Career after becoming CISA

CISA certified professional shows that you have to meet the worldwide accepted standards for auditing, security, and control of Information technology and now ready to work as Information Systems Audit Managers, Information System Auditors or Security consultants. The career path as a CISA certified professional is rather rewarding.

Why CISA Certifications

CISA enables you to be recognized, not only domestically, but at an international level, as a professional with knowledge, skills, and the credibility to offer opinions and solutions, and to audit all areas related to information systems.

CISA demonstrates your proven experience in helping enterprises navigate a complex and evolving regulatory landscape, leverage standards and expertise, and reducing the complexity and time necessary to manage vulnerabilities, measure security and ensure compliance.

When you can add “Certified” to the Information Systems Auditor title on your resume, other professionals will see that you are a qualified and acknowledged expert who has been tested, proven and who continues to develop in the field.

When you perform an audit as a CISA, you will have an added level of confidence that academic degrees alone cannot match. Your certification will also give you an edge when it comes time to negotiate salary or a consultation fee.

CISA certification

The CISA Certification is focused on providing an improved understanding of Security Audit Processes and better awareness of how to protect Information Systems.

CISA Course Content:

The content of the exam is continuously modified to reflect changes in technology and practices. Every five years or sooner, a thorough job practice analysis is conducted to determine the tasks and knowledge required of individuals aspiring to become CISAs. Below are the various content areas and examination weighting percentage.

    The IS Audit Process (10%)

    IT Governance (15%)

    Systems and Infrastructure Life Cycle Management (16%)

    IT Service Delivery and Support (14%)

    Protection of Information Assets (31%)

    Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery (14%)

Comparison with Other Professional Certifications

Certification CIA US CPA US CMA US CISA CA (India)
Affiliation Institute of Internal auditors- IIA American Institute of Certified public Accountant-AICPA Institute of Management Accountants- IMA USA Information Systems Audit and Control Association-ISACA Institute of Chartered accountants of India – ICAI
Careers Options Internal Audit External audit, Corporate finance- Global companies Business finance, Finance planning, analysis Information system audit External audit, Corporate finance- Indian companies
Exam Parts 3 parts 4 exams 2 parts 1 exam 3 levels
Duration 10 months 10 months 8 Months 6 months 4 years
Exam pattern Objective Objective and SIMs based- Case laws Objective and SIMs based- Case laws Objective Descriptive
Passing percentage 60% 55% 50% 55% 5%
Passing exam scores 75% 75% 75% 50% 50% aggregate

Who should become a CISA?

This training course is intended for professionals who have 3-5 years of recent full-time professional work experience in information security management and auditing.

Internal and external auditors (both IT and financial)

Compliance officers

Finance/CPA professionals

Information security professionals

Risk management professionals

IT professionals & management

Job positions after CISA

  • Internal auditor
  • Public accounting auditor
  • IS analyst
  • IT audit manager
  • IT project manager
  • IT security officer
  • Network operation security engineer
  • Cyber security professional
  • IT consultant
  • IT risk and assurance manager
  • Privacy officer
  • Chief information officer

Why Delphi?

Online and Classroom Training

Learn from CISA Certified Industry Experts and Prepare yourself for CISA certification.

Best CISA Study Material

Hard Copy and Soft Copy of Study Notes

Online CISA Course Materials

Presentation, Case Studies, Practical Exercises and Quiz or Assignments with explanation.

24×7 Online CISA Course Forum

Doubt solving forum to interact with faculty & fellow students.

Assignments & Cases

Work on real time cases from different Domains.

24×7 Online Access

24×7 Access to Course Material (Unlocked Excel Models, Presentations, etc)

Exam Pass Guarantee

We guarantee you’ll pass your exam on the first attempt. Learn more.

How to Become a CISA?


Register for the CISA Exam

There is no prerequisite to take this exam. As long as you have given this a good thought and believe that the CISA exam is useful for your career, go ahead. You can become a member of ISACA to get daily updates, networking with other ISACA certified professionals and also get discount on exams


Complete the CISA Exam

It is a 4-hour exam consisting of 150 questions in multiple choice format. Anyone can take the exam as long as they pay the registration fees. You must pass with a score of at least 450.


Fulfill the Experience Requirement

You need to have at least 5 years of experience in information system auditing, control or security.The work experience must be gained within 10 years preceding the application date, or within 5 years from the date of passing the exam


Maintain the Certification

Maintain CISA active status by paying the maintenance fees and fulfilling the CPE requirements. You’ll need to have at least 20 contact hours per year, and 120 contact hours within a fixed 3-year period.

CISA Course Trainer

Alex Mattew


Mr. Avijit Goswami, an educationist possessing the qualities of a leader has come back to India to launch his education venture with the objective of providing the opportunities to the Indian students to secure foreign qualifications and relevant certifications in their chosen field of profession. He worked for more than 16 years in different Professional capacities in various sectors of the industries abroad and he also had run successfully his Education Institute in Gulf countries for more than 8 years.

CISA Course Highlights

Self Paced

ELearning at your own pace

  • 300+ Exam Success Slides
  • 4500+ Practice Questions
  • 365 Days of Access to eLearning Portal
  • 24*7 Support

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Live Instructor Led Online Classes

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  • 4500+ Practice Questions
  • 365 Days of Access to eLearning Portal
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Corporate or One to One Training

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CISA Course FAQs

Frequently asked questions for CISA Course

For live virtual classes, it will take 30-40 hours to complete the course.
You have a maximum of three attempts to pass the CISA certification exam. Delphi provides guidance and support for learners to help them pass the exam
You can re-attempt it immediately, but you have a maximum of three total attempts
Upon successful completion of the course and passing the exam, you will receive the certificate through our Learning Management System, which you can download or share via email or Linkedin.
Yes, we provide practice test after each Domain. As part of our course to help you prepare for the actual certification exam.
Our exam pass guarantee gives you confidence that we will support your learning until you pass your CISA exam. We guarantee that you will pass your CISA exam after completing our CISA Class. All we require is for you to take the exam within 90 days of completing the class, attend all class days and complete all class assignments
The exam consists of 200 multiple-choice questions within a 4-hour time limit
We at Delphi has our own proven methodology – we do not follow competitors and other service providers as we believe in delivering education and make careers which is associated with value addition.

In Delphi, the teaching aim is to make careers and not to only earn money. If the candidate attends the lecture, he will pass based on our learning pattern. If he is not successful, we do not leave our student and we offer re-take in the up-coming sessions.

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