• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

The Certified Acquisition Lifecycle Security Specialist (CSDOS) certification is designed to validate professionals’ expertise in implementing security practices throughout the acquisition lifecycle. This certification equips individuals with the knowledge and skills required to assess, plan, implement, and manage security measures in the acquisition process effectively. The CSDOS certification covers a wide range of topics, including security requirements analysis, risk management, security architecture, compliance, and security testing within the context of the acquisition lifecycle.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the principles and concepts of acquisition lifecycle security.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of security requirements throughout the acquisition process.
  • Identify and assess security risks in the acquisition lifecycle.
  • Apply security controls and measures during the acquisition process.
  • Evaluate and implement security policies and procedures specific to acquisition.
  • Analyze and interpret relevant security regulations and standards in acquisition contexts.
  • Develop effective security documentation for acquisition projects.
  • Implement secure communication and collaboration practices in acquisition teams.
  • Understand the role of security in vendor and contractor management during acquisition.
  • Apply security testing and evaluation methodologies in the acquisition lifecycle.

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