Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT) Course

Who Should Attend:

ISACA’s Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT) certification is for those aspiring for executive positions. CGEIT empowers you to handle the governance of an entire organization and consider a move to the C-suite, if you aren’t already there.

Course Overview:

The CGEIT Exam Preparation course is an intensive, four-day review program to prepare individuals who are planning to sit for the Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT) exam. The course focuses on the key points covered in the CGEIT Review Manual 8th Edition and includes class lectures, group discussions/activities, exam practice and answer debriefs. The course is intended for individuals with familiarity with and experience in the governance of enterprise IT.


There are no prerequisite requirements for taking the CGEIT Exam Preparation Course or the CGEIT exam; however, in order to apply for CGEIT certification, the candidate must meet the necessary experience requirements determined by ISACA. Refer below link for details:


Course Objectives:

Participants in the CGEIT Exam Preparation course will be provided instruction designed to provide the following:

  • An understanding of the format and structure of the CGEIT certification exam
  • A knowledge of the various topics and technical areas covered by the exam
  • Practice with specific strategies, tips and techniques for taking and passing the exam
  • Opportunities to execute practice questions with debriefs of answers

Course Content:

The CGEIT Exam Preparation Course comprises five primary sections, covering the following topics:

  • General exam information
  • Governance of enterprise IT
  • IT Resources
  • Benefits realization
  • Risk optimization

Course Duration: 4 days


Syllabus Area Title

  • Domain 1: Governance of Enterprise IT
  • Governance Framework
  • Technology Governance
  • Information Governance


  • Domain 2: IT Resources
  • IT Resource Planning
  • IT Resource Optimization


  • Domain 3: Benefits Realization
  • IT Performance and Oversight
  • Management of IT-Enabled Investments


  • Domain 4: Risk Optimization
  • Risk Strategy
  • Risk Management