NIST Cybersecurity Professional (NCSP) Practitioner Certificate

This course enables executives to answer the critical question – Are we secure?
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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.

Course Benefits

  • Opens door to new career opportunities in the cybersecurity sector
  • Sit for the NCSP® Practitioner Certification Exam

NCSP Certification

APMG InternationalAPMG 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.

Course Format: Virtual Instructor-Led Program
Schedule: 10/18/2022 to 10/21/2022
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuition: $3295

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This course is accredited through APMG International.

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Meet fellow participants virtually and build your network.

Getting Started

Program is offered twice per year. See schedule.

Patrick von Schlag

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Patrick von Schlag

Patrick von Schlag has worked in Information Technology business sectors for 30 years. He is President of Deep Creek Center, a leading best practice consulting and training organization. Mr. von Schlag is the global master instructor and delivery lead for the NCSP (NIST Cybersecurity Professional) program, as well as a sought-after consultant assisting organizations in adopting Agile disciplines in support of their digital transformation strategies.

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.