Risk Assessment & Management Training for the US Government
This NIST Cybersecurity Framework training course will teach US Government cybersecurity staff to protect their organization from unacceptable losses by effectively assessing and managing risk. In addition, they will learn how to employ the NIST Cybersecurity Framework defined by The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and ensure their organization meets the cyber security laws and regulations imposed on all US Government agencies.
Attendees receive a complete set of course notes and a workbook containing all of the course workshops
Every source document used in developing the course may be downloaded from the NIST Website free of charge
Assess and Manage Risk with the NIST Cybersecurity Framework Delivery Methods
NIST Cybersecurity Framework Course Information
In this NIST training, you will learn how to:
Implement the NIST Risk Management Framework for assessing and managing your organization’s information infrastructure risks.
Select and implement security controls that satisfy FISMA, OMB, and Department/Agency requirements.
Maintain an acceptable security posture over the system life cycle.
Apply FedRAMP-compliant cloud-based solutions.
NIST Cybersecurity Framework Course Outline
Module 1: Introduction to Risk Assessment and Management
Ensuring compliance with applicable laws, regulations, policies and directives
Protecting the organization from unacceptable losses
Describing the NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF)
Applying NIST risk management processes
Module 2: Characterizing System Security Requirements
Module 3: Selecting Appropriate Security Controls
Module 4: Reducing Risk through Effective Control Implementation
Module 5: Assessing Compliance Scope and Depth
Module 6: Authorizing System Operation
Module 7: Maintaining Continued Compliance