• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

This course provides essential guidance to individuals with information security implementation and operational responsibilities for developing and disseminating an organization-wide information security program plan to facilitate compliance with applicable regulatory requirements.

Learning Objectives

On successful completion of this course, learners should have the knowledge and skills to:

  • Identify information security resources
  • Perform an information system inventory
  • Create a critical infrastructure plan
  • Develop a risk management strategy
  • Implement an insider threat program
  • Train personnel about information security
  • Develop contacts with security groups and associations

Framework Connections

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.

Feedback

If you would like to provide feedback for this course, please e-mail the NICCS SO at NICCS@hq.dhs.gov.