NIST Cybersecurity Professional (NCSP) Practitioner Certificate
The NCSP® Practitioner Certificate course is designed to teach a FastTrack approach to engineering, implementing, operationalizing, and continually improving a cybersecurity risk management program based on the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
This APMG accredited four-day self-paced mentored video training course teaches students how to apply a best practice approach to designing an enterprise risk management cybersecurity program. The class includes lectures, informative supplemental reference materials, quizzes, exercises, and formal examination. Outcomes and benefits from this class is a practical approach that students can use to build and maintain comprehensive cybersecurity and cyber-risk management programs.
Participants must complete the NIST Cybersecurity Professional Foundation Course and corresponding certification exam as a pre-requisite for taking the NIST Cybersecurity Professional Practitioner course.
Who Should Attend
IT, business, and cybersecurity professionals who play an active role in engineering, implementing, and operationalizing a NIST Cybersecurity Framework program.
- Opens door to new career opportunities in the cybersecurity sector
- Sit for the NCSP® Practitioner Certification Exam
APMG is the accrediting body for the NIST Certifying Exam. Upon successful completion of the NIST Cybersecurity Professional Certificate, a voucher will be issued with a link to the online Certifying Exam. There is no additional cost to take the certifying exam, it is included in your course tuition.
Earn Your Certificate
This course is accredited through APMG International.
Meet fellow participants virtually and build your network.
Program is offered twice per year. See schedule.
Patrick von Schlag
Patrick von Schlag
Upon successful completion of the NIST Cybersecurity Professional Certificate, a voucher will be issued with a link to the online Certifying Exam. There is no additional cost to take the certifying exam, it is included in your course tuition.
- Assess and understand its current cybersecurity state
- Design a cybersecurity program using NIST-CSF informative reference controls and management systems to realize its future cybersecurity state
- Implement & Operationalize a Digital Value Management System (DVMS™) program to automate, sustain and continually improve its future cybersecurity state.