Aug 2021 by Saj Ahmed
The CCSP (Certified Cloud Security Professional) was introduced in 2015, a recognised qualification in 170 countries with over 150,000 CCSP qualified professionals earning an average salary of £100,000 PA
The CCSP is ideal for IT and information security leaders seeking to prove their understanding of cybersecurity and securing critical assets in the cloud.
If you are working (or would like to work) in any of the roles listed below, then the CCSP is the certification for you. Some jobs will require CCSP as an essential requirement.
The CCSP accredits IT and information security leaders who have knowledge and competency to apply best practices to cloud security architecture, infrastructure, services and functionalities.
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The Benefits of CCSP Certification
Benefits of (ISC)2 Membership
This CCSP course was made to ensure that cloud security professionals have the required knowledge, skills, and abilities in cloud security design, implementation, architecture, operations, controls, and compliance with regulatory frameworks. A CCSP applies information security expertise to a cloud computing environment and demonstrates competence in cloud security architecture, design, operations, and service orchestration.
During this CCSP course your expert instructor will work through the course material to prepare you for the (ISC)2® Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) exam. By passing your CCSP exam you will be eligible for the (ISC)2®: Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) certification. The exam fee is not included in your course price, but we are able to deliver the exam on-site on the last day of the course at request.
The CCSP shows you have the advanced technical skills and knowledge to design, manage and secure data, applications and infrastructure in the cloud using best practices, policies and procedures established by the cybersecurity experts at (ISC)². It is ideal for IT and information security leaders responsible for applying best practices to cloud security architecture, design, operations and service orchestration.
The CCSP certification is offered by (ISC)2. in association with ‘Cloud Security Alliance’ or CSA. According to (ISC)2 the CCSP or ‘Certified Cloud Security Professional’ “is a proven way to build your career and better secure critical assets in the cloud” (CCSP – The Industry’s Premier Cloud Security Certification) The exam tests a candidate in “cloud security design, implementation, architecture, operations, controls, and compliance with regulatory frameworks. ”
The CCSP is far from the only cloud-focused certification available. Many other certifications have been developed by cloud vendors and other certification companies to test candidates’ knowledge of cloud computing concepts and technology. However, the CCSP’s focus on cloud security supports to change it from these other certifications.
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