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Certified Blockchain Security Professional (CBSP)

Exam Cost: $300.00

Overview

The Certified Blockchain Security Professional (CBSP) exam is an elite way to demonstrate your knowledge and skills in Blockchain Security. For current cybersecurity professionals this exam demonstrates your knowledge in an emerging space. Additionally, you will become a member of a community of Blockchain leaders.

The exam tests on twelve sections:

  1. Fundamental Blockchain Security
  2. Consensus in the Blockchain
  3. Advanced Blockchain Security Mechanisms
  4. Smart Contract Security
  5. Blockchain Risk Assessment
  6. Basic Blockchain Security
  7. Blockchain for Business
  8. Securely Implementing Business Blockchains
  9. Network-Level Vulnerabilities and Attacks
  10. System-Level Vulnerabilities and Attacks
  11. Smart Contract Vulnerabilities and Attacks
  12. Security of Alternative DLT Architectures

The CBSP exam is a 70 question multiple-choice exam that lasts 1.5 hours and is a performance-based evaluation of Blockchain Security skills and knowledge. Internet access is not provided during the exam, nor is any course material or study guides.

Audience

  • Blockchain Architects 
  • Blockchain Developers
  • Application Developers         
  • Blockchain System Administrators
  • Network Security Architects       
  • Cyber Security Experts
  • IT Professionals w/cyber security experience    

Skill Set

 This exam will prove that a student completely understands:
  • Identifying and differentiating between security threats and attacks on a Blockchain network.
  • Blockchain security methods, best practices, and risk mitigation
  • All known (to date) cyber-attack vectors on the Blockchain
  • How to performing Blockchain network security risk analysis.
  • A complete understanding of Blockchain’s inherent security features and risks.
  • An excellent knowledge of best security practices for Blockchain System/Network Administrators.
  • Demonstrate appropriate Blockchain data safeguarding techniques.

Exam Process

    This exam is a 70 question multiple-choice exam that lasts 1.5 hours (90 minutes) and is performance-based evaluation of Blockchain Security skills and knowledge. Performance-based testing means that candidates must answer questions to reflect what they must perform on the job. Internet access is not provided during the exam, nor is any course material or study guides.


      Scores and Reporting

        Official scores for exams come immediately following the exam from the BTA Student Portal.

        A passing score is 70%. Exam results are reported PASS/FAIL and you will be provided your percentage. Blockchain Training Alliance does not report scores on individual items, nor will it provide additional information upon request.


           Exam Retake Policy

          • Students who fail must purchase a new exam voucher to test again
          • A student who does not pass an exam must wait at least 48 hours to retake the exam
          • A student must wait 14-days for each subsequent attempt
          • A student who has passed a certain exam may not take the same exam (defined as an exam of the same version with the same exam number) again within 12 months of when the exam was passed. A student who wishes to take the exam again in order to re-certify may do so after the 12-month period.

          FAQs

          My certificate has my name spelled incorrectly, how can I get this fixed?

          Send an email to  certification@blockchaintrainingalliance.com Be sure to include the correct spelling of your name and copy of government issued ID.

          How often are changes made to the exam?

          Blockchain Training Alliance has an obligation to its membership to maintain the relevancy of its credentials; exams are routinely updated and may happen as often as once a month. These enhancements are the result of a rigorous, methodical process we follow to routinely update its credential exams.

           How often do I need to Recertify?

          Your certification expires two years to the date you take and pass the exam.

          I lost my coin, can I be issued another one?

          Please contact certification@blockchaintrainingalliance.com to request a new coin and holder. There is a $35 charge for a new token.

          I never received my certificate in the mail/or/How long does it take to receive my certificate in the mail?

          Please allow 2-4 weeks to receive your training package, including certification token.


          Exam Cost: $300 USD
          Number of Questions: 70 Questions
          Pass Score: 70%
          Time Allotted: 90 minutes to complete exam
          Exam Language: English
          Voucher Expiration Date: One Year from Purchase
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