Introduction to CSA Tools

Introduction to CSA Tools

A free introduction to CSA’s cloud governance, risk and compliance tools including the Cloud Controls Matrix (CCM), CAIQ and STAR Registry. In this course sample, we provide a walk through of each of these tools and explain how to use them.

About this course

Pulled directly from Module 3, Unit 7 of the CCSK Foundation Course, this sample will introduce students to CSA’s cloud tools including the CCM, CAIQ and STAR Registry.

Take this class if you’re new to CSA and want to learn the basics of using the CCM to assess your own organization or a provider, how it relates to CAIQ, and how to access submissions on the STAR registry.

Interested in learning more about CSA tools?

The Cloud Governance & Compliance Foundation training provides an in-depth look at CSA’s cloud tool sets including the CCM, CAIQ, and STAR Registry. Students will learn how to use the tools covered in this introductory course along with:

  • Integrations with other industry cloud tool sets
  • Combinations for side-by-side provider comparisons
  • Suggestions for streamlining cloud approval/adoption processes

How will students benefit from this Cloud Governance & Compliance course?

After completing this training, attendees will understand how to use the CCM, CAIQ and STAR to:

  • Comply with fundamental cloud security principles and requirements included in relevant security standards and legislations
  • Assess the security posture of their own company
  • Compare their organization with competitors and industry benchmarks
  • Assess the overall level of security offered by cloud providers
  • Build the necessary assessment processes for engaging with cloud providers
  • Leverage the CCM mapping with over 30 industry accepted security standards, regulations, and controls frameworks to reduce audit complexity

 

The CGC training also counts as day one of the CCAK training program. You can learn more about this certification here.

Register for the full course →

Curriculum

  • Introduction to CSA Tools
  • Introduction to CSA Tools
  • CSA Tools Walkthrough
  • A Further look at CSA Tools in Cloud Governance & Compliance

About this course

Pulled directly from Module 3, Unit 7 of the CCSK Foundation Course, this sample will introduce students to CSA’s cloud tools including the CCM, CAIQ and STAR Registry.

Take this class if you’re new to CSA and want to learn the basics of using the CCM to assess your own organization or a provider, how it relates to CAIQ, and how to access submissions on the STAR registry.

Interested in learning more about CSA tools?

The Cloud Governance & Compliance Foundation training provides an in-depth look at CSA’s cloud tool sets including the CCM, CAIQ, and STAR Registry. Students will learn how to use the tools covered in this introductory course along with:

  • Integrations with other industry cloud tool sets
  • Combinations for side-by-side provider comparisons
  • Suggestions for streamlining cloud approval/adoption processes

How will students benefit from this Cloud Governance & Compliance course?

After completing this training, attendees will understand how to use the CCM, CAIQ and STAR to:

  • Comply with fundamental cloud security principles and requirements included in relevant security standards and legislations
  • Assess the security posture of their own company
  • Compare their organization with competitors and industry benchmarks
  • Assess the overall level of security offered by cloud providers
  • Build the necessary assessment processes for engaging with cloud providers
  • Leverage the CCM mapping with over 30 industry accepted security standards, regulations, and controls frameworks to reduce audit complexity

 

The CGC training also counts as day one of the CCAK training program. You can learn more about this certification here.

Register for the full course →

Curriculum

  • Introduction to CSA Tools
  • Introduction to CSA Tools
  • CSA Tools Walkthrough
  • A Further look at CSA Tools in Cloud Governance & Compliance