Risk Management Framework for DoD

Course Description

This course introduces attendees to the Risk Management Framework for Department of Defense for Information Technology also known as RDIT which has been adopted as the common information security framework for federal government and government contractors. Informative lectures address transitions from DIACAP, threat processes, risk management concepts, and the roles defined by RDIT. The six-step life cycle process is explored through presentations and hands-on exercises as attendees learn to categorize information systems, select security controls, implement controls, assess controls, authorize information systems, and monitor the security controls.

Course ID: DEF 4607P
Course Format: Classroom

Available Classroom Sections

Start Date End Date Registration Deadline Format Location Cost CRN
Section Details Dec 4, 2018 Dec 6, 2018 Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 23:59 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $1,495 18316

Special Discounts

GTRI employees are eligible for a discount on this course.  If you are a GTRI employee, please go to https://webwise.gtri.gatech.edu/talent-management/organizational-development and look under “GT Professional Development” for a coupon code to use when checking out.

Note: Coupon codes must be applied during checkout and cannot be redeemed after your checkout is complete. Only one coupon code can be used per shopping cart.

How You Will Benefit

  • Understand the six-step RMF process
  • Identify similarities and differences between RMF and DIACAP
  • Understand how RMF specifically applies to DoD IT systems
  • Apply RMF steps through hands-on exercises and discussions


  • Threats
  • RMF Overview
  • DIACAP Transition Roles: Steps 1-6
  • Workshop

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Renita Folds