Cloud Security Professional (CCSP preparation course)

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Achieve global recognition in the field of cloud security with the Cloud Security Professional (CCSP®) certification preparation course.


The Cloud Security Professional course prepares you for one of the essential certifications for professionals transitioning and maintaining the security of cloud-based solutions and services and who want to improve/update their skills to design, implement, manage, and protect data, applications and infrastructure in the cloud using the most recent security best practices, policies, and procedures. The course prepares Cloud Security Professionals for the performance of the function.

This course addresses the topics of Cloud Concepts, Architecture and Design, Cloud Data Security, Cloud Platform & Infrastructure Security, Cloud Application Security, Cloud Security Operations, Legal, Risk and Compliance, allowing you to acquire knowledge also through discussion, exercises by domain, simulation exam, ensuring your preparation for the CCSP® certification exam.

Resources, themes, discussion, exercises by domain and simulation exam.

Everything to successfully achieve certification.

Program and training materials updated in 2024 and include the latest CCSP CBK contents, effective from August 1, 2022.


This Training Plan and all associated documents are protected by Copyright and registered as a literary work at IGAC – Portugal.


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Cloud Security Professional CCSP course, CCSP training, CCSP course, CCSP exam, CCSP certification


This course is available to be delivered in a classroom and > Live Online Training <
This five-day exam preparation course deals with the security concepts to be mastered in order to obtain the CCSP® certification. In an accelerated but rigorous manner, this training prepares the student for the examination, covering the entirety of the Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) about cloud security. The CBK covers the domains: Cloud Concepts, Architecture and Design, Cloud Data Security, Cloud Platform & Infrastructure Security, Cloud Application Security, Cloud Security Operations and Legal, Risk and Compliance.

The CCSP certification meets the meet the requirements of the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Directive 8570.1.

In this certification preparation course, participants will review the main concepts of cloud security according to the domains of the certification, consolidate their knowledge through exam simulation questions and at the end of the course (optional), realize a simulation exam in order to assess their level of knowledge and the amount of effort needed to be aligned and perform successfully the CCSP® certification exam.
This course is available to be delivered in a > Live Online Training < model and classroom.
Live Training brings you the dynamic environment of the classroom, to your desk. Using your computer, you interact with the trainer and the trainees as if you were with them in the classroom.

The course is ideal for experienced cybersecurity and IT/ICT professionals who are involved in transitioning to and maintaining the security of cloud-based solutions and services, such as:
  • Cloud Security Analyst
  • Cloud Specialist
  • Enterprise Architect
  • Security Administrator
  • Systems/Cloud Administrator
  • Systems/Cloud Engineer
  • Systems/Cloud Consultant
  • Security Architect
  • Security Consultant
  • Security Engineer
  • Security Manager
  • Systems/Cloud Architect
  • Cloud Computing Services Auditor
  • Cloud Developer Professional

To participate in this course:
  • Participants must possess an understanding of networks, operating systems, and information security. The course is an intensive review in preparation for the examination, not basic training.
  • Participants must understand English since the course documentation is written in that language.
  • Also, other requisites may apply, please check the quotation or the proposal received.

Duration (days)
5 days

Learning Objectives
After completing this course you should be able to:
  • Identify and understand the key cloud computing concepts and terminology, and associated definitions related to cloud technology.
  • Understand the cloud reference architecture and the security concepts relevant to cloud computing; the design principles of secure cloud computing and the requirements to evaluate cloud service providers.
  • Identify and describe the main cloud data concepts and understand the requirements to design and implement cloud data storage architectures; understand the process to design and implement data security technologies and strategies, data discovery, data classification and the implementation of Information Rights Management in the cloud context.
  • Plan for data retention, deletion, and archiving, and know how to audit, trace and account for cloud-based data events.
  • Comprehend the cloud infrastructure and platform components, including the design of secure data centers, the risks associated with the cloud, and the required security controls.
  • Plan for business continuity and disaster recovery of the (and, using the) cloud infrastructure.
  • Gain an understanding of the Secure Software Development Life Cycle (S-SDLC), the requirements for awareness and training, the software assurance, and the verification process.
  • Identify the specifics of cloud application architecture and understand the requirements for IAM solutions.
  • Understand how to build, implement, operate, and maintain a physical and logical cloud infrastructure, and the main operational controls and standards for cloud security.
  • Identify and understand the legal frameworks and guidelines that affect cloud services, and the fundamentals of privacy regulatory/legislative mandates.
  • To assess and manage risks, vulnerability, threats, and attacks in the cloud environment and understand the implication to enterprise risk management.
  • Understand the cloud audit process, outsourcing and cloud contract requirements.
  • To establish a common terminology for use within your team or workgroup.
  • To build a business case for cloud adoption and determine business units that benefit from cloud migration strategies.
  • Be prepared for the CCSP® Certification exam based on the latest CBK.

  1. Domain 1. Cloud Concepts, Architecture and Design
  2. Domain 2. Cloud Data Security
  3. Domain 3. Cloud Platform & Infrastructure Security
  4. Domain 4. Cloud Application Security
  5. Domain 5. Cloud Security Operations
  6. Domain 6. Legal, Risk and Compliance

  • CCSP® exam is not included in the course price.
  • Exams are available on-site. Schedule your exam directly on the (ISC)2 website.
  • CCSP® certification exam is based on a multiple-choice exam consisting of 150 multiple choice questions with 4 choices each, about the domains of the CBK – Length: 4 hours. The passing mark is 70%.
  • For achieve the Certification, candidates must pass the CCSP® exam and fulfill the remaining (ISC)2 requirements, which are available online.

This course prepares for the following exam:
Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP®).

Our specialists are consultants and auditors, with several years of experience in the areas of implementation, auditing and training in best practices, methodologies, standards and in the most recognized frameworks.

Some of our experts work directly in the improvement of these frameworks, methodologies, and standards through its participation in the technical committees, as members or taking distinct roles in the major organizations worldwide, working and supporting the best practices communities. Our team of instructors are ISACA certified, holding the CISA, CISM, CGEIT, CRISC and COBIT certifications, (ISC)2 certified, holding CISSP certification and others from the most recognized worldwide, as PMP, ISO/IEC 27001, ISO/IEC 27005, ISO 31000, ISO 22301, among others.

General Information
  • Training in English language.
  • Online training material in English, with online access, containing information and practical exercises per domain, and in accordance with the commercial conditions.
  • Exam simulation delivered on the last day of the training, along with answers and explanations, to be answered autonomously and after training, as a means to measure knowledge.
  • Digital Behaviour Participation Certificate with 40 CPD/CPE credits.

  • Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP® preparation course) is oriented towards the acquisition of knowledge of the security domains.
  • Cloud Security Professional (CCSP® preparation course) is oriented towards the acquisition of knowledge of the cloud security domains.
  • Gain of working knowledge in the concepts of cloud computing and cloud security.
  • Empowers employees with a universal language, circumventing ambiguity with industry-accepted terms and practices.
  • Fulfills government and organization requirements for information and/or cloud security certification mandates.
  • Provides increased credibility for your organization, when working with vendors and contractors, and satisfies certification mandated requirements for service providers and subcontractors.
  • This course prepares for the CCSP certification, which meet the requirements of the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Directive 8570.1.
  • Behaviour Pedagogical Model aims to provide a learning environment conducive to acquisition of competences, in accordance with objectives of each training program. Promoting interaction, participation and appreciation of experiences, we contribute to meaningful learning, certification and international recognition but, above all to the development of critical thinking and autonomy.
  • Behaviour is an organization accredited by DGERT (Portuguese Government Entity) and has its Quality Management System (QMS) implemented in accordance with the requirements of ISO 9001, the requirements of DGERT, the requirements of the European standard NP 4512 and the standard ISO 10015.

Dates and Price

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Guaranteed Dates Program
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