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This section includes training resources such as educational courses, webinars, and videos.


Cyber Essentials: Building a Culture of Cyber Readiness – a guide for leaders of small businesses as well as leaders of small and local government agencies to develop an actionable understanding of where to start implementing organizational cybersecurity practices.
Department of Homeland Security

Cybersecurity for Small Business: The Fundamentals” – a set of training slides and speaker notes to help small business owners educate themselves and their employees about cybersecurity best practices and resources.
National Institute of Standards and Technology

Cyber Readiness Program  – The Cyber Readiness Program is designed to provide practical resources and tools to help organizations like yours take action to become cyber ready. Completing the Program will make your organization safer, more secure, and stronger in the face of cyber threats. (Note: account with login is required.)
Cyber Readiness Institute


Steps to Reduce Your Company’s Risk of Cyber Attacks – This webinar is aimed at manufacturers and includes: how to identify potential security vulnerabilities, risks and threats; controls that can help protect against cyber attacks; tools and resources; and how to contain, reduce damage and recover from cyber attacks
Manufacturing Extension Partnership

NIST 800-171 Handbook Overview - This webinar provides a general understanding of NIST 800-171 Handbook and how it relates to recent changes in DFARS Cybersecurity Requirements.
Manufacturing Extension Partnership

NIST 800-171 Handbook Q&A Webinar  - This webinar provides answer to commonly asked questions about NIST 800-171 Handbook and DFARS Cybersecurity Requirements
Manufacturing Extension Partnership

Content outlined on the Small Business Cybersecurity Corner webpages contain documents and resources submitted directly to us from our contributors. These resources were identified by our contributors as information they deemed most relevant and timely—and were chosen based on the current needs of the small business community.  Certain commercial entities may be identified in this Web site or linked Web sites. Such identification is not intended to imply recommendation or endorsement by NIST, nor is it intended to imply that the entities, materials, or equipment are necessarily the best available for the purpose.

Created February 7, 2019, Updated November 20, 2019