Security Assessment and Testing


5 Hours
PDF Certificate
CEU: 0.5
CPD: 0.5
PDU: 5

Course Description

Covers security assessment and testing, focusing on potential disruptions and how they can be addressed with assessments and plans. Provides the opportunity to practice how to assess the impact of disasters that may arise as well as to develop their own versions of these plans.


Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the learner should be able to:

  • Relate the many potential disasters and disruptions that can impact organizations and their information systems
  • Describe the steps required in conducting a business impact assessment
  • Explain the difference between a business continuity plan and a disaster recovery plan*
  • Discuss different recovery strategies and how they fit into disaster recovery planning
  • Understand the business continuity organization and its responsibilities
  • Prepare a business continuity and disaster recovery plan
  • Discuss how organizations test their BCPs and DRPs, and perform different exercises to prepare for disruptions

 $89.00