Participant Commitments

  1. Attend three weekend meetings
  2. Attend an all day meeting at each of two annual CISOA conferences
  3. Attend four (or more) meetings with assigned mentors
  4. Complete all assigned case studies as homework and participate in class discussions
  5. Arrange for the payment of :
  • The attendance fee ($1,699 for California Community College applicants; $2,000 for all other applicants, non-refundable)
  • All meal, hotel, and travel costs including airlines and ground transportation. (The program will provide complementary meals at two breakfasts and one lunch during each weekend meeting.)
  •  One annual CISOA Conference fee at the beginning of the program only if attending other conference activities. (Participation in the CISO Certification Program includes a complimentary conference pass to the annual CISOA Conference occurring at the end of the program).