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Governance, Risk and Compliance: Be A Force That Mitigates Risk and Aligns To Goals

Governance, risk and compliance (GRC) cybersecurity professionals play a vital role in organizations, aligning IT goals with objectives as they manage cyber risks and achieve regulatory needs.

(ISC)² prepares tomorrow’s GRC specialists with a choice of pathways for a rewarding, successful career.

Stand out as an expert with CGRC

CGRC certification demonstrates that you have the expert knowledge, skills and experience to manage risk and authorize and maintain information systems within various frameworks.

Did you know?

  • CGRC ranks among the most lucrative certifications for cybersecurity professionals with an annual salary of $118,980 (in U.S.) and $114,150 (globally) – Certification Magazine Salary Survey 75
  • CGRC ranks in The Next Big Thing list as the certification professionals plan to earn in 2023 – Certification Magazine

Start your journey now

Step one on your path to CGRC certification — join (ISC)² as a Candidate. Sign up now and gain access to exclusive benefits, including 20% off Official (ISC)² Training so you can start preparing for the exam.

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Become an (ISC)² Candidate

Your first year is free — no cost to you.*
*If you choose to renew after the first year, U.S. $50 due annually.

Get Certified in Cybersecurity (CC)

Don’t have the two years of experience required for CGRC certification? As an (ISC)² Candidate, you’ll access free online self-paced training and a free exam for CC, our premier entry-level certification.

If you do have the experience, earning the CC is a great way to become familiar with (ISC)² exam formats before you sit for the CGRC.

(ISC)² Certificates

(ISC)² Risk Management Practitioner Certificates introduce aspiring GRC professionals to best practices in assessing and analyzing risk and allow certified members to sharpen their skills while earning CPE credits.

(ISC)² Governance, Risk and Compliance Skill-Builders

Be a force that mitigates risk and aligns to goals with (ISC)² Governance, Risk and Compliance Skill-Builders, created by industry experts and available now on demand. Grow what you know and earn CPE credits with short-format learning designed to fit your busy schedule.

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