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Course overview

Introducing you to fundamental requirements for classification, declassification, and safeguarding of national security (classified) information; this course reviews the contents of the Information Security Oversight Office's (ISSO) Directive No. 1. It also teaches you how to properly mark classified documents.Upon completion of the course, clearly understand the principles of classification management related to classification, declassification, and safeguarding of classified information. Fullygrasp the rationale and mechanics of properly marking a classified document. This course is a combination of instructor briefings, video presentations, group discussions, and practical exercises.

Who should attend?

Government and Industry personnel who are responsible for applying derivative classification markings. Attendees must be U.S. citizens.

Learning outcomes

  • Know the security requirements contained in Executive Order 13526 and ISOO Directive No. 1
  • Learn how to ensure that your security program is adequately protecting national security information and materials
  • Understand the principles of classification, declassification, and safeguarding of classified information
  • Know the proper security markings on classified documents

Course outline

Day one of two

  • Course Introduction
  • Classification Management
    • Executive Order No. 13526
    • Marking Classified Documents
    • Practical Exercise

Day two of two

    • Practical Exercise (continued)

  • Safeguarding
    • General Safeguarding Requirements, and Control and Accountability
    • Storage and Storage Equipment
    • Transmission, Disclosure and Disposition of Classified Information and Materials
    • Secure Room Construction and Intrusion Detection System Fundamentals
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