FRSecure CISSP Mentor Program

What is FRSecure's CISSP Mentor Program?

Our way of helping to fill the shortage of security experts

FRSecure has a goal of changing a broken industry. There are many ways to accomplish this objective, such as setting high assessment standards, using proprietary reporting methods that are easy to understand, and hiring expert talent, just to name a few.

One unique approach we use at FRSecure to bring about change is our Certified Information Systems Security (CISSP) Mentor Program. The global dilemma around cybersecurity talent has been a feature of the security and risk management landscape for many years, and research forecasts prior to the Coronavirus pandemic showed that there would be 3.5 million open cybersecurity positions by 2021.

By design, this program is provided at no cost to any participants as a way to help fill those open positions with good, qualified people—by preparing them for the CISSP certification exam.

2022 Registration

Registration for the 2022 CISSP Mentor Program is now open!


CISSP Training Program FAQ

Yes. Session recordings and slides are made available to all participants via email after each session, and they can be accessed via FRSecure’s YouTube channel.

You will not need EventBrite tickets to attend class. Sessions are hosted on YouTube live, and the link to join will be emailed the day of each session. If you’ve not received an email from us, please check your spam folder, ensure that you allow emails from EventBrite and FRSecure, and check the study group before reaching out to us.

There will be a session recording and slides made available to all participants via email, and they can be accessed via FRSecure’s YouTube channel.

Attendees can cancel free registrations in the Tickets section of their Eventbrite account.

We are unfortunately unable to offer CPE credits to attendees for this course. Due to the way the course is structured, we cannot verify attendance for the sessions. However, for CISSP and CISM you can self report taking the course and claim CPEs that way.

Below is the 2022 course schedule. Each live session will be from 6pm-8pm CT.

April 11: Introduction
April 13: Domain 1: Security & Risk Management
April 20: Domains 2 & 3: Asset Security & Security Architecture
April 25: Domain 3: Security Architecture & Engineering
April 27: Domain 3: Security Architecture & Engineering
May 2: Domain 4: Communication & Network Security
May 4: Domain 4: Communication & Network Security
May 9: BREAK
May 11: Domain 5: Identity & Access Management
May 16: Domain 6: Security Assessment & Testing
May 18: Domain 7: Security Operations
May 23: Domain 7 & 8: Security Operations & Software Development Security
May 25: Review & Exam Prep
June 1: Final Exam Prep

This program is now, always has been, and always will be free. It is led by volunteers whose mission is to fix the broken information security industry. One of the ways we can accomplish this is by removing barriers to entry in the infosec field.

You will only be responsible for purchasing the textbook and covering the exam costs should you decide to take it.

Sign up for free via EventBrite when registration opens.

Main: Title: The Official (ISC)2 CISSP CBK Reference, Sixth Edition (Paperback) by Arthur J. Deane, & Aaron Kraus. Language: English ISBN-10: 111978990, ISBN-13: 978-1119789994

Not covered, but helpful: CISSP: 2 Books in 1: The Complete Beginner’s Guide to Learn the Fundamentals of Information System Security + Tips and Strategies to Pass the CISSP Exam on Your First Attempt (Paperback) by Robert Preston. ISBN-13 : 979-8639674624

2022 Course Materials

CISSP Training Instructors

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Evan Francen

CEO & Founder


Brad Nigh

Brad Nigh

Principal Security Consultant


Ryan Cloutier

Ryan Cloutier



Ron Woerner

Ron Woerner

CEO & President


Chris Foulon

Chris Foulon

Cyber Risk Consultant/Coach

CPF Coaching

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