DOD Annual Security Awareness Refresher

This is an interactive eLearning course that refreshes students' basic understanding of initial security training requirements outlined in DODM 5200.01 Volume 3, Enclosure 5, the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM) and other applicable policies and regulations.


  1. This course version contains a new CUI module, an expanded operational security (OPSEC) module and an updated personnel security module that reflects Trusted Workforce 2.0 implementation.
  2. You may attempt this course an unlimited number of times.
  3. This course contains a pre-test as well as a post-test.
  4. The course and course exam will not save your progress, for that reason it needs to be completed in a single session to receive a certificate of completion.
  5. You must receive a passing score (75%) on either the pre- or post-test in order to receive a certificate for this course.
  6. You must print or save a local copy of the certificate as proof of course completion. CDSE does not maintain records of course completions.

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