Training

Employee Education is the Best Defense for Protecting your Organization’s Data Assets.

In conjunction with the North America Community Meeting, four training courses are available, allowing attendees to make the most of their travel time and budgets. The trainings will take place at the Pan Pacific Hotel.

Internal Security Assessor Training |  27-28 September  

 

The Internal Security Assessor (ISA) Program provides large merchants, acquiring banks and processors the opportunity to build their internal PCI Security Standards expertise and strengthen their approach to payment data security, as well as increase their efficiency in compliance with the PCI Data Security Standards. To address concerns about PCI compliance and card data security, the PCI Security Standards Council operates the Internal Security Assessor Program to assist firms seeking to educate their employees on PCI compliance regulations. The program trains, tests and certifies organizations and individuals to assess and validate adherence to PCI Security Standards.

Qualified Security Assessor Training | 27-28 September and 2-3 October

 

Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) training provides instruction on how to conduct assessments of merchants, institutions and service providers who must be compliant with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). Sponsored by their employer to attend this training, a QSA is equipped to audit processes and systems and generate and submit appropriate compliance reports on behalf of their clients. Through this QSA training course, you will become an expert on the requirements for PCI compliance and have an impact on the consistent and proper application of security measures and controls for your clients.

PA-QSA Training | 2-3 October

 

PA-QSA training provides you the tools to become an expert on the requirements for PA-DSS compliance and have an impact on the consistent and proper application of security measures and controls for your client’s payment applications. Enrollment is restricted to existing QSAs only.

Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) Training | 4-5 October

 

P2PE training provides instruction on how to conduct P2PE solution and components assessments in accordance with the Point to Point Encryption Standard (P2PE). Sponsored by their employer to attend this training, a QSA(P2PE)/PA-QSA(P2PE) is equipped to audit P2PE Solutions and components and submit appropriate reports on behalf of their clients. Through this P2PE training course, you will become an expert on the requirements for P2PE compliance and have an impact on the security of P2PE solutions and components in the marketplace. Please note: Only PA-QSA (P2PE)s may assess P2PE Applications.