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AWR-136: Essentials of Community Cybersecurity (4 hours)

  • 21 Jun 2023
  • 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Law Enforcement Center, 111 Public Safety Dr, Grand Island, NE 68801
  • 33


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AWR 136, The Essentials of Community Cybersecurity (ECCS) course provides individuals, community leaders, and first responders with information on how cyber attacks can impact, prevent, and/or stop operations and emergency responses in a community.

  • The course also provides a cursory introduction to cybersecurity vulnerabilities, risks, threats, and countermeasures. It explains vulnerabilities of computer systems and networks and how these vulnerabilities can affect communities, organizations, and daily workplace operations.
  • The course introduces actions communities can take in establishing a cybersecurity program. 
  • The course provides participants with an awareness of issues. It gives an overview of threats and vulnerabilities, without going into too many details, to highlight the potential impact a cyber attack could have. 
  • Participants discuss some of the fundamental activities needed to develop a cybersecurity program, without addressing the technical details of how to secure critical infrastructures.
  • The course introduces the Community Cybersecurity Maturity Model (CCSMM) as a framework for understanding community cybersecurity and offers a brief introduction to low-cost or no-cost approaches to securing a community against cybersecurity threats and attacks.
  • The course sets the stage for further efforts in which a community can build a cybersecurity program.

Course Objectives At the conclusion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize why community cybersecurity is important. 
  • Recognize the characteristics of a community cybersecurity program.


  • FEMA / SID Number: Students must register for and provide a SID number to access the class. Register online:

** IMPORTANT NOTE ** You MUST also register at the TEEX website in order to be registered for this course. Registration on the website is only for communication purposes.

TEEX Registration Link:  AWR136

TEEX AWR136 Flyer

PO Box 460715, Papillion, NE 68046


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