• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

This course will provide Executives, Assessors, Analysts, System Administrators and students with the foundational knowledge to understand NIST 800-53 Security and Privacy Controls.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, students should be able to:
- List the 800-53 control families
- Describe where 800-53 belongs in the RMF process
- Explain the need for a common risk framework
- Demonstrate the selection of a baseline
- Contrast 800-53 revisions
- Differentiate the components of an 800-53 control
- Interpret common, hybrid, & system controls
- Select the applicable 800-53 controls for a system

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.