1 January 2005
with change 25 October 2006
and other security systems; those security systems will be provided and installed by the
A typical SCIF might contain office/admin areas, a classroom, an open area
with computer workstations, an electronics maintenance space, a server room, storage
room, security vestibule, and electrical/telephone room.
Some spaces that are part of the SCIF space authorization may not be within
the secure area. Some administrative spaces and the maintenance space might be
better located outside of the SCIF.
Space Design Information: Refer to similar spaces (administrative, classroom,
armorer s room, etc.) and model the design of the SCIF spaces on those.
Include furniture and similar equipment as part of the design similar to the rest
of the training center. Fax machines, safes, servers, secure files, and similar items
specific to the operation of the SCIF will be provided by the Tenants.
The SCIF HVAC equipment should be separate from other building HVAC
Provide clean power if Tenants do not provide UPS system, and verify
grounding required for SCIF.