Carnegie Mellon University

Security 101 Training and Awareness Program

The Security 101 training course was developed by Carnegie Mellon's Information Security Office to raise awareness about Carnegie Mellon's information security policies and guidelines, data classification, roles and responsibilities, information security risks, and techniques for safeguarding institutional data and information systems.

You can access the content through the Canvas course delivery platform at

Security 101 contains four training modules:

  • Policies
  • Safeguarding Institutional Data
  • Security Risks
  • Security Breach and Notification

This course is designed to be completed at your own pace and convenience. The entire course will take approximately an hour to complete.

If you have any questions about using Canvas or the Security 101 training, please email or call 412-268-4357 (HELP).