The International Foundation for Protection Officers (IFPO) is seeking the assistance of 5 individuals from the U.S. to beta-test our most recent edition of The Professional Protection Officer – released in 2020.
The book serves as the text for the Certified Protection Officer Program (CPO).
Completion of an Interim Examination and a Final Examination are required by July 31st, 2020. This is a complimentary offer and is limited to five.
If you are interested, please use this email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here is a little more about the CPO course:
Successful CPOs find that the program significantly improves job performance and job enjoyment by providing a broad understanding of the roles, duties and responsibilities of the security officer. This professional growth also enhances career and earnings potential.
Partial list of businesses and organizations where Certified Protection Officers are employed.
IFPO offers an online version of the Certified Protection Officer (CPO) 8th Edition course. The CPO 8th Edition program provides graduates internationally recognized protection officer certification. This self-paced course offers access 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The CPO 8th Edition provides comprehensive, up-to-date information that improves protection officers’ skills and enhances their efficiency. Our delivery system tracks student achievements and maintains data necessary to provide seamless continuation of learning.
The security profession operates in a constantly changing environment and must provide a wide range of potential responses to evolving and increasingly complex threats. Globalization and technology increase the scope of these threats and accelerate the rate at which they change. Consequently, providing security has become more complicated and the knowledge required by a competent security operative, at any level, has grown. This course will improve any protection officer’s skills, knowledge, and abilities. This highly interactive course includes 12 units covering 45 chapters. Each chapter provides interactive activities, knowledge checks, and concludes with an end-of-chapter test.
The course will fully prepare candidates for the CPO Final Exam that is included in the price of the course. All course materials prior to the final exam remain available for student review at any time prior to starting the final exam. Candidates who successfully complete the CPO 8th Edition Final Exam are provided an IFPO Certification Certificate.
Units of Study Include Topics Such As:
Career Planning for Protection Professionals
The Protection Officer as a Leader
Security Risk Management
Antiterrorism and VIP Protection
Crime and Incident Scene Procedures
Automation in Protection Operations
Interviewing and Statements
Legal Aspects of Security
Environmental Crime Control
Use of Force
Alarm System Fundamentals
Defensive Tactics and Officer Safety
Occupational Safety and Health and the Protection Officer
Apprehension and Detention Procedures
An All Hazards Approach to Hazardous Materials
Human Relations in a Global Environment
Information Security and Counterintelligence
Ethics and Professionalism
Workplace Crime and Deviance
And much more