Become a Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)
Obtaining the (ISC)² CCSP certification validates that you have the advanced skills to design, manage, and secure data, applications, and infrastructure in the cloud. The courses in this path map to the six domains of the CCSP exam. Together, they can help you take your career to the next level.
Plan a study path for the CCSP exam.
Learn best practices for cloud security operations and more.
Discover career opportunities for qualified professionals.
Planning on taking the CCSP exam? This course provides an overview of the six exam domains, a look at the exam format, and general tips on registering for and taking the test.
42m 58s • COURSE
CCSP Cert Prep: 1 Cloud Concepts, Architecture, and Design with Mike Chapple
Learn the core concepts of cloud computing as you prepare for the first domain of the Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) exam.
1h 18m • COURSE
CCSP Cert Prep: 2 Cloud Data Security with Mike Chapple
Learn the core concepts of cloud data security as you prepare for the second domain of the Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) exam.
2h 4m • COURSE
CCSP Cert Prep: 3 Cloud Platform and Infrastructure Security with Mike Chapple
Learn how to design a secure cloud operating environment as you prepare for the Cloud Platform and Infrastructure Security domain of the CCSP exam.
2h 3m • COURSE
CCSP Cert Prep: 4 Cloud Application Security with Mike Chapple
Learn the core concepts of cloud application security as you prepare for the fourth domain of the Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) exam.
1h 32m • COURSE
CCSP Cert Prep: 5 Cloud Security Operations with Mike Chapple
Learn how security operations function in the world of cloud computing as you prepare for the fifth domain of the Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) exam.
2h 26m • COURSE
CCSP Cert Prep: 6 Legal, Risk, and Compliance with Mike Chapple
Learn about legal, risk, and compliance issues in the world of cloud computing as you prepare for the Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) exam.
1h 28m • COURSE
You'll learn cloud security skills with this expert.
Mike Chapple is an associate teaching professor at the University of Notre Dame.
In his previous role as the senior director for IT service delivery at the University of Notre Dame, he oversaw the information security, IT architecture, project management, strategic planning, and IT compliance functions for the Office of Information Technologies.
Mike has also served as a senior advisor to the executive vice president at Notre Dame for two years. Prior to that, he was program manager of the university's Information Security program and a consultant to the Notre Dame Alumni Association on alumni engagement initiatives.
Before returning to Notre Dame, Mike served as executive vice president and chief information officer of the Brand Institute, a Miami-based consulting firm. Mike also spent four years in the information security research group at the National Security Agency and serving as an active duty intelligence officer in the U.S. Air Force. He is a technical editor for Information Security magazine and has written over a dozen books, including the CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional Study Guide (now in its sixth edition) and the CompTIA Security+ Training Kit.
Mike earned both his bachelor's and doctoral degrees from Notre Dame in computer science and engineering. He also has a master's in computer science from the University of Idaho and an MBA from Auburn University.
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