Jul 2021 by MARIA FORSBERG
The certification requires prior knowledge of corporate risk and the design of risk-based IT system control. CRISC is one of the leading certifications for anyone who wants to prepare for real-world threats with tools to both evaluate and manage risk.
The CRISC certification is widely recognised as the first choice for experts in risk and IT system control or anyone who wants to build a career in the field.
It is a widely recognized certification that documents SME knowledge within risk and IT system control in an enterprise environment. It provides extra value to employers and customers.
The certification gives you a more accurate common language for conversations about risk and control topics with your colleagues, developer teams or others at C level. You get a competitive advantage in the job market over others.
It is a certification that promotes continuous improvement and updated knowledge. Data from several salary surveys prove that salaries for CRISC certified are at the very top - year after year.
To best prepare yourself for the demanding CRISC certification, you can take a 3-day course where you sit your exam on the last day of the course.
It will be an intense and inspirational experience where you will work with your expert instructor for 10-12 hours a day and live and learn in an immersed environment at the Readynez training centre.
Learn all about the course and see prices and dates here: ISACA CRISC Certification
ISACA's requirements for obtaining CRISC certification are:
All the experience that you provide must be verified by the relevant employers. If you do not have the required experience, you will have to take the exam again once you have achieved the experience requirement to become certified.
The exam consists of 150 questions and 450 points are required to pass. A maximum of 800 points can be obtained. Once you have passed the exam, you can apply for certification if all the other requirements are met.
ISACA members and CRISC accredited must also comply with a code of ethics, which includes the following: