Information SecurityTraining & Awareness

Training and Awareness

Upcoming Events and Webcasts.

  • July 25, 2018 12:00 p.m. - Best Practices on Creating an Informative Cybersecurity Website - Register hereEach year, the MS-ISAC conducts a Best of the Web contest that aims to recognize state, local, tribal and territorial governments that use their websites to provide or recommend cybersecurity resources to constituents and employees. The MS-ISAC reviews cybersecurity websites for all 50 state governments and many local governments, and judges them based upon several criteria including content, usability, accessibility, and appearance. This webinar will be presented by four winners of the State, Local, and Tribal categories of the Best of the Web contest. These winners will provide tips, guidance, and insight for creating and maintaining a cybersecurity website that will be a strong resource.   

End User Security Awareness Training

  • SANS Securing the Human - Login Page for the SANS Virtual Training Center
  • SANS Administrator training – Are you a new SANS administrator for your agency?

Professional Security Training

Fee based Training


  • Information Security Training Courses
    • The window to procure SANS professional security training at discounts is between June-July then again in December-January of each year.  Technical courses are currently $2,655 (with 55% discount during the window) per seat, while the exams are $689 each. If interested in these training courses please open a ticket with the SITSD service desk.  
  • SANS Securing The Human: Developer Security Awareness Training - Provides a security foundation for all of your application developers, covering topics such as the OWASP Top Ten and SDLC

 Free Training

Department of Homeland Security - National Initiative for Cybersecurity Careers and Studies

  • Training Catalog (Various Cybersecurity training that is fee based and free and the schedules for the training)

NIST - National Initiative For Cybersecurity Education (NICE)


FBI's Law Enforcement Enterprise Portal (LEEP)

  • LEEP Portal - The FBI's Law Enforcement Enterprise Portal (LEEP) is a gateway providing law enforcement agencies, intelligence groups, and criminal justice entities access to beneficial resources. These resources will strengthen case development for investigators, enhance information sharing between agencies, and be accessible in one centralized location!