Description: Threats in the NISP offers an overview of foreign intelligence, insider, and cyber threats faced by the defense industrial base.  The course demonstrates risk management techniques and introduces learners to potential countermeasures that may be employed to mitigate risk at their facilities.  The course provides students with knowledge, skills, and tools required to integrate counterintelligence awareness and risk management principals into their security programs and to foster a proactive, risk-focused culture among security professionals within defense industry. All participants must be registered attendants of the NCMS Conference.

Course Resources: N/A

Learning Objectives: Student will integrate counterintelligence awareness and risk management principals into their security programs.

Delivery Method: Instructor-led

Length: 1 Day

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. All participants must be registered attendants of the NCMS Conference.

Requirements:

  • General Requirements: N/A
  • Clearance Requirements: SECRET
  • Attendance Requirements: Full-time attendance and participation in all sessions
  • Exam Requirements: N/A

Prerequisites: N/A

Credits Recommended/Earned:

  • ACE Credit Recommendation (What's this?): N/A
  • Professional Development Units per SPēD: 28

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.