Nominations are open for the 2021 US Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) until 1st July 2021.
Entry is FREE and open to companies, teams and individuals across the US security sector.
The OSPAs now run in 12 countries and are viewed by many as one of the most prestigious accolades a security company or professional can be awarded.
Nominations are invited in 12 categories, and you can enter as many that are applicable:
Outstanding In-House Security Manager/Director
Outstanding Contract Security Manager/Director
Outstanding Security Team
Outstanding Contract Security Company (Guarding)
Outstanding Security Consultant
Outstanding Security Training Initiative
Outstanding New Security Product
Outstanding Security Partnership
Outstanding Security Equipment Manufacturer
Outstanding Security Officer
Outstanding Young Security Professional
The OSPAs are totally independent and have a strict ethics policy for entering, judging and sponsoring.
Judging is undertaken by an independent panel who have been nominated by many of the leading security associations. Award winners will be selected from finalists, and winners of the US OSPAs will be revealed on Thursday 23rd September 2021. The celebration, held in partnership with ASIS International, features a 360-degree tour of the virtual awards gallery, where you can ‘walk around’ and interact with the award listings to reveal who the winners are.
Don’t delay in submitting your nominations as the closing date of Thursday 1st July 2021 is approaching.
The US OSPAs are sponsored by TEAM Software.
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.