RSA Conference, San Francisco (Vocus/PRWEB) February 18, 2011
(ISC)2® (“ISC)-squared”), the world’s largest information security professional body and administrators of the CISSP®, today announced that it was selected for the third time as winner in the “Best Professional Training Program” category at the 14th annual SC Magazine Awards Gala in San Francisco. The awards were given in conjunction with RSA 2011.
This SC Magazine award was the fifth for the (ISC)2 organization that won twice before in the category of the “Best Professional Certification Program” for its Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) program.
(ISC)2 offers numerous opportunities for its current members to earn continuing professional education (CPE) credits to maintain certification—including one- and two-day conferences, seminars at industry events and online seminars—many of which are offered for free. It also offers classroom-based CBK® Review Seminars for prospective certification candidates and members looking to add certifications, as well as Live OnLine CBK Review Seminars for many of its certifications and concentrations.
“We are honored and thrilled to receive another prestigious award from SC Magazine,” said Hord Tipton, CISSP-ISSEP, CAP, CISA, CNSS, executive director of (ISC)2. “In the dynamic information security profession, domain knowledge and ongoing education play a critical role in our members’ ability to effectively prepare for threats and safeguard against them. It’s extremely satisfying to be recognized for our efforts to provide them high-quality, current and convenient education offerings.”
For the past 14 years, the annual SC Magazine awards ceremony has showcased the best solutions, services and professionals while recognizing information security achievement and technical excellence in today’s corporate world. (ISC)2 and other 2011 Professional Award winners were chosen by an expert panel of judges, hand-picked by SC Magazine’s editorial team for their extensive knowledge and experience in the information security industry. The SC Magazine Awards is one of the industry’s preeminent awards programs.
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