Training Overview

Full Course

RMF for Federal Agencies Fundamentals
RMF for Federal Agencies In Depth
(Four Days)

Training begins with an overview of information security and risk management continuing with RMF for Federal IT policies, roles and responsibilities, and relevant publications. The program includes a high-level understanding of the RMF for Federal IT life cycle including security authorization (certification and accreditation) along with the RMF documentation package and NIST security controls. The training program covers the six steps of the RMF life cycle (categorize, select, implement, assess, authorize, monitor) at a detailed level that enables practitioners to immediately apply the training to their daily work environment. Learners gain an in-depth knowledge of the relevant NIST and CNSS publications along with the practical guidance needed to implement them. NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-53 Security Controls along with corresponding assessment procedures are covered in detail as are CNSS Instruction 1253 enhancements.


RMF for Federal Agencies Fundamentals
(One Day)

Students who need only a high-level exposure to RMF can register for the first day of the training program. This “Fundamentals Only” option includes the RMF policy background as well as a high-level treatment of RMF roles and responsibilities, life cycle, security controls, and documentation.

Who should attend?

The RMF for Federal Agencies training program is suitable for employees and contractors of federal “civil” agencies and the intelligence community, as well as their supporting vendors and service providers.


4 days

The full RMF for Federal Agencies IT  training program is four days. It is highly recommended students complete the full course to gain a thorough understanding of the intricacies of RMF implementation.

Course Overview & Outlines

Please Click here for detailed course overviews and outlines of RMF for Federal Agencies – Fundamentals and RMF for Federal Agencies – In Depth.

Delivery Methods

The RMF for Federal Agencies training program is offered on a regularly-scheduled basis in

Aberdeen | Colorado SpringsDayton | Huntsville | National Capital Region | Pensacola | San Antonio | San Diego | Southern Maryland

Training is also available to distance learners via Online Personal Classroom™ technology.

Please click here for a schedule of upcoming classes.


Private Group  Classes

If you have a group of students (normally 8 or more), any of our training programs can be delivered at your site (in a suitable classroom facility), or in our Online Personal Classroom. Group classes offer significant savings over individual class registrations; the larger the class, the greater the savings.

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Training fees

“Per-student” fees for regularly-scheduled RMF for Federal Agencies training are as follows:

RMF for Federal Agencies Fundamentals (one day): $750
RMF for Federal Agencies In-Depth (four days): $1,935

Payment options for regularly-scheduled training are as follows:

Credit card – Visa, MasterCard and American Express
SF182 – government entities may submit an SF182 for invoicing after completion of training
PO – purchase orders are accepted from government and major corporate entities

How to Register

Registration for regularly-scheduled classes can be completed in two ways:

Online (recommended).
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By FAX or e-mail
Click here for a printable registration form.