CGEIT®Boot Camp

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Overview

ISACA’s Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT®) empowers professionals to effectively handle enterprise IT governance while advancing their careers towards the C-suite. A framework agnostic certification, CGEIT® enhances the strategic value you bring to your organization through aligning IT with business strategies, managing IT investments, and striving for excellence and minimal risk.

LearningCert’s CGEIT® Boot Camp aims to prepare you for the CGEIT® certification examination by extensively covering the five practice areas and sharing study and examination strategies. By the end of the course, you will gain the knowledge and skill you need to lead IT governance initiates in your organization.

Learning Objectives

The CGEIT® Boot Camp will prepare you for the certification exam, which covers the following five domain areas:

  • Domain 1 – Framework for the Governance of Enterprise IT 
  • Domain 2 – Strategic Management  
  • Domain 3 – Benefits Realization 
  • Domain 4 – Risk Optimization 
  • Domain 5 – Resource Optimization 

Who Should Attend this Training

  • Professionals with governance-related experience and knowledge 
  • Professionals in management, advisory or assurance roles such as CIOs and IT directors
  • Compliance and information security professionals
  • Senior IT managers
  • Organizational strategic managers
  • Business analysts
  • Project managers

Prerequisites

There are no pre-requisites for the CGEIT certification exam. That said, please refer to the FAQs below for certification prerequisites.

Examination Format

  • 150 multiple choice questions
  • Four (4) hours
  • Passing criteria is 450 points from 800 (scaled results)
  • Closed book

What’s Next?

The CGEIT® certificate is a standalone certification. You can always advance your career and knowledge on the governance of enterprise IT with other certifications.

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Syllabus

  • Strategic planning processes and techniques
  • Strategic plan creation for enterprises and relating to IT
  • Impact of business strategy changes on IT strategies
  • IT and business strategic alignment policies and procedures
  • IT strategic planning documentation and communication

  • Portfolio management principles 
  • IT investment management processes
  • Benefit calculation methods
  • Outcome and performance management methods
  • Value delivery frameworks

  • Risk management frameworks and standards 
  • Risk management application at strategic, portfolio, project, program, and operations levels
  • Relationship of risk management methods to legal and regulator compliance 
  • Relationship of risk management methods to business resiliency 
  • Alignment of IT and enterprise risk management (ERM)
  • IT use-related risks, threats, vulnerabilities, and opportunities
  • Types of business risk, exposures, and threats 
  • Risk tolerance and risk appetite 
  • Key risk indicators and how to establish them
  • Qualitative and quantitative risk assessment methods

  • Techniques on planning IT resources
  • Human resource procurement, assessment, training, and development techniques
  • Outsourcing and offshoring 
  • Recording and monitoring methods for IT resource utilization and availability
  • IT resource performance evaluation and reporting methods 
  • Data management and data governance 

Exam & Certification FAQs

What does the CGEIT® certification exam cover?

The certification exam covers the five main CGEIT® domains below, which are shown with their weights:

    • Domain 1 – Framework for the Governance of Enterprise IT (25%)
    • Domain 2 – Strategic Management (20%)
    • Domain 3 – Benefits Realization (16%)
    • Domain 4 – Risk Optimization (24%)
    • Domain 5 – Resource Optimization (15%)

 

What are the certification pre-requisites?

In addition to passing the exam, you will need to fulfil the requirements listed below to become CGEIT® certified:

    • Demonstrate a minimum of five years of experience in managing, serving in an advisory role, and/or supporting the governance or IT; at least one of these five years should entail the candidate working on the definition, establishment, and management of an IT governance framework
    • Meet the required minimum work experience in the ten years preceding the date for applying for the certification 
    • Adhere to the Code of Professional Ethics
    • Adhere to the Continuing Professional Education (CPE) policy

 

Will my CGEIT® certification expire?

Yes, it will. The CGEIT® certification is valid for only three years. You will need to renew your certification before that to maintain it.

 

How can I maintain my certification?

Certified CGEIT® professionals will need to do the following to maintain their certification:

    • Earn and report a minimum of 20 CPE hours every year, starting from the year after they were certified
    • Earn and report a minimum of 120 CPE hours over the span of three years
    • Pay the annual maintenance fee
    • Comply with the CPE audit if selected

 

When will I receive my exam results?

Certification candidates will be able to view their preliminary results upon completing their examination. Their official scores are communicated within 10 working days.

 

Does everyday work count as CPE hours?

Daily activities will not be accepted as CPE hours unless they are a qualifying professional educational activity such as corporate trainings, seminars, and professional meetings.

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