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This course provides an introduction to COBIT 5, ISACA’s new governance framework. You will learn about the key reasons ISACA created the framework, the five basic principles, the seven governance and management enablers, and updated goals cascade in COBIT 5. You also gain an understanding of how to implement COBIT 5 and use the new COBIT Assessment Program.

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Video Title
Length
00: Introduction to COBIT® 5 - Course Introduction
8 min
01: Key Features of COBIT 5
17 min
02: What’s New in COBIT 5
23 min
Quiz: COBIT 5 Overview
03: COBIT 5 Principle #1 and 2
17 min
04: Principle #3, 4
14 min
Quiz: COBIT 5 Enablers
05: Principle #4 Enabler Dimensions & Principle 5
21 min
06: Implementing COBIT
11 min
Quiz: COBIT 5 Implementation
07: Pain Points and Challenges
13 min
08: COBIT Assessment Program
10 min
09: Process Assessment
21 min
Quiz: COBIT 5 Levels and Ratings
Course Survey
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Module 00: Introduction to COBIT® 5 - Course Introduction

Module 01: Key Features of COBIT 5 

  • Evolution
  • Business Benefits
  • Drivers
  • Format

Module 02: What’s New in COBIT 5 

  • Key Areas of Change
  • New and Modified Processes
  • Revised Goals Cascade
  • Improved RACI Charts
  • COBIT Assessment
  • Quiz: COBIT 5 Overview

Module 03: COBIT 5 Principle #1 and 2

  • Meeting Stakeholder Needs
  • Internal and External Stakeholders
  • Using the Goals Cascade
  • Covering the business end-to-end

Module 04: Principle #3, 4 

  • Applying a single integrated Framework
  • Enabling a holistic Approach
  • Introducing COBIT 5 Enablers
  • Quiz: COBIT 5 Enablers

Module 05: Principle #4 Enabler Dimensions & Principle 5 

  • The Enabler Dimensions
  • Enabling  a Holistic Approach
  • Reviewing enablers and their dimensions
  • Creating and Maintaining Enablers
  • Separating Governance from Management

Module 06: Implementing COBIT

  • Creating the Necessary Environment for change
  • The Life Cycle Approach
  • The stages of the life cycle
  • Quiz: COBIT 5 Implementation

Module 07: Pain Points and Challenges

  • Identifying pain points and triggers
  • Identifying drivers
  • Gaining consensus
  • Obtaining quick hits
  • Doing too much or wrong priority

Module 08: COBIT Assessment Program 

  • The elements of the assessment program
  • Types of assessments
  • Benefits of using the model
  • Roles and classes of assessment
  • Assessment model dimensions

Module 09: Process Assessment 

  • The Process Assessment diagram
  • Levels and attributes
  • Rating scales
  • Assessment steps
  • Quiz: COBIT 5 Levels and Ratings
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COBIT is a set of best practices that was developed in 1996 by ISACA (Information Systems Audit & Control Association) and IT Governace Institute to ensure successful Information Technology Management.  COBIT 5 is the latest edition of this standard.  In this APMG Certified course you will learn how COBIT 5 helps business to govern and manage IT enterprises effectively while preparing to take the COBIT 5 Foundation Exam.

 
The goal of the COBIT 5 standard is to provide guidance to executives and those charged with making decisions concerning the use of technology in support of organizational objectives. The standard assists business leaders address the needs of all stakeholders across the enterprise in order to get the most value from information and technology.  It is designed for assurance, security, risk, privacy and compliance professionals or business leaders and stakeholders who are involved in or affected by governance and management of information and information systems. 
 
Obtaining the Foundation qualification will show that you have sufficient knowledge and understanding of the COBIT 5 guidance to be able to:
  • Understand the governance and management of enterprise IT
  • Create awareness with your business executives and senior IT management
  • Assess the current state of enterprise IT in your department or organization
  • Scope which aspects of COBIT 5 would be appropriate to implement
Benefits for individuals include:
  • Understanding of business requirements, mission objectives and their priorities
  • Understanding relationship of business systems and their associated risk appetite
  • Ability to make informed decisions to reduce information security incidents
  • Understanding of all compliance requirements for each business unit
  • Deliver this understanding and risk awareness to improve prevention, detection and recovery within an organization and provide tools to their organizations to maintain high quality information to support business decisions
  • Understand COBIT approach to governance and its relationship with other IT best practices
Benefits for Organizations include:
  • Achieve strategic goals and realize business benefits through the effective and innovative use of IT.
  • Support compliance with relevant laws, regulations, contractual agreements and policies and gain competitive edge over other organizations
  • Reduce complexity and increase cost-effectiveness due to improved and easier integration of information security standards, good practices and/or sector-specific guidelines resulting in operational excellence through reliable, efficient application of technology
  • Improved integration of information security in the enterprise, resulting in increased user satisfaction with information security arrangements and outcomes
  • Understanding of responsibilities and roles in cybersecurity within the organization
  • Better understanding of current cybersecurity posture and risks to the organization
  • Understanding of actions required to close gaps between current cybersecurity posture and target state
 
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Video Title
Length
00: COBIT 5 Foundation - Video Training Course Introduction
13 min
01: COBIT 5 Overview
23 min
02: COBIT 5 Architecture and Framework
22 min
Quiz: COBIT 5 Foundations Overview
03: COBIT 5 Foundation Principles Part 1
21 min
04: Principles #2 and 3
17 min
05: Principles #4 and 5
20 min
Quiz: Foundation Principles
06: Exercise and Discussion: COBIT Goals Cascade Mapping
12 min
07: COBIT 5 Foundation Enabler #1: Principles, Policies and Frameworks
20 min
Quiz: Goals Cascade
08: Enabler #2: Processes
23 min
09: Enabler #3 and 4
19 min
10: Enabler #5, 6 and 7
21 min
Quiz: Enablers
11: COBIT 5 Foundation Implementation Phase #1
23 min
12: COBIT 5 Foundation Implementation Phases #2 through 7
25 min
Quiz: Implementation Phases
13: The Differences between COBIT 4 and 5
26 min
14: Process Assessment Overview
21 min
Quiz: Process Assessment Overview
15: Process Reference Model Walkthrough
21 min
16: Process Assessment Model Part 1
19 min
17: Process Assessment Model Part 2
20 min
Quiz: Elements of Process Assessment
18: Exam Process and Sample Exam Questions and Review
14 min
19: Sample Exam Questions and Review
11 min
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Module 00: COBIT 5 Foundation - Video Training Course Introduction 

Module 01: COBIT 5 Overview 

  • Reason for Development
  • History of COBIT
  • Drivers for Developing the Framework

Module 02: COBIT 5 Architecture and Framework 

  • Benefits of Using COBIT 5
  • COBIT 5 Format and Product Architecture
  • COBIT 5 and other Frameworks
  • Quiz: COBIT 5 Foundations Overview

Module 03: COBIT 5 Foundation Principles Part 1 

  • The Objectives of COBIT 5 Foundation Principles
  • High Level of the 5 Principles
  • Principle #1: Meeting Stakeholder Needs
  • Exercise: Examples of Creating Value For Stakeholders

Module 04: Principles #2 and 3 

  • Principle #2: Covering the Enterprise End-to-End
  • Principle #3: Applying a Single Integrated Framework

Module 05: Principles #4 and 5 

  • Principle #4: Enabling a Holistic Approach
  • Principle # 5: Governance and Management Defined
  • Quiz: Foundation Principles

Module 06:  Exercise and Discussion: COBIT Goals Cascade Mapping 

Module 07: COBIT 5 Foundation Enabler #1: Principles, Policies and Frameworks 

  • Purpose
  • Difference Between Policies and Principles
  • Good Practice Requirements
  • Enabler #1
  • Quiz: Goals Cascade

Module 08: Enabler #2: Processes 

  • Definitions
  • The Process Model
  • Process Example Walkthrough

Module 09: Enabler #3 and 4 

  • Enabler #3: Organizational Structures
  • Enabler #4: Culture, Ethics and Behavior

Module 10: Enabler #5, 6 and 7 

  • Enabler #5: Information
  • Enabler #6: Services, Infrastructure and Applications
  • Enabler 7: People, Skills and Competencies
  • Quiz: Enablers

Module 11: COBIT 5 Foundation Implementation Phase #1  

  • Challenges to Success
  • Lifecycle Approach
  • Phase 1 of the Lifecycle

Module 12: COBIT 5 Foundation Implementation Phases #2 through 7 

  • The 7 Phases of the Lifecycle
  • Relationships
  • Making the Business Case
  • Quiz: Implementation Phases

Module 13: The Differences between COBIT 4 and 5

  • New Principles
  • Focus on Enablers
  • New and Modified Processes
  • New Assessment Model

Module 14: Process Assessment Overview 

  • What is Process Assessment
  • Parts of the COBIT Assessment Program
  • The Differences Between Capability and Maturity Assessments
  • Quiz: Process Assessment Overview

Module 15: Process Reference Model Walkthrough 

  • Key Definitions
  • COBIT 5 Reference Model
  • COBIT 4.1 Reference Model

Module 16: Process Assessment Model Part 1 

  • Scope
  • Indicators
  • Capability Levels

Module 17: Process Assessment Model Part 2 

  • Rating Scale
  • The 7 Assessment Steps
  • The Assessment Roles
  • Quiz: Elements of Process Assessment

Module 18: Exam Process and Sample Exam Questions and Review

  • Understanding the exam process
  • Exam questions and grading
  • Taking the exam
  • Using the practice exams

Module 19: Sample Exam Questions and Review

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Barry Lewis

Barry Lewis is President of Cerberus and has over 40 years of experience in information technology, specializing in Information Security for the last 30 years. He was awarded the John Kuyers Best Speaker/Conference Contributor Award in 2008 and is co-author of numerous books, including Teach Yourself Windows 2000 Server in 21 Days and Wireless Networks for Dummies. Barry helped develop the COBIT 5 Process Assessment Guide and is a popular instructor giving COBIT, Governance and Security seminars around the world. 

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