GRC Analyst Master Class
Everything you need to know to dive into the cybersecurity GRC Pool
Welcome to the Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) Analyst Master Class. This class assumes no prior background knowledge and is setup to give you a full scope understanding and the practical skills needed to be an effective GRC Analyst.
Cybersecurity workforce development is focused on red team and blue team skills, but GRC is terribly underserved for training.
This course fills that gap by offering practical application of risk, audit, policy development, and security awareness skills needed for modern GRC analysts.
In this course, we will cover:
It’s important to note the lecture videos are a collection of produced “lecture” style vides, and livestream “in-the-moment” style videos. Each has its own strength, but all of them will deliver value and excellence in the ultimate goal of understanding and executing as a GRC Analyst!
0.1 Welcome to the Course and Expectations
0.2 Suggested Student Schedule
0.3 About Your Instructor
0.4 Prerequisites and Course Resources
1.2 Cybersecurity Primer Baseline Assessment
1.3 What is Cybersecurity?
1.4 What does a GRC Analyst do?
1.5 Where does a GRC Analyst Fit in the Cybersecurity Picture?
1.6 Understanding Technology
1.7 Understanding Threats
1.8 Quiz- Cybersecurity Primer
1.9 Conclusion and Touchpoints
2.2 Compliance and Audit Baseline Assessment
2.3 Cybersecurity Frameworks
2.4 Regulations and Compliance Standards
2.4b SOC2 (Next Wave Content)
2.4.c NIST RMF (Next Wave Content)
2.5 Practical Auditing (Practical Lab)
2.5b Audit Lab (Next Wave Content)
2.6 Quiz - Compliance and Audit
2.7 Conclusions and Touchpoints
2.8 Resume Bullet Unlock
3.2 Security Awareness Baseline Assessment
3.3 Know Your Audience
3.4 Tools of the Trade
3.5 Let's Raise Awareness (Practical Lab)
3.6 Quiz - Security Awareness
3.7 Conclusion and Touchpoints
3.8 Resume Bullet Unlocked
4.2 Cybersecurity Risk Baseline Assessment
4.3 What is Cybersecurity Risk? (1 of 4)
4.4 What is Cybersecurity Risk (2 of 4)
4.5 What is Cybersecurity Risk (3 of 4)
4.6 What is Cybersecurity Risk (4 of 4)
4.7 What is Threat Modeling?
4.8 Let's Assess Risk! (Practical Lab)
4.9 Quiz - Cybersecurity Risk
4.10 Conclusion and Touchpoints
4.11 Resume Bullet Unlocked
5.2 Governance Baseline Assessment
5.6 Let's Research and Write an Effective Policy (Practical Lab)
5.7 Quiz - Governance
5.8 Conclusion and Touchpoints
5.9 Resume Bullet Unlocked
6.2 Getting a GRC Analyst Job Baseline Assessment
6.3 Finding a Job
6.4 Setup and Tune LinkedIN
6.7 Quiz - Getting a GRC Analyst Job
6.8 Conclusion and Touchpoints
7.1 Final Thoughts