Axelos Resilia Foundation (MC-RSF)

This course introduces risk management frameworks and cyber resillience standards to business, IT, Security, Risk and Compliance professionals.

Type

Certified Training Course

Level

Introduction

Cost

R 4 900 p.p. (Excl VAT)

SATV Redeemable 

N/A

Delivery Method

Classroom-based, Instructor-led with emphasis on hands-on exercises.

Duration

3 days

Start time: 09:00 (Registration will commence at 08:30 on the first day)

Prerequisites

None. A background in information security or service management would be an advantage. 

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, you should be able to know the following:

  • The purpose, benefits, and key terms of cyber resilience. 
  • Risk management and the key activities needed to address risks and opportunities. 
  • The purpose of a management system and how best practices and standards can contribute. 
  • Cyber resilience strategy, the associated control objectives, and their interactions with ITSM activities. 
  • Cyber resilience design, the associated control objectives and their interactions with ITSM activities. 
  • Cyber resilience transition, the associated control objectives, and their interactions with ITSM activities. 
  • Cyber resilience operation, the associated control objectives, and their interactions with ITSM activities. 
  • Cyber resilience continual improvement, the associated control objectives, and their interactions with ITSM activities. 
  • The purpose and benefits of segregation of duties and dual controls. 

 

Exam & Certifications

Completion of this course satisfies the prerequisite for taking the Resilia Foundation Exam. Succesfully passin this exam will result in the attainment of the Resilia Foundation Certification.

  • Syllabus scope: understand and recognize RESILIA™: Cyber Resilience Best Practice 
  •  Bloom’s level: 1-2 
  •  Format: Multiple Choice 
  •  Number of questions: 50 
  •  Duration: 100 minutes 
  •  Exam Format: closed book exam

 

Course Topics

1. Introduction to Cyber Resilience

  • What is Cyber Resilience?
  • Defining Cyber Resilience
  • Balancing in Cyber Resilience
  • Characteristics of Cyber Resilience

2. Risk Management

  • Understanding Risk Management: Discussion
  • Defining Risk Management
  • Addressing Risks and Opportunities

3. Managing Cyber Resilience

  • Why and What of Management Systems?
  • Management Systems
  • Common Management Standards and Frameworks

4. Cyber Resilience Strategy

  • What is Strategy?
  • Cyber Resilience Strategy and Activities
  • Security Controls at Cyber Resilience Strategy
  • Interaction Between ITSM Processes and Cyber Resilience

5. Cyber Resilience Design

  • Why Cyber Resilience Design?
  • Cyber Resilience Design Activities
  • Security Controls at Cyber Resilience Design
  • Aligning ITSM Processes with Cyber Resilience Processes

6. Cyber Resilience Transition

  • Why Cyber Resilience Transition?
  • Basics of Cyber Resilience Transition
  • Cyber Resilience Transition: Controls
  • Interaction Between ITSM Processes and Cyber Resilience

7. Cyber Resilience Operation

  • The Purpose of Cyber Resilience Operation
  • Security Controls in Cyber Resilience Operation
  • Interaction Between IT Processes and Cyber Resilience
  • Interaction Between ITSM Functions and Cyber Resilience

8. Cyber Resilience Continual Improvement

  • Continual or Continuous Improvement
  • Maturity Models
  • Continual Improvement Controls
  • The Seven-Step Improvement Process
  • The ITIL CSI Approach

9. Cyber Resilience Roles & responsibilities

  • Segregating Duties
  • Dual Controls

10. Exam Preparation Guide

  • Module Learning Objectives
  • Topics Covered in This Module
  • Qualification Learning Objectives
  • Learning Level of the Syllabus
  • Certification
  • Exam Instructions
  • Tips for Taking Exam