Certified Security Leadership Officer (CSLO)

Certified Security Leadership Officer (CSLO)

Stone River eLearning
Updated Mar 04, 2020

Course Overview

The Certified Security Leadership Officer (CSLO) is a vendor-neutral certification designed for mid and upper-level managers as well as any professionals who are seeking to increase their knowledge in the IT security field. This certification is offered by Mile2 and the course is based on the recommended curriculum. The course is designed in way that enables the students to gain an essential understanding of current security issues, best practices, and technology. A CSLO certified professional can be seen as the bridge between the cyber-security team and operations as well as business management. The course covers the fundamental topics such as networking, applications management, hardware architecture, information assurance, security policies, contingency planning and business continuity. 

The Certified Security Leadership Officer (CSLO) course is a preparatory course for the official CSLO certification offered by Mile2. The course teaches the students about the security management, risk management, encryption, information security - access control concepts, incident handling and evidence, operations security, and network security.

Exam Information

The Certified Security Leadership Officer exam is taken online through Mile2’s Assessment and Certification System (“MACS”), which is accessible on your mile2 account. The exam will take 2 hours and consist of 100 multiple choice questions.

Target Audience

  • IT & IS managers
  • IT auditors
  • System and network administrators
  • Network security managers
  • Cloud security managers


The course requires the prospective candidates to have a minimum of one year of experience in IT and networking fields.
Preferred candidates are on a managerial position in an IT oriented organization.