Event description

Need to know more about CIP version 5/6? Learn from the instructors who have been former auditors and implemented CIP electric utilities.


EnergySec Members receive a 30% discount. Send an email to info@energysec.org for your special code.


We have group rates!* Please call 877-267-4732 to receive a group rate code.

Group Size Discount
4-7 5%
8-11 10%
12 or more 15%

* Does not apply to already discounted options such as the EnergySec Member discount.

Detailed Abstract

EnergySec’s team of experts, with years of relevant industry experience in cybersecurity and NERC CIP implementation and audits, have developed this bootcamp to prepare you for success in meeting CIP obligations.

This course is perfect for both seasoned NERC CIP professionals seeking to broaden and update their knowledge and understanding, as well as those new to NERC CIP who wish to jump start the learning process on these important standards.

Attendees will come away from this event prepared to tackle the challenges in the latest version of the standards, including version 6 and possible future versions. In this course we will:

  • Explain the nearly two dozen formally defined terms and other important words and phrases that are still undefined
  • Describe the nearly 20 categories of assets to which requirements apply
  • Explain the bright line criteria and the three tier (High/Medium/Low) approach to asset classification
  • Discuss the new standards in version 5 and 6
  • Explore changes that in version 6 and likely areas of change in future standards
  • Provide references and discussion on the pertinent NERC filings and FERC rulings on these standards
  • Deep Dive into the each requirement of each Standard with detailed explanation and discussion of entity obligations and auditor expectations
  • Discuss the evidence needed to demonstrate compliance during an audit


Orlando Airport Marriott Lakeside
7499 Augusta National Drive
Orlando, FL 32822-5015

Marriott has a special group rate for attendees of the NERC CIP Training at the  Orlando Airport Marriott Lakeside  of 179.00 USD per night. Reservations can be made using the link below or by calling Marriott at 800-228-9290 or 407-851-9000 and asking for the EnergySec group block at the Orlando Airport Marriott Lakeside. If calling, please ensure the reservation is at the correct hotel and address, as there are multiple Marriotts in Orlando.

There are a limited amount of rooms available at the group rate, on a first-come, first-served basis. Marriott has agreed to extend the cut-off date to reserve your room at the discounted price until December 21, 2015. All reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit or guaranteed with a major credit card. The hotel will not hold any reservations unless they are secured by one of these methods.

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