28 Credits







CMMC-Certified Professional (CMMC-CP)

CMMC Certified Professional training course enables participants to acquire a comprehensive understanding of the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) model and its requirements. It is also a gateway for assessors and instructors, as it is a prerequisite to Certified Assessor Level 1, Certified Assessor Level 2, and Certified Instructor certifications.

Why Should You Attend?

By attending the Certified CMMC Professional training course, you will acquire knowledge about the structure of the CMMC 2.0 model including CMMC levels, domains, and practices. In addition, you will develop the ability to understand, differentiate, and explain the relationship between the CMMC and the primary reference documentation such as FAR 52.204-21, DFARS 252.204-7012, and NIST SP 800-171. You will be able to

(a) identify, describe, and compare the roles and responsibilities of each member of the CMMC ecosystem,

(b) identify and mitigate ethical concerns based on CMMC Code of Professional Conduct,

(c) identify and analyze the CMMC model source and supplementary documents,

(d) understand the implementation of CMMC practices and review of CMMC level 1 practices,

(e) explain the CMMC assessment phases and the role of the Certified CMMC Professional in CMMC assessment process, and

(f) understand how to define the CMMC high-level scoping.

This training course will allow you to become a valuable asset for CMMC Third-Party Assessment Organizations (C3PAOs), organizations demanding CMMC trained resources, and consultancy agencies.

The successful completion of the training course is followed by an exam. If you pass the exam, you can apply for the “Certified CMMC Professional” credential.

Who Should Attend?

  • Individuals interested in being part of the Cyber-AB ecosystem such as Certified Assessors and Certified Instructors
  • Individuals seeking to gain knowledge about the CMMC model and its requirements
  • Individuals interested in providing consultancy services for the CMMC preparation
  • Individuals working for suppliers of the Department of Defense (DoD) and Defense Industrial Base (DIB) and for other organizations seeking CMMC certification
  • Cybersecurity and technology consultants and CMMC assessment team members

Learning Objectives

This training course allows you to:

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of the CMMC domains, capabilities, levels, processes, and practices of the CMMC model
  • Acknowledge the correlation between CMMC model, FAR clause 52.204-21, DFARS clause 252.204-7012, NIST SP 800-171, and other standards and frameworks
  • Acquire the ability to interpret the requirements of the CMMC model in the specific context of an Organization Seeking Certification (OSC)
  • Obtain the necessary knowledge to support an organization in effectively implementing and managing the requirements of the CMMC model for the required CMMC level
  • Acquire knowledge on the CMMC assessment methodology and process across all CMMC levels

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Educational Approach

  • Contains lecture sessions illustrated with graphics, examples, and discussions
  • Encourages interaction between participants by means of questions, suggestions, exercises based on a case study, quizzes, etc.
  • Includes quizzes which are a simulation of the questions of the certification exam


There is no specific prerequisite for participating in this training course, however, it is recommended to have a general knowledge of cybersecurity and information technology concepts and principles.

Course Agenda

Day 1: Introduction to CMMC stakeholders, ecosystem, references, FCI, and CUI

Day 2: CUI protection, CMMC model, and CMMC domains

Day 3: CMMC levels 1 and 2

Day 4: CMMC high-level scoping, CMMC assessment process, and code of professional conduct


The “Certified CMMC Professional” exam fully meets the requirements of the Cyber Accreditation Board (Cyber AB). It evaluates the participant’s knowledge of the CMMC model, its relevant supporting materials, applicable legal and regulatory requirements, and the CMMC ecosystem. The “Certified CMMC Professional” exam covers the following domains:

Domain 1: CMMC Ecosystem

Domain 2: Cyber-AB Code of Professional Conduct (Ethics)

Domain 3: CMMC Governance and Sources Documents

Domain 4: CMMC Model Construct and Implementation Evaluation

Domain 5: CMMC Assessment Process (CAP)

Domain 6: Scoping

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General Information

1. Participants will be provided with the training course material containing over 400 pages of explanatory information, examples, best practices, exercises, and quizzes. 

2. An attestation of course completion worth 28 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued to the participants who have attended the training course.


Upon the successful completion of the exam, you can apply for the credential shown in the table below. For more information about the Cyber-AB certification process, please visit