Learn about how to meet the CISSP work experience requirement.
- One of the reasons the CISSP credential…is so highly regarded, is also one…of the biggest challenges facing aspiring CISSP candidates:…the work experience requirement.…Earning the CISSP requires that you prove…that you've been gainfully employed…as a full time information security professional,…and that you have the practical experience under your belt…required to demonstrate expertise in the field.…Candidates for the CISSP credential…must have a total of five years…of full time, paid work experience,…where they are directly working as security professionals.…
That definition of experience…doesn't leave very much wiggle room.…Let's break down a few of the key requirements.…First, the experience must be paid.…You may not count volunteer or informal positions…toward the experience requirement.…You must be employed full time in a security position.…Part time positions,…and part time job responsibilities, don't count.…Experience must be directly…in the information security field.…Jobs that are simply related to security,…
- Who should take the CISSP exam
- Benefits of certification
- Study resources
- CISSP domains
- Question types
- Exam tips
- Practicing for the test
Skill Level Advanced
Insights from a Cybersecurity Professionalwith Mike Chapple32m 15s Appropriate for all
IT Security Careers and Certifications: First Stepswith Marc Menninger2h 6m Appropriate for all
IT Security Foundations: Core Conceptswith Lisa Bock1h 13m Beginner
1. The CISSP Exam
2. Exploring the CISSP Domains
3. Inside the CISSP Exam
4. Prepraing for the Exam
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