Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®) Official Training (2023 New Version) - HKPC Academy
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®) Official Training (2023 New Version)
HKPC Building 78 Tat Chee Avenue Kowloon
Ms. LEE Tel: +852 2788 5704
14-15 & 19-21 March 2024 ClassApply Now


This is an (ISC)2 official training of Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) 2023 version.

The course content has been refreshed based on the latest new  CISSP exam outline to address information security trends:

    • Cyber crimes, risks, ransomware, vulnerability management, threat intelligence, UEBA.
    • Cloud: cloud access security broker, microservices, containers.
    • Identity and access management: risk-based access control, 2FA/MFA, OIDC, Oauth, SSO, JIT, privilege escalation.
    • 5G, AI /machine learning tools.
    • Development: CI/CD, SOAR, software defined security.
    • Supply chain risk management.

Course Introduction and Objectives

CISSP is the most recognised global standard of achievement in the security industry and is found in over 135 countries.  The credential is recognised by government organisations, including

    • Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) in Enhanced Competency Framework on Cybersecurity (2019 Jan)
    • UK National Academic Recognition Information Centre (NARIC) recognised CISSP certification at RQF Level 7 Master degree standard (2020 May)
    • United States DoD 01/8570.01 approved and listed in IAT Level III, IAM Level II, IAM Level III, IASAE I and IASAE II
    • Other countries: Australia –IRAP, Cyber Skills Framework; Japan –NICT; Singapore -NICF; Thailand -ETDA

This Training Course is the official training offered by (ISC)2, with standard content and duration (40 hours) and conducted by experienced authorised trainers of (ISC)2.  The well-designed contents distributed across 8 domains assist participants to gain the latest knowledge pertinent security challenges to make a well thought out decision in security strategy.

Course Content

This content of this course is based on the current CISSP exam outline.  It has been refreshed to reflect the most pertinent issues such as supply chain attack happened in year 2023. It also covers best practices for emerging technologies (5G, IoT, cloud, container), threat intelligence and hunting.

The broad spectrum of topics included in the CISSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK®) ensure its relevancy across all disciplines. Successful candidates are competent in the following eight domains.

Note: Effective May 1, 2023, the CISSP has a new exam outline. The domains and their weights are updated.

Course Benefits

This course will help participants review and refresh their cloud security knowledge and identify areas they need to study for the CISSP exam and features:

    • Official (ISC)2 courseware
    • Taught by an authorised (ISC)2 instructor
    • Student handbook
    • Collaboration with classmates
    • Real-world learning activities and scenarios
    • A certificate of completion


14-15 & 19-21 March 2024, 09:00 – 18:00


1/F, HKPC Building, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese with training materials in English

Course Fee:

Early bird price (on or before 15 February 2024)

    • Staff of Organiser, Member of (ISC)2 or Supporting Organisation: HK$17,200 per person
    • Non-member: HK$18,200 per person

Regular Price

    • Staff of Organiser, Member of (ISC)2 or Supporting Organisation: HK$18,500 per person
    • Non-member: HK$19,500 per person

The application deadline of the training is 22 February 2024. Late submission will NOT be considered.

Target Participant

This course is ideal for experienced security practitioners, managers, and executives interested in proving their knowledge across a wide array of security practices and principles.

Suitable for:

    • Chief Information Security Officer
    • Chief Information Officer
    • Director of Security
    • IT Director/Manager
    • Security Systems Engineer
    • Security Analyst
    • Security Manager
    • Security Auditor
    • Security Architect
    • Security Consultant
    • Network Architect

Certificate of Training

Participants who have attained at least 80% attendance of lecture will be awarded a certificate of completion issued by The International Information System Security Certification Consortium, Inc., (ISC)2.

CISSP Examination Procedures

(ISC)² has introduced Computerised Adaptive Testing (CAT) for all English CISSP exams worldwide. You can visit the computer-based testing partner at www.pearsonvue.com/isc2 to set up your account, schedule your exam and settle payment directly. On your scheduled exam day, you’ll have THREE hours to complete the 100 – 150 exam questions. You must pass the exam with a scaled score of 700 points or greater. For more details, please visit: https://www.isc2.org/exams.

Effective May 1, 2023, the CISSP exam will be based on a new exam outline. The domains and their weights have changed.

If you would like to understand more about the exam, kindly view the link: https://www.isc2.org/Register-for-Exam for your reference.

NITTP Training Grant Application

This course is subject to approval under the New Industrialisation and Technology Training Programme (NITTP) with up to 2/3 course fee reimbursement upon successful applications. For details: https://nittp.vtc.edu.hk.

Companies should submit their NITTP training grant application for their employee(s) via  https://nittp.vtc.edu.hk/rttp/login  at least five weeks before course commencement. Alternatively, application form could be submitted to the Secretariat in person, by post, by fax or by email to nittp@vtc.edu.hk together with supporting documents

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