CCSK - Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge

Course Overview

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This program is about CCSK .

CCSK Certificate is considered as the standard of expertise for cloud security and provides you with the foundations you need to secure data in the cloud.


The delegates will learn to apply their knowledge by performing a series of exercises involving a scenario that brings a fictional organisation securely into the cloud. After completing this training, the delegates will be well prepared for the CCSK certification exam, sponsored by Cloud Security Alliance. .

CCSK corporate training and certification oriented remote program aims to upskill you with Cloud Computing Architectural Framework, Governance and Enterprise Risk Management, Electronic and Contracts Discovery, Audit and Compliance Management, Information Management and Data Security, Portability and Interoperability, Business Continuity, Traditional Security, and Disaster Recovery

Currently due to Covid19 outbreak, the course is available remote and however it can also be accessed online via your nearby Prog360 centre based on local availability.

Course Prerequisites

Basic Computer Knowledge.

Course Content

    Introduction and Cloud Architecture

    • Define cloud computing
    • Cloud computing stack components
    • Cloud reference model and security

    Infrastructure Security for Cloud Computing

    • Understand the components of cloud infrastructure
    • Assess security implications of deployment models
    • Advantages and disadvantages of virtual
    • Cloud management plane
    • Different service models security basics

    Managing cloud computing security and risk

    • Risk and governance
    • Legal and compliance
    • Audit
    • Portability and interoperability
    • Incident response

    Data security for cloud

    • Different cloud storage models
    • Security issues for data in cloud
    • Address cloud security and governance
    • Apply lifecycle to use cases
    • Discuss data encryption

    Securing applications and users

    • Application architecture design and operations lifecycle
    • Discuss impact on SDLC
    • Examine application security tools
    • Discuss role of compliance in Cloud

    Cloud Risk assessment

    • Adopt cloud computing
    • Migrate existing apps and systems

    Create and secure a public cloud

    • Understand public IaaS architectures
    • Review EC2 components
    • Launch and connect to your first instance
    • Learn how to secure your instance

    Encrypting an EBS volume

    • Why encrypt
    • Select a method
    • Create and attach Amazon EBS
    • Encrypt and format
    • Understand key management options
    • Understand effects of rebooting
    • Attach encrypted volume to another instance

    Identity and access management

    • Learn how to secure your EC2 with AWS IAM
    • Understand federated identity architectures
    • Implement federated identity for application using OpenID
    • How to apply same principles in an enterprise production environment

    Deploy and secure a Private Cloud

    • Understand private cloud architecture
    • Review OpenStack components
    • Create and connect a compute node
    • Manage OpenStack tenants and IAM
    • Secure OpenStack management plane
    • Investigate hypervisor security
    • Understand security automation

    Selecting Cloud services

    • Enabling security strategy
    • Selecting a cloud provider
    • Security as a service
    • Summary and review

CCSK Certifications

CCSK course delivery involves case studies, examples, discussions and exercises to enhance the learning experience.
At the end of the training the participants will be awarded Course Completion Certificates on CCSK.

Post Course Evaluation

You may chose to enroll for a post course evaluation to analyse your knowledge metrics. The post course evaluation would cover the topics related to the training delivered over the period of the complete session, like:

    • Data Center Operations
    • Incident Response
    • Application Security
    • Key and Encryption Management
    • Entitlement, Identity, and Access Management
    • Virtualization
    • Security as a Service
The topic listed above are only to give you a general idea and the post training evaluation may or may not restrict to these topics. Post successful evaluation attempt the participants would be awarded Evaluation Certificates on CCSK. Upon Completion of this Course you will accomplish following:
    • Cloud Computing Architectural Framework
    • Governance and Enterprise Risk Management
    • Electronic and Contracts Discovery, Audit and Compliance Management
    • Information Management and Data Security

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Upcoming Sessions Near You

Start Date
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Melbourne, Australia
New South Wales, Australia

CCSK Corporate Training

Corporate Training

Prog360 offers on-demand corporate learning and development solutions around CCSK that can be delivered both onsite and remote (based on availability). With Prog360, you can train your employees with our 360 Approach which not only enhance professional skills but also improvise inter-personal development. Please feel free to inquire further. We are open to discuss your requirement to provide you more customized solution specific to your needs. We will evaluate the skillset, analyze the business requirement and post that provide customized training solutions as per your business needs. Our corporate team for CCSK training is based across the globe hence you can reach us nearby your region as well. For general training inquiries you can contact us at

CCSK Consultation


If you have already up-skilled your team and have started implementing CCSK, but are still facing challenges, Prog360 can still help you. Our SMEs can get on a call with you to understand the situation and provide you a plan involving the next steps covering both audit and implementation based on your problem statement. Our corporate team for CCSK consultation is based across the globe hence you can reach us nearby your region as well. For general consultation inquiries you can contact us at . For more nearby inquiries you can reach your nearby team.

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