Information Security Training


Information Security Training is mandated by the State of Texas and is required to be completed at hire and annually thereafter by all employees and contractors that use a computer for 25% or more of their responsibilities.

Training is composed of two parts: one certified training module and the TWU Data Use Agreement. Both parts must be completed in sequence to receive credit for annual training. Required individuals are automatically enrolled in Information Security Training based on their training due date.

  1. Access the training through Bridge (TWU’s Learning Management System):

  2. Log in with your TWU email address and password.

  3. Hover over the Information Security Training course.

  4. Click the Start button.

  5. On the program cover page, click the Let’s Get Started button or the course title. 

  6. Click the Begin Course button to start the training module.

  7. The course is provided by KnowBe4 and will be launched in a new window. Do not close your Bridge browser tab.

    • Temporarily enable pop-ups for your browser or click Launch Course if Bridge provides this message: Popup Blocked. We attempted to launch your course in a new window, but a popup blocker is preventing it from opening. Please disable popup blockers from this site.

  8. Click Close on the trade name and trademark notification.

  9. Read/watch the material and click the Next button to progress through the course.

  10. Answer knowledge check questions throughout the course, and complete the quiz at the end.

  11. After taking the quiz, click Complete the training to close the KnowBe4 module.

  12. Go to your Bridge browser tab. It should refresh to say “Great Work! You completed KnowBe4 Cybersecurity Training for Texas.”

  13. Click TWU Data Use Agreement to continue to the last training step.

  14. Click Begin Course.

  15. Read the agreement and then click Continue.

  16. Acknowledge the agreement by checking both boxes.

  17. Click Submit.

  18. Click Complete.

  19. Click Back to Program to view all certificates earned for completing training.

  20. Download and save your certificate(s) for your records.

  21. When ready, click Back to My Learning to exit the training program.

  22. Click the gear icon and Sign Out to exit Bridge.


Contact the Technology Service Desk at,, submit a request through the Technology Service Catalog, or submit a request by clicking Request Service on this page.

Who can use it

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students

Learn more

  • IT Solutions frequently posts information security information on their website, Twitter (@TWUTech), InsideTWU and in the ITS monthly newsletter. 

  • Information security tips are also made available through digital signage on each campus.

  • IT Solutions is active in promoting Cybersecurity Awareness Month each October as a member of the Stop.Think.Connect. Academic Alliance.

  • See this curated playlist of cybersecurity videos on LinkedIn Learning for self-paced resources.
Information Security Training


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