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Certification

Are you looking to strengthen your qualifications?

An ASIS board certification helps you stand out in the crowd.

Recognized worldwide, the CPP, PSP, and PCI credentials provide objective proof of your professional knowledge and experience.
 
ASIS certifications

Why Certify?

Benefits to practitioners
  • Demonstrable proof of experience and professional competence

  • Expanded professional network and opportunities to showcase your expertise at ASIS chapter events and global conferences

  • Increased salary potential – certified practitioners earn up to 24% more than noncertified professionals
Benefits to employers
  • Independent validation of an individual's knowledge, skills, and abilities

  • Backing of the world's largest association for security management practitioners

  • Protection from lawsuits involving ASIS certification that arise out of an act of terrorism under the SAFETY Act Designation awarded to ASIS by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security

  • Continuing education requirements for recertification offer assurance that practitioners will remain current with best industry practices

Difference between certification and a certificate program
  • Certification has an experience and education component

  • Certification requires passing an exam

  • Certification requires recertification, which ensures that the practitioner stays current in the field through continuing education

  • Certification allows a practitioner to put letters after his or her name

ASIS board certifications are ANSI accredited, which ensures a high threshold of qualifications and rigor have been met.