What is DoD Directive 8140?

The New Horizons Learning Group’s dedicated government team will be there to help you as you transition from Directive 8570 towards Directive 8140. The DoD-8140 model is based upon the National Institute of Standard and Technology’s (NIST) National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education standard. This model will help to define job titles and categories more clearly.
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New Horizons Learning Group has both the training expertise and the capability to train Department of Defense personnel and contractors to meet the exact certification requirements of Directive 8040. The new framework allows for multiple classes, certifications and formalized training to make an individual “certified” in this task.
This course is centered around engineering and architecture. These certificates and classes include Project Management Professional and CompTIA A+ Certifications, SharePoint Management, and Server Administration.
This course focuses on the operation and maintenance of computer, network, and enclave systems. CompTIA Network+ Certification, CompTIA A+ Certification, and Cisco Certification Network Associate (CCNA) are some of the certifications and classes available.
This course focuses on security and defense against cyber-attacks. CompTIA A+ Certification, Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) are two examples of certifications and classes.
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This course focuses on the analysis of networks, systems, and exploitations in order to provide signatures or mitigation strategies.
All Source IntelligenceExploitation AnalysisTargetsThreat AnalysisCertifications and classes include Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH).
This course focuses on cyber operations and planning. CompTIA Security+ Certification is one of the certifications and classes.
It focuses on the legal aspects, the planning and the education/training required. There are two types of certifications: Certified Information Security Professional (CISSP), and Certified Information Security Manager(CISM).