Project Management in Information Technology Security

EC-Council Project Management in Information Technology Security (PMITS) is an E-Business certification project. This project explores on how to manage IT security projects. This project enhances the success rate for both organizations as well as IT managers in any of their IT projects. It acts as an operational framework for users who design their own IT security project plan. This courseware helps the students to reinforce their IT project management skills and provides a roadmap for implementing the IT security in their organizations.
This makes PMITS a relevant milestone towards achieving EC-Council’s Certified E-Business Professional, which also ingrains the learner in the business perspective.
The PMITS standardizes the knowledge base for business professionals by incorporating the best practices followed by experienced experts in the field. The objective of EC-Council’s PMITS is to add value to experienced security professionals by helping them analyze the outcomes of their project. This project provides brief information on various components of IT security plans and legal standards related to corporate IT security.

Course DescriptionWho Should AttendDurationCertificationCourse Outline

Course Description

EC-Council’s program on Project Management in IT Security is a highly interactive 2-day class designed to teach Information Technology Security Professionals real time implementation of project management practices in IT security planning. It comprehensively covers corporate security project plan components, costs involved in security, basis for a successful project, limitations of a Project, corporate strategy and IT security and the influence of corporate culture and policies on IT security.
Students will learn to identify different issues arising during an organization-wide security planning and how to avoid and eliminate them.

Who Should Attend

Management people involved with security planning, Network server administrators, System Administrators and Risk Assessment professionals.


2 days (9:00 – 5:00)


The Project Management in IT Security exam 212-38 will be conducted at the last day of the training. Students need to pass the online Prometric exam to receive the CEP certification.

Course Outline

Module 01: Components of Project Management in IT Security

Module 02: Organizing the IT Security Project
Module 03: Developing the IT Security Project Team
Module 04: Planning the IT Security Project
Module 05: Managing the IT PM
Module 06: Building Quality into IT Security Projects
Module 07: Closing Out the IT PM
Module 08: Define a Corporate IT Project Plan
Module 09: General IT Security Plan
Module 10: IT Operational Security Plan

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