The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) and the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) Texas Gulf Coast
Chapter Invite you to a CCSP / Cloud Security Overview Course
|What:||2 day training session|
|When:||June 26th and 27th, 2017 From: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm|
|Cost:||ISSA and CSA Members $200 (or $300 with additional books), Non-members $325 (or $425 with additional books). The non-member rate includes an ISSA and CSA membership.|
|Includes:||Participants will receive materials including a textbook, copies of the CSA, NIST, and ENISA core documents, and supplementary handouts as appropriate. The course will include breakfast, snacks, and lunch, and parking is provided in the garage across from the Microsoft Learning Center.|
|Location:||Norris Center, 816 Town and Country Blvd, Suite 210, Houston, TX 77024-3919|
|About the Course:||The CCSP is a professional certification in cloud and information security, providing competency in cloud computing infrastructure and security expertise for mid- to advanced-level professionals in IT security, architecture, GRC, audit, and engineering for those with a background in securing, managing, or providing services in cloud environments. Beyond the beginning CCSK from CSA, which the introductory day will review, the course will provide materials and guidance for the participant to prepare for the 4-hour, 125-question technical CCSP examination and credentialing (as well as the CCSK, if desired). A score of 700 on a 1000 scaled score base will be required to pass the exam, which can be scheduled via www.isc2.org at Pearson Vue testing sites, at participant cost. More information may be obtained from https://www.isc2.org/uploadedfiles/(isc)2_public_content/certification_programs/ccsp/ccsp-brochure.pdf and the more detailed candidate booklet, as well as the CSA’s information at https://cloudsecurityalliance.org/media/news/isc2-and-cloud-security-alliance-introduce-new-cloud-security-certification/ .|
|About the Instructor:||Ross A. Leo – ISC2 and CSA certified CCSP instructor. Associate Director of Professional Training and Development with the Cyber Security Institute (CSI) at the University of Houston – Clear Lake College of Science and Engineering.
In addition to his tenure with UHCL, Mr. Leo has been an ISC2 instructor for over 20 years, holding numerous professional credentials in security and related fields. He is a principal with Nivola Healthcare Solutions, and has partnered with SecureNinja (VP / CTO), Global Knowledge (Expert Instructor status), and Intense School, and held positions a CISO at UTMB – Galveston, a HIPAA consulting firm, and as a Program Manager and Chief Security Architect at NASA / JSC.
|Questions:||Contact Joanne Ashland, Education Director firstname.lastname@example.org or 281-830-2448|