited. This SSCP course prepares learners for the SSCP exam by covering the material for each of the 7 domains, as well as providing specific exam tips to make the certification process as easy as possible.
Sessions & Times:
The training will be delivered online twice per week (Tuesday and Thursday) from 7:00pm until 9:30pm (AEDT) over 8 weeks on the following dates:
- Tuesday 24 October 2023
- Thursday 26 October 2023
- Tuesday 31 October 2023
- Thursday 2 November 2023
- Tuesday 7 November 2023
- Thursday 9 November 2023
- Tuesday 14 November 2023
- Thursday 16 November 2023
- Tuesday 21 November 2023
- Thursday 23 November 2023
- Tuesday 28 November 2023
- Thursday 30 November 2023
- Tuesday 5 December 2023
- Thursday 7 December 2023
- Tuesday 12 December 2023
- Thursday 14 December 2023
If you are unable to attend an online session, the sessions will be recorded, and the recordings are available to students up to 60 days after the course finishes.
For more information about the SSCP certification please visit the ISC2 website - https://www.isc2.org/certifications/sscp
Acquire one year of experience:
To qualify for the SSCP, candidates must pass the exam and have at least one year of cumulative, paid work experience in one or more of the seven domains of the ISC2 SSCP Common Body of Knowledge. If you don’t yet have the required experience, you can become an Associate of ISC2 after successfully passing the SSCP exam, will then have two years to earn the experience needed for the SSCP certification.
The training sessions will be conducted by ISC2 certified instructor and via the ISC2 LMS online portal. Students will also receive training course resources. Please note that this course does not include the SSCP exam.
Access the resources:
Please download the VitalSource User Guide to understand how to access the training resources
The course is offered to only AISA members. Please note that to get the maximum benefit for students, we have to limit attendance to 20 attendees.
AISA member: $2,200 per person (including GST). Please sign in to register for this event.
Non member: $4,400 per person (including GST).
Become a member of AISA: If you would like to become an AISA member you can join here
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Booking your examination:
In addition to the training being offered by AISA, as part of the process to become certified, you will be required to pass a certification examination. This examination needs to be booked separately and is not included in the AISA training. ISC2 directly administers the examination process and you can purchase the examination voucher for your intended certification by visiting the ISC2 website at https://www.isc2.org/Register-for-Exam.
Further information on examination pricing is available at https://www.isc2.org/Register-for-Exam/ISC2-Exam-Pricing. It is recommended that you purchase the examination voucher at the time of booking your training. This helps you establish a goal that you will sit the exam after the training course is complete and you have adequately revised following the training to be ready to attempt the exam.
For any queries regarding this event please contact Susanna Palermo, National Event & Sponsorship Manager via email [email protected]