ASIS Dubai CPP and PSP study groups continues to reach new heights

Dubai chapter CPP Study group

Dubai based security professionals who are chapter members of ASIS International continue to meet each fortnight as they study together with the aim of achieving their Board certification in either Certified Protection Professional (CPP)® or Physical Security Professional (PSP)®.  Study sessions are conducted alternative fortnights, i.e. one week CPP, next week PSP, next week CPP, etc.

With the CPP study program led by Nadeem Iqbal, CPP, MSyl, this week eight chapter members participated with various participants delivering content and a vigorous discussion ensured on several points. The CPP credential provides demonstrable proof of knowledge and management skills in eight key domains of security. Those who earn the CPP are ASIS board-certified in security management.

PSP sessions are co-facilitated by Phillip Johnson, PSP and Tamer Hashem, MSc CPP BCCE MSyI with regular attendance by 4 members who are passionate about attaining Board certification along with learning about physical security systems. The PSP credential provides demonstrable knowledge and experience in threat assessment and risk analysis; integrated physical security systems; and the appropriate identification, implementation, and ongoing evaluation of security measures. Those who earn the PSP are ASIS board certified in physical security.

Emirates Airlines Group Security, via the Centre for Aviation and Security Studies, the chapter’s platinum sponsor, willingly hosts the study sessions in Emirates Aviation College (Building B), located on 31 A Street, Garhoud, Dubai (opposite Irish Village).

We welcome additional members and those security professional interested in attending to reach to a committee member or email the chapter at