Learning Path

NIST 800-171

    Syllabus

  • Putting it all together Course — 01:17:09
    • In this course, we review what we’ve learned and put it all together.

  • Create a Plan of Action and Milestones for unimplemented controls Course — 00:11:48
    • In this course, you will understand and create a POAM.

  • Understand and create policies and plans Course — 00:15:37
    • In this course, you will understand and create the necessary policies and plans.

  • Review the the DFARS requirement that led to NIST 800-171 Course — 00:31:03
    • An overview of the DFARS requirement to protect Controlled Unclassified Information and the history led to the development of NIST 800-171, including key terminology you need to know.

  • Review how NIST 800-171 compliance prepares an organization for CMMC Levels 1-3 Course — 00:41:50
    • In this course, you will learn about the CMMC and how it relies largely on the 110 security requirements of NIST SP 800-171 including the scoring a Basic Assessment using the NIST SP 800-171 requirements.

  • Create a System Security Plan (SSP) for implemented controls Course — 00:45:34
    • In this course, you will understand and create an SSP.

  • Understanding the NIST 800-171 controls Course — 01:25:53
    • Understanding and implementing the 110 NIST 800-171 controls.

  • NIST 800-171 Skill Assessment Assessment — 00:25:00

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What you will learn

NIST SP 800-171 is a cybersecurity framework of 110 controls in 14 families published by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). This learning path will teach you how to comply with the requirements of NIST 800-171. You will understand what CUI is and how to identify it; what a nonfederal information systems is; how to understand each of the 110 requirements in the framework and satisfy each of them if necessary; how to create a Body of Evidence (BOE) including Organizational Policy or Procedures; a System Security Plan (SSP) and Plans of Action and Milestones (POAM). Upon completion of this course, you will have the knowledge and skills to implement the controls required by the NIST 800-171 framework and build your BOE.

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Should you complete this learning path, you’ll be able to download a certificate of completion. Use this to claim your CPEs or CPUs.

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