315 - System Security Engineering (SSE) & Security Architecture

Course Description

Course Description

This course introduces participants to Security Architecture and Security Engineering concepts within the Government of Canada (GC). It provides an overview of the integration of security throughout the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) within the context of the Information System Security Implementation Process (ISSIP). Upon completion, participants should be able to advise on how security can be “built into” departmental systems. 


  • Integrate elements of the Enterprise Security Architecture (ESA) into System Security Architecture (SSA) based on defined system requirements
  • Apply SSA to the SSE activities and deliverables
  • Integrate SSE activities and deliverables into the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC)


2 days

Target Audience

Project/Program Managers, IT Security designers, architects, engineers and managers.

Recommended Prior Learning

  • Course 104
  • Participants should have a basic understanding of SDLC and enterprise architecture.

Resources and Related Learning


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