ASIS CPP® virtual boot-camp

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Delivered in a live virtual classroom using Zoom, this is a five-day intensive boot-camp course. It’s designed to give you the best possible chance of passing the ASIS CPP exam.

ASIS CPP® Board certification is considered the ‘gold standard’ certification for security management professionals. It enhances career opportunities by demonstrating management skills in seven key security domains. It is one of the most widely-recognised security management qualifications in the world. CPP accreditation provides employers, colleagues and peers with professional assurance of the holder’s advanced knowledge.

This boot-camp course is delivered over Monday – Friday, 09:00 to 17:00 GMT/BST. The expert CPP tutor guides you in live tutorials through the CPP materials, examining key areas that are presented in the exam. You’ll complete mock exams, assessing your understanding of the materials and highlighting areas for further study.

Core content

  • Protection of Assets (2021 edition) – Business Principles
  • Protection of Assets (2021 edition) – Crisis Management
  • Protection of Assets (2021 edition) – Investigations
  • Protection of Assets (2021 edition) – Personnel
  • Protection of Assets (2021 edition) – Physical Security
  • Protection of Assets (2021 edition) – Security Management

Virtual classroom delivery

Please note that you will need a stable internet connection, and a microphone, speakers and webcam. This helps you to interact with the class in the same way you would in a face-to-face training setting. Bear in mind time zone differences; our classes run in the GMT time zone.

You will complete the assessment workbook, exercises, and prepare for the next day, in hours outside of the core teaching hours.

We recommend you disable your email application when joining live classroom training; this will minimise distractions and interruptions, helping you to focus on the course.

If you’d like to discuss whether live virtual training is suitable for you, just get in touch with our team of specialist account managers – we’ll make sure you choose the right option. This course is also delivered online in a self-paced course, or in person during the classroom boot-camp course.

Study materials

Please note that you will need to purchase your own copy of ASIS International’s ‘Protection of Assets’ and ‘Standards and Guidelines’ bundles. Along with the ‘Standards and Guidelines’ bundle, these ‘Protection of Assets’ books make up the CPP reference set:

  • 1 x Protection of Assets (2021 edition) – Business Principles
  • 1 x Protection of Assets (2021 edition) – Crisis Management
  • 1 x Protection of Assets (2021 edition) – Investigations
  • 1 x Protection of Assets (2021 edition) – Personnel
  • 1 x Protection of Assets (2021 edition) – Physical Security
  • 1 x Protection of Assets (2021 edition) – Security Management

These are available at: You will need these texts as far in advance of the course as possible in order to familiarise yourself with the material. You’ll use these materials to refer to when you go through the supplementary online material before the course.

As part of this course, you are given access to the CPP supplementary online material. This will help you to familiarise yourself with the CPP materials and terminology covered in the exam. In addition, you’ll take test exercises before the course. Now with video introductions for each section, the course helps CPP applicants to achieve their potential in the exam.

About the exam

The CPP® exam is taken over 4 hours, with a maximum 225 multiple choice questions. Questions are based on the seven domains identified by certified protection professionals as the key categories of security management.

The exam fee is not included in this training package. You are responsible for booking your exam, and sourcing copies of the ASIS CPP Protection of Assets and Standards & Guidelines reference material.

Eligibility criteria

The following are the eligibility criteria as stated by ASIS for those wishing to undertake the CPP exam:

The Certified Protection Professional certification is designed for senior-level security managers with five to seven years of related experience, with at least three years in responsible charge of a security function.

Additional requirements include:
  • Full-time employment in a security-related role
  • Have not been convicted of any criminal offense that would reflect negatively on the security profession, ASIS, or the certification program
  • Willingness to sign and agree to abide by the ASIS Certification Code of Conduct
  • Willingness to agree to abide by the policies of the ASIS Certification programs as outlined in the Certification Handbook

For full entry criteria, please refer to

Please note this training is only applicable to you if you have the 2021 versions of the CPP materials. You buy these directly from ASIS International, here.

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