Information SecurityTraining & Awareness

Training and Awareness

Upcoming Events and Webcasts.

  • December 20, 12:00-1:00 - Internet of Things Webinar Link  By 2020, there will be between 20-50 billion Internet of Things (IoT) devices in the world. These systems and devices range from new consumer products to legacy critical infrastructure systems that have been in place for decades but are only recently being connected to the Internet. This webinar, hosted by the DHS Office of Critical Infrastructure Analysis, will provide background information on the IoT and discuss the risks the IoT poses for the critical infrastructure community .
  • December 20, 2:00-3:00 and 3:00-4:00 NIST Framework 101 Overview and Roadmap - NIST is hosting two back-to-back webinars on 12/20! Join us at 2PM for a Framework 101 overview webinar – and at 3PM for a webinar about the Framework v1.1 and Roadmap updates released earlier this month. We will also be taking questions from the community and listening to your feedback!   Information, agenda and registration
  • January 28 - Data Privacy Day - Be a part of something big and become a champion of data privacy day.  Register hereAs a Champion you will receive privacy and online safety updates, information about upcoming events leading up to Data Privacy Day and a privacy awareness toolkit.

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!