Course description

This Payment Card Industry course is fully aligned with the current PCI DSS v3.2. It will enable students to comprehensively learn the scope of PCI DSS compliance and how they connect with the fundamentals of this subject area. The course also focuses on providing students like you real-world guidance of how to integrate this standard within an business organization. With this training, students will develop comprehensive understanding of the multiple and distinct PCI DSS pre-requisites, studying the objectives and scope of each of these requirements. The course will enable students to master the fundamentals of PCI compliance with detailed real-world cases and examples shared during the lessons.

Course content

  • Overview of PCI DSS Scope & Objectives
  • Pre-requisites of Security DSS Lifecycle Process
  • Data-Based Overview of Vulnerability Cases & Security Breaches
  • Data Breach Impact & Case Examples
  • Common Cardholder Data Compromise Risks & Case Examples
  • Associated Industry Compliance Standards & Validation
  • Approved Scanning Vendors (ASVs)
  • Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS)
  • PCI DSS Audit Guidelines for Key Domains and Sections

Course Objectives

  • Understand what is included in PCI compliance
  • Understand the related pre-requisites, controls, scope, incident response practices, and SAQs
  • Understand PCI pre-requisites, their application, and technical implementation
  • Understand real-world PCI implementation project management

Target audience

  • PCI Consultants
  • PCI QSA/Cybersecurity Professionals
  • PCI Compliance Project Managers
  • PCI Compliance Business Analyst

Location / Delivery

  • Online

Start date

  • June 28, 2020


  • 2 hours per day across five days


  • £225.00 £450.00