National CAE Designated Institution
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This course establishes foundations for addressing cybersecurity as a risk management concept and process, and as a component of overall risk management within an organization. Students will become familiar with theories of risk and methods of risk management, as well as frameworks/models for applying these theories and methods to cybersecurity.

Learning Objectives

With successful completion of this course, students are able to: 1. Articulate risk management concepts and apply them to cybersecurity. 2. Identify and explain organizational impacts from various cybersecurity risk management options. 3. Explain and give examples of how organizational/enterprise risk management decisions may impact cybersecurity risks. 4. Identify and explain common standards for cybersecurity risk management. 5. Align cybersecurity planning with the mission and needs of an organization.

Framework Connections