The Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency (DCSA) has created a mandatory CUI training program for DoD employees and its industry partners.

CUI training is mandatory for all DoD civilian and military personnel as well as contractors in accordance with DoD Instruction 5200.48, paragraph 3.6(b). This training fulfills the CUI training requirements for industry when it is required by Government Contracting Activities for contracts with CUI requirements.

DOD Mandatory Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) Training IF141.06

The course provides information on the eleven training requirements for accessing, marking, safeguarding, decontrolling, and destroying CUI along with the procedures for identifying and reporting security incidents.

Links to resources such as one pagers and presentations to assist in identifying and properly marking information as CUI may also be found below:

For more information concerning CUI, please visit:


Note: The proper category for SBIR/STTR Data Rights for CUI is "PROPIN" and NOT "SBIZ". The CUI category "SBIZ" is reserved for the government database information only and should only be used when disclosing that information.