ISACA Greater Washington, D.C. Chapter
Serving ISACA GWDC Members since 1974
Below are upcoming chapter conferences, seminars, review courses, and other events. Prior chapter events can also be viewed.
For information on our event policies, see https://isaca-gwdc.org/event-policies/.
The GWDC is sponsoring an intensive 4-day course for the Information Technology Certified Associate™ (ITCA™) - Cybersecurity Fundamentals Certificate. The dates of this course are: April 2, 9, 16 and 23, 2022 from 8:30 am to 4:30 PM Eastern. Please register by March 30!
This course introduces learners to cybersecurity, a growing and rapidly changing field that is becoming increasingly vital to business survival, job stability, and national security. Cybersecurity demands skilled professionals who possess the knowledge, skills, and ability to address the evolving threat landscape.
Learners gain insight into the principles of data and technologies that frame and define cybersecurity and the integral role of cybersecurity professionals in protecting enterprise data and infrastructure.
Who Should Attend?
Individuals with little to zero years’ experience in IT, individuals seeking to pursue or switch to a career in IT, or individuals seeking to increase their knowledge and skills in their current IT related position. It's also intended for anyone preparing for the ITCA Cybersecurity Fundamentals certificate exam.
ITCA Cybersecurity Fundamentals Certificate Exam Information
ITCA Cybersecurity Fundamentals Certificate Exam
The exam will be offered via Computer-Based Testing (CBT).
Registration for the exam is administered by ISACA®, not the GWDC. Registering for this review course does not register you for the exam.
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Candidates looking to prepare for the Network and Cybersecurity Fundamentals Certificate Exam should purchase the official study guide and labs here as the exam includes hands on elements.
Course Objectives and Outline
At the completion of this course learners will be able to:
Module 1 Cybersecurity Fundamentals
Module 2 Cybersecurity and Privacy
Module 3 Service Description and Disruption
Module 4 Threat Landscapes
Module 5 Cyberattacks
Module 6 Risk Management
Module 7 Security Assets
Module 8 Security Architecture
Module 9 Security Controls
Module 10 Network Security
Module 11 Application and Cloud Security
Module 12 Software Management
Module 13 Introducing Security Operations
Module 14 Testing Technologies and Security Tools
Module 15 Handling Security Incidents
Meet the Instructor
Vice President, Security Portfolio @ NTT DATA Services, NTT DATA, Inc.
CISSP CISM CRISC CISA
Sushila Nair specializes in cybersecurity, risk, and audit services. Sushila Nair is a former Member of the Board of Directors for the Greater Washington, D.C. ISACA Chapter and has presented at CACS, BrightTALK, Seguruinfo and many other international events. She has taught several review courses for the GWDC chapter and ISACA Global.
Cancellation and Refund Policy:
Cancellation and refund for advance registrations is allowed if cancellations are submitted through the registration system. Refunds vary depending on the date of cancellation. See ISACA GWDC Event Policies for details.
If ISACA GWDC cancels the event, all registrants will be notified as soon as possible through email at the email address provided during registration. Full refunds will be provided.
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Earn up to 32 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit in the area of Information Technology. The ISACA® Greater Washington, D.C. 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: www.NASBARegistry.org
CPE Distribution and Evaluation Survey:
CPEs will be distributed via e-mail along with the event evaluation survey after the completion of the event. Attendees must be present the full day and respond to polling questions to receive full CPE credit.