• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

The Security Risk Assessment Course is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills to conduct comprehensive security risk assessments and effectively manage security risks within an organization. This course will cover key concepts, methodologies, and practical techniques for identifying, evaluating, and mitigating security risks across various domains. Participants will learn how to assess vulnerabilities, analyze threats, and develop risk management strategies to protect critical assets and maintain a secure environment.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the fundamentals of security risk assessment methodologies.
  • Identify and analyze potential security threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Develop skills in conducting comprehensive security risk assessments.
  • Learn to prioritize security risks based on severity and impact.
  • Explore techniques for risk mitigation and management.
  • Gain proficiency in using industry-standard tools for risk assessment.
  • Understand the legal and regulatory aspects related to security risk assessment.
  • Apply knowledge to create effective security risk assessment reports.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to communicate and implement risk mitigation strategies.
  • Stay updated on emerging trends and best practices in security risk assessment.

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
  • Cyber Defense Infrastructure Support
  • Cyber Defense Analysis
  • Cybersecurity Management