Professional Development & Continuing Education Programs

Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)




The Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) prep course is designed for Information Systems Security professionals who elect to take this training course to hone their knowledge and skills related to Information Systems Security and/or to prepare for the (ISC)² CISSP exam. This 5-day intensive prep course is comprised of a total of 10 domains. The modular format is designed to organize and chunk information in order to assist with learning retention as participants are guided through the CISSP course materials. Each module/domain includes one or more of the following design approaches to ensure learning reviews and activities to support knowledge:

  • Presentation. The facilitator will explain content to participants using PowerPoint to guide the presentation. Multiple examples will be used to clarify points.
  • Short Lecture/Discussion. The facilitator will engage participants in conversation by asking questions and encouraging them to respond. Participants will be encouraged to provide examples from their experience.
  • Group Activity. Participants work in small teams of three or four. The facilitator will debrief the entire class at the end of the activity.
  • Individual Activity. Individuals work on their own to complete an action plan, worksheet, or evaluation.


Download the CISSP Brochure here: CISSP-Brochure


Instructor: Chuck Davis, MSIA, CISSP-ISSAP

Chuck Davis teaches Ethical Hacking and Computer Forensics classes for Harrisburg University and was the Lead Curriculum Developer for HU’s CISO Certificate program. Chuck is an Executive Malware Defense Architect for IBM and has previously worked as the Manager of Global Cyber Defense at The Hershey Company and Global Security Operations Manager for IBM.

Mr. Davis holds the CISSP and ISSAP certifications from (ISC)2. He co-authored two books on the subject of security, holds four patents and has eight published invention disclosures. He has been a speaker at numerous security conferences and was a featured guest speaker a Hacker Halted Conference in Mexico City.

Chuck is frequently interviewed by national and regional media on the subject of information security.

He holds a Master of Science degree in Information Assurance and a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology.