• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This course is designed to introduces students to the foundational concepts behind the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-171 and related publications without the context of the Department of Defense (DoD) Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) program.

Learning Objectives

Over a 2-day period students will learn about how NIST SP 800-171 (and its related 800-171A) were developed, the purpose, it's structure, and an introduction to the 110 security controls across 14 families. Aside from a basic reference, this course covers NIST SP 800-171 without the context of the CMMC.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Executive Cyber Leadership
  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Program/Project Management and Acquisition
  • Risk Management
  • Strategic Planning and Policy