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Information Security Awareness Training

Educating the UNCG community on security best practices is essential in protecting the University's information assets. University leadership believes strongly in this effort and has required information security awareness training for every University employee.

Online Training

Online information security awareness training is available in Canvas. To begin, go to Information Security Awareness Training and login with your UNCG credentials. The training should take about an hour and has the following sections:

  1. Introduction
  2. Law and Compliance
  3. Information Security Policies
  4. Data Classification
  5. Identity and Access Management
  6. Social Engineering
  7. Risk, Vulnerabilities, and Incidents
  8. Physical Security

If you have questions or comments regarding information security awareness training at UNCG, please contact Information Technology Services (ITS) through 6-TECH at 256-TECH (8324) or

For an overview of all technology training available through ITS, see Information Technology Training Opportunities on Campus.