The International Foundation for Protection Officers (IFPO) is dedicated to providing meaningful education and certification for all levels. It accomplishes this through its certification programs, but also through social media and free educational workshops, including webinars.
About this Event:
This first IFPO UK & Ireland webinar will focus on some key issues affecting frontline security officers, featuring a panel of experienced security professionals and chaired by Brian Sims of Security Matters Magazine.
The panel will be talking about Career Development, Education, Diversity and Women in Security, the newly launched IFPO Ireland and take a look at how the role of the security officer is changing on a global perspective.
Date And Time:
Wed, 27 January 2021; 10:30 – 11:30 EST
Sandi Davies - IFPO Executive Director
Chuck Andrews CPP - IFPO Chief Strategy Officer
Panel Discussion featuring:
Darren Chalmers-Stevens - CriticalArc
Garry Bergin CPOI - Manguard Plus
Les Allen - Heriot Watt University
The International Foundation for Protection Officers (IFPO) is dedicated to providing meaningful and cost effective security training for security guards and protection officers.
We believe that education is a necessary and essential part of professional security training and the security officer’s background. IFPO serves individuals, security companies, and organizations that have their own private security staff. Our students and members benefit from the recognition and standing that the prestigious IFPO certification conveys.
International Foundation for Protection Officers Mission Statement
Mission Statement Part I.
The International Foundation for Protection Officers provides professional learning opportunities for security practitioners, to impart the knowledge, skills, and competencies required to maximize job performance and enhance career potential.
Purpose: to make a positive difference in the quality of the participant’s job performance and elevate the professional status of students who partake of our learning opportunities.
Business: to supply committed security practitioners with a quality education to help achieve their highest potential and provide recognized accreditation for successful completion of educational goals.
Values: commitment, integrity, responsibility, and standards of excellence, provide the platform that supports our journey as we pursue our mission.
Commitment to Excellence: To be the recognized center of excellence and primary provider of education and training products and services to the security industry.
Mission Statement Part II.
“The International Foundation for Protection Officers is committed to the support and professional development of protection officers and supervisors. Through advocacy, promoting training standards, and providing accessible training, education and certification opportunities, we seek to enhance their professional standing as well as increase and diversify the value of the vital services they provide.”