Security Fundamentals Professional Certification (SFPC)
The SFPC provides a recognized and reliable indication of a security practitioner's understanding of foundational concepts, principles, and practices needed to successfully protect DOD assets. The SFPC was accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) in December 2012, and received re-accreditation in November 2018, demonstrating its continued compliance with NCCA standards.
Adjudicator Professional Certification (APC)
The APC is required for all Personnel Security Adjudicators in the DOD Consolidated Adjudications and DOD Intelligence Community Central Adjudication Facilities, and personnel security adjudicators employed by an agency to participate in the program. The APC was accredited by the NCCA in April 2018, and received re-accreditation in June 2023.