TrainACE offers extensive, hands-on, training for students to become acrcredited in DIARMF in Greenbelt, MD and Ashburn, VA. DIARMF, or the Department of Defense Information Assurance Risk Management Framework, has taken over for the previous DIACAP as the current foundation for the NIST assessment and authorization processes.The course begins with an overview of information security and risk management then proceeds to a high-level view of the FISMA regulations, roles and responsibilities, and NIST RMF process steps, including security authorization. It also introduces the components of the documentation package, authorization decisions, and the process of continuous monitoring.

As an added bonus, the class provides 32 hours of Continuing Professional Education Credits (CPEs) for individuals who hold a CISSP, CISM and/or Security+ certification.

DIARMF Training in Maryland, Washington D.C. or Northern Virginia

TrainACE offers DIARMF training at our two locations in the D.C. Metro area: Greenbelt, MD and Ashburn, VA. DIARMF training is available in a variety of lengths, but our most common offering is the 4-day, 32-hour course.

DIARMF Classroom Training Course Cost: $2,500 Per Enrollment

DIARMF Training Schedule

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Custom Training For Your Organization

Does your organization have special training needs? Let us know! We'll put together a customized training course proposal targeted to the specific needs of your staff. Select your ideal start-date, your location preference and your equipment requests and we will gladly compose a training plan for your company quickly and free of any obligation.

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Topics & Concepts Covered in Our DIARMF Training Include:

  • Transitioning from DIACAP to DIARMF: Key Changes
  • Risk Management Process & Framework
  • Information Security, FISMA, C&A
  • System Identification (SIP)
  • Risk & Its Relation to Threat, Vulnerability & Control Relationships
  • Assessment & Accreditation Process
  • Configuration Management
  • Security Assessment and Authorization
  • DIACAP Implementation Plan (DIP)


Recommended Training Audience

DIARMF Training is recommended for Managers, system owners and IT/security personnel that are either transitioning to or implementing risk management fundamentals for the first time.