24 hours – On-site or Virtual with live trainer

The EXIN Professional Cloud Security Manager certification is for Security Professionals. Being PCS-certified showcases your Security experience in a cloud environment, your relevant skills and knowledge, and demonstrates you are capable to manage the various stakeholders within the enterprise.

  • Official accredited student material
  • Practical exercises
  • Course completion diploma
  • Official certification exam
    Course details
  1. What will I achieve?
  2. Who is this course for?
  3. What are the exam characteristics?
  4. What are the course contents?
  5. Payment methods

What will I achieve?

  • Understand the concept of governance, risk and compliance.
  • Learn the risks and the impacts of cloud computing in terms of both business and technical security challenges.
  • Learn the terminologies used to describe security threats and issues in respect to cloud computing.
  • Understand the risks and impacts of cloud computing in terms of both business and technical security challenges.
  • Learn the risks and impacts of data protections in use, rest and in-transit.
  • Learn the different kinds of security implementations used to secure data in the cloud.
  • Comprehend the different legal, contractual and operational monitoring in the cloud.
  • Understand what network security is.
  • Learn Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery.
  • Learn the different cloud standards, controls and auditing.
  • Understand the evolution of cloud security.

Who is this course for?

  • Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) Professionals
  • IT Auditors Compliance Specialists
  • IT Security Professionals
  • Cloud Computing Specialists

What are the exam characteristics?

  • Time allocated: 75 minutes
  • Number of questions: 25 Scenario Based, Complex multiple-choice
  • Passing score: 65% (16 correct answers)
  • Format: Online; closed-book
  • Prerequisites: At least 4 hours of personal study during the course are recommended.
When will I know my exam results?

When the exam is paper-based, the results will be notified to the participant afterwards through email. When it is web-based, the participant will get the results immediately after finishing the exam.

What happens if I fail the exam?

The participant who fails the exam may take it again any times at extra cost. No time window between exams is required.

What are the course contents?

  • 1 Security and Governance Concepts in Cloud Computing
  • 2 Security Threats and Challenges in Cloud Computing
  • 3 Physical Security and the Impact of Cloud Computing
  • 4 Virtualization Management and Security in the Cloud
  • 5 What Security does the Cloud Solve or Shift?
  • 6 What Security Does Cloud Change or Introduce?
  • 7 Existing Security Reference Models and Standards
  • 8 Identifying the “Delta” in your IT and Business Architecture for Cloud Security
  • 9 Risk Management and the Cloud
  • 10 IT Governance and Security
  • 11 Monitoring – Users and Systems
  • 12 Contract Management and Ts and Cs: Terms and Conditions
  • 13 Legal Controls, IP Intellectual Property and Privacy

Payment methods:

  • Check
  • Wire transfer
  • Credit card (via PayPal)

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