CSA’s Corporate Learning & Development Program

Upskill your organization’s cloud security readiness and awareness training by offering CSA’s Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK) Foundation. This online, self-paced training course is catered to your employees’ unique needs and applies to all corporate training environments that want it at scale without the overhead of leaving your own Learning Management System (LMS). 

CSA members qualify for special pricing. Contact us to learn more.

What problems does it help me solve?

Level up your team’s skills by giving them the tools they need to securely navigate today’s dynamic cloud computing environment. The online self-paced course enables students to learn at their own pace, while balancing other tasks and business needs. 


  • Cloud Security knowledge gap and skills advancement (an imperative for successful CISOs)
  • Prioritize a robust corporate culture of cybersecurity awareness
  • Ensure all teams speak the same foundational cloud security language
  • Anytime-anywhere access provides continuous repeatable learning for maximum retention
  • Enables training access to a more diverse range of employees
  • Accessible company-wide / New Hire & Onboarding training

What is the CCSK Foundation Course?

Class Format

The CCSK Foundation online self-paced training is a 16-hour course containing 6 modules. It is an open-book, online exam, completed in 90 minutes with 60 multiple-choice questions. 

Topics Covered

  • Cloud Computing Fundamentals
  •  Infrastructure Security for Cloud Computing
  •  Managing Cloud Security and Risk
  • Data Security for Cloud Computing
  • Application Security & Identity Management for Cloud Computing
  • Cloud Security Operations

No Prerequisites

There is no official work experience required. However, it is helpful for participants to have at least a basic understanding of security fundamentals such as firewalls, secure development, encryption, and identity/access management.

How do I get the CCSK into my LMS?

Complete the form below. Our team will follow up to learn more about the unique needs of your organization. Customizable programs are available. Add the entire CCSK Foundation course—or simply one or two individual training modules to your LMS system—via SCORM 1.2 files. You do not need to be a CSA member to participate in our Corporate Learning & Development Program. If you are a CSA member, your membership account manager will help you take advantage of special discount pricing. 

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