Special Launch: Certified Banking Security Manager
We are partnering with SBS CyberSecurity to bring our members a special launch of the Certified Banking Security Manager virtual training. This certification is self-paced, with a launch date of July 14. Attendees will be given a roster of all participants to allow for peer discussion and networking while taking the course. Total allowed time to complete the course is 10 weeks and culminates with an exam to achieve the certification.
SBS’s certified advantage helps you develop an entire information security program framework to take back to your institution. After competing this program, attendees will understand how to successfully implement and manage each component of the information security program, and their knowledge of layered security programs will be boosted. Attendees will gain confidence in their decision making after learning comprehensive cybersecurity knowledge. In addition, they will dive into FFIEC cybersecurity guidelines.
Specific topics include:
- U.S. Information Security Laws and Regulations
- Information Security Program Components
- Security & Awareness Programs
- IT Audit
- Social Engineering
- Preparing for IT Examinations
- Running Effective IT & Audit Committees
This program should be attended by managers, ISOs, security officers, auditors, operations officers, IT managers, and anyone in compliance.
Chad Knutson – President, CISO and Partner, SBS CyberSecurity
Chad Knutson is the president, CISO, and partner of SBS CyberSecurity, a premier cybersecurity consulting and audit firm dedicated to making a positive impact on the banking and financial services industry, and has served as president of the SBS Institute from 2013-2019. Chad maintains his CISSP, CISA, and CRISC certifications, and received his Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems and his Master of Science in Information Assurance from Dakota State University.
Chad is dedicated to educating industry professionals about cybersecurity. While consulting with financial institutions, he saw the need to empower employees to be better prepared to confidently handle cybersecurity threats, create and manage strong information security programs, and understand ever-changing regulations at their institution. He was a driving force in the development of the SBS Institute certification program, which is uniquely designed to serve the banking industry by providing banking-specific, role-based certifications cyber education.