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Cobit Foundation 5

  • Course Code COBF
  • Duration 3 days

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Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:

  • Company Event

    Event at company

  • Public Classroom

    Traditional Classroom Learning

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Course Overview


COBIT 5 provides a comprehensive framework that assists enterprises in achieving their objectives for the governance and management of enterprise IT. It helps enterprises create optimal value from IT by maintaining a balance between realizing benefits, and optimizing risk levels and resource use. COBIT 5 enables IT to be governed and managed in a holistic manner for the entire enterprise, taking in both the full end-to-end business and IT functional areas of responsibility, while considering the IT-related interests of internal and external stakeholders. COBIT 5 is generic and useful for enterprises of all sizes, including commercial, not-for-profit, or public sector.

In this course interactive course, you will learn about the need for an IT governance framework and how COBIT addresses this need by providing the latest insights into enterprise-wide governance of IT. Using a logical and example-driven approach, you will cover the elements and supporting materials of the COBIT framework.

Important information regarding your COBIT 5 exam: Students taking this course will receive an exam voucher to take the COBIT 5 exam in an online, proctored format. There is no paper-based COBIT 5 Foundation exam administered in class.

Course Schedule

    • Delivery Format: Public Classroom
    • Date: 17-19 March, 2019
    • Location: Cairo-Sheraton


    • Delivery Format: Public Classroom
    • Date: 14-16 April, 2019
    • Location: Cairo-Sheraton


    • Delivery Format: Public Classroom
    • Date: 14-16 April, 2019
    • Location: Doha
    • Delivery Format: Public Classroom
    • Date: 14-16 July, 2019
    • Location: Cairo-Sheraton


Target Audience

Business managers, IT management consultants, IT governance professionals, and auditors who wish to gain a better understanding of COBIT 5 and what it can provide their organization

Course Objectives

  • Key challenges of using IT
  • IT governance concepts and benefits
  • COBIT 5 framework, principles, and enablers
  • Relationship between stakeholder needs and governance
  • Implementation approach for using COBIT 5
  • Structure of COBIT 5 process reference model
  • Governance and management domains
  • Components of COBIT 5 processes
  • Need for capability assessments
  • COBIT 5 ISO/IEC 15504 approach
  • Application of COBIT 4 maturity model approach with COBIT 5
  • Other COBIT 5 enablers for IT governance and management

Course Content


Day 1

  • 1. IT Governance and Management Challenges
  • 2. Introduction to COBIT 5
  • 3. Meeting Stakeholder Needs
  • 4. Enabling Processes

Day 2

  • 5. COBIT Processes
  • 6. COBIT Process Components
  • 7. Process Capability Assessments
  • 8. Other Governance and Management Enablers

Day 3

  • 1. Exam Preparation Guidance
  • 2. Key COBIT 5 Facts
  • 3. Practice Exam
  • 4. Self Study

Course Prerequisites

  • There are no prerequisites for this course.

Test Certification


This course is part of the following programs or tracks:

  • COBIT Foundation

Follow on Courses

  • There are no follow-ons for this course.

Further Information


There are no specific requirements for pre-reading, although it is recommended that attendees acquire and familiarize themselves with the COBIT 5 Framework, which can be downloaded from