What is it and what is it intended for?
C3 by CONCORDIA is a certification scheme for the cybersecurity consultant role. It is intended to be used by organizations wishing to provide evaluation and certification of the knowledge and skills of professionals based on the Cybersecurity Consultant role profile created by the CONCORDIA project. The scheme fulfils the requirements for cybersecurity skills schemes of ISO 17024.
Why is it important?
C3 by the CONCORDIA certification scheme, together with the CONCORDIA Becoming a Cybersecurity Consultant course, attempt to address the lack of cybersecurity professionals by providing training and certification of cybersecurity skills. It is the first pilot of the CONCORDIA Cybersecurity Skills Certification framework. This certification scheme is the only existing following these best practices and addressing the role of the Cybersecurity Consultant.