Welcome to the ICS-CERT Virtual Learning Portal (VLP)

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT)

The ICS-CERT works to reduce risks within and across all critical infrastructure sectors. The Virtual Learning Portal (VLP) provides online training for those interested in the security of Industrial Control Systems (ICS). 

Please sign in to register for a free VLP course. 



ICS-CERT program instructor led training events consist of 'regional' training courses and workshops at venues in various locations in addition to a 5-day training event held in Idaho Falls, Idaho.

Note that all ICS-CERT training courses are presented with no cost to the attendee. 

For a description and schedule of instructor led courses please visit the ICS-CERT training website.



We recommend the latest version of the Chrome browser for the best experience with our courses.

The Firefox browser also seems to be very compatible with our site.

Students have reported various issues on our site with some versions of Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge.

We recommend that you try Chrome if you experience any issues with another browser.



To reset your password or retrieve your username, click on the "Lost password" link on the sign in page and follow the instructions.

Remember when you sign in that you must use the username that you originally registered with.

For other sign in issues please send an email to nhs-training@inl.gov describing your problem.


CISA VLP - Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Virtual Learning Portal