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COBIT Foundation

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Full Time

The COBIT® 5 Foundation course is a two to three-day, interactive, classroom-based learning experience about the COBIT 5 framework. It covers COBIT® 5 overview, principles, enablers, implementation and Process Capability Assessment. 

Participants learn about the need for an IT control framework and how COBIT addresses this need by providing a globally accepted business framework for governance and management of enterprise IT. 

This course is delivered through our partner, an accredited training organization with APMG International, UK/USA to administer COBIT education and certifications. 


At the end of this course, participants will gain competencies in:  

    • Key IT management issues and challenges of adopting IT Governance. 
    • IT governance concepts and business benefits of COBIT® 5 framework. 
    • COBIT® 5 framework and principles for management and governance of Enterprise IT, and COBIT® 5 ENABLERS.   
    • Governance and management of IT in a holistic manner for the entire enterprise. 
    • Relationship between stakeholder, enterprise and IT goals. 
    • Governance and management domains.
    • Implementation approach for COBIT® 5. 
    • Structure of the COBIT® 5 process-reference model and processes. 
    • Process capability assessments including ISO/IEC 15504 approach. 

  • Business managers and C-Level Executives and Board Members who wish to understand their role in entrenching IT Management and Governance good practices.
  • IT/IS and Internal Auditors who would like to gain a better understanding of COBIT® 5 as a basis for their IT Assurance responsibilities.  
  • IT/IS Management consultants and IT governance professionals who want to learn about the benefits for their organization, obtain Foundation-level knowledge of COBIT® 5 and earn COBIT® 5 Foundation Certification.  


There are no formal prerequisites. It is recommended that participants have experience in the IT governance domain. 


Participants will receive a copy of the classroom presentation material. Case study and workbook. COBIT ® 5 laminate: quick reference to key COBIT® 5 concepts and contents, and useful resource for the COBIT® 5 Foundation examination. 


The exam is in closed-book format, with 50 multiple-choice questions in forty minutes. The pass score is 50%. 

  1. Inductions;
  2. Module 1: COBIT® 5 Overview;  
  3. Module 2: The COBIT® 5 Principles; 
  4. Module 3: The COBIT ® 5 Enablers; 
  5. Module 4: COBIT ® 5 Implementation; 
  6. Module 5: Process Capability Assessments;  
  7. Test Exam; 
  8. Wrap Up; 
  9. COBIT 5 Foundation Exam.