• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

The “Fundamentals of Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standards” training by Tonex is a comprehensive program designed to empower professionals with the knowledge and skills necessary to secure payment card data effectively. Participants will delve into the evolution and significance of PCI DSS, exploring its twelve requirements, risk assessment strategies, and practical methods for securing cardholder data. The course emphasizes compliance maintenance, encryption techniques, and the development of robust security policies. Through real-world case studies, attendees gain insights into the consequences of non-compliance, equipping them to implement and maintain PCI DSS compliance within their organizations. This course is ideal for IT professionals, security officers, and compliance personnel aiming to strengthen their grasp of PCI DSS fundamentals.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the purpose and significance of PCI DSS.
  • Identify the key components and requirements of PCI DSS.
  • Explain the role of payment card data and its importance.
  • Recognize common security threats to payment card data.
  • Describe the PCI DSS compliance levels and validation process.
  • Implement best practices for securing payment card data.
  • Understand the impact of non-compliance and potential consequences.
  • Discuss the responsibilities of various stakeholders in PCI DSS compliance.
  • Learn about the recent updates and changes in PCI DSS standards.
  • Apply practical strategies for maintaining PCI DSS compliance.

Framework Connections

Specialty Areas

  • Risk Management
  • Program/Project Management and Acquisition
  • Strategic Planning and Policy
  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Cyber Defense Analysis