• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

In this course, you will learn to ensure compliance with PCI DSS Requirement 6 for Developing & Maintaining Secure Systems and Applications. Learners will understand the importance of following secure coding best practices, completing yearly developer training, and protecting sensitive data.

Learning Objectives


After successfully completing this course, learners should have the knowledge and skills to:

  • Follow industry standards and best practices
  • Consider information security issues throughout the entire software development lifecycle, from initial design to deployment
  • Identify and address common software attacks and vulnerabilities
  • Define and follow software engineering techniques

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.