Mandatory Cybersecurity Training Policy

Originally Issued: December 2018

Contacts: Lori Temple

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Staff awareness and education are key preventative factors to a secure information technology environment. All university employees must complete a UNLV-approved annual Cyber Security training program.

New employees must complete the Cyber Security training program within the first 30 days of hire. All employees must complete a UNLV-approved annual refresher course.

Visit the UNLV Cyber Security Training website for information about current training/learning opportunities.

Statement of Purpose

The purpose of this policy is to:

  • Maintain a safe and secure information technology environment
  • Meet best practices for information technology security standards

Entities Affected by Policy

Entities affected by this policy include all UNLV employees.

Who Should Read This Policy

All UNLV employees should read this policy.


There are no exceptions to this policy.