Get an overview of the SPēD Certification Program and learn about our certifications.
Contact your Agency or Component Service Representative (CSR) for all SPēD certification, renewal, and all My SPēD Certification (MSC) account assistance.
Digital credentials, also referred to as digital badges, are electronic representations of a certification or credential.
Find answers to Certification Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) here.
Learn the 9 steps to becoming SPēD certified and register for a SPēD assessment.
You need 100 Professional Development Units (PDUs) to maintain your SPēD certification.
Log in directly into MSC account to request assessments and complete certification renewal forms
Support your security knowledge and skills with the help of CDSE's Competency Preparatory Tools (CPTs).
Resources for Candidates, Certificants, and DOD SPēD Components.
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Security Fundamentals Professional Certification (SFPC)
Adjudicator Professional Certification (APC)