This course has been developed by the DHS Interagency Security Committee (ISC) and is being hosted by the Emergency Management Institute (EMI). All questions or comments about this course should be directed to the following email address: ISCAccess@dhs.gov.
Physical Security Criteria for Federal Facilities is the third course in the ISC Web-based training series. It provides an introduction to how the ISC Physical Security Criteria for Federal Facilities Standard establishes a baseline set of physical security measures to be applied to all nonmilitary Federal facilities. The course also provides an understanding of the framework for the customization of security measures to address unique risks faced at each facility.
This course is intended for Federal personnel with security-related responsibilities. Previous ISC courses are listed in the “Prerequisites” portion of this course description.
IMPORTANT NOTE: This course is designated as “FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY (FOUO)” because it contains sensitive but unclassified information. Access to this course is limited to Federal personnel with responsibilities for security-related policies, programs, projects, and/or operations for their department or agency. HSIN-CS serves as the primary mechanism for providing trusted and vetted public and private Federal facility contractors and representatives access to a number of resources, including ISC documents and training courses. Access to ISC resources is managed by the Office of the ISC staff within the Office of Infrastructure Protection, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, which promotes effective information collection and dissemination among partners in Federal departments and agencies.
Course Access Instructions
At the end of this course, the participants will be able to:
This course is designed for and access is limited to Federal personnel with responsibilities for security-related policies, programs, projects, and/or operations for their department or agency.
It is recommended that course participants complete the following courses prior to completing this course:
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