CCC Professional Cloud Security Manager Self-Study with Exam

Certificate Professional Cloud Security Manager
Duration 16 hours
Accreditor Cloud Credential Council


Course Details


There are no formal requirements for the completion of the certification. It is recommended, however, that learners have at least five years of enterprise security experience as well as a solid understanding of Cloud computing services and deployment models.

Course Outline

Module 1: Course Introduction

  • Overview
  • Course Learning Objectives
  • Course Agenda
  • Activities
  • Case Study
  • Certification

Module 2: Cloud Computing: Security, Risks, and Governance

  • Cloud Computing Basics
  • Information Security Management
  • IT Governance
  • Cloud Computing Security

Module 3: Physical and Operations Security: A Shared Responsibility

  • Security and Compliance: A Shared Responsibility
  • Physical and Operations Security Considerations
  • Risk Management: A Shared Perspective

Module 4: Security Management Controls in Cloud Computing

  • Identity and Access Management
  • Data Protection
  • Data Security Lifecycle
  • Forensics in the Cloud

Module 5: Legal, Contractual, and Operational Monitoring in the Cloud

  • Legal and Regulatory Landscape
  • Monitoring: Providers and Subscribers
  • Security Operations in the Cloud

Module 6: Network Security Management in the Cloud

  • Network Management in the Cloud
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Cloud Security Architecture

Module 7: Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery, and Capacity/Performance Planning

  • Business Continuity
  • Disaster Recovery Resilient Technology
  • Capacity and Performance Planning for Cloud

Module 8: Advanced Cloud Security Management Practices

  • Advanced Security Considerations
  • Secure Development Standards in the Cloud
  • Cloud Security Planning

Course Description

The Cloud Credential Council (CCC) Professional Cloud Security Manager™ certification enables the learner to understand how to secure the different Cloud computing services and deployment models. This certification covers design security in the Cloud infrastructure, configurations, and applications running within a Cloud computing environment.

Cloud computing has become one of the most important buzzwords in our fast-paced world. Its benefits have been recognized by a varied set of professionals and organizations, from reduced costs to collaboration efficiency and scalability. Microsoft, Google, and Adobe are only a few of the major companies using it to great effect.

The risks and impact of Cloud computing are only truly understood by a few experts. This has led organizations to seek professionals with a clear understanding of technical security challenges and their effect on business and technical governance and policy. Finding ways to secure data, operating systems, applications and overall infrastructure within the Cloud has become more important than ever.

The industry-recognized CCC Professional Cloud Security Manager provides you a case study with related exercises and activities such as multiple-choice questions (MCQs), multiple MCQs, puzzles, and write-ups. This case study will focus on security and risk considerations that should be considered while implementing cloud computing in small and mediums organizations. We made sure to include various high-quality reference materials that you can go back to throughout your career advancement.

Once the certification exam is passed, you are awarded a diploma and digital badge officially recognizing you have achieved the CCC Professional Security Manager certification and are now a member of the Cloud Credential Council’s global community.


The following departments benefit from CCC Professional Security Manager-certified professionals:

  • Operations
  • Research & Development
  • Other

CCC Professional Cloud Security Manager jobs include:

  • Audit Managers
  • Cloud Computing Services Auditors
  • Compliance Managers
  • Email System Administrators
  • Network Engineers / Administrators 
  • Risk Management Managers
  • Security Engineers / Analysts
  • Solution Architects
  • System Administrators / Architects

Learning Objectives

Once you become CCC Professional Cloud Security Manager-certified, you will be able to:

  • Explain what it takes to secure the different Cloud computing services and deployment models
  • Explain design security regarding the Cloud infrastructure, configurations, and applications running within a Cloud computing environment
  • Explain, apply, and analyze how to manage access to Cloud computing resources using accounts, users, and groups
  • Explain, apply, and analyze methods to secure data, operating systems, applications, and the overall infrastructure of the Cloud

Delivery format

  1. Self-Study e-book
  2. Exam Voucher
  3. Practice Questions
  4. Mock Exam

Please note that if an exam voucher is included, you are able to schedule your exam for up to twelve months.

Course Duration

Certificate: Professional Cloud Security Manager

Duration: 16 hours

Domain: Emerging Technologies

Delivery Method:

  • Self-Study e-book
  • Exam Voucher
  • Practice Questions
  • Mock Exam

Accreditation: Cloud Credential Council

How to pass the CCC Professional Cloud Security Manager Self-Study with Exam Exam

Delivery: Online

Format: Closed Book

Proctoring: Web proctored

Duration: 75 minutes (15 minutes additional for non-native English Speakers)

Number of questions: 25 simple multiple choice

Pass grade: 65%

Scheduling Your CCC Professional Cloud Security Manager Self-Study with Exam Exam

You will be able to use the voucher provided with the training material. Once you feel comfortable with the content of the course, our service desk will book the Cloud Credential Council (official CCC Professional Cloud Security Manager Self-Study with Exam exam provider) exam for you.

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