Description:

This course will provide students with the knowledge needed to develop and sustain an effective OPSEC program. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to identify the required components of an OPSEC program, outline the responsibilities of program managers and coordinators, develop organizational OPSEC policies, plan internal and external assessments, and develop a basic program budget.

Length: 16 hours (two eight-hour days)

Target Audience:

  • OPSEC Program Managers (Levels two and three)
  • OPSEC Program Coordinators
  • Optional: OPSEC Program working group members

Method of Instruction: Instructor-led training, classroom style

Prerequisites:

  • OPSE-1301, OPSEC Fundamentals CBT
  • OPSE-2380, OPSEC Analysis Course

Evaluation/Grading Method:

  • Knowledge check quiz after eight hours/one day
  • Graded final exam; requires 75% or better score to pass

Students will be required to print and bring course materials with them to class.

Note: Registration for this course is being handled by the Interagency OPSEC Support Staff (IOSS). Please call the IOSS Registrar at 443-479-4710, Customer Support at 443-479-4677, ext 2 or send a message to ioss@radium.ncsc.mil. To request training or products, access the website at https://www.iad.gov/ioss .

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

Course Schedule

None scheduled at this time.

Quick Links

Registration for this course is being handled by the Interagency OPSEC Support Staff (IOSS). Please call the IOSS Registrar at 443-479-4671, Customer Support at 443-479-4677, ext 2 or send a message to ioss@radium.ncsc.mil. To request training or products, access the website at https://www.iad.gov/ioss .