Cobit® 5 Foundation

Cobit® 5 Foundation

Course Summary

The COBIT 5 Foundation course immerses the student in the principles of COBIT 5 and provides an overview to the Governance of Enterprise IT. You will learn about Enterprise IT governance issues that are affecting organizations and how COBIT addresses this need with a globally accepted Governance and Management of IT framework.

This course is delivered in a 4 Half Day Instructor Led Online format.

The 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 Target Audience for the COBIT 5 Foundation Level training and Certificate is:

  • Business 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.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

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At the end of this course, you will have learned about:

  • The COBIT 5 Product Architecture.
  • The IT management issues and challenges that affect enterprises.
  • 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 components and purpose of the Process Reference Guide
  • The basic concepts of a RACI and how they are used in COBIT 5
  • The basic concepts of the new Process Assessment Model
  • The COBIT 5 guides and how they interrelate.

Instruction Method

This course has 12 hours of instruction not including breaks, evening study time and the final exam.

There is a minimum class size of 6 students and a maximum class size of 25 students.

One official sample exam will be provided during the course.

The following link will take you to the official COBIT 5 Syllabus:
COBIT 5 Foundation Syllabus

The following requirements must be met in order to participate in online training:

  • All online sessions will be delivered through Adobe Connect.
  • Students require access to a fast and reliable internet connection and a headset and microphone. All audio will be run through your computer, Voice-over-IP, as there is no dial-in option for this training.
  • Test your connection here. All of the tests must pass. Your local IT department should be able to assist with installing Flash and the Adobe Connect plug-in if there are any difficulties.
  • All sessions are mandatory.

Exam Information

The exam is 40 minutes long and consists of 50 multiple choice questions. You must get 25 (50%) or more of the questions correct to pass the exam.

A computer-based certification exam is included with the registration. Students will be provided with an exam voucher that will allow them to take the exam at their convenience through a web-based exam proctor within 30 days of the completion of the course. Students will require access to a webcam and high speed internet connection.

Required Materials

Students will require access to "COBIT 5: A Business Framework for the Governance and Management of Enterprise IT" which can be downloaded free from ISACA.

Upcoming Dates and Prices for Cobit Foundation

Below is a list of all upcoming Cobit Foundation courses.

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4 Online Sessions (9 am - Noon Eastern Time US) Jul 24 – 27, 2017 1,395.00 USD

4 Online Sessions (9 am - Noon Eastern Time US)

Jul 24 – 27, 2017

1,395.00 USD exc. TAX


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4 Online Sessions (9 am - Noon Eastern Time US) Oct 23 – 26, 2017 1,395.00 USD

4 Online Sessions (9 am - Noon Eastern Time US)

Oct 23 – 26, 2017

1,395.00 USD exc. TAX


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