COBIT®

COBIT 2019 Foundation

Over the years, best-practice frameworks have been developed and promoted to assist in the process of understanding, designing and implementing enterprise governance of IT (EGIT). COBIT 2019 builds on and integrates more than 25 years of development in this field, not only incorporating new insights from science, but also operationalizing these insights as practice.

Learners will dive into the heart and structure of the of the COBIT framework, including:

  • New framework introduction
  • Key concepts and terminology
  • Governance and Framework Principles
  • Governance system and components
  • Governance and management objectives
  • Performance management
  • Designing a tailored governance system

From its foundation in the IT audit community, COBIT has developed into a broader and more comprehensive information and technology (I&T) governance and management framework and continues to establish itself as a generally accepted framework for I&T governance.

Why take this COBIT 2019 Foundation training?

In this interactive course, you will learn about the need for an IT governance framework and how COBIT addresses this need by providing the latest insights into enterprise-wide governance of IT. Using a logical and example-driven approach, you will cover the elements and supporting materials of the COBIT framework. Obtaining the COBIT 2019 Foundation certification will show that you have sufficient knowledge and understanding of the COBIT 2019 guidance to be able to:

  • Recognize the context, benefits and key reasons COBIT is used as an information and technology governance framework.
  • Explain the key attributes of the COBIT framework
  • Key attributes
  • Product family
  • Alignment with industry frameworks
  • Compare the COBIT principles for governance system framework.
  • Describe the components of a governance system:
  • Governance and management objectives (see 5 below)
  • Components of the governance system
  • Focus areas
  • Design factors
  • Goals cascade
  • Describe the elements of governance and management objectives.
  • Differentiate COBIT based performance management using maturity and capability perspectives.
  • Discover how to design a tailored governance system using COBIT.
  • Explain the key points of the COBIT business case.
  • Describe the relationships between the COBIT Design and Implementation Guides.
  • Prepare for the COBIT 2019 Foundation exam

Who should attend?

Any stakeholder with responsibilities for the governance and management of enterprise information and technology.

COBIT 2019 Foundation certification

After successful completion of the exam, students will receive the APMG COBIT® 2019 Foundation certification.

COBIT 5 Assessor training?

COBIT® 5 is the latest edition of ISACA’s globally accepted framework. It provides an end-to-end business view of the governance of enterprise IT, reflecting the central role of information and technology in creating value for enterprises of all sizes. The principles, practices, analytical tools and models found in COBIT 5 embody thought leadership and guidance from business, IT and governance experts around the world.​ This COBIT 5 Assessor training provides guidance to executives and those charged with making decisions concerning the use of technology in support of organizational objectives. COBIT 5 helps business leaders address the needs of all stakeholders across the enterprise and ultimately maximize the value from information and technology.​​

Why take this COBIT 5 Assessor training?

The COBIT5 Assessor training provides methods to help guide implementation activities and is supported by several case studies. You will learn how to perform a process assessment and how to analyze the results to provide a clear determination of process capability. You will also learn how these results can be used for process improvement, measuring the achievement of current or projected business goals, benchmarking, consistent reporting and organizational compliance ultimately driving value to the business. An interactive approach is used combining lecture, discussion and case study experience to prepare participants for the COBIT 5 Assessor certification exam as well as providing valuable conceptual knowledge that can be applied in the workplace.

What you will learn

  • How to perform a process capability assessment using the Assessor Guide: using COBIT 5.
  • How to apply the Process Assessment Model (the PAM) in performing a process capability assessment.
  • How to identify and assess the roles and responsibilities in the process capability assessment process.
  • How to perform and assess the 7 steps outlined in the Assessor Guide.
  • How to use the self-assessment guide.

Course Material

Students will receive a COBIT 5 Assessor classroom workbook containing all of the presentation materials, course notes, case study and sample exams. Participants may reference “COBIT 5 Assessor Guide: Using COBIT 5” and “COBIT Process Assessment Model (PAM): Using COBIT 5”, which can be purchased from the ISACA Web site, www.isaca.org.

Prerequisites

Successful completion of the COBIT 5 Foundation Exam.

Who should attend?

Senior IT Management, IT Auditors, IT Managers, IT Quality Professionals, IT Process Owners & Process Managers

COBIT 5 Assessor certification

​After successful completion of the exam, students wil receive the COBIT 5 Assessor certificate, and now meet one of the eligibility requirements to become a COBIT 5 Certified Assessor. This is a certification scheme from ISACA that demonstrates an individual has the knowledge experience and skills that make them a valuable asset to any organization.

COBIT® 5 Implementation

COBIT 5 is the latest edition of ISACA’s globally accepted framework. It provides an end-to-end business view of the governance of enterprise IT, reflecting the central role of information and technology in creating value for enterprises of all sizes. This COBIT 5  Implementation training provides guidance to executives and those charged with making decisions concerning the use of technology in support of organizational objectives. COBIT 5 helps business leaders address the needs of all stakeholders across the enterprise and ultimately maximize the value from information and technology.

Why take this COBIT 5 Implementation training?

Get a practical understanding of how to apply COBIT 5 to specific business problems, pain points, trigger events and risk scenarios within the organization. Learn how to effectively implement and apply COBIT 5 into your enterprise or how you can integrate components into client initiatives. Attendees will walk away with an appreciation of how to effectively use COBIT 5 for different organizational and or client scenarios.

What you will learn

On successful completion of this COBIT 5 Implementation training, students will be able to apply the COBIT 5 good practice continual improvement lifecycle approach to GEIT, tailored to suit the needs of a specific enterprise. In particular:

  • How to analyze enterprise drivers
  • Implementation challenges, root causes and success factors
  • How to determine and assess current process capability
  • How to scope and plan improvements
  • Potential implementation pitfalls
  • The latest good practices.

Who should attend?

Senior IT Management, Seniors Business Managers, IT Auditors, IT Managers, IT Quality Professionals, IT Process Owners & Process Managers

Prerequisites

COBIT® 5 Foundation certificate.

COBIT 5 Implementation certification

​After successful completion of the exam, students will receive the APMG COBIT 5 Implementation certification.

COBIT® 2019 Bridge training

Effective governance over information and technology is critical to business success, and this new release further cements COBIT’s continuing role as an important driver of innovation and business transformation.

Why take this COBIT® 2019 Bridge training?

COBIT 2019 is an evolution of the previous version, COBIT 5, building on its solid foundation by adding the latest developments affecting enterprise information and technology. But that’s not the whole story. In addition to the updated framework, COBIT now offers more implementation resources, practical guidance and insights, as well as comprehensive training opportunities. COBIT 2019 helps enterprises govern information and technology regardless of where it lives. This training and certification program is the express route for COBIT 5 Foundation certificate holder to become a COBIT 2019 certified professional. Student will gain the COBIT 2019 Foundation certificate by passing the COBIT 2019 Bridge exam. Bridge training and study contents cut out the bulk of elements you are already familiar with having studied for COBIT 5 Foundation. Training for the Bridge exam means you only have to study the new elements to the latest COBIT framework.

Course Objectives

  • The comparisons between the COBIT 5 and COBIT 2019 frameworks
  • The updated COBIT principles for establishing an effective governance system framework:
  • Governance and management objectives
  • Components of the governance system
  • Focus areas & Design factors
  • The updated COBIT goals cascade and how it compares with COBIT 5
  • Designing a tailored governance system for an organization using COBIT
  • The key points of the COBIT business case
  • How COBIT aligns with other applicable frameworks, standards and bodies of knowledge

Course Student Material

Students will receive a COBIT 2019 Bridge classroom workbook containing all of the presentation materials, course notes, exercises and sample exams.

Concepts Covered

  1. Framework introduction
    2. Principles
    3. Governance Systems and Components
    4. Governance and Management Objectives
    5. Performance Management
    6. Designing a Tailored Governance System
    7. The COBIT Business Case
    8. Implementing Enterprise Governance Over IT

Target Audience

Any stakeholder with responsibilities for the governance and management of enterprise information and technology.

Pre requisites

The COBIT 5 Foundation certificate – issued by the ISACA-approved Accreditation Bodies, APMG and PeopleCert.

About the Examination

Multiple Choice format, 20 questions. Pass rate is 75% (15/20 questions) 40 minutes. Upon successfully achieving the COBIT
2019 Foundation certificate, the student will be recognized with 7 Professional Development Units (PDU’S).