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TÜV Rheinland Cyber Security Program - Security Risk Assessment

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The TÜV Rheinland Cyber Security Program is a unique opportunity to provide evidence of competency in Cyber Security from an internationally recognized organisation. The CySec Specialist (TÜV Rheinland) certificate program demonstrates competency with respect to assessing and specifying Industrial Automation Control and Safety System (IACS) Security and provides a skill set enabling staff to fulfill responsibilities and to perform activities to recognised standards of competence, in order to:

 reduce the risk of a successful cyber attack

 satisfy legal and regulatory requirements

 meet the organisation’s system security and business objectives

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Course Objectives

The objective of the course is to provide participants with a fundamental understanding of the principles of IACS Cybersecurity Risk Assessment in the process industries according to IEC 62443 and to understand:

  • The role and the process of Security Risk Assessment (SRA) in gaining an understanding of the security risks on the facility and their potential consequences.
  • The concept of Security Level – Targets (SL-T) and the Cyber Security Requirements Specification (CSRS)
  • The relationship between SL-T and CSRS to the design and implementation of security countermeasures that are capable and able to achieve the security requirements needed of the determined security level

Successful participants, who have sufficient experience and pass both the fundamentals and Security Risk Assessment exam, will be eligible for the prestigious CySec Specialist (TÜV Rheinland) certificate in Security Risk Assessment.

The course is based around a practical case study that will be developed across the three days of the course taking the delegate through the SRA process. The course is a modular structure of classroom tuition followed by a case study practical, which will take the participant through the SRA process as identified in IEC 62443-3.2.

Day four consists of a four-hour two-part examination based on a multiple choice and an Open SRA examination.

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Successful participants who have sufficient experience and pass both the Fundamentals & Security Risk Assessment exam will be eligible for the prestigious CySec Specialist (TÜV Rheinland) certificate in Security Risk Assessment.


Participant eligibility requirements

In accordance with the TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety and Cyber Security Program:

  • A minimum of 3 to 5 years experience in a related field (e.g. Control & Instrumentation, process engineering, IT/OT, functional safety or cyber security).
  • University degree or equivalent engineering experience and responsibilities as certified by employer or engineering institution.
Who Should Attend?

Functional, Process and Technical Safety Engineers, Control and Instrument Engineers and Managers, Process Engineers, Operations personnel and managers, maintenance staff, consultants, advisors and persons involved in management, engineering, operations and safety of process operations as well as persons with PH&RA experience and who are currently involved process hazard and risk analysis, and will be required to take part in the Security Risk Assessments and Cybersecurity requirements specification.


A four (4) hour two-part competency examination compromising:

  • Part 1 = 60 multiple-choice questions (1 mark per question);
  • Part 2 = Open-Ended exam with 10 questions (4 marks per question).

The pass score criterion is 75%

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