To ensure continued excellence in Insider Threat program development, implementation, and operation, the SEI objectively validates the student's understanding and eligibility to receive the Insider Threat Program Manager (ITPM) Certificate. The certificate exam evaluates the student's comprehension of insider threat planning, identification and responsibilities of internal and external stakeholders, components of an insider threat program, insider threat team development, strategies for effective communication of the program, and effective implementation and operation of the program within the organization.
Learners can begin the online exam at any time. Once the examination is started, the learner will have 24 hours to complete the examination.
This validation exam is required for insider threat program managers who wish to pursue the following SEI credentials:
The exam consists of 65 multiple choice questions. Each question has either four or five possible answers, only one of which is correct. The exam covers the following topic areas:
Participants must achieve a minimum passing score of 80% for the Insider Threat Program Manager Certificate.
Before registering for this exam, participants must complete the prerequisite courses: Insider Threat Overview: Preventing, Detecting, and Responding to Insider Threats, Building an Insider Threat Program, and Insider Threat Program Manager: Implementation and Operation.
To access the SEI Learning Portal, your computer must have the following:
The exam is based on information found in the Insider Threat Overview: Preventing, Detecting, and Responding to Insider Threats, Building an Insider Threat Program, and Insider Threat Program Manager: Implementation and Operation training courses. You may reference the course material as needed. Please keep in mind that the test will conclude after 24 hours regardless of the number of questions answered.
Once registered, learners can begin the examination at any time. Learners can proceed through the exam at their convenience over a twenty four (24) hour period. Once answers are submitted, the exam will provide your score immediately and allow one opportunity to review and change responses to rescore, if necessary.
Carnegie Mellon University/Software Engineering Institute offices will be closed for winter break, December 23, 2016-January 2, 2017. SEI course registrations received during this period will be confirmed and enrollment completed on January 3, 2017.