Course Description

This course provides a comprehensive review of security topics and exam preparation for the Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification. ISSAP is a specialty of the CISSP which extends upon the CISSP Common Body of knowledge.  In this training students concentrate on the six major domains of the Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) Concentration:


  • Access Control Systems and Methodology.
  • Communications & Network Security
  • Cryptography
  • Security Architecture Analysis
  • Technology Related Business Continuity Planning (BCP) & Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
  • Physical Security Considerations
Other topics include the application and testing process as well as key test topics and practice questions.

Course Outline

Domain 1: Security Architecture Analysis

  • Approach to Security Architecture
  • Conducting the Requirements Analysis
  • Designing the Security Model
  • Conduct Design Verification and Validation

Domain 2: Communication and Network Security

  • The Communication Architecture
  • The Network Architecture
  • Protecting the Communications and Networks
  • Security Design Considerations and Associated Risks

Domain 3: Physical Security Considerations

  • Assessing the Physical Security Requirements
  • Integration of Physical Products and Systems
  • Solution Evaluation

Domain 4: Cryptography

  • Cryptography Requirements
  • Design Considerations and Constraints
  • Key Management Life Cycle
  • Integrated Solutions
  • Identity System Integration

Domain 5: Technology-Related Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)

  • Business Impact Analysis (BIA) Requirements
  • What are the Strategies for Availability and Recovery?
  • Designing the Continuity Recovery Solution

Domain 6: Access Control Systems and Methodology

  • Access Control Key Concepts, Methodologies, and Techniques
  • Architecture of Identity and Access Management


CISSP Certification


30 Hours | 5 Days or 10 Nights

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP or CISSP-ISSAP) Bootcamp
M, W
5:30PM to 8:30PM
Aug 09, 2021 to Sep 01, 2021
W, M
5:30PM to 8:30PM
Sep 08, 2021 to Sep 13, 2021
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# of Course Hours
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Course Fee(s)
Rate non-credit $3,695.00
Section Fees
ISSAP Exam Voucher - $599 $599.00 Optional
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