ASIS International is the preeminent organization for security professionals, with more than 38,000 members worldwide. Founded in 1955, ASIS is dedicated to increasing the effectiveness and productivity of security professionals by developing educational programs and materials that address broad security interests. ASIS also advocates the role and value of the security management profession to business, the media, government entities, and the public.
ASIS International Vision:
Be the recognized leader advancing security worldwide
ASIS International Mission:
Promote excellence and leadership in the security management profession
By providing members and the security community with access to a full range of programs and services, and by publishing the industry’s No. 1 magazine—Security Management—ASIS leads the way for advanced and improved security performance. Visit ASIS International >>
Key Offerings ASIS International
ASIS International 61st Annual Seminar and Exhibits
The 2015 ASIS International Annual Seminar and Exhibits take place September 28 – October 1st, 2015 in Anaheim CA. This is the most comprehensive educational and networking event in the security industry.
ASIS administers three internationally accredited certifications: the Certified Protection Professional (CPP) Professional Certified Investigator (PCI) and the Physical Security Professional (PSP).
Standards and Guidelines
An ANSI-accredited Standards Developing Organization, ASIS works with national and international standards-setting organizations to advance security practices worldwide through the development of standards and guidelines within a voluntary, non-proprietary and consensus-based process.
The CSO Roundtable provides a dedicated forum for the most senior security professionals from the largest and most influential organizations in the world.
The ASIS Foundation Funds and manages endowments for a wide range of academic and professional development activities; sponsors security industry reports and research, including the popular Connecting Research in Security (CRISP) reports.
ASIS International Puget Sound Chapter
ASIS Puget Sound Chapter #051 of ASIS International is a local chapter of about 425 members strong. We are a mix of private security professionals, public law enforcement and security technology vendors that continuously strive to enhance our profession in the Puget Sound region. We have organizations like Microsoft, Amazon, Boeing, Starbucks, Costco, Nordstrom’s, Federal Protective Services, Tommy Bahama, and numerous other public law enforcement agencies & private corporations in our chapter membership.
We believe in peer-to-peer networking, continuing education, certification and sharing of best practices to further the profession and enhance our posture in the community. The chapter leadership encourages use of the ASIS membership to be leveraged to its full potential through active participation in chapter initiatives, activities or volunteer efforts as well as community service.
The Puget Sound Chapter is just one of many chapters in the ASIS International association, take advantage of the global connectivity with like-minded professionals today!