Cyber Security for Managers (CYBR-101-MAN)



Cyber Security for Managers (CYBR-101-MAN)

This is a closed class. It requires a contract. On-site for 22 people.

Days: 5 Days Labs: No

Type of Course: Security / Managerial

Prerequisite skills: This is a hands-on course for beginners with 1-2 years of business and policy experience.

About this course: This course is a nationally targeted validation of beginner-level security skills and knowledge base.

Goals: As a manager you will learn the building blocks of a cyber security program and how they integrate into your staff and mission processes.

Topics: Engineering principles; cyber policy integration; risk management; risk assessment; access control systems; control/principle/service; system engineering; SDLC; threats; IDS and IPS; awareness; virtualization; firewalls; VPN; change and configuration management; continuity planning; incident response; privacy; supply chain risk management information; asset classification; cloud; law and ethics; and current threat events.

Methods of instruction: There are 8 different possible exercises that can be used in a module. Some examples include: threats and controls, case studies, risk analysis practice, and reading review. Technical labs will require basic skills in operating systems and virtualization. As soon as students become too comfortable, the instructor will switch methods.

Students are expected to have basic experience in the areas of networking and DoD Cybersecurity as well as knowledge of related Cybersecurity policies and procedures.  Course support DISA responsibilities in DoD Cybersecurity Discipline Implementation Plan, DoD I 8551.01, the STIG’s and NIST SP800-53. The course covers topics in NICCS / NICE and ARTEP.