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Are you managing a government contract and need to train a team of professionals? Many of CyberVista’s workforce development solutions align to the Department of Defense Directive 8140 (DoDD 8140/8570).

Building Today’s Cybersecurity Workforce

CyberVista provides certification training and workforce development programs in support of the U.S. Department of Defense DoDD 8570 and DoDD 8140 guidelines. To learn more about our flexible, online programs and special team pricing, please submit your information to the right and a course advisor will follow up with you shortly.

Government Cybersecurity FAQs

We often field questions related to the US Department of Defense DoDD 8570 and DoDD 8140 guidelines and how CyberVista training and workforce development courses relate or fall within these guidelines. Please review the frequently asked questions below.

  • CyberVista provides an intuitive and interactive learning environment that fosters students’ success and amply prepares them for respective certification exam. Furthermore, the flexibility inherent to online course delivery makes CyberVista’s courses particularly suitable for DoD personnel in contrast to other providers who are limited to on-site training.

  • IAT Level I IAT Level II IAT Level III
    Network+ Security+ CISSP
    CCNA-Security CCNA CISA
    A+ GSEC CASP
    SSCP GICSP GCED
    SSCP GICSP
    GCIH
    IAM Level I IAM Level II IAM Level III
    Security+ CISSP CISM
    GSLC CISM CISSP
    CAP CAP GSLC
    CASP CE
    GSLC
    IASAE Level I IASAE Level II IASAE Level III
    CISSP CISSP CISSP-ISSAP
    CASP CASP CISSP-ISSEP
    CSSLP CSSLP
    CSSP Analyst CSSP Infrastructure Support CISSP Incident Responder
    CEH CEH CEH
    CFR CSA+ CFR
    CSA+ GICSP CSA+
    GCIA SSCP GCFA
    GCIH GCIH
    GICSP SCYBER
    SCYBER
    CSSP Auditor CSSP Manager
    CEH CISM
    CSA+ CISSP-ISSMP
    CISA
    GSNA

    An extensive list of baseline certifications can be found at the following URL:  https://iase.disa.mil/iawip/Pages/iabaseline.aspx

  • CyberVista’s CISSP, CISM, CEH and Security+ certification training programs align to DoDD 8570 baseline certifications.

  • Signed in 2015, DoDD 8140 is a directive that illustrates procedures and guidelines for the training, certification, and management of all Information Assurance employees in the government.

  • DoDD 8570 was a directive that set policies for government employees that conduct Information Assurance functions. It was signed in 2005 and added requirements for these employees such as proper training for their jobs and granting all IA employees access to any government information system.

  • DoDD 8140 essentially served to reissue and update DoDD 8570, while also expanding policies already established by DoDD 8570. Until the manual for DoDD 8140 has been developed and approved, the manual from DoDD 8570 will still be used. 

  • All individuals who take part in intelligence, missions, and security in cyberspace working for and with the Department of Defense.

  • CyberVista’s CISSP and Security+ certification training programs both align to DoDD 8140 baseline certifications.

  • The NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework – under NIST Special Publication 800-181, is a published resource that organizes roles and categories within the cybersecurity workforce. The goal of the resource is to provide organizations with a “common, consistent lexicon” within cybersecurity.

  • The SECNAV Manual 5239.2 is titled, “Cyberspace Information Technology and Cybersecurity Workforce Management and Qualification Manual.” The manual is linked in its entirety here: http://www.doncio.navy.mil/uploads/0630PIX71614.pdf.

    In addition to identifying major changes to the Department of Navy Cybersecurity Workforce (CSWF) Management and Qualification Program, the manual also details the cybersecurity training required by all Department of Navy authorized users and the specific qualifications required by personnel identified as “Core” Cyber IT/CSWF.

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