Cybersecurity Foundation

The Cybersecurity Foundation training course offers an in-depth exploration of core cybersecurity principles and concepts aligned with industry best practices, such as ISO/IEC 27032 and NIST Cybersecurity Framework.

Why should you attend?

As cyber threats continue to increase, organizations worldwide are searching for individuals who thoroughly understand cybersecurity principles and concepts. The PECB Cybersecurity Foundation training course directly responds to this demand, equipping participants with the necessary knowledge to actively contribute to implementing and managing robust cybersecurity programs.

The PECB Cybersecurity Foundation training course covers fundamental concepts related to cybersecurity program implementation, attack mechanisms, threat mitigation measures, risk management, incident response best practices, and information sharing and coordination policies and procedures. By acquiring a comprehensive understanding of these aspects, participants will gain the required competencies to participate in cybersecurity management projects effectively.


Who should attend?

This training course is intended for:

  • Managers and consultants seeking to expand their cybersecurity knowledge
  • Professionals aiming to familiarize themselves with best practices in cybersecurity management
  • Individuals responsible for carrying out cybersecurity activities within their organization
  • Individuals interested in pursuing a career in cybersecurity



There are no prerequisites for attending this course


Learning objectives

Upon successfully completing the training course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the fundamental cybersecurity concepts and principles
  • Identify the main standards and frameworks for cybersecurity, such as ISO/IEC 27032 and NIST Cybersecurity Framework
  • Explain approaches, methods, and techniques for ensuring cybersecurity


Educational approach

  • The training course includes diverse educational content, including practical exercises, multiple-choice quizzes, and illustrative demonstrations of cybersecurity best practices.
  • Participants are strongly encouraged to interact with one another, exchange ideas, and actively participate in discussions.
  • The quiz structure within the course closely mirrors that of the certificate exam, ensuring participants are well-prepared for the exam.



The “PECB Cybersecurity Foundation” exam fully meets all the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Program (ECP). It covers the following competency domains:

Domain 1: Fundamental cybersecurity principles and concepts

Domain 2: Cybersecurity program

General information

  • Certificate and examination fees are included in the price of the training course.
  • Participants will receive comprehensive training materials, compromising more than 200 pages of content, including practical examples, exercises, and quizzes.
  • An attestation of course completion worth 14 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued to participants who have attended the training course.
  • Candidates who complete the training but do not pass the exam can retake the exam at no additional cost within a 12-month period from the initial exam date. 

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