Cybersecurity Awareness Training

This bundle of online information security training, available to member banks through The Sans Institute, includes 46 mini courses designed to inform and build strong information security awareness habits in bank staff at all levels. Accessible only through a site license, each course is just three to five minutes long, so you can easily and efficiently assign the appropriate training to staff.

  • Securing the Human Core: 10 essential courses that tackle the tricky balance between threat risks and empowerment through the "building your shield" process in real-life scenarios
  • Securing the Human Core - Interactive Games: Nine video game-style courses that reinforce the lessons learned in the Securing the Human Core Suite and challenge students to implement what they've learned in a new format
  • Security Awareness: 12 situational security courses that can be assigned individually based on job roles and responsibilities
  • Compliance: 15 courses focusing on security-related regulatory issues that can be assigned individually based on your bank's compliance requirements

Securing the Human Core

  • You are the Shield
  • Social Engineering
  • Email and Phishing
  • Browsing Safely
  • Social Networks
  • Mobile Devices
  • Passwords
  • Data Security
  • Hacked
  • Conclusion/Summary

Securing the Human Core - Interactive Games

  • You are the Shield - Interactive
  • Social Engineering - Interactive
  • Email and Phishing - Interactive
  • Browsing Safely - Interactive 
  • Social Networks - Interactive
  • Mobile Devices - Interactive
  • Passwords - Interactive
  • Data Security - Interactive
  • Hacked - Interactive

Security Awareness

  • Encryption
  • Working Remotely
  • Insider Threat
  • Help Desk
  • IT Staff
  • Physical Security
  • Creating a Cyber-Secure Home
  • Protecting Your Kids Online
  • Senior Leadership
  • Targeted Attacks
  • Cloud Services
  • International Travel


  • Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
  • Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
  • Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
  • Personally Indentifiable Information (PII)
  • Criminal Justice
  • Federal Tax Information
  • Gramm-Leach-Biley Act (GLBA)
  • Red Flags Rule
  • Ethics
  • International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR)
  • Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA)
  • Federal Personally Identifiable Information (Federal PII)
  • EU General Data Protection Regulation (EUGDPR)
  • Client Confidentiality in Law Offices
  • Privacy
Course Descriptions

Questions: NYBA Professional Development at (212) 297-1679 or

These courses are only available through a special site license.
Contact or 212-297-1679 for more information.