COBIT Foundation course is an interactive, classroom-based learning experience.
Participants learn about the need for an IT control framework and how COBIT
addresses this need by providing a globally accepted IT governance and control
framework. This course explains the elements and supporting materials of the
COBIT framework in a logical and example-driven approach for everyone interested
in obtaining foundation level knowledge of COBIT.
classroom exercises support the classroom presentations. Candidates learn the
true meaning of COBIT by practicing the use of COBIT in a case-based scenario.
The course includes an exam preparation module, preparing
take on the COBIT Foundation exam.
purpose of the Foundation certificate is to confirm that a candidate has
sufficient knowledge and understanding of the COBIT 5 guidance to be able to
understand the enterprise Governance and Management of Enterprise IT, create
awareness with their business executives and senior IT Management; assess the
current state of their Enterprise IT with the objective of scoping what aspects
of COBIT 5 would be appropriate to implement.
The Foundation level
training and certificate is also a pre-requisite for the following training and
• COBIT 5 Implementation Training & certificate
COBIT 5 Assessor Training & certificate
are no formal prerequisites for this course, but it is recommended that the
participants have some experience in the IT governance domain.
Management, Chief Executives, IT /IS Auditors, Internal Auditors, Information
Security and IT Practitioners; Consultants, IT/IS Management looking to gain an
insight into the Enterprise Governance of IT and looking to be certified as a
COBIT Implementer or Assessor.
the end of the course, you will be able to identify:
The candidate should
understand the key principles and terminology within COBIT 5. Specifically the
candidate should know and understand:
• The major drivers for the development
of COBIT 5.
• The business benefits of using COBIT 5.
• The COBIT 5
• The IT management issues and challenges that affect
• The 5 Key Principles of COBIT 5 for the governance and
management of Enterprise IT.
• How COBIT 5 enables IT to be governed and
managed in a holistic manner for the entire enterprise.
• How the COBIT 5
processes and the Process Reference Model (PRM) help guide the creation of the 5
Principles and the 7 Governance and Management Enablers.
• The basic concepts
for the Implementation of COBIT 5.
• The basic concepts of the new Process
• The COBIT 5 guides and how they interrelate.
5 is based on five key principles for governance and management of enterprise
1: Meeting Stakeholder Needs
Principle 2: Covering the Enterprise End-to-
Principle 3: Applying a Single, Integrated Framework
Enabling a Holistic Approach
Principle 5: Separating Governance from