Insider Threat Webinar and Upcoming ILT/VILT Courses
March 03, 2023

Insider Threat Webinar Today at Noon

Consider signing up for one of CDSE’s instructor-led training (ILT) or virtual instructor-led training (VILT) courses! Training is free and the VILT eliminates travel expenses. Complete CDSE courses to earn Professional Development Units (PDUs) toward maintenance of Security Professional Education Development (SPēD) Program certifications and credentials, and select courses have ACE CREDIT recommendations that may earn transfer credits at participating universities. Below is a list of ILT/VILT courses available April - June 2023. The full FY23 schedule can be found at

Upcoming ILT/VILT Training Courses 

Introduction to Special Access Programs (VILT)
April 11 – 14, 2023
This course focuses on the Department of Defense (DOD) Special Access Program (SAP) fundamentals and prepares students to become SAP Security Professionals. The lessons address security enhancements across all security disciplines, compliance inspections and their requirements, annual reviews, and audits. (
Physical Security and Asset Protection (ILT)
May 1 – 5, 2023
This course provides students the information needed to identify and utilize regulatory guidance, methodologies, and concepts for protecting DOD assets. Students will learn how to apply the risk management process, conduct problem solving, and incorporate best practices to develop courses of action utilizing physical security measures, based on a cost-benefit analysis, to protect an installation’s assets. (
Getting Started Seminar (GSS) for FSOs (VILT)
May 2 – 5, 2023
This course is not only a great way to get started as a new Facility Security Officer (FSO), but also a way for experienced FSOs to learn about policy changes, procedural changes, emerging trends, threats, concerns, etc. Students work in collaboration with other security professionals, exploring security topics through practical exercises. (  
DOD Security Specialist Course (VILT) ACE logo CompTIA logo
May 22 – June 18, 2023
This course provides students a baseline of fundamental knowledge to perform common DOD security tasks and practices. It incorporates industrial, information, personnel, and physical security disciplines to understand their interrelationships, related policies, programs, and procedures. (

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