Please note, this is an external course conducted by ODNI.

Description: Prepare security professionals who administer SCI programs. We use practical implementation exercises to give hands-on experience. The topics include:

  • Structure of Intelligence Community
  • Security Incidents and Investigations
  • Business and Security Interfaces
  • Security Awareness, Training, and Education Programs
  • Physical Security (ICD 705)
  • Personnel Security (ICD 704)
  • Information Systems Security (ICD 503)

Length: 2.5 days (Course has two options)
A Option: Monday-Tuesday 8:00a-4:30p, Wednesday 8:00a-11:30a
B Option: Wednesday 1:00p-4:30p, Thursday-Friday 8:00a-4:30p

Prerequisites: The enrollment process cannot be completed until you provide the certificates of completion for the following prerequisite courses.

  1. Security Policies, Principles and Programs (GS140.16/.06)
  2. Introduction to Personnel Security (PS113.16/.06)
  3. Introduction to Physical Security (PY011.16/.06)

Send certificates of completion to NCSC-Training@dni.gov.

CDSE courses are intended for use by Department of Defense and other U.S. Government personnel and contractors within the National Industrial Security Program.

Course Information

NCSC schedule