This certification promotes a hands-on approach to all aspects of information risk management including identifying and valuing assets, setting scopes and conducting risk assessments (incorporating threat and vulnerability assessments). Making full use of current international standards (including the ISO 27000 series) students are able to make a significant contribution to the information risk management process when returning to their organisation.
A qualification, recognised by industry, which demonstrates the level of knowledge gained.
Basic knowledge of business or technical process management is expected. Basic conceptual knowledge of corporate ICT systems is expected. Some prior experience of general business risk management would be advantageous but is not essential.