What is CAP?
The Certified Authorization Professional, or CAP certification, is designed to help you demonstrate to employers that you have the skills to advocate for the security risk management of the organization in accordance with legal and regulatory requirements. This allows you to pursue information security authorization as an information security practitioner.
What salary can I expect as a Certified Authorization Professional?
According to Burning Glass Technologies, an analytics software company that provides real-time data on job growth, skills in demand, and labor market trends, a Certified Authorization Professional salary varies based on location and experience level. However, once you have completed the CAP program, on average, you can expect to earn an annual salary of $88,450.
Does this course prepare you for a certification?
Yes, you will be prepared for the (ISC)² CAP – Certified Authorization Professional exam. To sit for the exam, you will need to meet the following requirements:
- At least two years of paid work experience in at least one of the seven domains listed in the (ISC)² CAP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK)
- However, you can become an Associate of (ISC)² by passing the exam without the required work experience.
When can I start this course?
You can register for the boot camp whenever you are ready. Our team will help you select the session that will best fit you.
Can I register for courses if I am an international student?
Yes, ed2go courses are completely online. However, keep in mind that not all certifying bodies or industry-specific certifications are recognized internationally. Please review your country's regulations prior to enrolling in courses that prepare for certification.
How long does it take to complete this course?
The boot camp is 3 days in length. You will have 3 months from the completion of the boot camp to access all boot camp materials.
What kind of support will I receive?
The boot camp instructor will be available during the session to answer any questions. You will also have access to the Infosec Skills platform, where you will be able to create support requests as needed.
What happens when I complete the course?
Upon successful completion of your boot camp session, you will be awarded a certificate of completion from Infosec and the school or organization that you registered through.
Am I guaranteed a job?
ed2go courses will help you gain the skills and knowledge you need to take the next step in your career and stand out to potential employers. However, you should always research the job market in your area before enrolling.
Can I get financial assistance?
ed2go courses are non-credit, so they do not qualify for federal aid, FAFSA, and Pell Grant. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards may provide funding to take our courses. Additionally, you may qualify for financial assistance if you meet certain requirements. Learn more about financial assistance.
How can I get more information about this course?
If you have questions that are not answered on our website, representatives are available via LIVE chat. You can also call us at 1-877-221-5151 during regular business hours to have your questions promptly answered. If you are visiting us during non-business hours, please send us a question using the "Contact Us."