GECB - Certified Cyber Security Professional. Get Certified

As technology advances, so do the methods that hackers use to compromise our online security. That's why it's more important than ever to have qualified cyber security professionals to protect our digital assets. If you're ready to take the next step in your cyber security career, the Certified Cyber Security Professional certification is for you. With this designation, you'll be qualified for a range of high-paying cyber security roles, including security analyst, security engineer, and security architect. Don't wait - join the fight against cyber threats and become a Certified Cyber Security Professional. 

Format:  Multiple choice | Language: English, French, Spanish, Arabic and Portuguese | Questions: 100 | Duration: 120 minutes | Passing Score: 70 % | Exam mode: online and proctored based | Renewal: After 3 years

Learning System
499.99 CCSP Self-Study Exam Prep
  • Personalized digital books (Newest edition)
  • Online study tools with quizzes, practice exam, learning activities and resource center (instructor support not included)
  • CCSP Exam Content Manual (ECM)
  • Study tips and exam techniques
  • Exam cost, not included
249.99 GECB CCSP Certification Exams
  • Your Exam is online and proctored based
  • Use a webcam and a reliable internet connection
  • Take your exam anywhere and anytime
  • Get results immediately
  • Receive your digital badge and share your achievement instantly
  • Use your premium certification right away
  • Access our certification registry anytime for online verification
  • Study materials, not included
649.99 CCSP Learning System + Exam + 2nd Chance
  • CCSP Learning System and exam voucher
  • 2nd Chance Exam (restrictions apply)
  • Digital books, online quizzes and test with immediate feedback
  • Online study tools with quizzes, practice exams, learning activities and resource center
  • CMIA Exam Content Manual (ECM)
  • No additional costs for up 3 years
  • A digital badge and premium certificate
  • Up to 3 years of certification validity (Renewable)


The Certified Cyber Security Professional certification is designed for individuals who wish to demonstrate their expertise in cyber security. This certification covers various aspects of cyber security such as network security, cyber threat intelligence, risk management, vulnerability management, incident response, the latest cyber security techniques and more. It equips individuals with the necessary skills to identify and mitigate cyber threats, protect against data breaches, and safeguard critical information. The certification is ideal for professionals who work in cyber security roles, such as cyber security analysts, engineers, consultants, and managers. The CCSP program is recognized as a mark of excellence in the industry. Employers know that certified professionals have the knowledge and skills to protect their organizations from cyber threats. Take the first step in securing your cyber security career - Enroll in the Certified Cyber Security Professional program today!

Why getting certified?

Getting certified as a Certified Cyber Security Professional is essential to staying competitive in today's rapidly evolving digital landscape. With the increasing sophistication of cyber-attacks and the rising need for secure systems and networks, companies are seeking qualified professionals to protect their digital assets. This certification will validate your skills and knowledge in the field of cybersecurity, making you an asset to any organization. It will also provide you with a competitive edge in the job market and increase your earning potential. So, by getting certified as a Cyber Security Professional, you'll be investing in your professional growth and future success.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this tactical and operational level certification program, candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Professional Experience: At least one (1) year of professional experience ideally in information security or related role.
  • Education: Hold an advanced degree from an accredited institution or equivalent. Candidates may also have a combination of education and work experience that demonstrates their ability to work at a professional level.
  • Training: Self-study or completion of a training program recognized by GECB.
  • Exam: Pass the supervised online CCSP exam.

Pre requisite

  • The Certified Cyber Security Professional (CCSP) Certification require one year of professional experience
  • Completion of an E-Course is not mandatory from GECB portal, but is highly recommended.

Application and exam

  • Step 1: Determine your eligibility
  • Step 2: Choose your learning option
  • Step 3: Purchase your CCSP bundle
  • Step 4: Prepare for your exam through self-study or take a GECB-approved preparation course
  • Step 5: Schedule your exam. GECB exams take place 4 times a year, every end of term. Additional windows may be requested by GECB-recognized partners.
  • Step 6: Get certified in case of successful completion and receive your digital badge and certificate
  • Step 8: Shareable and globally accessible: Your digital badges and certificates can be accessed and verified anytime, anywhere, on any device with an internet connection. You can easily showcase your achievements to potential employers, customers or colleagues, enhancing your professional reputation and visibility on a global scale.


Each GECB certificate is valid for three (3) years. To renew your designation, you need to provide proof of a minimum continuing professional development (CPD) and renew your membership to the GECB community of certified professionals by paying the required fees (149 USD). Your certification is then extended for three more years and a new premium digital certificate is issued by the GECB Certification Committee. No need to write the exam again.

  • Domain 1 Introduction to Cybersecurity
  • Domain 2 Fundamentals of Computer Networks
  • Domain 3 Security Architecture and Design
  • Domain 4 Cybersecurity Standards and Frameworks
  • Domain 5 Access Control and Identity Management
  • Domain 6 Cyber Threats and Attack Vectors
  • Domain 7 Cyber security operations
  • Domain 8 Cybersecurity Communication and Awareness
  • Domain 9 Encryption and Cryptography
  • Domain 10 Incident Response and Disaster Recovery
  • Domain 11 Cybersecurity Technologies
  • Domain 12 Cybersecurity Governance and Risk Management

2023 Exam Windows

  • March 25 or 31
  • June 24 or 30
  • September 22 or 30
  • December 22 or 30

Learning options for any study style


Ideal for self-starters and those with unpredictable schedules. The self-study option means you can learn on your own anytime, day or night — whatever best accommodates your schedule. The Learning System includes both digital books and access to an online, interactive platform. Contact us.


Ideal for individuals who prefer a structured study environment. Instructor-led classes are offered by approved GECB partners worldwide. These traditional classes combine the Learning System with the guidance of a GECB-recognized instructor and provide valuable peer discussion and networking. Contact us.


Ideal for those who want instructor support but can’t attend classes at a set time. Instructor-supported online classes are offered either through pre-recorded video courses or personalized assistance. You may be assigned one instructor for the duration of your program, but there is no required meeting time, so you can complete assignments on your own schedule. Contact us.

Corporate and group

Ideal for small and large groups for self-study or instructor-led classes. We’ll help you organize groups of self-study or instructor-led classes virtually. Whether participants are local to one site or geographically dispersed, structured learning and online group reporting will help track progress and optimize your training investment. Contact us.

Last modified: Thursday, 27 July 2023, 4:05 AM