CyberSheath Brings Back Free CMMC 2.0 Training Course for DIB Contractors

RESTON, Va. — June 5, 2024 — Many small businesses still have questions about Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) compliance. What better way to answer them than through a free, multi-part training initiative created by the most experienced managed compliance provider in the Defense Industrial Base?

For a fourth straight year, CyberSheath is offering a six-course training program to help contractors better understand and prepare for CMMC compliance. Those who complete the “ninja training” will earn a black belt and be honored in a ceremony at CMMC CON 2024 on Sept. 25, 2024.

The curriculum offers resources and tools and explains the policies behind CMMC 2.0. Each session ends with an exam and the opportunity to win a belt for that topic.

“Each year we hear from contractors who find so much value in CMMC CON, and this training program extends the education process beyond just the day of the conference,” said Eric Noonan, CEO of CyberSheath. “With the final rule expected as early as later this year, it’s never been more imperative for contractors to thoroughly understand their compliance responsibilities. We hope to add many more names to our list this year and do our part to improve the DIB’s security posture.”

At the end of the program, contractors will be able to fill any gaps that may exist in their compliance posture. Free training modules for defense contractors include:

 

Session          Level                          Topic

1                      White Belt                   How to identify CUI

2                      Purple Belt                  What is scoping and why should you worry about it?

3                      Orange Belt                 How to conduct an assessment

4                      Blue Belt                     Step-by-step guide for Supplier Performance Risk System (SPRS) submittal

5                      Brown Belt                  How to draft an audit-ready system security plan (SSP) and plan of action and milestones (POAM)

6 **Updated** Black Belt                    How to strategically address implementation and managed compliance

 

Registration for the training program is open through June 30th, and registration for CMMC CON 2024 is open through September 24th. Learn more about this year’s event.

 

About CyberSheath

Established in 2012, CyberSheath is one of the most experienced and trusted IT security services partners for the U.S. defense industrial base. From CMMC compliance to strategic security planning to managed security services, CyberSheath offers a comprehensive suite of offerings tailored to clients’ information security and regulatory compliance needs. Learn more at www.cybersheath.com.

 

Contact

CyberSheath Services International, LLC

Kristen Morales at Kristen.Morales@cybersheath.com

Join us for CMMC CON 2024 on Sept. 25, 2024, at 9am EST for a free, virtual, one-day conference focused on safeguarding against cyber threats.
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