Governance and Management of Energy Cybersecurity

An Interactive 5 - Day Training Course

Governance and Management of Energy Cybersecurity

Planning, Evaluating, Running, and Monitoring the Security of your Energy Assets

Classroom Dates
02 - 06 Sep 2024
10 - 14 Feb 2025

This Governance and Management of Energy Cybersecurity training course covers the activities involved in the planning, evaluation, running, and monitoring the security of your energy assets. The cyberspace and all it entails including the Energy Sector is no longer the same due to the threats of cybersecurity breaches. These cybersecurity violations have demonstrated that no system, no matter how carefully designed, is secure. The scale, significance, and damage of such incident are vast.

By attending this training course you will get a deep understanding of the crucial steps that are required to plan and manage the protection and defense of your energy and power plants from cyberattacks. The major cybersecurity incidents and breaches clearly indicate that the security of critical infrastructures in the energy sector are more vulnerable than ever. Protecting Cyber-physical systems in the Energy Sector requires proper cybersecurity governance and management best practices.

By the end of this training course, the participants will be able to:

  • Understand the Energy Sector environment and explain its architecture
  • List and explain how cybersecurity is applied to critical infrastructures
  • List and describe the various cybersecurity management frameworks
  • Apply the IEC/ISA CSMS to your organization
  • Analyze the guidance on the IEC/ISA CSMS

Participants to this course will receive a thorough training using several techniques that include coverage of material, discussions, breakout exercises, videos, and tests. The hands-on breakout exercises will be performed in groups and will enable participant to apply the material to real world scenarios with active discussions with other members of the group.

The organisation will benefit from understanding the principles of cybersecurity of the Energy Sector with emphasis on the governance and management aspects and how these can be applied.

The organisation will benefit from this training course through:

  • Enhancing analytical and problem solving skills
  • Learning how to analyze the cybersecurity of Energy and Power infrastructures
  • Being able to apply cybersecurity governance and management best practices
  • Learning how to perform cybersecurity risk assessment
  • Apply cybersecurity management systems
  • Developing cybersecurity plans including those for monitoring, event management, and incident response
  • Becoming adaptive and improve their cybersecurity while at the same time serve stakeholders and the public at the highest level

The participants will gain or enhance their understanding and application of cybersecurity governance and  management. The training course will be of personal benefit to delegates by enabling them to:

  • Understand how attacks happen in an Energy Sector environment
  • Understand cybersecurity management frameworks and designing cybersecurity countermeasures
  • Develop various cybersecurity plans including information monitoring and incident response
  • Apply best practices of cybersecurity governance and management
  • Apply methods to perform cybersecurity risk assessment and mitigation
  • Recognize the need and benefits of cybersecurity management frameworks
  • Understand and apply the IEC/ISA 62443 cybersecurity management system

This training course is intended for people involved in operations, software, services, Energy and Power infrastructure, IT experts, as well as researchers and consultants involved in cybersecurity, management, big data, communications, project management and energy and power plants.

This training course is suitable for a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit: 

  • IT, OT, and Cybersecurity Professionals
  • Operators and Professionals in the Energy Sector
  • Process control facilities
  • Enterprises involved in the design of Energy and Power plants
  • Project Managers
  • Technology Engineers, Chief Technology Officers (CTOs) and Chief Information Officers (CIOs)
  • Strategic Development Personnel
  • Operators, Engineers, Managers, and Researchers
  • Energy, Power, and Cybersecurity Industry Consultants


  • Overview of Energy Cybersecurity
  • Differences between Governance and Management
  • Cybersecurity governance
  • Cybersecurity management
  • Cybersecurity risk and assessment
  • Safety Culture 


  • Industrial Cybersecurity vs IT Cybersecurity
  • IACS: Industrial Automation and Control System
  • Cyber-physical systems and OT cybersecurity
  • Safety critical and Security critical infrastructures
  • Cybersecurity risk
  • TARA: Threat analysis and risk assessment
  • Cybersecurity countermeasures


  • Cybersecurity management systems (CSMS)
  • Cybersecurity frameworks
  • ISO/IEC 27001/2
  • NIST Cyber Security Framework (CSF)
  • NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-53
  • COBIT 5
  • HITRUST Common Security Framework (CSF) 


  • Elements of the IEC/ISA 62443 CSMS
  • Risk analysis
  • Addressing risk with the IEC/ISA 62443 CSMS
  • Selected security countermeasures and implementation
  • Monitoring and improving the IEC/ISA 62443 CSMS 


  • Guidance for developing the elements of a CSMS
  • Process to develop a CSMS
  • Apply the IEC/ISA CSMS
  • CSMS Audit Assessments
  • CSMS Self-assessment

We offer two main training formats to cater to different preferences and needs: 

  • Classroom Training Delivery – Our traditional classroom-based training courses provide a face-to-face learning experience with subject matter experts. You’ll benefit form in-person interactions, hands-on exercises, and a structured classroom environment.
  • Online Training Delivery – We also offer convenient live/online training courses that you can access from anywhere with a stable internet connection. These courses provided flexibility and allow you to learn anywhere, making them suitable for busy schedules or remote learning.

The Energy Training Centre Certificate of Completion with corresponding learning hours who has successfully completed the training course.

Yes, we provide assistance by issuing a Letter of Invitation stating that you are confirmed to attend our training.

We value transparency and are happy to provide our instructor’s profiles upon request. If you would like to learn more about our instructor’s’ qualifications, expertise, and experiences, please email us at

Yes, we do. We provide tailored training courses designed to meet the specific requirement of larger group of individuals. These customized training courses can be conducted both classroom and online formats, allowing you the flexibility to choose you preferred dates and duration.

Please contact us at to discuss your group’s training needs, and we’ll work with you to create a personalized training course that aligns with your objectives.

We have multiple international training venues. You may find this through our website link: 

Our training courses are held at our partnered hotels within the city included within our training

Yes, here are the following options we can offer to assist you:

  • Corporate Discount – We can extend our corporate discount to participants staying at the same hotel, if we have any. Please enquire about the availability of this discount when you register for the training course.
  • Nearby Hotel Suggestions – If you prefer other accommodations, we can provide a list of nearby hotels to suit your needs and budget.

Feel free to go through hotel booking platforms on the internet to find the most cost-effective for you.

No, we do not provide job placement services after the training course. However, we are confident that our training course equips you with the necessary tools and knowledge to enhance you career prospects and promote career growth. Our training course are designed to empower you with valuable skills and expertise to excel in your chosen field.

  • Tuition fee for a 5-day training course
  • Provision of a world-class subject matter expert to deliver this training
  • Meeting at a hotel venue corresponding to your chosen session
  • Welcome food and drinks, AM / PM snack, and Lunch
  • Digital course materials (e-Tablet)
  • Course completion certificates
  • Designing and administration of Pre-& Post Course Assessments
  • Preparation of participant’s Performance and Appraisal Report, if required
  • Issuance of Letter of Invitation for delegates needed visa processing, if required
  • Tuition fee for a 5-day online training course
  • Provision of a world-class subject matter expert to deliver this training through live/virtual delivery
  • An electronic copy of the training manual and relevant hand-outs
  • Issuance of The Energy Training Centre e-Certificate of Completion
  • Administration of Pre-& Post Workshop Assessments
  • Link access of online platform acceptable to both parties

Certainly, we do provide corporate rates tailored for organizations seeking to enrol multiple employees in our training programs. To facilitate this, we encourage you to make a formal request via email addressed to We’ll be delighted to discuss and offer a suitable arrangement for your corporate needs.

Yes, special discounts are available upon request if you have more than one registrant for a course. For further information please email us at

We offer two convenient payment options:

  • Bank Transfer – You can make payment via bank transfer. Once your registration is confirmed, you will receive an invoice with the banking details for the transfer. We would require you to supply a swift copy for us to confirm receipt of funds.
  • Payment Link – Alternatively, we provide a secure payment link that you can use to complete your payment after your registration has been confirmed.

Upon receipt of your registration details sent via email at, we will send you the following by e-mail within 24-48 hours of registration.

  • Joining Instructions
  • Invoice/receipt (where appropriate)

 If you register online, you will receive an e-mail on the same day confirming your registration.

There are two convenient options to register for a training course:

  • Online Registration Form – Register for your desired training course by completing the online registration form available on our website. Simple click on the registration button or select your preferred dates and provide the requested information.
  • Email Registration – You can email us your intention to register at Our team will guide you through the registration process and provide assistance you may need.

Yes, we do allow registration transfers in the event that you are unable to attend the training course. To initiate a transfer, please send us an official email requesting the change. We’ll guide you through the transfer process and ensure a smooth transition of your registration to another eligible participant.

Our training course sessions are scheduled and posted on our website for your convenience. However, we understand that there may be specific requirement for your group. If you have a preferred venue and specific training dates in mind, please feel free to propose them to us by clicking on the button “Propose you preferred location & date” of your preferred training course.

Our course timings slightly vary between the cities we offer our training courses. Please let us know of your preferred course and session (dates/venue) through email at Alternatively, you may call/WhatsApp us at +971 50 746 0956.

We understand that time zones may be different between our Senior Consultants and our delegates. Our standard online course timings (11:00 AM to 4:00 PM, GMT+4 – Dubai, UAE) may be adjusted upon confirming the programme. Our team shall communicate between the confirmed registered delegates and suggested a suitable course timing for all.

Our standard course duration for our classroom programmes is 6 hours per day while our online session is 5 hours per day.

Our training programmes are designed to be concise yet comprehensive, focusing on professional development. The duration varies based on the specific course content and objectives – we normally offer programmes between 5 – 10 days. However, our emphasis lies in delivering interactive and engaging sessions that prioritize depth of learning within a condensed timeframe. This approach ensures participants acquire substantial knowledge and skills efficiently.

We have been assessed by TUV Rheinland Middle East FZE and comply with Quality Management System standards – ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 29993:2017, ensuring a commitment to quality and excellence in our operations and services.

Our training courses span across diverse industries, encompassing sectors such as but not limited to:

  • Power & Utilities
  • Oil & Gas
  • Financial Institutions
  • Government and Regulatory bodies
  • Manufacturing & Production Industry

Our commitment lies in continuously refining and expanding our training course offerings to align with evolving industry landscapes. We encourage individuals to explore our website or engage with our dedicated support team for the latest information on available courses, ensuring access to the most pertinent and current educational resources.

Yes, Energy Training Centre is an ILM Recognised Provider (ID# 002398B), authorized to register learners and offer training courses recognized by ILM. Participants seeking ILM Recognised Certification would need to complete an assessment post the ILM Recognised courses. ILM is a renowned provider of leadership and management qualifications, part of the City and Guilds Group. Additionally, our company is a CPD Certified Training Company, ensuring our commitment to continuous professional development standards.