• Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

The Tonex Cybersecurity Program/Project Management and Acquisition course provide a comprehensive exploration of essential skills for professionals in managing and acquiring cybersecurity initiatives. Participants delve into the intricacies of program lifecycles, risk management, and acquisition strategies, gaining practical insights to navigate the dynamic cybersecurity landscape. This course equips learners with the ability to integrate cybersecurity requirements seamlessly into project management processes, assess and mitigate threats effectively, and ensure compliance with ever-evolving regulations. Ideal for cybersecurity professionals, project managers, and acquisition specialists, the program delivers a robust foundation through case studies, real-world scenarios, and practical approaches, enhancing participants’ proficiency in safeguarding critical digital assets.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the fundamentals of cybersecurity program management.
  • Identify key concepts in cybersecurity project management.
  • Explore the acquisition process in the context of cybersecurity.
  • Examine the integration of cybersecurity into project planning and execution.
  • Develop skills in risk management specific to cybersecurity projects.
  • Learn effective communication strategies for cybersecurity project stakeholders.
  • Gain insights into legal and ethical considerations in cybersecurity program management.
  • Apply best practices in cybersecurity procurement and vendor management.
  • Evaluate and select appropriate cybersecurity tools and technologies for projects.
  • Assess the impact of regulatory compliance on cybersecurity initiatives.

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
  • Executive Cyber Leadership
  • Program/Project Management and Acquisition
  • Cyber Operational Planning
  • Cybersecurity Management


If you would like to provide feedback for this course, please e-mail the NICCS SO at NICCS@hq.dhs.gov.