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Continuing IT Training Program

Cloud Computing I

Program Overview

This course will explore the current state of cloud computing and its common architecture, and examine major software as a service (Saas), platform as a service (PaaS), and infrastructure as a service (IaaS) providers in the market. This course also covers the security and control deficiencies that exist in cloud-based services and Security as a Service as a way to protect against them.

Key Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

Instructional Format

Facilitated classroom discussion and lectures


Three days



Target Audience

Examiners or ITEAs who will lead or participate on level B and A examinations.

This course is open to appropriate staff of the FDIC and partner government regulatory agencies. This course is not open to the public or staff of private banks.


Participants should have completed all of the basic- level.  In addition, this course is geared toward participants who have completed the following:

Pre-Course Assignment


Special Requirements


Post-Course Feedback



This course may provide CPE/CEU credits; however, any credits offered will be handled by the vendor.

More Information

For more information concerning course content and administration, please email Dr. Allen Yarbrough or call (703) 516-1235.

For questions regarding course registration, please contact the CURegistrar.