Cobit® 5 Implementation

Cobit® 5 Implementation

Course Summary

The Cobit 5 Implementation course immerses the student in the principles of implementing the ‘Governance of Enterprise IT or (GEIT)’ based on a continual improvement lifecycle approach.

This course is delivered in a 5 Half Day Instructor Led Online format.

The Cobit 5 Implementation Guide will be studied in detail and maps the specific process that are required for each of the phases in the continual improvement lifecycle.

Candidates will be taught how to navigate the Enabling Processes guide as this is crucial to understanding many of the processes that will be selected to create scenarios, plus the process mappings presented for pain point and risk scenarios.

This is a ‘Practitioner-Level training course’ that focuses on ‘how’ to apply Cobit 5 (the Framework and Enabling Process guides) and ‘how’ to analyse the results.

The target group for the Cobit 5 Implementation course is:

  • IT specialists who want to learn how to implement Cobit 5.
  • IT management who want to get an appreciation of how to use Cobit 5 for their project and programme initiatives.
  • Project & Programme managers who want to add Cobit 5 Implementation to their experience.
  • Consultants who want to be able to implement Cobit 5 with their clients.


It is a mandatory requirement for all candidates to have passed the Cobit 5 Foundation exam prior to applying for and attending this training and certification course.

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On completion of this training and exam, candidates will be able to apply the Cobit 5 good practice continual improvement lifecycle approach to GEIT, tailored to suit the needs of a specific enterprise. In particular to:

  • Analyse the enterprise drivers
  • Apply implementation challenges, their root causes and success factors
  • Assess current process capability (As Is)
  • Determine target process capability (To Be)
  • Scope and plan improvements
  • Consider practical implementation factors
  • Identify and avoid potential pitfalls
  • Leverage the latest good practices
  • Apply the Cobit 5 continual improvement lifecycle approach to address these requirements and establish and maintain a sustainable approach to governing and managing enterprise IT as “normal business practice”.

Instruction Method

This course has 15 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 18 students.

One official sample exam will be provided during the course.

The following link will take you to the official Cobit 5 Implementation Syllabus:
Cobit 5 Implementation 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 consists of 4 questions worth 20 marks each, giving a maximum of 80 total marks. The exam is scenario based and the duration is 2.5 hours. Students must get 40 (50%) or more of the questions correct to pass the exam. Students will need the "Cobit 5: Implementation" and the "Cobit 5: Enabling Processes" guides to use as a reference source during the exam. No other materials are permitted.

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 are required to download and bring to class various Cobit publications from ISACA’s website. These publications are NOT included in the course and are licensed directly from ISACA. Some publications are free to download with registration. Other Publications have costs, which are reduced, and in some cases eliminated, if you become an ISACA member. Service Management Art strongly recommend students become a member of ISACA. Required publications are listed below and can be downloaded from the ISACA website.

Cobit 5: Implementation
ISBN: 9781604202403

Cobit 5: Enabling Processes
ISBN: 9781604202410

Cobit 5: A Business Framework for the Governance and Management of Enterprise IT
ISBN: 9781604202373

Cobit 5: Toolkit

Upcoming Dates and Prices for Cobit Implementation

Below is a list of all upcoming Cobit Implementation courses.

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5 Online Sessions (9 am - Noon Eastern Time US) Aug 21 – 25, 2017 1,995.00 USD

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

Aug 21 – 25, 2017

1,995.00 USD exc. TAX


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5 Online Sessions (9 am - Noon Eastern Time US) Oct 30 – Nov 03, 2017 1,995.00 USD

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

Oct 30 – Nov 03, 2017

1,995.00 USD exc. TAX


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We currently do not have any courses scheduled. Please contact us to register your interest in this course and we will work with you to setup a session or discuss training alternatives.

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