SPēD Resources

The Center for Development of Security Excellence (CDSE) is committed to supporting you in your journey in the SPēD Certification Program. Below are resources to guide you in this endeavor.

If you have any questions or require additional resources not listed here, please contact your DOD SPēD Component POC.

Documents

Policy Guidance

Videos and Shorts

VIDEO TIME (Hrs:Mins:Secs) DESCRIPTION
SPēD Certification
 YouTube icon "Building skills and knowledge are the keys to success. The SPēD Program supports DOD security professionals in meeting this challenge."
00:04:29 Provides a brief overview of the SPēD Certification Program, including the importance of a certification program among DOD security professionals.
SPēD Certification Maintenance Railway
SPēD Certification Maintenance Railway
Select from nine categories within the video navigation to access the audio/visual tutorial for each. The SPēD Program Management Office (PMO) has created a video to help familiarize certificants with the certification maintenance requirements, Certification Renewal Form (CRF), and the various options available to obtain PDUs. For questions about what constitutes as a PDU, contact your DOD SPēD Component Service Representative (CSR).

The Center for Development of Security Excellence (CDSE) is committed to supporting you in your journey in the SPēD Certification Program. Below are resources to guide you in this endeavor. If you have any questions or require additional resources not listed here, please contact your DOD SPēD Component POC.

Documents

Policy Guidance

Videos and Shorts

Video TIME (Hrs:Mins:Secs) DESCRIPTION
SPēD Certification Mapping Workshop
(22 July 2015)
YouTube icon Introductions 00:05:30 Provides an overview of the SPēD Certification Program mapping process, lessons learned, and resources available to assist Components.
YouTube icon The LEAD Process 01:27:34
YouTube icon Lessons Learned 00:55:11
YouTube icon Closing Comments 00:08:31
YouTube icon Department of Defense Security Skill Standards (DS3) 00:19:43 Provides an overview of the current version of the Defense Security Skill Standards (DS3). Examples are provided on how to use the document.
SPēD Certification Maintenance Railway
SPēD Certification Maintenance Railway
Select from nine categories within the video navigation to access the audio/visual tutorial for each. The SPēD Program Management Office (PMO) has created a video to help familiarize certificants with the certification maintenance requirements, Certification Renewal Form (CRF), and the various options available to obtain PDUs. For questions about what constitutes as a PDU, contact your DOD SPēD Component Service Representative (CSR).