Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP®)

The global benchmark for information security professionals, CISSP® certification is a great addition to your resume.

This Skillsoft course will train you in everything you need to know to pass the exam for the Certified Information System Security Professional certification. You'll need to sit this exam separately.

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At a glance

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Career Opportunities
  • Network Engineer
  • Systems Administrator
  • Technical Consultant
  • Security Specialist
  • Security Architect

Globally recognised


At least 5 years' experience in information security



Course length
7 weeks
Study mode



Study from anywhere, when it suits you best and graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.


Study part of the course online. Combine your online learning with classes or practical sessions on-campus at a college or university.


Attend classes on-campus at a university, TAFE or college and interact face-to-face with teachers and fellow students.

CISSP® exam (by external provider)
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Enrol anytime.

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Skillsoft is the premier global provider of online IT and project management certification training courses.

If you want to be an expert of a particular software package or project management practice, a Skillsoft course will prepare you completely for the certification exam.

The certifications include Microsoft, Cisco, Oracle, Six Sigma, PRINCE2 and more.

Skillsoft's award-winning training method combines affordable computer-based training with the personal attention of instructor-led training.

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12-month interest free payment planTerms & conditions apply

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The cost of a course can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are an Australian resident
  • How you pay for the course (via a government loan, via a payment plan, or upfront)

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  • At least 5 years' experience in information security

What you'll learn

Among other things, you'll learn how to:

  • Identify the principles of risk management, distinguish among planning types, and recognise what's involved in the analysis of different threats and vulnerabilities
  • Specify the security level that should be assigned to various objects, and determine how to implement the standards
  • Recognise ways of securing passwords and identify different types of attack against passwords and password files
  • Distinguish among the types of attacks used in the enterprise environment and identify the appropriate methods to counteract them
  • Identify the appropriate mechanisms and controls for securing the inside of a building or facility
  • Determine the appropriate strategy for designing a business continuity plan in a given scenario
  • Recognise the characteristics of various computer-related crimes and identify the type of intellectual property law that applies in a given scenario

Course structure

10 units

  • CISSP Domain: Information Security and Risk Management
  • CISSP Domain: Security Architecture and Design
  • CISSP Domain: Access Control
  • CISSP Domain: Application Security
  • CISSP Domain: Operations Security
  • CISSP Domain: Cryptography
  • CISSP Domain: Physical (Environmental) Security
  • CISSP Domain: Telecommunications and Network Security
  • CISSP Domain: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning
  • CISSP Domain: Legal, Regulations, Compliance and Investigations

Support and delivery

Skillsoft & SEEK Learning partnership

SEEK Learning provides training from Skillsoft, the premier global provider of IT e-learning courseware.

Skillsoft does not generally offer courses directly to individuals, but our partnership enables us to exclusively offer CISSP® training directly to you.


Certification is awarded by ISC2 and is globally recognised. 

Payment options

There are 2 ways you can pay for this course:

1. 12-month interest free payment plan

Pay for your course over time by making weekly, fortnightly or monthly repayments.

This flexible payment plan requires no deposit, and you pay no interest for the first 12 months.

After 12 months, you will be charged an interest rate of 19.95% per annum on the amount that remains to be repaid.

Most working Australian adults are eligible. See Am I Eligible? for details.

A SEEK Learning consultant can help you set up this payment plan. There is a $99 annual fee. Terms and conditions apply.

2. Upfront payment

You can pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.

To understand more about payment options or find out if you’re eligible for a funding entitlement, contact a SEEK Learning Consultant.

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