The Air Force COOL program is a pathway for enlisted Airmen to earn industry recognized professional certifications and licenses. All related licensing fees, exam charges, and study preparation costs, including training, are covered by the Air Force COOL program.
Details about the government directivE 8570
In August of 2004 the US Department of Defense (DoD) implemented DOD Directive 8570 certification requirements, which requires every part-time or full-time military member or defense contractor with privileged access to a DoD information system to carry an approved certification for their particular job classification.
Details about the government directive set to replace directive 8570
As the transition from Directive 8570 to Directive 8140 begins, New Horizons Learning Group's dedicated government team is here to guide you along the way. The DoD 8140 model is based on the National Institute of Standard and Technology (NIST) National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) standard. This model will define categories as well as job titles more clearly.
New Horizons provides many ways to help organizations maximize and extend training budgets while still training numerous employees in a variety of courses. We understand the importance of training your employees to improve job efficiency, but also ensuring your dollars are being spent wisely. Training at your own pace is perfect for those who know when and how they can fit in their development. But what happens when you have a question, or get stuck on a lab? Read more about our NH Anytime options.
Companies are increasingly realizing that they benefit as much, if not more, from worker certification as the workers themselves. Here are 10 common reasons that businesses are getting their workforce certified: