Cybersecurity is the ability to protect or defend the use of cyberspace from attacks. If you are new to cybersecurity, we suggest you review the training products in the order listed below to develop a foundation in cybersecurity concepts and principles. After reviewing these training products, additional training is available on this webpage to expand your knowledge and skills.

  1. Cybersecurity Awareness CS130.16
  2. Introduction to the Risk Management Framework (RMF) Course CS124.16
  3. Phishing Awareness DS-IA103.06

eLearning Courses

Internet-based, self-paced training courses

  • Continuous Monitoring CS200.16 [description] [register ] CompTia
  • CyberAwareness Challenge for DoD DS-IA106.06 [description] [register ]
  • CyberAwareness Challenge for the Intelligence Community DS-IA110.06 [description] [register ]
  • Cyberprotect DS-CP102.06 [description] [register ]
  • Cybersecurity Awareness CS130.16 [description] [register]
  • DoD Intrusion Detection System (IDS) Analysis Part II DS-IA107.06 [description] [register ] CompTia
  • Information Assurance/Computer Network Defense Information Sharing DS-IA104.06 [description] [register ]
  • Introduction to DoD IDS Analysis DS-IA105.06 [description] [register>] CompTia
  • Introduction to the NISP Certification and Accreditation Process IS100.16 [description] [register ] CompTia
  • Introduction to the Risk Management Framework (RMF) Course CS124.16 [description] [register ] CompTia
  • Mission Assurance for Senior Leaders Course DS-IA113.16 [description] [register ]
  • NISP C&A Process: A Walk-Through Course IS200.16 [description] [register ] CompTia
  • ODAA Business Management System (OBMS) – External User (Contractor Submitter) CS120.16 [description] [register ]
  • ODAA Business Management System (OBMS) – External User (Government Submitter) CS121.16 [description] [register ]
  • Phishing Awareness DS-IA103.06 [description] [register ]
  • Portable Electronic Devices / Removable Storage Media DS-IA109.06 [description] [register ]
  • Privileged User IA Responsibilities DS-IA112.06 [description] [register ]
  • Risk Management Framework (RMF) Step 1: Categorization of the System CS102.16 [description] [register ]
  • Risk Management Framework (RMF) Step 2: Selecting Security Controls CS103.16 [description] [register ]
  • Risk Management Framework (RMF) Step 3: Implementing Security Controls CS104.16 [description] [register ]
  • Risk Management Framework (RMF) Step 4: Assessing Security Controls CS105.16 [description] [register ]
  • Risk Management Framework (RMF) Step 5: Authorizing Systems CS106.16 [description] [register ]
  • Risk Management Framework (RMF) Step 6: Monitor Security Controls CS107.16 [description] [register ]
  • Smartphones and Tablets DS-IA108.06 [description] [register ]
  • The Technical Implementation of Certification and Accreditation (C&A) - Configuration to DSS Standards Course IS310.16 [description] [register ] CompTia
  • Technical Implementation of Certification and Accreditation (C&A) - Configuration to DSS Standards Virtual Environment - Windows XP CS311.16 [description] [register ] CompTia
  • Technical Implementation of Certification and Accreditation (C&A) - Configuration to DSS Standards Virtual Environment - Windows 7 CS312.16 [description] [register ] CompTia
  • Technical Implementation of Certification and Accreditation (C&A) - Configuration to DSS Standards Virtual Environment - Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 CS313.16 [description] [register ] CompTia
  • Windows Server 2003 Incident Preparation & Response (IP&R) DS-IA300.06 [description] [register ] CompTia

Curricula

Series of related eLearning courses that highlight a concentrated area of study

Job Aids

Provide guidance and information to perform various security tasks and responsibilities

Security Training Videos

View important principles and tasks; about 5 -10 minutes

Shorts

Twenty minutes or less self-paced eLearning course focused on critical topics, tasks, or processes with no assessments

Webinars

Live, interactive presentations presented by instructors

Toolkits

Central repository of resources by security role or content

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