COBIT Foundation & Implementation

COBIT Foundation & Implementation (5 Days)


COBIT 5 Foundation Overview

COBIT 5 is the only business framework for the governance and management of enterprise IT. Launched in April 2012, COBIT 5 helps maximize the value of information by incorporating the latest thinking in enterprise governance and management techniques, and provides globally accepted principles, practices, analytical tools and models to help increase the trust in, and value from, information systems. Learn the importance of an effective framework to enable business value. Delve into the elements of ISACA’s evolutionary framework to understand how COBIT 5 covers the business end-to-end and helps you effectively govern and manage enterprise IT. Developed for anyone interested in obtaining foundation-level knowledge of COBIT, the course explains the COBIT framework and supporting materials in a logical and example-driven approach.


Who should do a COBIT 5 Foundation Course?

  • IT auditors
  • IT managers
  • IT quality professionals
  • IT Developers
  • IT leadership
  • Process practitioners
  • Managers in IT service providing firms
  • Business managers
  • University students


COBIT 5 Foundation Course Objectives

  • How IT management issues are affecting organizations
  • The need for an effective framework to govern and manage enterprise IT
  • How COBIT meets the requirement for an IT governance framework
  • How COBIT is used with other standards and best practices
  • The functions that COBIT provides and the benefits of using COBIT
  • The COBIT Framework and all the components of COBIT
  • How to apply COBIT in a practical situation


COBIT 5 Foundation Course Prerequisites

  • None


COBIT 5 Foundation Exam Format

COBIT 5 Foundation exam is available in English.

  • Multiple Choice format
  • 50 questions per paper
  • 25 mark or more required to pass (out of 50 available) – 50%
  • 40 minute duration
  • Closed book


COBIT 5 Foundation Course Outline

  1. Introduction
  2. Overview & Key Features of COBIT 5
  3. The COBIT 5 Principles
  4. The COBIT 5 Enablers
  5. Introduction to COBIT 5 Implementation
  6. Process Capability Assessment Model
  7. Exam Preparation
  8. Taking the Exam

COBIT 5 Implementation Overview

Get a practical appreciation of how to apply COBIT 5 to specific business problems, pain points, trigger events and risk scenarios within the organization. Learn how to implement and apply COBIT 5 into your enterprise and how to effectively use it for client initiatives. Attendees will walk away with an appreciation of how to effectively use COBIT 5 for different organizational scenarios. The course material is supported by practical exercises and case-based scenarios. Candidates learn how to apply the COBIT 5 continual improvement lifecycle approach to address requirements and establish and maintain a sustainable approach to governing and managing enterprise IT as “normal business practice”.


Who should do a COBIT 5 Implementation Course?

  • IT auditors
  • IT managers
  • IT quality professionals
  • IT leadership
    IT developers
  • Process practitioners
  • Managers in IT service providing firms
  • Business managers
  • University students


COBIT 5 Implementation Course Objectives

  • How to analyze enterprise drivers
  • Implementation challenges, root causes and success factors
  • How to determine and assess current process capability
  • How to scope and plan improvements
  • Potential implementation pitfalls


COBIT 5 Implementation Course Prerequisites

  • Successful Completion of the COBIT 5 Foundation Exam


COBIT 5 Implementation Exam Format

COBIT 5 Implementation exam is available in English.

  • Objective testing
  • 4 questions per paper with 20 marks available per question
  • 40 marks or more required to pass (out of 80 available) – 50%
  • 2 ½ hours duration
  • Open book (‘COBIT 5 Implementation’ book and ‘COBIT 5 Enabling Processes Guide’ only)


COBIT 5 Implementation Course Outline

  • Introduction
  • Positioning GEIT
  • First Steps/Getting Started
  • Initiate the Programme – Phase 1
  • Define Problems and Opportunities – Phases 2 & 3
  • Plan and Execute – Phases 4 & 5
  • Realise the Benefits – Phases 6 & 7
  • Exam Preparation
  • Taking the Exam