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