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Industrial Security

Welcome To The Office Of Industrial Security

The Office of Industrial Security is here to meet and ensure any security requirements associated with contracts, projects, or programs supported by the Florida Institute of Technology.

As a cleared defense contractor, FIT is a participant in the security program administered in accordance with the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM), DoD 5220.22-M, and the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency (DCSA).

The office performs the following primary functions for the University:

  • Protect national security, maintain United States economic and military advantage, and protect FIT research efforts.
  • Perform industrial security functions outlined in the NISPOM and required by DSS.
  • Obtain, maintain, and terminate personnel security clearances issued to those FIT employees working on contracts for the United States Government.