The United States Department of Defence has certified the Cisco CCNA Security Certification as DoD 8570.01-M compliant. The DoD 8570 Directive provides guidance and procedures for the training, certification and management of all DoD employees performing Information Assurance functions in their line of duty. These individuals are required to carry an approved certification for their particular job role and classification
Based on the Information Assurance Workforce Improvement Program Advisory Council Certification Committee's recommendation, CCNA Security has been approved for DoD Information Assurance Technician Levels I and II.
The CCNA Security Certification also meets the ISO 17024 standard accredited by ANSI.