The COBIT® Foundation course is interactive, classroom-based learning experience. Participants learn about the need for an IT control framework and how COBIT addresses this need by providing a globally accepted IT governance and control framework. This course explains the elements and supporting materials of the COBIT framework using a logical and exampledriven approach for everyone interested in obtaining Foundation-level knowledge of COBIT.


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

Learning Objectives:

At the end of this course, participants will gain competencies in:

  • Identifying how IT management issues affect organizations.
  • Recognizing the need for a control framework driven by the need for IT governance.
  • Understanding the principles of IT governance, how IT governance helps address IT management issues, and who should be responsible for IT governance.
  • Identifying how COBIT meets the requirement for an IT governance framework.
  • Understanding how COBIT is used with other standards and best practices.
  • Identifying the COBIT Framework and all its components — control objectives, control practices, and management guidelines.
  • Understanding how to apply COBIT in a practical situation.
  • Identifying the functions that COBIT provides and the benefits of using COBIT.
  • Identifying how the use of COBIT is supported by ISACA.


  • Master COBIT at a Foundation level.
  • Interact and learn from peers in this intensive, group-learning exercise.
  • The case-study-driven learning enables the participants to apply COBIT in their day-to-day practice.
  • The course is a stepping stone for the COBIT Implementation Methodology course as well as other COBIT courses.
  • Flexible delivery: The course is available in the traditional classroom, virtual classroom, and e-learning formats.


Day 1

  • Course Introduction 
  • Why COBIT? 
  • COBIT: An Introduction
  • Assignment 1: IT Challenges for Callwick
  • The COBIT Cube
  • Assignment 2: Video on Demand is Launched

Day 2

  • The COBIT Components Part 1
  • Assignment 3: Preparing for the Management Meeting
  • The COBIT Components Part 2
  • Assignment 4: The Resolution for Callwick
  • Assurance Guidance 
  • COBIT Resources

Day 3

  • Inter-relationships with other Frameworks, Standards and Regulations
  • Exam Preparation Guide
  • Self Study
  • Exam
  • Closure and Feedback

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