DOD Initial Orientation and Awareness Training

This is an interactive, eLearning course that provides the basic 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.

Recommended Prerequisite: N/A


  1. You may attempt this course an unlimited number of times.
  2. A certificate is provided after this course is completed.
  3. You must print or save a local copy of the certificate as proof of course completion. CDSE does not maintain records of course completions.

This course is best viewed in Edge or Chrome. If you are using Microsoft Internet Explorer you may need to go to Internet Options > Security tab > Trusted sites and add "".


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