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Competency Preparatory Tools

Select a SPēD Certification below to access Competency Preparatory Tools (CPTs) for the associated assessment.

DOD Professional Certification and Credentialing Handbook

The DOD Professional Certification and Credentialing Handbook PDF provides candidates with an overview of the SPēD Certification Program, including benefits and objectives, and contains information regarding eligibility, registration, and assessments for the following certifications:

  • Security Fundamentals Professional Certification (SFPC)
  • Security Asset Protection Professional Certification (SAPPC)
  • Security Program Integration Professional Certification (SPIPC)
  • Industrial Security Oversight Certification (ISOC)
  • Physical Security Certification (PSC)
  • Special Program Security Certification (SPSC)
  • Adjudicator Professional Certification (APC)
  • Due Process Adjudicator Professional Credential (DPAPC)

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