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Identifying and Safeguarding Personally Identifiable Information (PII) Version 2.0

This interactive training provides an overview of Personally Identifiable Information (PII), protected health information (PHI), as well as the laws and policy that govern the maintenance and protection of PII and PHI. The course is designed to prepare DoD and other Federal employees to recognize the importance of PII, to identify what PII is, and why it is important to protect PII. This course explains the responsibilities for safeguarding PII and PHI on both the organizational and individual levels, examines the authorized and unauthorized use and disclosure of PII and PHI, and the organizational and individual penalties for not complying with the policies governing PII and PHI maintenance and protection. This training is intended for DoD civilians, military members, and contractors using DoD information systems. This course may also be used by other Federal Agencies.

This course is hosted by DISA.