• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

The Certified Microgrid Cybersecurity Professional (CMCP™) certification is designed to equip professionals with the knowledge and skills necessary to protect microgrid infrastructures from cyber threats. The program covers the unique cybersecurity challenges faced by microgrids, including the integration of renewable energy sources, distributed generation, and smart grid technologies.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the fundamentals of microgrid technology.
  • Identify potential cybersecurity threats to microgrid systems.
  • Learn techniques to assess and mitigate cybersecurity risks in microgrid environments.
  • Develop strategies for securing communication networks within microgrids.
  • Implement best practices for securing microgrid control systems and components.
  • Gain knowledge of regulatory frameworks and standards relevant to microgrid cybersecurity.
  • Acquire skills for incident detection, response, and recovery in microgrid cybersecurity incidents.
  • Explore emerging trends and technologies in microgrid cybersecurity.

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

  • Risk Management
  • Threat Analysis
  • Vulnerability Assessment and Management
  • Cybersecurity Management