SABSA Foundation: Exams and Stuff

Requirement for Personal Computers

Due to the nature of Advanced course modules and examinations it is required that participants bring personal computing devices in order to create, discuss, share, populate and store personal work in portable, editable form, such that it can be applied extensively:

Candidates are responsible for ensuring the computing devices they use are pre-loaded with all software that may be appropriate to their needs including word processors, spreadsheets, databases, and diagramming tools. The devices must be capable of:


SABSA Foundation Level certification neither requires nor assumes any experience in any branch of security.


The SABSA Foundation Certificate is issued to candidates who pass both Foundation Level exams. The exams are held at the end of the fifth day and each paper is of one-hour duration and contains 48 multiple choice questions. For more information contact