Sandia National Laboratories

Badge Office
Personnel Clearances
Export/Import Control
Facility Clearance
- FSO Responsibilities
- Flowdown of Requirements
Foreign Nationals
International Travel
KAFB Access
Operations Security (OPSEC)
Official Use Only
Prohibited/Controlled Items
Random Drug Testing
Reporting Requirements
Security Tools

SNL Security Contacts




Required Action

FSO Foreign Ownership Control and Influence (FOCI) Responsibilities & Facility Clearance Reporting Requirements

Subcontractor companies are required to report certain events that have an impact on the status of their facility clearance. The reporting requirements stated in this document pertain specifically to the facility clearance.

Review responsibilities and adhere to reporting requirements.

Non-Possessing Contractor Security Requirements Plan (NPSRP)

Sandia National Laboratories is responsible for complying with and flowing down DOE Contractor Requirements Documents incorporated into its contracts with subcontractors at any tier to the extent necessary to ensure compliance with DOE Directives.

The NPSRP outlines the security requirements and procedures non-possessing subcontractor companies and its personnel must follow or abide by for all U.S. Government support service subcontracts to obtain DOE personnel security clearances sponsored by Sandia National Laboratories.  Subcontractor companies are required to flow down the requirements in the NPSRP to all tier non-possessing subcontractor companies performing work under subcontract to SNL.

Company Key Management Personnel (KMP) and the Facility Security Officer (FSO) are obligated to read and adhere to the requirements and procedures within this plan.

When requested by Contract Security Management, KMP and the FSO will submit a completed NPSRP Certification, accepting the responsibility for ensuring company compliance with the requirements relayed in the plan.

PHY-210DE, Facility Security Officer Overview

This self-study training course provides an overview of the roles and responsibilities of the DOE or DOE-subcontractor FSO.  The course emphasizes facility clearance requirements, personnel security, information security, incident reporting, and other related programs.  The course references the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM) (DoD 5220.22-M) and a comprehensive listing of DOE orders, manuals, guides, forms, and notices.
Successful completion of the course, by means of six sets of end-of-lesson written test questions, requires a minimum score of 80% on each set.

Course Outcome: Upon successful completion of this course, participants will have a basic understanding of FSO roles and responsibilities.

Required for:  DOE personnel and DOE-contract employees newly assigned to FSO positions or functions.

Submit completions via fax or email.
Fax: 505-844-9739