Ohio University

Online IT Security Training


Online, self-paced, information security training course.


  • Short interactive videos with accompanying quizzes.
  • Training is self-paced. You can stop the training and pick back up where you left off later.
  • Topics covered include data protection best practices, social engineering, phishing, privacy, and introductions to data regulations such as FERPA, HIPAA, and PCI-DSS.
  • Takes approximately one hour to complete.
  • Once finished, you'll receive a certificate of completion you should download and save for your records.

How to Request

Training is available for students, faculty, and staff. In order to sign up, email security@ohio.edu with the names and email addresses of the individuals who should be enrolled in training.

Online IT Security Training FAQs

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