Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)


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Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)

This online instructor led training CCSP course provides the advanced technical skills and knowledge to design, manage and secure data, applications and infrastructure in the cloud using best practices, policies and procedures established by the cybersecurity experts at (ISC). In this course students will learn key topics including types of controls, virtual and physical components of the cloud, techniques necessary for maintaining a secure cloud infrastructure, cloud software assurance, privacy issues and audit processes, and more.

Exam: CCSP


Tatiana Rodriguez, CCSP, CISSP, PMP, CSM

Course Information

Skills Learned

After completing this course, students will better understand:

  • Architectural concepts and design requirements
  • Cloud data security
  • Cloud platform and infrastructure security
  • Cloud application security
  • Operations
  • Legal and compliance

Who Should Attend This Course

  • Individuals seeking the CCSP certification
  • Enterprise Architect, Security Administrator, Systems Engineer, Security Architect, Security Engineer, Security Manager, Systems Architects and other security professionals


The CCSP certification has specific requirements, as established by (ISC)2. Click here to learn more about these and what it takes to qualify for the certification.

Course Outline

  • Course Overview
  • What is an ISC2 CCSP?
  • Understand Cloud Computing Concepts
  • Describe Cloud Reference Architecture
  • Understand Security Concepts Relevant to Cloud Computing
  • Evaluate Cloud Service Providers
  • Understand Design Principles of Secure Cloud Computing
  • Describe Cloud Data Concepts
  • Implement Data Discovery
  • Implement Data Classification
  • Plan and Implement Data Retention, Deletion and Archiving Policies
  • Design and Implement Cloud Data Storage Architectures
  • Design and Apply Data Security Technologies and Strategies
  • Design and Implement Information Rights Management (IRM)
  • Design and Implement Auditability, Traceability and Accountability of Data Events
  • Comprehend Cloud Infrastructure Components
  • Analyze Risks Associated with Cloud Infrastructure
  • Design a Secure Data Center
  • Design and Plan Security Controls
  • Plan Disaster Recovery (DR) and Business Continuity (BC)
  • Advocate Training and Awareness for Application Security
  • Describe the Secure Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) Process
  • Apply the Secure Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Apply Cloud Software Assurance and Validation
  • Use Verified Secure Software
  • Comprehend the Specifics of Cloud Application Architecture
  • Design Appropriate Identity and Access Management (IAM) Solutions
  • Implement and Build Physical and Logical Infrastructure for Cloud Environment
  • Operate Physical and Logical Infrastructure for Cloud Environment
  • Manage Physical and Logical Infrastructure for Cloud Environment
  • Implement Operational Controls and Standards
  • Support Digital Forensics
  • Manage Communication with Relevant Parties
  • Manage Security Operations
  • Articulate Legal Requirements and Unique Risks within the Cloud Environment
  • Understand Privacy Issues
  • Understand Audit Process, Methodologies, and Required Adaptations for a
    Cloud Environment
  • Understand Implications of Cloud to Enterprise Risk Management
  • Understand Outsourcing and Cloud Contract Design

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