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Center for Development of Security Excellence
Security education, training, and certification for DOD and Industry
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Annual Mandatory Training
Derivative Classification Training
Marking Classified Information Training
Operations Security (OPSEC) Training
Personally Identifiable Information (PII) Training
Education Requirements & Recommendations
Registration is restricted to U.S. military service members and U.S. Government civilian employees.
Some courses require a Secret security clearance.
Some courses require the purchase of textbooks.
Security Fundamentals Professional Certification is recommended for all courses.
Students must complete reading, research, and writing assignments similar to a university graduate program.
Students who have no experience taking graduate courses are encouraged to complete the course ED 201, "Writing and Communication Skills for Security Professionals," before taking other courses in this program.
Please consider adding one or more of these courses to your Individual Development Plan (IDP).
Education Overview Video
Education Certificates Video