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CIPT - Certified Information Privacy Technologist

CIPT Certification Training Course and Boot Camp Washington, DC - San Deigo, CA


Course Description

SecureNinja’s IAPP CIPT (2) two-day training and certification boot camp in Washington DC, San Diego, CA and Live Online provides a foundational understanding of critical privacy concepts and practices that impact IT, and how to communicate privacy issues with partners such as management, development, marketing, and legal. The CIPT two day training and certification boot camp will also ensure that students are proficient in topics such as:

  • Jurisdictional laws, regulations and enforcement models, or rules and standards
  • Essential privacy concepts and principals
  • Legal requirements for handling and transferring data

You will learn the need and importance for privacy in the IT environment with impacts such as regulatory activities, security threats, advances in technology and the proliferation of social networks. This course will provide an introduction to privacy laws, regulations, and standards impacting privacy in IT and the risks inherent in the IT environment. You will also learn about the importance of personally identifiable information and methods for ensuring its protection.

The CIPT is the first and only certification of its kind worldwide. It was launched by the IAPP in 2014 to meet the growing need that only tech pros can fill—securing data privacy at all stages of IT product and service life cycles.

Topics Covered

  • Critical privacy concepts and practices that impact IT
  • Consumer privacy expectations and responsibility
  • How to bake privacy into early stages of IT products and services for cost control, accuracy, and speed-to-market
  • How to establish privacy practices for data collection and transfer
  • How to preempt privacy issues in the Internet of Things
  • How to factor privacy into data classification and emerging tech such as cloud computing, facial recognition and surveillance
  • How to communicate privacy issues with partners such as management, development, marketing and legal

What's Included 

  • Official IAPP CIPT participant guide
  • Official IAPP CIPT textbook
  • Official IAPP CIPT practice test
  • IAPP CIPT certification exam voucher
  • IAPP Membership for one year

Note: Your contact information must be provided to the IAPP and will be used by IAPP for membership services fulfillment in accordance with IAPP's policies.

Other Benefits

  • Reduce risk of a data breach by making privacy a shared business objective
  • Improve decision-making among employees who handle data
  • Facilitate collaboration and communication across departments
  • Demonstrate your commitment to data privacy and protection to customers, partners, regulators, and staff

Who Should Attend

  • Individuals who need to understand the principles of information privacy in technology
  • Anyone interested in pursuing CIPT certification


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Exam Detail


85 Questions 2.5 Hours

Course Length

2 days   

Follow-on Courses

  • CIPP/US (Certified Information Privacy Professional US Private-Sector)
  • CIPM (Certified Information Privacy Manager)

Course Details

Fundamentals of Information Privacy:
1. Common Principles and Approaches to Privacy

  • Modern History of Privacy
  • Types of Information
  • Risk Management Overview
  • Modern Privacy Principles

2. Jurisdictions and Industries

  • Major Privacy Models around the Globe
  • Privacy Regulation by Jurisdictions
  • Privacy Regulation by Industry Sectors

3. Information Security: Safeguarding Personal Information

  • Information Security
  • Definitions
  • Elements
  • Standards
  • Threats and Vulnerabilities
  • Information Security Management and Governance
  • Frameworks
  • Controls
  • Cryptography
  • Identity and Access Management (IAM)

4. Online Privacy: Using Personal Information and Websites and Other Internet-Related Technologies

  • Privacy Considerations for Sensitive Online Information
  • Notices
  • Access
  • Security
  • Authentication Identification
  • Data Collection
  • Additional Online Privacy
  • Children's Online Privacy
  • Online Data Collection
  • Email
  • Searches
  • Online Marketing and Advertising
  • Social Media
  • Online Assurance
  • Cloud Computing
  • Mobile Devices
  • Privacy in Technology

5. The Need for Privacy in the IT Environment

  • IT Department Impacts
  • Regulatory Activities
  • Security Threats
  • Advances in Technology
  • The proliferation of Social Networks

6. Core Privacy Concepts

  • Attainable Privacy Compliance
  • Information Lifecycle Plans
  • Data Identification and Classification Systems
  • Data Flow Diagrams

7. Regulations and Standards

  • Privacy Laws, Regulations, and Standards

8. Privacy in Systems and Applications

  • Risks Inherent in the IT Environment
  • Addressing Risks

9. De-Identifying and Anonymizing Personally Identification Information

10. Cloud Computing

  • Privacy and Security Concerns with Cloud Services
  • Standards of Use

 Go home certified!

About SecureNinja

SecureNinja Training is the DC’s Area’s #1 Expert IT Training Center. We are conveniently located in beautiful Historic Old Town Alexandria, VA enhancing your training experience and featuring:

  • Metro Accessibility - Short walk from Metro Blue/Yellow Line (leave the car behind)
  • 4 minute Drive to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
  • Available Parking
  • World class restaurants and shops at your footsteps
  • Closest Expert IT & IT Security Training Center to Fort Belvoir, Boiling AFB, Fort Myer, Department of Homeland Security, US Department of Navy, US Coast Guard, Fort McNair, Washington Navy Yard

 Why Choose SecureNinja for your Washington DC Expert IT Training?  

  • Expert Instructors
  • Highest Pass Rates
  • Choose from Day, Evening & Weekend Classes to meet your busy schedule
  • Accelerated Boot Camps Save You Time And Money
  • Paid Internships & Job Referrals!
  • Meet Your DoD 8570-1 Certification Needs. Get Compliant!
  • Secure Ninja is the ONLY Testing Center that offers ALL 5 industry standard test vendors in the DC / Baltimore Metropolitan Area. ( VUE, Kryterion-Online, Certiport, and Impact-Testing)
  • Lowest Prices! We are locally based keeping our overhead low so we can pass the savings along to you
  • Washington, DC is our Home.  Most training centers set up shop in hotels or rented centers.  When you have a need, request or encounter a problem they are not there to answer. Our physical location in Alexandria is open 7 days a week and our staff always there to help.
CIPT Certified Information Privacy Technologist Classes Schedule
Sep. 24, 2019 Sep. 25, 2019 Alexandria Tue-Wed OPEN Bootcamp
Sep. 24, 2019 Sep. 25, 2019 Live Online Tue-Wed OPEN Online
Nov. 13, 2019 Nov. 14, 2019 Alexandria Wed-Thurs OPEN Bootcamp
Nov. 13, 2019 Nov. 14, 2019 Live Online Wed-Thurs OPEN Online

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