NIST Cybersecurity Professional 800-53 Practitioner Certification Training

$2,995.00 USD

5 Days


Delivery Methods
Virtual Instructor Led
Private Group

Course Overview

The NIST Cybersecurity Professional 800-53 Specialist looks at the impact of adapting a principled approach to enterprise risk management framework to better support cybersecurity decisions within the context of the NIST 800-53 informative reference.

It guides students on the best approach to adapt, implement, and operate (AIO) a comprehensive cybersecurity program that integrates into existing organizational capabilities incorporating NIST 800-53. Study includes lectures, informative supplemental reference materials, workshops, and a formal examination - workshops are a critical aspect of the course and develop examinable material.

Accredited through APMG International, certified in the UK by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) and listed as qualified cyber training by Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (DHS CISA) in the US, the NIST Cyber Security Professional training program teaches individuals and organizations how to engineer, operationalize and continually improve a NIST Cyber Security Framework (NIST-CSF) Program.

Course Objectives

  • This NIST Cybersecurity Professional 800-53 Specialist Certificate course guides students on the best approach to adapt, implement, and operate (AIO) a cybersecurity program that integrates into existing organizational capabilities incorporating NIST 800-53.

Who Should Attend?

NIST Cybersecurity Professional Practitioners seeking to specialise in the design, adaption, operation and continuous improvement of a cyber security risk management system using NIST 800-53 as the informative reference.
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  • Interactive classroom participation: Our virtual training includes live lectures, demonstrations and virtual labs that allow you to participate in discussions with your instructor and fellow classmates to get real-time feedback.
  • Post Class Resources: Review your class content, catch up on any material you may have missed or perfect your new skills with access to resources after your course is complete.
  • Private Group Training: Let our world-class instructors deliver exclusive training courses just for your employees. Our private group training is designed to promote your team’s shared growth and skill development.
  • Tailored Training Solutions: Our subject matter experts can customize the class to specifically address the unique goals of your team.

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Course Prerequisites

NIST Cybersecurity Professional Practitioner level status via individual NIST Cybersecurity Professional Foundation Certificate and NIST Cybersecurity Professional Practitioner Certificate study or the combined NIST Cybersecurity Professional Boot Camp Certificate.


1 - Course Introduction

  • Course Organization
  • Setting the Stage

2 - Managing Risks in the Digital Age

  • Enterprise Risk Management Framework
  • COSO Overview
  • Enterprise Risk Management Framework Applied

3 - Cybersecurity within a System

  • The importance of Systems Thinking
  • Governance & Culture and Strategy & Objectives
  • Service Value Management System
  • Z-X Model Overview

4 - Z-X Model Capabilities

  • Z-X Model Plan
  • Z-X Model Design
  • Z-X Model Build & Deploy
  • Z-X Model Operate & Improve

5 - Adapt

  • Overview of AIO
  • Cybersecurity Adopt & Adapt
  • Adapt in the Context of the Z-X Model
  • Preparations to Implement
  • Project Approach w/GQM
  • Metrics, Measurement & Balance

6 - Implement

  • Implement & COSO Principles
  • Phase 0
  • Phase 1
  • Phase 2
  • Phase 3
  • Additional Controls

7 - Operate & Improve

  • Operate, Improve & COSO Principles
  • Deliver Value & Integrate
  • Ongoing Improvement

Upcoming Class Dates and Times

Aug 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
ENROLL $2,995.00 USD

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