Launching in January 2021, the International Foundation for Protection Officers will host a series of monthly webinars on topics relevant to today's front-line security practitioners.
Session #1: Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 10 am Eastern Time
The challenges and opportunities of providing security during Covid-19
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Designed for those in officer and supervisory roles, these webinars will provide information on a variety of topics designed to give you the tools to increase your effectiveness, build your skill set and help with your security career.
Each session will be short, just 30 minutes, on the third Wednesday of each month, at 10 a.m. Eastern Time.
These sessions will either be host presentations or host and panelists discussing a variety of topics.
For more information, including a list of all 2021 webinars, click here.
About the instructor:
Dr. Glen Kitteringham, CPP has worked in the security industry since 1990. He obtained his Professional Doctorate in Security Risk Management from the University of Portsmouth, holds the Certified Protection Professional designation from ASIS International. He earned multiple certificates in Adult Learning from the University of Calgary between 2010 and 2020. He teaches several security courses at the University of Calgary and the Justice Institute of British Columbia. With over 30 years experience in security and management, he has the knowledge and experience to develop training programs tailored to meet the needs of today’s security practitioners.
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.”