Course Description

Bootcamp 30 hours 3 CEUs $3,695

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

Additional Information

We encourage all students to email their official exam results to info@workforcecenter.slu.edu so we can house pass/fail results in their student portal for verification.


  • CISSP Certification


30 Hours | 5 Days or 10 Nights
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Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP or CISSP-ISSAP) Bootcamp
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Aug 05, 2024 to Sep 09, 2024
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