• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

This security awareness course is intended to teach students how to identify the many forms of social engineering and its potential impacts. Through participating in this course, students will be able to identify techniques used by social engineers and understand how to establish validity of requests in order to perform daily business functions in light of potential threats.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Identify techniques used by social engineers
  • Understand how to establish validity of requests in order to perform daily business functions
  • Understand how to report suspected social engineering exploits

Framework Connections

Feedback

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