NAID Programs

NAID® offers resources and programs to assist secure data destruction providers in growing their businesses and better serving clients.

NAID Certified Secure Destruction Specialist (CSDS) Accreditation Program

The NAID Certified Secure Destruction Specialist® (CSDS®) Accreditation Program promotes and acknowledges an individual’s competency in a range of subject areas related to the secure destruction of information and the secure destruction of other items.

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Customer Employee Training Program

The Customer Employee Training Program equips NAID service providers to offer training as a benefit to their clients’ employees on what they need to know about proper information disposal, meeting the clients’ regulatory due diligence.

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Doctors’ Office Marketing Program

The NAID Doctors’ Office Marketing Program includes training tools used to develop the interest of doctors’ and dentists’ offices. HIPAA requires that employees be properly trained on data protection. HHS has also said that when medical facilities properly train employees, the consequences for an incident will be considerably less than when no training has been provided.

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Downstream Data Coverage Insurance

Professional liability insurance designed for the unique risks of today’s data-related service provider and the customer they service. It validates the vendor’s operational security with regular announced and unannounced audits that are required for NAID AAA Certification.

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Information Disposition Textbook

The first comprehensive digest covering the wide range of issues related to protecting information at its most vulnerable point – the end of its life cycle. Information Disposition: A Practical Guide to the Secure, Compliant Disposal of Records, Media and IT Assets contains everything one needs to know, including policies and templates, to create a state-of-the-art, compliant and secure information destruction program.

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Members Only Resources

There are a number of included member benefit resources which can be accessed by members anytime in the “Document Library” of the Members Only Portal.