The Virginia Tech IT Security Office provides training throughout the campus. Training topics cover subjects from cyber security awareness issues to the latest techniques being used to compromise IT systems. Awareness training provides one of the best lines of defense to protect IT systems.
Request an Awareness Session
The Information Technology Security Office is committed to presenting technology security awareness sessions to anyone associated with Virginia Tech. If your area is interested in learning more about this educational opportunity, please complete the Awareness Training form in Service-Now.
Previous Awareness Trainings
Videos and Slide Decks of previous awareness trainings are available to view.
SANS- Computer Security Training
Virginia Tech has successfully hosted several SANS training courses. SANS training provides an opportunity for IT professional to obtain the knowledge and skills needed to help protect IT systems. The courses are taught by real world experts in the subject matter and can lead to industry-recognized certification.
SANS - Securing the Human Training
Virginia Tech offers SANS Securing the Human individual security awareness training. Computer users should contact their department or office information technology representative to get an account. If you are not sure who to contact, the IT Security Office can provide a point of contact for your organization. Department representatives can submit the Securing the Human Signup/Seat Request Service-Now form in order to request training licenses for their employees.