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Review Course for CRISC Summer 2019 Exam (Multi-Day Event)

June 3, 2019 - June 5, 2019

GWDC Member $450, Other Chapter Member $850, Non Member $900


GWDC sponsoring an intensive 3-day review course for the Summer 2019 Certified in Risk and Information Systems Controls™ (CRISC) Exam. The CRISC™ review course will provide practical advice on preparing for the CRISC exam and specific instruction regarding the job practice areas addressed by CRISC as defined by ISACA® International. 

The dates of the course are: June 3, 4, and 5, 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM.

Location: GMU Arlington, Founders Hall Room 121.


This event is intended for anyone sitting for the CRISC Exam window. Students are expected to have prepared for the exam prior to attending the course.


The CRISC exam will be offered via Computer-Based Testing (CBT) during three (3) testing windows per year.  

Registration for the CRISC exam is administered by ISACA, not the GWDC. Registering for this review course does not register you for the exam. 

» Details on Exam Registration

Re-Take Discount

Students who take this GWDC review class and do not pass the corresponding Exam are eligible for a one-time 50% discount on the next review class offered by the GWDC for the exam. Please read the full policy for discount details.

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Day 1


IT Risk Identification (Domain 1)

Day 2

IT Risk Assessment (Domain 2)

Risk Response and Mitigation (Domain 3)

Day 3

Risk and Control Monitoring and Reporting (Domain 4)

Practice Tests



Emmanuel Akowuah


Mr. Akowuah holds an MBA and has a MSc. in Computer Information Security from Boston University. He has over 10 years experience as an IT security professional, working as an external consultant with industry-leading consulting firms as well as managing IT security assessment projects for a Fortune 100 company. He has assessed IT risk and security controls for global business operations in over 5 countries and is currently employed with the Federal Government.

Mr. Akowuah's teaching approach focuses on prepping students to face the daunting task of sitting for the CRISC exam with confidence. His goal is to ensure that students pass the exam on their first attempt. His course goes beyond reviewing conventional slides and focuses on tips and techniques critical for passing.


Study Materials

The students should consider purchasing the CRISC Review Manual and the CRISC Review Questions, Answers, and Explanations Database - 12 Month. Below are the study materials available for purchase from the ISACA Bookstore:

  • CRISC Review Manual
  • CRISC Review Questions, Answers & Explanations Manual
  • CRISC Review Questions, Answers & Explanation Database - 12 month subscription

**It is highly recommended to order these at the earliest opportunity to avoid any possible delays in their availability for the start of the program.


Additional Study Resources

Candidates should review the Exam Candidate Guide as part of their study program. We've included additional resources for exam candidates on our Certifications page, including links to ISACA resources and Knowledge Center study groups.


Special Instructions 

ISACA® Members from Other Chapters: You will need to bring your ISACA® Membership Card to the event to verify your ISACA® Membership.

Requests for Assistance: If you require assistance for an audio, visual, or other disability, please contact the Certifications Director, Clifton Persaud,  the event planner to discuss your needs as soon as possible.  We need as much advance notice as possible to determine whether requests can be accommodated. Thank You.


Earn up to 21 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits in the area of Specialized Knowledge. The ISACA® GWDC is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: http://www.learningmarket.org.

CPE Distribution and Evaluation Survey

CPEs will be distributed along with the event evaluation survey after the completion of the event. Attendees must be present the full three days to receive full CPE credit.

CPE-Related Details

  • Prerequisites and Advance Preparation: Students are expected to have prepared for the exam prior to attending the course.
  • Program Knowledge Level: None
  • Delivery Method: In Person



GWDC Members: $450 (Special 45th Anniversary Discount)

Other ISACA Members: $850

Non-Members: $900

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We encourage early registration, as some events sell out.  

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If you are unable to attend an event, you can cancel your registration. To receive a refund, cancellations must be received by May 30, 2019. A $15 cancellation fee is charged.

To cancel, log into the My Registration page linked in your confirmation e-mail and click the UNREGISTER link.


June 3, 2019
June 5, 2019
GWDC Member $450, Other Chapter Member $850, Non Member $900
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Clifton Persaud (Certifications Program and Special Assistance Requests)


George Mason University – Arlington
3351 Fairfax Drive
Arlington, VA 22201 United States
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