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IS-1174: Facility Security Committees

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Course Overview

The purpose of this course is to provide Federal personnel with an overview of Facility Security Committees (FSCs), including: their members, their roles and responsibilities, and policies and procedures for FSC operations and decision-making.

Course Objectives:

  • Define a Facility Security Committee (FSC).
  • Identify FSC member roles and responsibilities.
  • Explain the FSC business, funding, and decision processes.
  • Explain the FSC voting process.
  • Define risk acceptance and explain necessary documentation.
  • Describe Interagency Security Committee (ISC) resources and training available to assist an FSC.





Course Length:

1.25 hours
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  • Test questions are scrambled to protect test integrity
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