Excellence, Innovation and Technological Foresight
  • Last Update: Apr 16, 2023

About This Course

Course Overview

COBIT 5 is the only business framework for the governance and management of enterprise IT. Launched in April 2012, COBIT 5 helps maximize the value of information by incorporating the latest thinking in enterprise governance and management techniques, and provides globally accepted principles, practices, analytical tools and models to help increase the trust in, and value from, information systems. Learn the importance of an effective framework to enable business value. Delve into the elements of ISACA’s evolutionary framework to understand how COBIT 5 covers the business end-to-end and helps you effectively govern and manage enterprise IT. Developed for anyone interested in obtaining foundation-level knowledge of COBIT, the course explains the COBIT framework and supporting materials in a logical and example-driven approach.

Who Should Attend

A wide range of business managers, IT management consultants, IT governance professionals, and auditors who wish to gain a better understanding of COBIT 5 and what the framework can provide their organization.

Course Objectives

This COBIT 5 Foundation course is designed as an introduction to COBIT 5 and enables you to understand how an integrated business framework for the governance and management of enterprise IT can be utilized to achieve IT business integration, cost reductions and increased productivity. The syllabus areas that this course is designed to cover are: · How IT management issues are affecting organizations · The need for an effective framework to govern and manage enterprise IT · How COBIT meets the requirement for an IT governance framework · How COBIT is used with other standards and best practices · The functions that COBIT provides and the benefits of using COBIT · The COBIT Framework and all the components of COBIT · How to apply COBIT in a practical situation.


There are no formal prerequisites. However, it is recommended that participants have experience in the IT governance domain.