Systems Certification and Accreditation (2020)

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The intent of the Systems Certification and Accreditation Knowledge Unit is to provide students with an understanding of the processes and regulations associated with the analysis/evaluation of operational systems and the authorities and processes for the approval of their operation.


After completing the KU, students will be able to:

  1. Describe the DoD system certification and accreditation processes.
  2. Define certification and accreditation.


  1. DoD Policies and Directives
  2. Roles/Players
  3. Components of the C&A Process
  4. Certification Boards and Panels
  5. NIST Risk Management Framework (SP800-37)


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