Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)

Become a cloud security expert with CCSP, a globally recognised certification that helps you to advance your career in Cloud security. 

Course overview

Why choose the Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) course?

The Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) course is the perfect way to advance your career and strengthen your cloud security credentials. With this globally recognised certification, you'll gain a comprehensive understanding of advanced cloud security skills and practice.  

Demonstrate your advanced technical expertise in designing, managing, and securing cloud data, applications, and infrastructure, which this market leading certificate. 

What you'll learn

  • Topics
    Cloud Computing Concepts & Reference Architectures 
    Cloud Security Concepts & Design Principles 
    Cloud Data Security 
    Cloud Infrastructure & Platform Components 
    Data Center Design & Risk Analysis 
    Planning & Implementing Security Controls 
    Cloud Business Continuity Planning 
    Application Security Awareness & Life Cycles 
    Software Assurance & Validation 
    Identity & Access Management Solutions 
    Build & Implement a Physical & Logical Cloud Infrastructure 
    Operate & Maintain Physical & Logical Cloud Infrastructure 
    Operational Controls & Standards 
    Manage Security Operations 
    Legal Requirements, Privacy Issues, & Risk Management in the Cloud 
    Cloud Audits, Methodologies, & Contracts 
How you'll be assessed

The Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) exam assesses your knowledge and skills in cloud security. The exam comprises 150 multiple choice questions and is 4 hours long. These questions are strategically designed to test your expertise in the six essential domains of cloud security, which are extensively covered in the comprehensive CCSP course. 


On successfully passing the Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) exam, you’ll be awarded your certification. This is a digital certificate. 

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Course Guide

The key facts about your online training.


Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)

Study time

30 guided learning hours


Up to 4-hour exam (included), 150 questions. 


Internet access and email


No formal prerequisites

Ideal for

This course is ideal for experienced IT security professionals. 



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What's Included

Professional development that works around you.

  • What's included
    12 months unlimited access
    Award winning StudentCare™ team
    Interactive practice labs
    Online support
    Test prep
    Career Services
    Global community of peers 
    eBooks, Video Lessons and Practice Exams

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Our courses are delivered by experts in their respective fields, and you can expect tailored support throughout your studies.

You'll come away with a widely respected, globally recognised qualification which will help you advance your cloud career.

Why become a Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)?

Become a Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) and get industry recognition for your cloud security skills globally. This widely respected certification from CSA and (ISC)² enables you to showcase your expertise in information security management and ability to mitigate cybersecurity risks. The certification ensures you stay current with industry standards and best practices and your knowledge remains relevant and up to date. 

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