Find the Right Path Using the NICE Framework
The NICE Framework is a fundamental reference for describing and sharing information about cybersecurity work.
The Framework is designed to help you identify the right training and certifications for your current or desired cybersecurity role.
For more information on this framework and how it can assist you in finding the right cybersecurity training for you or your organisation, speak to a SANS representative.
NICE Framework Categories
The NICE Framework Categories are a high-level grouping of common cybersecurity functions. Select a category below to help you identify the right training and certifications for your current or desired cybersecurity role.
Security Provisionals (SP)
Conceptualizes, designs, procures, and/or builds secure information technology (IT) systems, with responsibility for aspects of system and/or network development.Learn More
Operate and Maintain (OM)
Provides the support, administration, & maintenance necessary to ensure effective and efficient information technology (IT) system performance & security.Learn More
Oversee and Govern (OV)
Provides leadership, management, direction, or development and advocacy so the organization may effectively conduct cybersecurity work.Learn More
Performs highly-specialized review and evaluation of incoming cybersecurity information to determine its usefulness for intelligence.Learn More
Collect and Operate (CO)
Provides specialized denial and deception operations and collection of cybersecurity information that may be used to develop intelligence.Learn More
Investigates cybersecurity events or crimes related to information technology (IT) systems, network, and digital evidence.Learn More