Security Awareness Training

The University of Montana is utilizing KnowBe4 to offer security awareness training to faculty, staff, and administrators.

Currently, this training is not available for students at this time. If you have student employees that would benefit from taking the security awareness training program or if you are having trouble logging in to the security awareness training program please submit this form on the UM Solutions Center or contact the information security office at infosec@umontana.edu.

Please be aware that the enrollment process can sometimes take up to 40 minutes. It is common for employees to see that they have “no trainings due” at first. Employees will receive an email notification from the Information Security Office once their enrollment has been completed. Then the trainings will be available.

Frequently Asked Questions

I am a temporary employee.  Should I take the training?

Please consult with your supervisor as to whether you should take the training.  Your supervisor will determine whether or not the training would benefit you or the university. You should then email us your name and umontana.edu email address, so we can add you to the system.

You should fill out this form on the UM Solutions Center so we can add you to the system.

Some of the modules mention VPN access.  Is this something that the university provides?  If so, how can I request access?

The University of Montana does provide VPN access.  The request form and approval process may be found on the UM Solution Center.

What if I don't see my trainings?

If you have just enrolled, there may be a delay as the process takes time to configure. If you do not see your assigned trainings after 1 business day, fill out the Security Awareness Training Help Request.

If your trainings have expired, they will no longer be available. To extend your trainings, fill out the Security Awareness Training Help Request.