• Online, Instructor-Led
  • Classroom
Course Description

This course is an overview of the world of federal and international information security standards that guide the way organizations are doing business today. Research and analysis are conducted on how US security regulations vary from industry to industry, including healthcare, education, military, federal organizations, utilities and financial organizations. International security standards will also be reviewed to understand the impact of implementing appropriate information security mechanisms in a global organization. The documentation created during this course can be added to the student’s portfolio.

Learning Objectives

1. Discuss, identify and analyze the security standards that effect specific industries.
2. Examine and identify key attributes and requirements of security standards and regulations.
3. Identify the responsible agency releasing, publishing, and policing the standards and regulations.
4. Address the strengths and weaknesses in the standards and regulations.
5. Identify and describe the ramifications of non-adherence to each security

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

  • Vulnerability Assessment and Management
  • Systems Analysis
  • Legal Advice and Advocacy
  • Cyber Defense Analysis
  • Customer Service and Technical Support