The Security Fundamentals Professional Certification (SFPC) provides a recognized and reliable indication of a security practitioner’s understanding of foundational concepts, principles, and practices needed to successfully perform functions, implement programs, and pursue missions to protect DoD assets. The SFPC was accredited by NCCA in December 2012.

The SFPC assesses foundational knowledge in the following areas of expertise:

  • Information Security
  • Personnel Security
  • Physical Security
  • Industrial Security
  • General Security

SFPC Competency Preparatory Tools (CPTs)

mobile Mobile CPTs available!

Sample Test

The Sample Test presents examples of the type of questions found on the SFPC assessment and identifies the number of questions on each topic. Additionally, the layout is designed to simulate the look, feel, and function of the assessment.

SFPC Areas of Expertise

Areas of Expertise

The SFPC Areas of Expertise identify the courses, information, and materials available to assist you in increasing your proficiency in each of the five security areas.