Disposal and Destruction of Classified Information IF002.16

Description: This Short provides an overview of the requirements for disposal and destruction of classified information as addressed in DOD Manual 5200.01, Volume 3, DOD Information Security Program: Protection of Classified Information. This Short also identifies what types of classified information are authorized to be destroyed, why classified information must be destroyed, who is authorized to destroy it, when it must be destroyed, and the methods available for its destruction.

Course Resources: N/A

Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this Short, the student will be able to identify the who, what, when, why, and how concerning disposal and destruction of classified information.

Delivery Method: Short

Length: 10 minutes

Target Audience: DOD civilian, military, and contractor personnel.n

Number of students per class: N/A


  • General Requirements: N/A
  • Clearance Requirements: N/A
  • Attendance Requirement: N/A
  • Exam Requirements: N/A

Prerequisites: N/A

Credits Recommended/Earned:

  • ACE Credit Recommendation: (What's this?): N/A
  • Professional Development Units per SPēD: N/A

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.