PAC-US013 USINDOPACOM Derivative Classification - Annual Training (1 hr)

This course explains how to derivatively classify national security information from a classification management perspective. The course describes the process and methods for derivatively classifying information, identifies authorized sources to use when derivatively classifying information and explains how to apply authorized sources, through derivatively classifying information based on the concepts of contained in, revealed by, and compilation. The course also discusses the responsibilities associated with derivatively classifying information, to include avoidance of over classification, classification prohibitions and limitations, information sharing, classification challenges, and security incidents and sanctions. This course meets the ANNUAL REQUIREMENT for all DoD personnel, including contractors, who access classified systems and networks or perform derivative classification functions for USINDOPACOM. Note. The course includes a printable certificate which can serve as evidence that a student completed the course. When a student takes the course using this link, CDSE will not maintain any record of that student by name or any personally identifiable information. If the student needs documentation that he or she has completed the course, he or she will have to print the certificate at the end of the course.