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IS-906: Workplace Security Awareness

Course Date

10/31/2013*

*This course has been reviewed for doctrine related changes and therefore is dated October 31, 2013. We recommend that you review the contents of the course and look over the updated materials. If you have already passed the exam for this course, you are not required to complete the exam again in order to be current in your training by FEMA EMI records. If you choose to retake the exam, your completion certificate will reflect the date of your first completion, not the date that you retake it.

Course Overview

This course provides guidance to individuals and organizations on how to improve the security in your workplace. No workplace—be it an office building, construction site, factory floor, or retail store—is immune from security threats.

Employees are often the target of these threats as well as the organization's first line of defense against them. Threats endanger the confidentiality, integrity, and security of your workplace, as well as your virtual workplace and computer systems. This course presents information on how employees can contribute to your organization's security.

Course Objectives:

Upon completing this course, the participant will be able to:
  1. Identify potential risks to workplace security.
  2. Describe measures for improving workplace security.
  3. Determine the actions to take in response to a security situation

Primary Audience

All private-sector and public-sector employees.

Prerequisites

None

CEUs:

0.1

Course Length:

1 hour