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SOC2 | Foundation

(2 reviews)

This clear and practical training will provide you comprehensive insights in the SOC 2 standard. All aspects are discussed in a step-by-step comprehensible approach starting with structure, form, and contents of a SOC 2 report. Get insight in the steps to follow for implementation of the standard. Explore the cybersecurity landscape and experience why the SOC 2 standard is such an excellent standard for cybersecurity attestation. This course is an excellent start to become the cybersecurity and SOC 2 specialist in your organization.

What you'll learn

Get an advanced practical skillset to implement controls in this SOC2 course

Comprehensive insight in the elements of the SOC 2 standard

Practical guidance to write SOC 2 controls

Master the skills to prepare excellent SOC 2 reportings

Very latest up-to-date information on cybersecurity

Complete insight in SOC 2

This course will not only give you the "what", but also the "why" and “how” of implementing the SOC2 standards. After taking this course you'll be armed with knowledge on risk frameworks to better your organization from cyber security threats. This comprehensive course starts with the background and the history of the ISAE standards (ISAE 3402/ ISAE 3000) and more specific the AICPA SOC standards. Subsequently, all important concepts of the SOC2 standard are highlighted. You will learn what the contents of a SOC2 report should be and how to align this report to the requirements of the standard. For a more concise course check out the SOC 2 essentials course.

All aspects of cybersecurity

This comprehensive SOC2 course focusses on all the aspects of cyber security assurance. This includes cyber security risk identification and risk management. During this course you acquire skills to ‘translate’ business processes to controls and include these controls in an all-inclusive risk framework. All aspects of the standard are related to frameworks and standards such as the COSO framework, ISO 27001 and the COBiT framework.

Results of the course

After completing this course you will make a proper start of  becoming an expert in the field of SOC2 and cyber security assurance.This course has been developed in collaboration with This is the reason why we can guarantee our SOC2 course is the most up-to-date and comprehensive. This course is ideally supplemented with the security awareness course which will help your employees better understand how to prevent data breaches and operate in accordance with the implemented framework.

Key facts
16 - 30 hours
Lesson 1 Introduction and Background

Get introduced and understand what SOC2 is and why this standard is so important for organizations. 

Lesson 2 Basics

Understand which organizations use SOC2 report. Understand the difference between a type 1 and a type 2 report.

Lesson 3 Systems

Understand why systems are so important for SOC2 and understand how the trust service criteria should be translated to the elements of a system.

Lesson 4 Implementation

Get practical and helpful guidance for the preparation of a SOC2 report. Understand how the controls fit in the total risk and control framework.

Lesson 5 Audit

Learn everything about a SOC2 audit. How to prepare, how make the process as efficient as possible and how to deal with exceptions.

Brian Hogan
Tue, 05/03/2022 - 16:24
Average: 5 (2 votes)
The material of this course was usefull and practical. The assignments helped a lot to understand rather complex theory.
Fri, 09/23/2022 - 12:14
Average: 5 (1 vote)