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NIST SP 800-53 course

Learn how to apply the controls of NIST SP 800-53.

NIST SP 800-53 is a database of security controls and associated assessment procedures by NIST, a non-regulatory agency of the U.S. Commerce Department.

Course overview

This course prepares students with the practical skills to apply NIST SP 800-53, and to become more valuable to businesses worldwide who are interested in hiring or working such skilled people.

Students are taken through a series of sessions focused on helping them to appreciate how the content of NIST SP 800-53 is applied in business and daily life.

Benefits of this course

For individuals

Students will develop practical skills which can help them in the following ways:

  • Apply NIST SP 800-53 in a business
  • Get hired by companies
  • Launch their own small business
  • Expand their existing skillset

For businesses

Businesses will develop more skilled internal talent who can support operations in the following ways:

  • Mature an organisation security operations
  • Applying low-impact security controls
  • Applying moderate-impact security controls
  • Applying high-impact security controls

We are looking for students who are:

  • Serious about learning how to apply NIST SP 800-53 in a business.
  • Serious about learning how to apply good security controls in a business.

Important things about this course

  • At least 60% of this course's content is practical and requires students to have a strong personal initiative to apply themselves and learn.
  • All students must have full access to a personal computer running either Windows or Linux to participate.
  • All student PCs must have a functioning MIC and camera.
  • All classes are virtual and require a good stable internet connection.

If you are unfamiliar with the NIST SP 800-53, you may visit its page on NIST's website by clicking HERE.

Level-up your career, increase your value, skills, knowledge
and earning potential at a global level.

Designed for people like you

Our training is crafted from experience, to be flexible and portable.

Based on real scenarios

Sessions are based on the experiences of real security professionals.

Very practical tutoring

Live practical guidance through virtual sessions.

Learn from anywhere

Participants can join from their PC, Tablet or Smartphone.

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