Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

Wissenhive’s CISM Certification helps pupils in adequating the understanding and knowledge of the IT Security Techniques by covering end-to-end aspects of governance and security. CISM can evaluate and reconstruct the current state of information security successfully and assist with the effective solution in managing and governing the IT security professionals team.

4.5 (423) 533 Learner

Course Features
  • Lifetime Training Access
  • Study Guides
  • Course Completion certificate
  • 24/7 Support
  • ISACA Accredited Instructors


PMP Certification Course is professionally designed for experts who are willing to acquire the requisite skills for designing, deploying, and managing security architecture for the organization. CISM certified are globally recognized professionals in IT security as it validates the experience and learning of pupils required for creating a robust data security program.

What you will learn

  • Learn ensuring the security and safety of enterprise IT
  • Set strategic IT Security goals and security incident management
  • Managing risk factors
  • Designing Security Architecture
  • ​Maintaining operational eminence by effectively utilizing the security frameworks, tools, and processes
  • ​Abide by the laws and regulations of IT Security
  • Information Security Governance


International industry expertise at your disposal as you deep-dive into the research topic and sector of your choice.

Career Options

The Certified Information Security Manager certification is an Information Security credential that is offered by ISACA and focuses on teaching the relevant managerial skills related to IT security. The certification is intended for professionals who specifically want to focus on the managerial aspect of information security, without necessarily diving into the complicated inner workings of different information security concepts.

Job Roles

Annual Salary

Top Recruiters

Annual Salary

Annual Salary

Top Recruiters

Top Recruiters

Annual Salary

Annual Salary

Top Recruiters

Top Recruiters

Annual Salary

Annual Salary

Top Recruiters

Top Recruiters

Annual Salary

Annual Salary

Top Recruiters

Top Recruiters

Annual Salary

Annual Salary

Top Recruiters

Top Recruiters

Course Content

Introduction to the CISM (5 Lectures)


Topic A: Defining the CISM

What is the CISM Anyway?

The Role of a CISM

Structure of the CISM

IT Governance (10 Lectures)

IT Governance

What is IT Governance?

Objectives of IT Governance

Tasks & Responsibilities for the ISM

Task vs. Knowledge Statements

Working with IT Governance

Outcomes of Security Governance

Effective Governance

Roles & Responsibilities of Senior Management

Risk Management

Information Risk Management (3 Lectures)

Information Risk Management

What is Risk Management

Examining Risk Management

Security Program Management and Development (3 Lectures)

Security Program Management and Development

What is a Security Program?

Developing a Security Program

Incident Management and Response (3 Lectures)

Incident Management and Response

Purpose of Incident Handling

Components of Incident Management

Course Details

Wissenhive’s CISM Certification course will allow individuals to enhance their skills and gain advanced knowledge. 

  • In-depth understanding, designing, and defining a security architecture for the IT operations in the organization
  • Work knowledge development of the 4 prescribed domains by ISACA.
  • Demonstrating a deep knowledge of the relationship between broader business objectives/goals and information security programs.
  • Alignment of business goals with IT security and safety of the organization
  • Focusing on the integrity of enterprise systems and IT compliance to establish a secured IT framework of the enterprise
  • Become experienced in the management and development of an information security program and generating value for the organization. 
  • Gaining relevant skills and knowledge to clear the CISM exam by ISACA. 

Who should take this course?

The CISM certification is ideal for IT professionals who are already working or want to make a career as a senior or professional in 

  • Security Consultants
  • Security Managers
  • IT Directors 
  • IT Managers
  • Information security managers
  • IT consultants
  • Security Auditors
  • Security Architects
  • Security system engineers
  • CISOs
  • Risk officers


There are prerequisites for the CISM certification course; Wissenhive recommends at least having one of the following:

  • A completed application must be submitted from the date of initially passing the examination within 5 years
  • Experience must be verified independently with employers
  • This experience must have been gained within five years of passing the examination or within the 10 years preceding the application date for CISM certification.
  • 3 years of the 5 years of work experience
  • Work experience must be gained in 3 of the 4 CISM domains.

Enquire Now

Training Options


Exam & Certification

Exam format:

  • Duration: 4 Hours
  • Number of questions: 150
  • Question format: Multiple Choice
  • Passing marks: 450 out of 800
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

Frequently Asked Questions

Upgrade Your Skills with Our Advanced Courses

Speak with

Our Advisor

Mail Us


Contact Us

Drop a query