Description: This course outlines the risk management process: a systematic approach to acquiring and analyzing the information necessary for protecting assets and allocating security resources. It will provide security professionals with an analytical risk management process addressing five steps: Asset Assessment, Threat Assessment, Vulnerability Assessment, Risk Assessment, and Countermeasure Determination.

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Learning Objectives:
This course is designed to enable students to:

  • Use a systematic approach to acquiring and analyzing information necessary for protecting assets and allocating security resources
  • Recognize the five-step risk management process

Delivery Method: eLearning

Length: 3 hours

Target Audience: DoD civilian, military and contract personnel

Requirements:

  • Clearance Requirements: N/A
  • Attendance Requirements: N/A
  • Exam Requirements: Students must earn a passing score of 75 percent on the final course exam.

Prerequisites: N/A

Credits Recommended/Earned:

  • ACE Credit Recommendation: (What's this?) In association with IF201.01, GS101.01, GS101.10, and PY201.01
  • Professional Development Units (PDU) per SPēD: 9

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