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Here's the Firebrand Training review section. We've trained more than 35,000 students in twelve years and asked them all to review our Accelerated Learning. Currently, 96.26% have said Firebrand exceeded their expectations:
"Really great self-contained learning environment coupled with an engaging and knowledgeable tutor gave a great experience."
David Jarvis, Stonehage Ltd. - (ISC)2 CISSP Boot Camp (7 days) (4/8/2014 to 10/8/2014)
"The Staff,instructor and facilities are the best i have attended...I WILL USE THEM AGAIN"
Jonathan Sanborn, government. - (ISC)2 CISSP Boot Camp (7 days) (4/8/2014 to 10/8/2014)
"There was no way i would be ready for the CISSP exam without the Bootcamp.
i felt confident undertaking such a tough exam."
Robert Wood, CDS. - (ISC)2 CISSP Boot Camp (7 days) (4/8/2014 to 10/8/2014)
"Milton Keynes site was well accessible, easy to locate.
Open clean green environment.
Very well grounded instructor. Clear & concise instructor."
Av Sunner, Oxfam. - (ISC)2 CISSP Boot Camp (7 days) (4/8/2014 to 10/8/2014)
"I have been training with Firebrand for years, I've tried others but none compare.
The Firebrand experience is excellent.
I highly recommend this method of training."
Pat Tynan, Tynan CSI Ltd. - (ISC)2 CISSP Boot Camp (7 days) (2/6/2014 to 8/6/2014)
"Don't change the way you work! I have been to Firebrand several times and it remains consistently an excellent experience."
Michael Edwards, Principality Group. - (ISC)2 CISSP Boot Camp (7 days) (2/6/2014 to 8/6/2014)
"Definitely lived up to the motto "Immerse, accelerate, measure." The environment is conducive to studying, the course is all encompassing and well taught. I would recommend this course to anyone wanting to improve their knowledge of information security, and isn't afraid to put the hours in to achieve this."
Katy Minards, N/A. - (ISC)2 CISSP Boot Camp (7 days) (2/6/2014 to 8/6/2014)
"The CISSP is a very large field to study ans takes long hours. Firebrand provides an excellent centre and instructors to enable you to learn well and at a fast pace."
Adrian Muckley, Fujitsu. - (ISC)2 CISSP Boot Camp (7 days) (2/6/2014 to 8/6/2014)
"Come prepared to learn."
Peter Addison, PR Risk Consultants Ltd. - (ISC)2 CISSP Boot Camp (7 days) (2/6/2014 to 8/6/2014)
"If you're looking to pass the CISSP exam and understand the concepts, everyday example to help you develop,then Firebrand is a good place to go."
Anonymous - (ISC)2 CISSP Boot Camp (7 days) (2/6/2014 to 8/6/2014)
Firebrand Training has been named as “Highest Performing Affiliate of the Year – EMEA” by (ISC)2. The major security association helps companies recognise organisations and individuals who are knowledgeable in security through all (ISC)2 certifications.
Firebrand Training is an Authorized Provider of (ISC)2 certifications. W. Hord Tipton, Executive Director of (ISC)2, stated: “This award represents Firebrand as the top performer for (ISC)2...for the EMEA region.”
The goal of this seven-day accelerated course is to provide information security professionals a fully-immersed, zero-distraction, all-inclusive CISSP training and certification experience. Our bootcamp encompasses the (ISC)2 CBK Review Seminar, value-added instruction, on-site examination delivery, meals, and accommodation.
The CISSP certification is governed by the International Information Systems Security Certifications Consortium (ISC)2 and has gained importance as a key component in the selection process for management-level information security positions.
The key advantage of authorized (ISC)2 Institute Training is fundamental: The institute's goal is to provide an extensive overview of the Common Body of Knowledge (CBK), the compendium of information security practices and standards compiled and continually updated by (ISC)2 and used as the basis for the exam.
The benefits listed below are but a few of the advantages you can receive when doing business with an (ISC)2 host partner. Only authorized host partners:
Information security professionals invest substantially in information assets, including technology, architecture and process. But how can protection of these assets be ensured? Only through the strengths of the professionals in charge.
Industry standards, ethics and certification of IS professionals and practitioners becomes critical to ensuring a higher standard for security is achieved. (ISC)2, as the only not-for-profit consortium charged with maintaining, administering and certifying IS professionals in the Common Body of Knowledge (CBK), is the premier resource for IS professionals worldwide.
Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.
Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.
This information has been provided as a helpful tool for candidates considering training. Courses that include certification come with a certification guarantee. Pass first time or train again for free (just pay for accommodation and exams on your return). We do not make any guarantees about personal successes or benefits of obtaining certification. Benefits of certification determined through studies do not guarantee any particular personal successes.
You will learn the following on the CISSP training course:
Security architecture that protects the assets of your systems:
Network structures, transmission methods, transport formats and security measures that provide availability, integrity and confidentiality:
Identifying an organisation’s information assets, and the development, documentation and implementation of policies, standards, procedures and guidelines:
The controls found in systems and applications software, and their development:
The principles, means and methods of disguising information; to ensure its integrity, confidentiality and authenticity:
The concepts, principles, structures and standards used to design, implement, monitor, and secure, operating systems, equipment, networks and applications:
Controls over hardware, media and operators with access privileges:
How to maintain business in the face of major disruptions:
Computer crime laws, investigation and how to gather evidence:
How to protect your business's resources and sensitive information:
The CISSP Certification examination consists of 250 multiple-choice questions. Candidates have up to 6 hours to complete the examination. The (ISC)2 exam is provided via secure Computer-Based Testing (CBT). This enables you to receive your results immediately.
Ten information systems security test domains are covered in the examination pertaining to the Common Body of Knowledge:
Upon successfully passing your CISSP Certification examination, you will receive your certificate and ID card. You are also eligible to be listed in the Certified Information Systems Security Professional Directory, can elect to participate in the Speakers' Bureau, and you can serve on (ISC)2 committees and participate in annual elections.
Recertification is also required every 3 years, with on-going requirements for maintaining your credentials in good standing. This is primarily accomplished through continuing professional education (CPE) and the earning of 120 CPE credits every three years. More on qualifying for credits will be available upon certification.
This accelerated course encompasses the (ISC)2 CBK Review Seminar, value-added instruction, on-site examination delivery, meals and accommodation. We attend to every detail so our students can focus solely on their studies and certification goals.
The official (ISC)2 five-day review course provides information security professionals, namely Network Administrators and Executive Managers, the information required to demonstrate a mastery of information security - and ultimately pass the Certified Information Systems Security Professional exam.
Firebrand Training utilises official (ISC)2 copyrighted training materials for the program delivery. These materials have been derived from extensive work from (ISC)2 Instructors, and Subject Matter Experts in developing material and presentation.
Firebrand Training includes the official (ISC)2 practice exam that covers 100 sample questions which are representative of the actual examination questions. In addition, students receive an individualized practice exam evaluation.
The examinations are delivered at our site - with (ISC)2 approval - not at 'local' testing centres that are subject to seat availability.
Firebrand Training offers top-quality technical education and certification training in an all-inclusive course package specifically designed for the needs and ease of our students. We attend to every detail so our students can focus solely on their studies and certification goals.
Our instructors teach to accommodate every student's learning needs through individualised instruction, hands-on labs, lab partner and group exercises, independent study, self-testing, and question/answer drills.
Firebrand Training has dedicated, well-equipped educational facilities where you will attend instruction and labs and have access to comfortable study and lounging rooms. Our students consistently say our facilities are second-to-none.
We’re currently migrating from printed to digital courseware. Some courseware is already available in digital, while other books remain in printed form. To find out if this course is digital, call us on 080 80 800 888.
There are several benefits of easy-to-use digital courseware: downloads are immediate, and you’ll always have your courseware available wherever you are. You won’t need to wait for a printed book to be delivered before you start learning – and it’s better for the environment. You can choose to download the courseware to your own device, or borrow one of ours.
Considering a Microsoft course? Always have the most up-to-date Microsoft digital courseware with ‘Fresh Editions’. This gives you access to all versions of digital courseware – you’ll receive updates and revisions of your textbook, at no charge, for the life of that course.
Should a student complete a Firebrand Training Program without having successfully passed all vendor examinations, the student may re-attend that program for a period of one year. Students will only be responsible for accommodations and vendor exam fees.
To be eligible to get your certification, you must complete two processes:
The eligibility requirements to sit for the examination are completely separate from the eligibility requirements necessary to be certified.
To sit the exam, you must:
To be issued a certificate, you must:
Once you have been notified of passing the examination, you will be required to have your application endorsed by a Certified Information Systems Security Professional before the credential can be awarded. If none can be found, another qualified professional with knowledge of information systems or an officer of the candidates corporation can be used to validate your professional experience.
Your endorser will confirm your professional experience is true to the best of their knowledge, and that you are in good standing within the information security industry.
Upon receipt of the Endorsement Form and barring a random audit of your professional experience, the credential should be awarded within one business day, with a formal notification sent via e-mail.
Some candidates who pass the exam and submit endorsements will be randomly subjected to audit, and required to submit a CV for formal review and investigation.
If audited (subject to results), the credential will be awarded within seven business days and notification sent via e-mail. Naturally, there may be some delays due to mail service or the number of forms received. Also, audits may require additional time for verifying information and/or contacting references.