PSP Certification

PSP® Requirements and Eligibility

The Physical Security Professional (PSP) designation is the certification for those whose primary responsibility is to conduct threat surveys, design integrated security systems that include equipment, procedures and people, or install, operate and maintain those systems.

Applicants who wish to take the PSP examination must satisfy certain security and/or educational requirements:

  • Five (5) years of experience in the physical security field

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

More detailed information, including definition of terms, eligibility and testing process is available on the ASIS International How to Become a PSP page.