CISM Certification SingaporeThe Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) course is a four-day training program providing an intensive learning schedule for working professionals based in Singapore. With the CISM course in Singapore, students can then properly acquire the necessary skills and knowledge expected of proficient information security managers.

In the process, the course provides outstanding preparation for the CISM exam. Regardless of whether one is preparing to take the CISM exam, obtaining the CISM certification by undergoing the training course remains a powerful way to equip oneself with insider knowledge of the five core competencies required of all established information security managers.

Some of the core topics featured in the CISM course syllabus include:


  • CISM Certification Prerequisites
  • Examination information
  • CISM Certification Application
  • CISM Certification Maintenance and Renewal

Domain 1 : Information Security Governance

  • Intro and Benefits of Information Security Governance
  • Components of Governance Framework
  • Roles & Responsibilities
  • Information Security Metrics
  • Information Security Strategy Frameworks
  • Information Security Implementation Program Frameworks


Domain 2 : Information Risk Management and Compliance

  • Topics
  • Introduction
  • Information Asset Classification and Protection
  • Roles & Responsibilities
  • Introduction to Risk Management
  • Risk Management Process
  • Risk Identification
  • Risk Treatment
  • Controls
  • Risk Monitoring and Analysis
  • HR Risk
  • Risk Reporting


Domain 3 : Information Security Programme Development and Management

  • Introduction
  • Outcomes
  • IS Program
  • Framework Components
  • IS Program Roadmap
  • Information Security Infrastructure and Architecture
  • Security Program Management Administration
  • Services and Operational Activities
  • Controls
  • Review and Audit


Domain 4 : Information Security Incident Management

  • Introduction
  • Objectives
  • Incident Management Procedures
  • Developing Incident Response Plan
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Content of the Incident Response Plan
  • Disaster Recovery Procedures and Business Continuity


Examination Preparation and Techniques

  • Administration
  • Techniques
  • Tips and Hints
  • FAQ

The CISM course in Singapore is designed for existing Information Security professionals who have at least a minimum of three to five years’ worth of experience in the relevant fields. IT professionals with duties and responsibilities similar to those of Information Security Managers will also benefit from taking this training programme.

The prerequisite for the CISM certification in Singapore involves providing authenticated proof of a minimum of five years of professional experience in information security. Additionally, you need a minimum of three years of managerial experience in information security, specifically in three or more of the areas outlined in the job practice analysis.

Experience Substitutions
The specified amount of information security work experience can be fulfilled by possessing the mentioned security-related certifications and experience in managing information systems.

Two Years:

  • Post-graduate degree in information security or a related field (e.g., business administration, information systems, information assurance)
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) in good standing
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) in good standing

One Year:

  • One full year of general security management experience
  • One full year of information systems management experience
  • Skill-based security certifications (e.g., Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), CompTIA Security +, ESL IT Security Manager, SANS Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC), Disaster Recovery Institute Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP))
  • Completion of an information security management program at an institution aligned with the Model Curriculum

Experience substitutions will not fulfil any part of the 3-year requirement for work experience in information security management.

Exception: Two years as a full-time university instructor teaching the management of information security can be substituted for every 1 year of information security experience.



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Duration: 4 Days

Course Fee


CISM Course Fee w/o GST $1750.00
CISM Course Fee w. GST (9% effective 1st Jan 2024) $1,907.50
SME (Company Sponsored) – All Singaporean and Permanent Resident Employee $682.50
Individuals who are 40 years old and above and hold Singaporean citizenship $682.50
Singapore Citizens below 40 years old and Permanent Residents 1,032.50

Exam Fee

  • Exam Voucher is non-inclusive and optional. Please contact us for more info.
Skillsfuture Credit

Courses funded by WSG-SSG are eligible for SkillsFuture Credit. Singaporeans aged 25 and above can utilise their SkillsFuture Credit for enrolling in these courses.

Post-Secondary Education Account (PSEA)

Singaporeans who are under 31 years old are eligible to use their PSEA account for the specified course.
Additionally, participants have the option to utilise their sibling’s PSEA account balance if their own account does not have sufficient funds.

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