Learn about how to use assessment quizzes and practice tests to prepare for the CISSP exam.
- One of the best ways that you can prepare…for the CISSP exam is to try your hand…at some practice tests.…They'll help you get a feel for the types of questions…that you'll face on the CISSP exam,…as well as test your knowledge of each of the eight domains…of information security.…The first way to prepare for the exam…is that each of the courses in this series…have assessment questions to help reinforce…the critical concepts that I've covered.…These questions are distributed throughout the course…and occur in between videos.…Once you've correctly answered the questions,…the course will continue on.…
I strongly recommend that you use the official…ISC squared practice test book.…I spent hundreds of hours preparing this book…to make it as useful a study tool as possible.…It contains questions for each of the eight domains…of security that you can attempt immediately…after completing each of these video courses.…When you're finished with all eight courses,…the book contains two full-length practice exams…to prepare you for the CISSP exam.…
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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