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Harmonized Threat and Risk Assessment (HTRA) (A341)


Type: Classroom
Duration: 22:30 hours
Status: Active

Physical and IT security specialists within the Government of Canada are expected to make informed decisions about security issues and recommend appropriate, cost-effective safeguards. This course introduces a comprehensive five-phase threat and risk assessment (TRA) methodology that is applicable to any security situation, along with practical examples and exercises supporting its use. Participants will learn to interpret a completed TRA, apply the Harmonized Threat and Risk Assessment (HTRA) methodology to different situations, and understand how a TRA fits into their overall security duties.

Topics include:

  • identifying and valuing assets
  • identifying potential threats and vulnerabilities
  • reviewing existing and proposed safeguards
  • investigating residual risk
  • making reports and recommendations

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  • Topics: Security
  • Community: Functional specialists
  • Audience: Security specialists
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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