Essentials for NERC Critical Infrastructure Protection

Essentials for NERC Critical Infrastructure Protection course empowers students with knowledge of the what and the how of the version 5/6/7 standards. The course addresses the role of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), and Regional Entities, provides multiple approaches for identifying and categorizing BES Cyber Systems, and helps asset owners determine the requirements applicable to specific implementations.

Course syllabus:

  1. Asset Identification and Governance

  2. Asset Control and Monitoring

  3. System Management

  4. Information Protection and Response

  5. The CIP Process