Implementing NIST Cyber-security using COBIT® 5

Implementing NIST Cybersecurity framework using COBIT 5.0 course focus on the Cybersecurity Framework (CSF), its goals, the implementation steps and the ability to apply this information. The course and exam are for individuals who have a basic understanding of both COBIT 5 and security concepts, and who are involved in improving the cybersecurity program for their enterprises.


Course Duration : 16 Hours of study (2 days or 3 days), CPD / PDU: 16


Information is a key resource for all enterprises and technology plays a significant role. Today, Information Technology (IT) is increasingly advanced and pervasive. Attacks upon IT are also increasing. Destructive attacks against financial, retail, and energy providers indicate a need for renewed dedication to management of IT-related risk at an acceptable level for each organization. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) developed a voluntary risk-based cybersecurity Framework that is “prioritized, flexible, repeatable, performance-based, and cost-effective”.

At the end of the course, the delegates will gain competencies in

  • Understand the goals of the Cybersecurity Framework (CSF)
  • Understand and discuss the content of the CSF and what it means to align to it
  • Understand each of the seven CSF implementation steps
  • Be able to apply and evaluate the implementation steps using COBIT5