• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Risk Management should be a foundational tool used to facilitate thoughtful and purposeful defense strategies. In today's environment, the most significant threats to systems come from purposeful attacks that are often disciplined, well organized, and well-funded. This course helps IT Architects, Analysts, and DevOps Engineers to understand their responsibilities when protecting organizational assets.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Create a culture of risk awareness
  • Determine an appropriate level of risk
  • Assess risks qualitatively and quantitatively
  • Describe risk control strategies

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

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