The Certified Authorization Professional (CAP) Certification is one of the available certifications from (ISC)2. CAP certification is an objective measure of the knowledge, skills and abilities required for personnel involved in the process of authorizing and maintaining information systems.
CAP credential applies to those responsible for formalizing processes used to assess risk and establish security requirements and documentation.
The ideal candidate should have experience, skills or knowledge in:
Information risk management
1-2 years of general technical experience
2 years of general systems experience
1-2 years of database/systems development/network experience
Information security policy
Technical or auditing experience within government, the U.S. Department of Defense, the financial or health care industries, and/or auditing firms
Strong familiarity with NIST documentation
Please visit, (ISC)2 CAP Practice Tests for more information on exam details.