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Learn Training and Awareness Basics

Learn the basics of running a successful training and awareness program that gets people's attention and changes behavior.

6 courses  //   18 videos  //   3 hours of training

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Security Training and Awareness Basics

Not all training and awareness programs are alike. Go “beyond compliance” to learn about sales and marketing techniques that can take a training and awareness program to the next level: engagement and behavior change. This course also includes security basics for soft-skilled professionals new to the security field, as well as how to leverage brain chemistry to be more effective.

Learning path components


What you’ll learn.

  • Basics of training and awareness programs
  • Dealing with the human element of security awareness
  • Selling your security awareness plan like a marketer
  • Designing, planning and executing a security awareness program

Who is this for?

This skill path is designed for:

  • Security awareness professionals
  • Compliance and privacy officers
  • Information security professionals responsible for training and awareness
  • Anyone who wants to learn more about running an awareness program

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  • Available in-person or live online
  • All Infosec Skills content from the minute you enroll to 90 days following your boot camp
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$599 per learner / year

  • All Infosec Skills content for the year
  • Team boot camp discounts — online or onsite (not included with subscription)
  • Team administration and reporting
  • Custom team learning paths
  • Transferable licenses
  • Dedicated client success manager

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