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SMU Certificate in IT Risk, Governance and Security (IBF Level 1)

TRM Workshop 2

This is the module 2 of the full programme on SMU Professional Certificate in Technology and Operations - (IBF Level 1).  Financial institutions are heavily supported by the IT systems and with increased use of technology, there is increased IT risk and thus the need to have a robust security in place to guard the systems. Participants will get a good understanding of the various risks, threats and vulnerabilities faced by financial institutions and the mitigation actions and governance disciplines that may be incorporated in the Technology and Operations to control and contain possible IT risks and security concerns.

Topics covered include:

•        Introduction to Governance, Risk Management and Regulations

•        Introduction to IT Threats, Vulnerabilities and Risk

Introduction to Governance, Risk Management and Regulations

In this topic, you will learn about the governance principles, risk management concepts and compliance policies and procedures that are typically established by financial institutions applicable to meet the regulatory and internal compliance requirements.

Introduction to IT Threats, Vulnerabilities and Risk

In this topic you will learn about the security threats, vulnerabilities, risks, and laws and regulations to perform reviews, identify gaps and implement controls. It will cover also the enterprise wide risks of financial institutions, and the major risks relating to Technology and Operations functions so as to enhance your awareness of the possible mitigation actions you may consider. 

Case Studies/ Exercises

There will be numerous case studies for you to relate to the concepts and methodologies taught in the course.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Appreciate governance principles, risk management concepts, and compliance requirements relating to the T&O functions
  • Demonstrate understanding of security threats, vulnerabilities, risks, and laws and regulations to perform reviews, identify gaps and implement controls

Who Should Attend

This two-day course is particularly relevant for recent polytechnic/ university graduates, entry level professionals and those in the early stages of their career or looking for a career change to the IT risk and security space. It is also suitable for anyone who wants to gain a basic knowledge of this critical area.

Assessment

There will be an assessment comprising MCQs that will be conducted towards the end of the course module.

Certification

Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a SMU Certificate in IT Risk, Governance and Security (IBF Level 1). This course is one of the five modules accredited under the IBF Standards and stacks up to a full IBF-accredited programme - SMU Professional Certificate in Technology and Operations (IBF Level 1).

Other Information

You may wish to register for Cybersecurity Fundamentals Certificate exam offered by the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) separately. This certificate is aligned with the National Institutes of Standards and Technology (NIST) National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE), which is compatible with global cybersecurity issues, activities and job roles. The certificate is also aligned with the Skills Framework for the Information Age (SFIA). For more information on the certification exam, visit www.isaca.org.

CPE Hours
ISACA members will be eligible for 14 CPE hours by attending this course.

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Date: 29-30 Jun 2017
Duration: 2 Days
Timing: 9am - 5pm
Venue:
Singapore Management University

Course Fee

Normal: S$1,605 (inclusive of GST)

10% group discount for 3 or more participants from the same company for the same course.

At a Glance

  Fee after discount Normal Fee without discount
Fee Payable Upfront  $1,444.50 $1,605
70% IBF-STS Funding  $1,011.15 $1,123.50
Your Actual Investment $433.35 $481.50

The table is illustrated based on 10% discount on total course fee inclusive of GST. Your Actual Investment refers to the net amount you will incur after the 70% funding claim has been received.

FUNDING SUPPORT 

70% funding under IBF-STS available for Singaporeans/SPRs

90% funding available for Singapore Citizens aged 40 years old and above. For details on Funding Support, click here

UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme) -  50% of the unfunded course fee capped at $250 every year. For claims on UTAP and eligibility criteria, click here.


Have a question?

Phone: +65 6828 9577
Email: fita_admin@smu.edu.sg

 

Last updated on 29 May 2017 .