Certified Information Systems Security Auditor

Information Systems Security Auditor Badge

The Certified Information Systems Security Auditor, C)ISSA , course covers the skills and knowledge to assess vulnerabilities, report on compliance and implement controls for private and public enterprises. Many organizations require an Information System Auditor’s expert knowledge when it comes to identifying critical issues and providing effective auditing solutions. Through the use of a risk-based approach, the C)ISSA is able to implement and maintain cost-effective security controls that are closely aligned with both business and industry standards. 

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The C)ISSA is a part of this Role-Based Career Path


Information Systems
Security Auditor

200 Level


This course is going to prepare you for security across the entire environment including understanding risk management, identity and access control, network and data security.

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Information Systems Security Auditor

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Level 200 - C)SP
Level 300 - C)PEH
Level 350 - C)PTE
Level 400 - C)PTC

Information Systems Security Auditor
Key Course Information

Live Class Duration: 5 Days

Language: English

Class Formats:
*  Instructor-led

*  Self-Study

*  Live Virtual Training

Suggested Prior Knowledge:

*  1 year in IS Management

Applicable Exams:

*  Mile2 C)ISSA

*  CISA®

CPEs:  40

CISA is a registered trademark of ISACA

Information Systems Security Auditor

  • Module 1 – The Process of Auditing Information Systems
  • Module 2 –Risk-Based Auditing
  • Module 3 – Audit Planning and Performance
  • Module 4 – IS Systems Auditor reports
  • Module 5 -IT Governance and Management
  • Module 6 – Systems Acquisition, Development and Implementation
  • Module 7 – Systems Development Models
  • Module 8 – Types of Specialized Business Applications
  • Module 9 – Application Controls
  • Module 10 – Information Systems Operations, Maintenance, and Support
  • Module 11 – System and Communications
  • Module 12 – Hardware

Who Should Attend

* IS Security Officers
* IS Managers
* Risk Managers
* IS Systems Auditors
* Information Systems Owners
* IS Control Assessors
* System Managers
* Government Employees


Upon Completion

Upon completion, Certified Information Systems Security Auditor students will  be able to establish industry acceptable Cyber Security & IS management standards with current best practices and be prepared to competently take the C)ISSA exam.

Re-Certification Requirements

All  Mile2 certifications will be awarded a 3-year expiration date.

There are two requirements to maintain Mile2 certification: 

1)  Pass the most current version of the exam for your respective existing certification

2)  Earn 20 CEUs (Continuing Education Units) per year. You may submit your CEUs in your Mile2 inbox. These CEUs must fall under “Qualify Continuing Educational Activities).

Visit our certification renewal page for more information.

C)ISSA Exam Information

The Certified Information Systems Security Auditor exam is taken online through Mile2’s Assessment and Certification System (“MACS”), which is accessible on your account. The exam will take 2 hours and consist of 100 multiple choice questions.

Purchase Options:

  • Individual Exam Cost - Click Here

    Course exams are individually priced.
    NOTE: You may purchase the exam without purchasing the course.

  • Live Class Exam Cost - Click Here

    Exam cost is not included with the purchase of a live class.

  • Ultimate Self-Study Combo Exam Cost - Included

    The cost of the exam is included with the purchase of an Ultimate Self-Study Combo.

  • Second Chance Exam - Click Here

    Purchase a second chance exam for less than 1/2 of the price of a regular exam when purchased with an Ultimate Self-Study Combo or an individual exam.

Course FAQ's

NO.  You do not have to purchase a course to purchase a certification exam.  

All of our courses can be taken independently.  In order to help guide our students on their cybersecurity career journey we have developed the Mile2 Certification Roadmap.

This helpful resource maps specific courses to Role-based career tracks.

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