Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Awareness

AWR213 – 8.00 Hours


Details Buttons Dates Location Class Price Register Buttons
06/11/24 – 06/11/24 Harrisburg, PA LS AWR213 656 Register
06/11/24 – 06/11/24 Agana Heights, GU LS AWR213 664 Register
06/11/24 – 06/11/24 Franklin, TN LS AWR213 665 Register
06/18/24 – 06/18/24 Lebanon, OH LS AWR213 657 Register
06/25/24 – 06/25/24 St Thomas, VI LS AWR213 626 Register
06/25/24 – 06/25/24 Pope Army Airfield, NC LS AWR213 673 Register
07/16/24 – 07/16/24 Austin, TX LS AWR213 670 Register
07/17/24 – 07/17/24 Houston, TX LS AWR213 637 Register
07/30/24 – 07/31/24 Live Online Instructor-Led Training LS AWR213 658 Register
07/30/24 – 07/30/24 Anchorage, AK LS AWR213 653 Register
08/06/24 – 08/06/24 Bowling Green, KY LS AWR213 655 Register
08/20/24 – 08/20/24 Sacramento, CA LS AWR213 654 Register
08/21/24 – 08/21/24 Nazareth, PA LS AWR213 662 Register
09/03/24 – 09/03/24 Tustin, CA LS AWR213 634 Register
09/23/24 – 09/23/24 Honolulu, HI LS AWR213 667 Register
10/01/24 – 10/01/24 Brighton, CO LS AWR213 663 Register
10/07/24 – 10/07/24 Urbana, IL LS AWR213 674 Register
10/16/24 – 10/17/24 Live Online Instructor-Led Training LS AWR213 659 Register
10/22/24 – 10/22/24 San Diego, CA LS AWR213 672 Register
10/23/24 – 10/23/24 West Columbia, SC LS AWR213 677 Register
11/05/24 – 11/05/24 Mocksville, NC LS AWR213 671 Register
11/19/24 – 11/19/24 Riverside, CA LS AWR213 648 Register
12/10/24 – 12/10/24 Jefferson City, MO LS AWR213 669 Register
01/14/25 – 01/14/25 Saint Paul, MN LS AWR213 676 Register
02/03/25 – 02/03/25 San Diego, CA LS AWR213 668 Register
04/01/25 – 04/01/25 Turlock, CA LS AWR213 675 Register
10/09/25 – 10/09/25 Abilene, TX LS AWR213 666 Register

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 423-8433 or [email protected] to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

US FlagThis course will introduce participants to the key terms, policy, guidance, and preparedness efforts required to safeguard the Nation’s critical infrastructure. Participants will discuss the risk management framework, describe Federal critical infrastructure security and resilience and information sharing programs, and relate critical infrastructure programs to individual actions. Focus will be placed on local preparedness efforts as they relate to the national approach to critical infrastructure security and resilience, enabling stakeholders to address local planning within a common framework. Informed planning is consistent with accepted emergency management standards as the basis for planning across the mission areas of prevention, protection, mitigation, response, and recovery.

Individuals completing this course in combination with MGT310, MGT315, MGT414, and MGT452 are awarded the TEEX Infrastructure Protection Certificate.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements for AWR213 Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Awareness course #78408.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Enrollment Requirements

Participants must be U.S. citizens. A FEMA Student ID is required to register for and participate in any training provided by FEMA agencies. All FEMA training providers, registration systems, and enrollment procedures are required to use this FEMA SID, which can be obtained at the following website:; or with TEEX assistance upon arrival for class.

Course Completion Requirements

Participants are required to score a 70% or better on the Post-Test and attend 80% of the course hours in order to receive a course certificate of completion.

Participant Must Provide

  • A photo identification on the first day of class. See the Participant Handbook for approved forms of identification and additional guidelines.
  • Laptop or tablet

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process, and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. The course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirement, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.

Participants in a TCOLE credit course must complete the class in its entirety to receive TCOLE credit.

Successful completion of the following courses is recommended, but not required:

Upon successful completion, you will be able to:

  • Discuss Federal policy and guidance for CI security and resilience, the sectors with assets within their jurisdiction, the Sector Specific Agency(ies) for those sectors, and the impact of the NPR on sector assets.
  • Summarize the NIPP risk management framework and have knowledge of varying sector and asset-specific risk management tools and resources.
  • Summarize the information included in a Sector Risk Snapshot.
  • Determine the specific high-level threats and hazards to local Critical Facilities (CF) assets.
  • Determine the dependencies and interdependencies of the CF Sector.
  • Identify sector assets, threats and hazards of significant concern, and dependencies and interdependencies of sector assets.

Suggested Audience

  • Critical Infrastructure Owners, Operators, and Managers
  • Federal, State, Local, Regional, Tribal, and Territorial Government Officials and Managers
  • Sector-Specific Agency Managers
  • Other Organizations and Managers with Critical Infrastructure Responsibilities

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

Note: Live Online Instructor-Led (webinar) courses are not eligible for TCOLE credit.

  • 8.00 hours – Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)
  • State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC)/Texas Education Agency (TEA)

Other Information

  • Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Awareness was formerly titled Critical Infrastructure & Key Resources Awareness
  • For deliveries on, or after, January 3, 2022, participants enrolled in an in-person, classroom-based course delivery will need access to a laptop or mobile device/tablet during the class session to complete course testing and evaluations electronically.
  • Participants enrolled in a TEEX-Instructor Led Webinar must have access to a laptop or mobile device/tablet during the class session to participate in all course sessions as well as complete course testing and evaluations electronically.

Government Programs

  • GSA contract number: GS-07F-0357V. GSA customers, to register please contact [email protected] or call (800) 423-8433. GSA Schedule logo
  • For DHS/FEMA Funded Courses, please contact [email protected] or call (800) 423-8433