Course Overview:

This seminar meets the objectives stated by the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) where government agencies are being held accountable to ensure the protection of their information & information systems.  In order to meet the requirements of these important laws & mandates, agencies must take necessary steps to implement key information security standards.  Attend this program to gain the management skills & standards necessary to meet the requirements of these mandates.

Attendees to TN-802: Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) Seminar will receive TechNow approved course materials and expert instruction.


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Duration: 2 Days

Course Objectives:

  • Overview of current information security guidelines and requirements
  • Understand security terminology and identify employee roles
  • Information system within a performance framework
  • Step-By-Step walk-through of FISMA requirements & supporting guidance
    • Step 1: Categorizations Standards
    • Step 2: Mapping Guidelines
    • Step 3: Minimum Security Requirements
    • Step 4: Applying a Risk Management Framework
    • Step 5: Implement a System Security Plan
    • Step 6: Certification & Accreditation Application Workshop: Develop a Security Assessment Report


  • Basic computer literacy


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