Students must register for the exam separately in STEPP and will receive credit for the course upon receiving a passing score.

Description: This is an interactive course that covers the rules and procedures for classified visits and meetings for facilities participating in the National Industrial Security Program (NISP). Course content is derived primarily from chapters 6 and 10 of the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM), DoD 5220.22M. Course lessons cover requirements and procedures that must be completed before sending visitors to contractor facilities, hosting classified visits at contractor facilities, requirements and procedures used for incoming and outgoing foreign visits, North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) visits, and the requirements and procedures used to hold classified meetings at contractor facilities.

Course Resources: Access this course's resources

Learning Outcomes:
Students shall be able to understand and identify the characteristics, requirements and procedures for classified visits, foreign visits and classified meetings in accordance with NISP.

Delivery Method: eLearning

Length: 2 hours

Target Audience: The target audience is facility Security Officers at cleared DoD contractors participating in the NISP. Secondary audiences include other contractor security personnel, DSS Industrial Security Representatives, and DoD Industrial Security Specialists.

Number of Students per Course: N/A


  • Clearance Requirement: N/A
  • Attendance Requirement: N/A
  • Exam Requirements: Passing score of 75% on exam (IS105.06) at the end of the course in order to print a certificate of successful completion.

Prerequisites: None

Credit Recommendations/Earned:

  • ACE Credit Recommendation: (What's this?) In association with IS020.CU, IS030.CU, and IS050.CU
  • Continuing Education Units Per IACET: None
  • Professional Development Units per SPeD: 6

Additional System Requirements: Check if your system is configured appropriately to use STEPP.

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