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Assessing the Cybersecurity of New or Existing IACS Systems (IC33M)

Our popular cybersecurity assessment course (IC33M) is now available on-demand! Learn the skills you need to assess the cybersecurity of any Industrial Automation and Control System (IACS)—anytime, anywhere!

Based on our ISA/IEC 62443, the world’s only consensus-based series of IACS Standards, our popular Assessing the Cybersecurity of New or Existing IACS Systems (IC33M) course is vitally important training in ensuring security for both new and existing IACS systems. 

Comprised of six (6) instructional modules course which include interactive review and video lab demonstrations. You can pause and resume course training at your own schedule and pace; and you have a year from date of purchase to complete the modules. 

You’ll learn the skills and knowledge necessary to:

  • Organize and perform cybersecurity vulnerability and risk assessments 
  • Develop a cybersecurity requirements specification (CRS) document for outlining crucial cybersecurity requirements 


Plus! This course starts you on the learning path to earn your certificate as an ISA Cybersecurity Risk Assessment Specialist and you can ultimately earn your Cybersecurity Expert certificate.


Not sure if IC33M is right for you?  

Find out if your cybersecurity assessment knowledge is Novice or Expert!  

Play our free Cybersecurity Assessment Challenge Game

This jeopardy-style game takes between 15-20 minutes to complete. Your score will determine your current cybersecurity skill and knowledge level for the topic of cyber assessments. Note: If you log out of the game before completion, your game answers to that point will not be saved.

Modular delivery fits the way you want to learn! 

On-demand course delivery lets you learn anytime, anywhere at your own pace from your desktop or any mobile device you choose!

  • Learn when and where you want
  • Pause and resume training at your own schedule and pace
  • One year from date of purchase to complete and reference module(s) 
  • Interactive learning  
  • No travel or hotel expense

Course Details  

What the course includes: 

1. On-demand modules with video lab demonstrations listed below:

  • Module 1: Preparing for an Assessment (Approx. 95 minutes) 
  • Module 2: Cybersecurity Vulnerability Assessment (Approx. 35 minutes)
  • Module 3: Conducting Vulnerability Assessments (Approx. 102 minutes) 
  • Module 4: Cyber Risk Assessments (Approx. 69 minutes)
  • Module 5: Conducting Cyber Risk Assessments (Approx. 80 minutes)
  • Module 6: Documentation (Approx. 15 minutes)  

2. A viewable version of ISA standards for course reference

  • ISA/IEC 62443-1-1
  • ISA/IEC 62443-2-1
  • ISA/IEC 62443-3-3
  • ISA/IEC 62443-2 (draft version) 

3. ISA’s Cybersecurity Assessment Challenge – a Jeopardy-style review game which can be used as a review for the certification exam (Free Add-On)  

4. Exam registration for ISA/IEC 62443 Cybersecurity Risk Assessment Specialist  

5. IC33M Note Set

6. Access to materials for up to one year  

COURSE DETAILS: Course: IC33M Length: Six modules CEUs: 0.7 Price: $2000 List/$1600 ISA Member

Certificate Program: ISA/IEC 62443 Cybersecurity Risk Assessment Specialist - Part of the ISA/IEC 62443 Cybersecurity Certificate Program. After successfully completing the course, students should call ISA Customer Service at 919-549-8411 to request their Eligibility code for Cybersecurity Certificate 2 Exam. Once this code is issued, students may schedule to take the exam with Prometrics.

RECOMMENDED PRE-REQUISITE: ISA Course IC32 or equivalent knowledge/experience. 


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