COBIT 5 Foundation Course 


Course Description

COBIT 5 is the only business framework for the governance and management of enterprise IT. Launched in April 2012, COBIT 5 helps maximize the value of information by incorporating the latest thinking in enterprise governance and management techniques, and provides globally accepted principles, practices, analytical tools and models to help increase the trust in, and value from, information systems.

Learn the importance of an effective framework to enable business value. Delve into the elements of ISACA’s evolutionary framework to understand how COBIT 5 covers the business end-to-end and helps you effectively govern and manage enterprise IT. Developed for anyone interested in obtaining foundation-level knowledge of COBIT, the course explains the COBIT framework and supporting materials in a logical and example-driven approach.

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Prerequisites: None
Available Through: Accredited Training Organization (ATO) or Accredited Trainer
ISACA’s Training and Educational Programs Including: On-site training | Conferences | Training Weeks
Recommended Length: 3 days
Target Audience: IT auditors, IT managers, IT quality professionals, IT leadership, IT developers, process practitioners, managers in IT service providing firms and university students

At the conclusion of this course, attendees will understand

  • How IT management issues are affecting organizations
  • The need for an effective framework to govern and manage enterprise IT
  • How COBIT meets the requirement for an IT governance framework
  • How COBIT is used with other standards and best practices
  • The functions that COBIT provides and the benefits of using COBIT
  • The COBIT Framework and all the components of COBIT
  • How to apply COBIT in a practical situation

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COBIT 5 Foundation Exam

ISACA offers professionals the opportunity to demonstrate their knowledge by taking an exam and earning a certificate.

The COBIT 5 Foundation Course helps candidates successfully prepare for the COBIT 5 Foundation Exam however candidates are not required to take the course as a prerequisite.

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