• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This comprehensive training program, offered by Tonex, is designed to equip participants with the specialized knowledge and skills required to design, implement, and manage Sensitive Compartmented Information Facilities (SCIFs). Participants will gain a deep understanding of the security protocols, construction requirements, and operational considerations essential for creating and maintaining SCIFs that meet rigorous government standards.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the concept and importance of Sensitive Compartmented Information Facilities (SCIF).
  • Identify the physical security requirements for establishing and maintaining a SCIF.
  • Comprehend the role of a SCIF technician in ensuring secure communication and information handling.
  • Learn the procedures for SCIF accreditation and deaccreditation.
  • Acquire knowledge of SCIF construction, design, and layout considerations.
  • Gain proficiency in using security systems and equipment within a SCIF environment.
  • Understand the principles of TEMPEST (Telecommunications Electronics Materials Protected from Emanating Spurious Transmissions) and its application in SCIFs.
  • Learn best practices for secure handling, storage, and destruction of classified information.
  • Develop skills in troubleshooting and resolving technical issues related to SCIF infrastructure.
  • Be aware of the legal and ethical considerations surrounding SCIF operations.

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