Live Online CISSP Test Preparation Course

Live Online CISSP® Training Course

Led by (ISC)2 authorized and CISSP certified instructors with an average of more than 10 years experience, you’ll enjoy the structure, delivery, and convenience of CyberVista’s 12-week, part-time, live online CISSP training course as you prepare to earn the gold standard in information security certifications.

You will be supported by videos on demand, more than 2,000 practice questions, innovative learning delivery with light board technology, and the best test day strategies in the business. Moreover, we offer the industry’s only diagnostic test to deliver your personalized and efficient study plan.

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Uniquely Comprehensive

Our unique course includes 300+ hours of structured learning including more than 70 hours of live and on-demand expert instruction from working cybersecurity practitioners.

Flexible and Convenient

Our 12-week program fits into your life. You don’t need to take time away from work or home. We combine the rigor of structured, scheduled sessions with the convenience of online instruction.

Innovative Course Delivery

CyberVista delivers the learning content to your fingertips in a state-of-the-art learning management system. Plus, for your live online classes, you’ll experience our expert instructors through light board technology. You won’t spend your time looking at an instructor’s back.

Enroll and Succeed

Earn your CISSP credential: globally recognized as the industry-leader in cybersecurity certifications. The CISSP certification is intended for professionals who have at least 5 years of recent full-time professional and applicable work experience.


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How CyberVista Compares

Provider CyberVista Global Knowledge SANS Training Camp
Course Delivery Live Online Boot Camp Boot Camp Boot Camp
(ISC)² Approved Course
Light Board Technology
Diagnostic Test
Personalized LMS
Performance Reports
Quiz Bank (1000+ questions)
Midterm & Final Exam ✔ (+$600)
Instruction  CyberVista  Global Knowledge  SANS  Training Camp
(ISC)² Certified Instructors
Instructor Availability 12 Weeks 6 days 6 days 6 days
Live & On Demand Instruction (Hours) 70 40  40 40
Test Day Strategy Lessons
Course Materials  CyberVista  Global Knowledge  SANS  Training Camp
(ISC)² CBK Book
Official Certification Guide Book
Lesson Book
Domain Summary Notes
Course Retail Price $3,995 $4,095  $5,240  $4,495


All course information including course pricing was obtained and reviewed as of 1/22/2017 via the respective websites of the course providers.

Upcoming Course Start Dates & Times

Course Start Date Course End Live Session Day Live Session Time Registration
January 19, 2017 April 6, 2017 Thursday 6pm-9pm ET Closed
February 7, 2017 April 25, 2017 Tuesday 6pm-9pm ET Closed
February 22, 2017 May 10, 2017 Wednesday 6pm-9pm ET Closed
March 9, 2017 May 25, 2017 Thursday 6pm-9pm ET Closed
March 21, 2017 June 6, 2017 Tuesday 6pm-9pm ET Closed
April 5, 2017 June 21, 2017 Wednesday 6pm-9pm ET Closed
April 20, 2017 July 6, 2017 Thursday 6pm-9pm PT Closed
May 9, 2017 August 1, 2017 Tuesday 6pm-9pm ET Open
May 24, 2017 August 9, 2017 Wednesday 6pm-9pm ET Open
May 27, 2017 August 12, 2017 Saturday 10:30am-1:30pm ET Open
June 8, 2017 August 24, 2017 Thursday 6pm-9pm ET Open
June 20, 2017 September 12, 2017 Tuesday 6pm-9pm ET Open
July 5, 2017 September 20, 2017 Wednesday 6pm-9pm ET Open
July 20, 2017 October 5, 2017 Thursday 6pm-9pm PT Open
August 15, 2017 November 7, 2017 Tuesday 6pm-9pm ET Open
August 26, 2017 November 11, 2017 Saturday 10:30am-1:30pm ET Open
September 6, 2017 November 29, 2017 Wednesday 6pm-9pm ET Open
September 28, 2017 December 21, 2017 Thursday 6pm-9pm ET Open
October 10, 2017 January 9, 2018 Tuesday 6pm-9pm ET Open
October 25, 2017 January 17, 2018 Wednesday 6pm-9pm ET Open
November 9, 2017 February 1, 2018 Thursday 6pm-9pm ET Open
November 21, 2017 February 13, 2018 Tuesday 6pm-9pm ET Open
December 6, 2017 February 21, 2018 Wednesday 6pm-9pm ET Open
December 21, 2017 March 8, 2018 Thursday 6pm-9pm ET Open

Sample Class Schedule

Week Live Session Topic
Week 0 No live session Diagnostic Exam, 100 Questions
Week 1 Live Online session 1 (3 hours) Domain 1, Security & Risk Management
Week 2 Live Online session 2 (3 hours) Domain 2, Asset Security   – Domain 3, Security Engineering
Week 3 Live Online session 3 (3 hours) Domain 3, Security Engineering – Domain 4, Communications and Network Security
Week 4 Live Online session 4 (3 hours) Domain 4, Communications and Network Security
Week 5 No live session Midterm Exam, 100 Questions
Week 6 Live Online session 5 (3 hours) Test Day Strategy Lesson 1
Week 7 Live Online session 6 (3 hours) Domain 5, Identity & Access Management
Week 8 Live Online session 7 (3 hours) Domain 6, Security Assessment & Testing
Week 9 Live Online session 8 (3 hours) Domain 7, Security Operations
Week 10 Live Online session 9 (3 hours) Domain 8, Software Development & Security
Week 11 No live session Final Exam, 250 Questions
Week 12 Live Online session 10 (3 hours) Test Day Strategy Lesson 2

What is the CISSP Certification?

The Gold Standard in Cybersecurity

Backed by globally recognized nonprofit, (ISC)², the CISSP stands for “Certified Information Systems Security Professional.” The CISSP is the ideal credential for those with proven deep technical and managerial competence, skills, experience, and credibility to design, engineer, implement, and manage their overall information security program to protect organizations from growing sophisticated attacks.

Not only is the CISSP an objective measure of excellence, but also a globally recognized standard of achievement. For a free summary sheet PDF of the CISSP exam, please click the button below to start your download.

For Cyber Professionals

The CISSP is ideal for cybersecurity practitioners including:

  • Security Consultant
  • Security Manager
  • IT Director/Manager
  • Security Auditor
  • Security Architect
  • Security Analyst
  • Security Systems Engineer
  • Chief Information Security Officer
  • Director of Security
  • Network Architect

New to cybersecurity? Even if you do not have five years work experience, you can still earn your CISSP! Become an Associate of (ISC)², and continue to work toward completing the experience requirements to become fully certified.

The Format of the Exam

Length of exam 6 hours
Number of questions 250
Question format Multiple choice and advanced innovative questions
Passing grade 700 out of 1000 points
Testing center Pearson Vue Testing Center

The 8 Domains

The exam covers eight cybersecurity subject areas referred to as “domains.”


Domain 1:

Security and Risk Management


Domain 2:

Asset Security


Domain 3:

Security Engineering


Domain 4:

Communication and Network Security


Domain 5:

Identity and Access Management


Domain 6:

Security Assessment and Testing


Domain 7:

Security Operations


Domain 8:

Software Development and Security

How to Get Your CISSP® Certification

Here is what you need to become a CISSP

  1. 5 Years Experience

You need a minimum of 5 years cumulative paid full-time work experience in two or more of the 8 domains of the (ISC)² CISSP CBK®Candidates may receive a one year experience waiver with a 4-year college degree, or regional equivalent or additional credential from the (ISC)² approved list.

Don’t have 5 years experience? No problem. You can become an Associate of (ISC)² just by passing the CISSP exam. You will have 6 years to earn your needed experience.

  1. Schedule the Exam and Complete the Examination Agreement

You’ll need to schedule your exam with Pearson Vue, submit the exam fee, and complete the Examination Agreement.

  1. Pass the Exam

A passing score of the CISSP examination is a scaled score of 700 points or greater.

  1. Get Your Endorsement

After you have been notified that you have successfully passed the exam, you will need to subscribe to the (ISC)² Code of Ethics and have your application endorsed. The endorsement must be from a (ISC)² active member who is a certified professional. This member will verify your professional experience. You will need to become certified within nine months of the date of your exam or become an Associate of (ISC)². If you do not become certified or an Associate of (ISC)² within 9 months of the date of your exam, you will not be certified without retaking the exam. If you cannot find someone to endorse you, then (ISC)² can act as an endorser for you.

  1. Maintain the CISSP Certification

To maintain your CISSP certification, you need to re-certify every 3 years. Requirements are:

  • Earn and submit a minimum of 40 continuing professional education (CPE) credits each year for a total of 120 CPE credits.
  • Pay the $85 annual maintenance fee
  • Follow the (ISC)² Code of Ethics

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