Implementing the NIST Standards using COBIT® 5

This course combines the NIST Cybersecurity and the COBIT5® frameworks to provide a much more comprehensive skill-set to protect against modern cybersecurity risks. Students gain the skills and knowledge necessary to successfully pass relevant exams.


For Groups

  • For groups of 3 or more students/colleagues who need certification.
  • Tailored courses and customized learning times to suit specific requirements.
  • Self-Paced, Online Classroom and In-person options available.
  • Access to highly-trained COBIT5® instructors & great networking opportunities.

For Enterprise

  • Bespoke certification training for businesses of all sizes.
  • Work with Certifeka to create a learning solution that fits specific requirements.
  • Intuitive learning management system dashboard for enhanced reporting, tracking of employee progress and overall ROI.
  • Enriched culture-building training experience.

Learning Methods

  • Online Classroom

    Provides real-time personalized learning with live instructors.

    For groups of 3 or more – to log in at set times and work through the course material with a COBIT5® expert.

    The benefits of collaborative classroom-based learning from the comfort of any device.

  • Bootcamp

    Provides personalized training with an experienced instructor.

    Designed for groups of 3 or more – great for networking – to learn in a classroom environment where students are taught by COBIT5® experts in person.

About The Implementing the NIST Standards using COBIT® 5 Training Course

This course combines the NIST Cybersecurity and COBIT5® frameworks to create a more comprehensive understanding of an IT Security Management System. Understand the context and nature of cybersecurity risks and how to manage these risks using the two frameworks.  Simplifies the complex topic of cybersecurity and allows for more effective implementation programs. Each Certifeka learning method – Self-Paced, Online Classroom & Bootcamp – provides the skills and knowledge to successfully pass the exam.


Key Learning Features

Upon successful completion of this course students will understand:


  • 1 Course objectives and content, Exam Prerequisites and learning approach.
  • 2 Context of cybersecurity: the risks, the challenges in managing these risks, and the benefits of aligning the NIST Framework, ISO/IEC 27000 and COBIT 5.
  • 3 Objectives and scope of the ISACA Guide and how to use it to implement Step 1 - Prioritise and Scope.
  • 4 How to use the ISACA Guide and to implement Step 2 - Orient and Step 3 - Create a Current Profile.
  • 4 How to use the ISACA Guide and to implement Step 4 - Conduct a Risk Assessment and Step 5 - Create a Target Profile.
  • 5 How to use the ISACA Guide and to implement Step 6 - Determine, Analyse and Prioritise Gaps.
  • 6 How to use the ISACA Guide and to implement Step 7 - Implementation Plan.

Course Audience

Aimed at individuals who have a basic understanding of both COBIT5® and security concepts, and are involved in improving the cybersecurity program for an organization.

Course Prerequisites

There are no formal requirements for participating in this course.

Course Preview

Chapter 4 - Project Integration Management

Chapter 7 - Project Cost Management

Chapter 8 - Project Quality Management

Chapter 9 - Project Resources Management

Chapter 10 - Project Communications Management

Chapter 11 - Project Communications Management

Chapter 12 - Project Procurement Management

Chapter 13 - Project Stakeholders Management

Chapter 14 - Project Integration Management

Chapter 15 - Code of Ethics & Professional Responsibility

Chapter 16-PMPExamination Contents

Exam prerequisites

  • Completed COBIT 5 Foundation Course (for obtaining the CSF Implementation Enhanced Qualification)
  • Basic Knowledge of COBIT 5
  • Basic knowledge of cybersecurity concepts

Exam Details

80 minutes (15 minutes extra for non-native english speakers)
75 Questions
Closed Book Exam
50% Passing Score
Live or Web Based

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Does Certifeka provide the exam?

Certifeka provides the voucher for the exam and assists in the exam application process.

When is the exam?

Exams can be taken on the last day of the course, or at an arranged time convenient for the student.

Where is the exam?

The exam can be taken either: in the classroom, on the last day of the course; or online, at the student’s convenience.

How long is my voucher valid for?

Exam vouchers are valid for six months from the date of issuance.

When do I need to register for the exam?

The examination can be scheduled at your convenience. Once you are ready to take the

exam, contact us and you will receive an exam voucher code.

How do I download the exam application?

When necessary, we will help with the exam application download.


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