Learn about using the exam tips included throughout the CISSP course series.
- I've helped literally thousands of people…prepare for their security certification exams, and I'm glad…that you've decided to follow this same journey.…Over my years in the field, I've heard feedback…from many different people who have taken the exam…and am glad to be able to offer you some of the knowledge…I've gained, in this series of CISSP courses.…As I've worked with students, I've noticed…quite a few trends in the way that exam writers…formulate questions and focus on specific topics…that lend themselves to test questions.…
I've also picked up on the ways that question writers try…to trick students into choosing the wrong answer choices.…I've worked this knowledge into these CISSP courses.…Whenever we cover a topic that has some tricky information…or details that I think you need to know for the exam,…I'll call it out using an exam tip.…When watching the other eight courses in this series,…keep an eye out for the screen with this graphic.…When you see it, pay careful attention…because I'm about to share with you some of the knowledge…
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The Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification is the industry's gold standard, necessary for many mid- and senior-level positions. This course provides an overview of the 2018 certification program. It kicks off the CISSP Cert Prep series, which covers each domain in the exam in greater detail. Here, instructor Mike Chapple briefly reviews the eight main subjects: Security and Risk Management, Asset Security, Security Engineering, Communication and Network Security, Identity and Access Management, Security Assessment and Testing, Security Operations, and Software Development Security. He also reviews the format of the CISSP exam, provides test prep tips and practices tests, and points to additional study resources.
- Who should take the CISSP exam
- Benefits of certification
- Study resources
- CISSP domains
- Question types
- Exam tips
- Practicing for the test