Registration in this program is restricted to U.S. Government civilian employees and U.S. military service members only.

Description: This course presents the specific statutes, regulations, and Executive Orders driving the establishment and implementation of DoD and Federal security programs.

If you are interested in attending this course, please register via STEPP.

Delivery Method: Virtual Instructor-led

Length: 16 weeks

Target Audience: U.S. military members and civilian government employees preparing for leadership responsibilities in DoD Security

Clearance Requirement: None

Number of Students per Course: 20

Prerequisites: None. Security Fundamentals Professional Certification SPED030.SP is recommended but not required.

Requirements: Agency recommendation
This course requires students to complete weekly assignments including reading, research and writing assignments similar to those required for a three semester hour graduate-level course. Students must make significant commitment of time to complete these assignments.

Credit Recommendation (What's this?): 3 semester in law or ethics - graduate degree category

Notes: If STEPP does not recognize prerequisite courses, contact the Help Desk.

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

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