• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Acting as high-value targets; Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) and Industrial Control Systems (ICS) have seen a significant increase in the number of cyber incidents forcing organizations to evaluate how they protect these networks and industrial controllers. This course provides learners with an understanding of the role they play in defending Critical infrastructures.




Learning Objectives


On successful completion of this course, learners should have the knowledge and skills required to:


  • Understand industrial control system components; purposes; deployments; and constraints

  • Employ control system approaches to system and network defense architectures and techniques

  • Apply Incident-response in a control system environment


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.