Personnel Security

This course will teach you to manage one of the most challenging parts of a Security Program - the interaction between people and security, as well as best practices in employee development, awareness, hiring, disciplinary and termination activities.
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Apr 13, 2018
Duration
1h 19m
Table of contents
Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Apr 13, 2018
Duration
1h 19m
Description

As a Security Professional you will have to work with people both within and outside of the organization. In this course, Personnel Security, you will first learn how to build a security team and assign roles and responsibilities. You will then gain an understanding on importance of employee management procedures and training and the way to communicate security concepts effectively. Finally, you will learn the role of ethics in the organization and how it involves the security department. By the end of this course, you'll be knowledgeable in the area of personnel security and making people a part of your information protection strategy.

About the author
About the author

Kevin Henry is a passionate mentor and educator in the fields of information security and audit. Mixing experience with knowledge, Kevin delivers effective training programs for companies and individuals worldwide. A frequent speaker at prestigious conferences, Kevin is known for a clear understandable manner of imparting practical information and explaining difficult topics.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone. My name is Kevin Henry, an information security consultant and educator, and a holder of several certifications in information security management, the CISSP, CISM, and CISA, for example. I look forward to sharing knowledge and experiences with you. Welcome to my course on personnel security. This course will help you gain an essential understanding of the field of personnel security with special attention on how personnel security relates to the field of information security management. Personnel security is an important part of nearly any role in business today. Managing and protecting people is a challenging, but interesting field. People are often referred to as the main problem facing information security management. This course will help you address that concern and protect both the employees and the organization from personnel-related issues. This course addresses the topics of building an effective team, security awareness, responsibility, and accountability for information protection. By the end of this course, you'll be knowledgeable in the area of personnel security and making people a part of your information protection strategy. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn about the core concepts of personnel security and the role you can play in the rewarding field of information security through this course at Pluralsight.