Best Practice
Consultancy & Training
Effective Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) related programmes
Comprehensive portfolio of public and in-house training programmes

COBIT 5 Foundation Training Certification

Training Topic: 
IT Governance
Training Framework/Standard: 

Analytix is an APMG Accredited Training Organisation delivering accredited COBIT Training Courses.

Information is a key resource for all organisations, and from the time that information is created to the moment that it is destroyed, technology plays a significant role. Information technology has advanced and become pervasive in organisations and in social, public and business environments.

As a result, today, more than ever, organisations and their executives strive to:

  • Maintain high-quality information to support business decisions.
  • Generate business value from it-enabled investments, i.e., achieve strategic goals and realise business benefits through effective and innovative use of it.
  • Achieve operational excellence through the reliable and efficient application of technology.
  • Maintain it-related risk at an acceptable level.
  • Optimise the cost of it services and technology.
  • Comply with ever-increasing relevant laws, regulations, contractual agreements and policies.


CobiT® 5 provides a comprehensive framework that assists organisations in achieving their objectives for the governance and management of enterprise IT.

Session 1: Course Introduction and Overview of the CobiT® 5 Framework

Session 2: Meeting the Stakeholder’s Needs

  • CobiT® 5 goals cascade.
  • Using the CobiT® 5 Goals Cascade - Linking organisational goals to IT-related goals
  • Achieving IT-related goals through the optimal use and execution of all IT enablers, including processes.
  • Management questions that stakeholders may have about IT

Session 3:  Covering the organisation End-to-End

  • How CobiT® 5 integrates IT Governance into Corporate Governance
  • Governance enablers and scope
  • Roles, activities and relationships

Session 4: Applying a Single Integrated Framework

  • CobiT® 5 Framework Integrator
  • CobiT® 5 Product Family

Session 5: Enabling a Holistic Approach

  • CobiT® 5 Enablers
  • Systemic Governance and Management Through Interconnected Enablers
  • CobiT® 5 Enabler Dimensions
  • Example of Enablers in Practice

Session 6: Separating Governance from Management

  • Governance and Management
  • Interactions Between Governance and Management
  • CobiT® 5 Process Reference Model

Session 7:  CobiT® 5 Implementation Guidance

  • Considering the Organisations Context
  • Creating the Appropriate Environment
  • Recognising Pain Points and Trigger Events
  • A Life Cycle Approach

Session 8: The CobiT® 5 Process Capability Model

  • CobiT® 5 Process Capability Model in the COBIT Assessment Programme approach
  • Differences Between the  CobiT® 4.1 Maturity Model and the  CobiT® 5 Process Capability Model

Session 9: Examination Requirements and Preparation

On completion of the course, delegates will be able to:

  • Understand IT Governance process theory and the business expectations of what IT has to deliver.
  • IT Governance control audit requirements.
  • How to conduct a situational assessment of IT’s maturity and measure IT’s performance.
  • The relevance of CobiT® 5 as an IT control framework, the high level principles of CobiT® 5, as well as a practical approach to implementing the management guidelines
  • Providing a perspective of the complimentary roles that CobiT®5, ITIL® and ISO/IEC 27002 play in establishing a comprehensive IT Governance framework.
  • How to measure the effectiveness of IT


  • CIO’s
  • IT Directors
  • IT Managers
  • IT Process Owners
  • Project Managers
  • Operation Managers
  • Business Managers
  • ICT Consultants
  • IT Auditors
  • Internal Auditors
  • Exam requirements:
    • 50 Questions
    • 40 minutes
    • Closed book
    • 50% pass required
  • Exam Preparation:
    • Approximately 2 hours
    • Comprises syllabus review
    • Test questions
    • Analytix Examination Cram Sheet Included

APMG Examination Terms and Conditions: http://www.apmg-international.com/en/legal-policies/terms-conditions.aspx


APMG COBIT® 5 Examinations FAQs: http://www.apmg-international.com/faq.aspx?category=COBIT+5+FAQs&btnSubmit=Open