Tech Talk: ITS Newsletter

October, 2021

Action Required: Complete the New Security Awareness Training


We live in a very technical world, and the threats are persistent. It is imperative that all employees have a certain level of knowledge about cybersecurity.

ITS is pleased to announce the university has approved a 25-minute Security Awareness Foundations mandatory training program for all faculty and staff. The training is relevant to both work and home life and covers many of the important topics for security awareness. It was designed to help our campus better understand cybersecurity, a topic that is of utmost importance to UNCW.

What is the deadline for completing the mandatory training?

Faculty and staff are expected complete the 25-minute online training module between October 1, 2021 – December 31, 2021.

How do I take the training?

It’s easy! To access the training please visit the Seahawk Secure Portal and follow the instructions. Be sure to sign in with your full UNCW email address.
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What if I already took ITS Security Training?

This 2021-22 version is new and will need to be taken by all faculty and staff, even if you took the previous training.


If you have any questions, please CHAT with TAC or visit the myTAC portal for additional resources.