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New Training Announcement: AWR 136-Essentials of Community Cyber Security


February 11, 2013


What The Maine Emergency Management Agency and The Maine Cyber Security Cluster are joining efforts with TEEX to offer a Essentials of Community Cyber Security Course.

When:May 1, 2013 08:00-12:00

This half-day lecture training course places the issues of cyber security in a community context and demonstrates how cyber-attacks by terrorist organizations can impact, prevent, and/or stop business operations, and emergency responses. The lecture covers cyber threats, vulnerabilities and countermeasures, explains how computer systems and networks are vulnerable, and how this vulnerability affects the organization. Students attending this course receive a Certificate of Completion.

Course Length: 4 hours (8AM-12PM)

Target Audience: Personnel with no more than a basic understanding of cyber security that are involved with critical infrastructure, emergency operations, and incident response in public or private organizations, including state, county, and municipal officers; members of industry affiliations and chambers of commerce should attend.

Course Location: The course will be held at the University of Southern Maine in Portland, ME located in Glickman Family Library, the Universities Events Room. Glickman Family Library is located on 314 Forest Ave. Classes will run from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Lunch and breaks will be provided, and all other expenses are the responsibility of the student.

How to Apply: Click Here to Apply



Jeremy Damren, MEMA


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