E-Learning COBIT 5 Foundation Course and Exam

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Personal Learning Accounts

Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Open/Distance Learning



Start Date

Start Date

In a nutshell

A Personal Learning Account is a new initiative from the Welsh Government. It is a free and flexible way to learn. The initiative will offer people the chance to access free, part-time courses that offer flexible and convenient learning around their existing lifestyle.

This COBIT 5 Foundation course and exam package is essential for IT professionals looking to gain qualifications in this important area of expertise, and for businesses who wish to provide training and certification for their employees.

This course is for...

...anyone over 19, living in Wales, in employment and earning less than £26,000 a year.

...taking the next step in your career for professionals specialising in assurance, security, risk, privacy and compliance.

...anyone who is involved in governance and IT, and those in information management roles such as managers, quality professionals, auditors, consultants, developers, operations managers, business leadership managers and service provider managers within the IT field.

Course content

Key learning points in this course include:

Work through six modules of COBIT 5 Foundation training before taking the online COBIT 5 Foundation exam.

COBIT 5 Foundation Course

  • Discover the key features of COBIT 5.
  • Move on to five core Principles of COBIT 5 as follows:
  • Meeting Stakeholder Needs.
  • Covering the Enterprise End-to-End
  • Applying a Single, Integrated Framework
  • Enabling a Holistic Approach
  • Separating Governance from Management
  • Study the Enablers necessary for the successful governance and management of Enterprise IT:
  • Principles, Policies and Frameworks
  • Processes
  • Organisational Structures
  • Culture, Ethics and Behaviour
  • Information Services
  • Infrastructure and Applications
  • People, Skills and Competencies
  • Master the Implementation of the COBIT 5 framework.
  • Study a process capability assessment model.
  • Get exam-ready for the included COBIT 5 Foundation exam.

COBIT 5 Foundation Exam

  • The COBIT 5 Foundation Exam is a 50 question multiple choice test.
  • Candidates are given 40 minutes to complete the exam.
  • The pass mark is 50%.
  • The exam is taken online with a web proctor.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal requirements, but you’ll need a keen interest in the subject.

Additional information

This course is for three months.

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