DoD Secure-Working with National Industrial Security Program

NISPOM training, education and certification

January 02, 2021 Season 3 Episode 1
DoD Secure-Working with National Industrial Security Program
NISPOM training, education and certification
Show Notes

  We are pleased to present the newest podcast. In this issue, we address security certification and security training because; New Year's Resolutions.

 ISP® AND ISOC Master Exam Prep is now available here and at most online book stores.

Also, we've provided real world security discussions and frequently asked questions. These occasions have proven to be good opportunities to clarify understanding of security policies and the reasons we do what we do.  We would love to hear your stories as well. 

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 Have you taken the next step to being competitive in the government contracts arena? If not, this article will provide information and tips based on a proven method of studying for and passing the exam. 

Why earn a certification?

There are several reasons to achieve certification. One of which allows cleared defense contractor owners and employees to take advantage of opportunities offered in the recent Presidential Executive Order: National Security Professional Development. The Executive order states: "In order to enhance the national security of the United is the policy of the United States to promote the education, training, and experience of current and future professionals in national security positions (security professionals)..."

The National Strategy identified in the Executive Order provides a plan to give security professionals access to education, training to increase their professional experience in efforts to increase their skill level and ability to protect our nation's secrets.

The ISP Certification is sponsored by NCMS (Society for Industrial Security) a professional organization specializing in protecting classified information. The ISP holder demonstrates a high level of knowledge in this area. The certification is based on the National Industrial Security Professional Operating Manual (NISPOM) but also covers electives such as: COMSEC, OPSEC, and other topics.

Industrial Security Oversight Certification (ISOC) is sponsored by the Department of Defense and information can be accessed at

Guidance for protection classified information that can be applied for training and certification: 

How to Get U.S. Government Contracts and Classified Work | Red Bike Publishing 

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