CyberSecurity Nexus (CSX) Fundamentals Workshop

Starts:  Apr 27, 2019 8:30 AM (ET)
Ends:  Apr 28, 2019 4:30 PM (ET)
​The ISACA Central Maryland Chapter is sponsoring a pre-exam Cybersecurity Nexus (CSX) Fundamentals Training Workshop (2 day training session) on April 27 -28, 2019 from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm with an accredited CSXF trainer (includes free study guide, meals, and 2 full days instruction on exam for $50.00).

***This training opportunity is open to everyone***

  • Special Offer for Full-Time Students: Students that attend this workshop can also attend one future ISACA Central Maryland Chapter (CMC) monthly 3 CPE training session for free ($20.00 value). (Valid for 1 year after attending the workshop.

Earn 16 CPE credits

The Cybersecurity Nexus (CSX) Fundamentals Workshop Description:

Level: Beginner

Capacity: Up to 40

Target Audience:
  • 0 to 3 years cybersecurity experience;
  • Audit, risk, compliance, information security, governance and legal professionals with a familiarity of basic information technology (IT)/ information security (IS) concepts, who are either new to cybersecurity, interested in entering the field of cybersecurity, and/or who are interested in the ISACA CSX Fundamentals Certificate; and
  • This course would be appropriate for current full-time senior college students.
Cybersecurity is a growing and rapidly changing field, and it is crucial that the central concepts that frame and define this increasingly pervasive field are understood by professionals who are involved and concerned with the security implications of IT. The CSX Fundamentals Course is designed for this purpose, as well as to provide insight into the importance of cybersecurity, and the integral role of cybersecurity professionals. Designed as a foundational course, it will also prepare learners for the CSX Fundamentals Exam.

Workshop Agenda Overview:
  • Cybersecurity Introduction & Overview
  • Cybersecurity Concepts
  • Security Architecture Principles
  • Security of Networks, Systems, Applications and Data
  • Incident Response
  • Security Implications & Adoption of Evolving Technology

Attendance at this course will not guarantee passage of any ISACA offered certification.

Instructor: Lei Zhao, CISA, CSXF, CSXF Trainer, ISACA International

Location: Bowie State University at 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715-9465 in Building # 2, Martin Luther King Jr. Communication Arts Center, Room 102 (Campus Map). Free parking will be provided. 

$50.00 - Current college seniors
- Members and Non-Members

(The total cost per seat for the two days includes training material and meals.)

Cancellations: Please note that space is limited and registrations will be filled on a first come, first served basis. Refunds will not be given after March 31, although attendance is transferable.  ISACA Central Maryland Chapter reserves the right to cancel this event if there is insufficient participation or due to inclement weather.  Participants will be notified in the event that the workshop has been cancelled.

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Bowie State University
14000 Jericho Park Road
Building # 2, Martin Luther King Jr. Communication Arts Center, Room 102
Bowie, MD 20715-9465


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