Cybersecurity is the ability to protect or defend the use of cyberspace from attacks. If you are new to cybersecurity, we suggest you review the training products in the order listed below to develop a foundation in cybersecurity concepts and principles. After reviewing these training products, additional training is available on this webpage to expand your knowledge and skills.

  1. Cybersecurity Awareness CS130.16
  2. Introduction to the Risk Management Framework (RMF) Course CS124.16
  3. Phishing Awareness DS-IA103.06

eLearning Courses

Internet-based, self-paced training courses


Series of related eLearning courses that highlight a concentrated area of study

Job Aids

Provide guidance and information to perform various security tasks and responsibilities

Security Awareness Games

Fun ways to encourage security awareness at your organization

Security Training Videos

View important principles and tasks; about 5 -10 minutes

Security Shorts

Twenty minutes or less self-paced eLearning course focused on critical topics, tasks, or processes with no assessments


Live, interactive presentations presented by instructors


Central repository of resources by security role or content

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