Cybersecurity for Everyone

AWR397 – 4.00 Hours

Schedule

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This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at or [email protected] to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

US FlagThe purpose of this course is to provide students a general understanding of cybersecurity risk and best practices for protecting themselves and their devices from cyber attacks. This course will introduce you to the basics of protecting your computer and the data it stores as well as protecting yourself when you are online, on social media, and while using your mobile or smart devices.

As part of a Department of Homeland Security/Federal Emergency Management Agency (DHS/FEMA) cooperative agreement training program, this course is available at no direct cost to state, county, and local government agencies.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Enrollment Requirements

Participants must be U.S. citizens. A FEMA Student ID is
required to register for and participate in any training provided by FEMA
agencies. All FEMA training providers, registration systems, and
enrollment procedures are required to use this FEMA SID, which can be
obtained at the following website: https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid;
or with TEEX assistance upon arrival for class.

Course Completion Requirements

Participants are required to complete all course content and score a 70% or better on the Post-Test in order to receive a course certificate of completion.

Attendance Requirements

To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam.

Upon successful completion, you will be able to:

  • Explain basic concepts for protecting their computers and data.
  • Explain basic concepts for protecting their identities and privacy while online.
  • Implement best practices for protecting themselves on social media.
  • Protect themselves on mobile and smart devices.

Suggested Audience

This awareness level course is intended for anyone who
desires to learn more about cybersecurity
concerns when using everyday devices.

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Contact Information

Business & Cyber Solutions
Phone: (979) 431-4837
Email: [email protected]