This course examines the Cyber Leader’s role in Cyber Intelligence from two perspectives: first, as an enabler of Cyber Intelligence through the acquisition and delivery of Strategic Information Technology (Strategic IT) systems supporting intelligence missions, processes, and functions across the U.S. Intelligence Community (IC); and, second, as a consumer of Cyber Intelligence products and services as part of planning and executing cyberspace-dependent operations.
The course presents an overview of the IC’s general roles and responsibilities, including the intelligence cycle in support of national security decision making, before analyzing Cyber Intelligence operational requirements, production, and services.
Concludes with how to develop and implement appropriate Cyber Intelligence IT strategies and operational plans.
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.