Physical Security Toolkit

Do you have a question about how to do something or need more information about a topic? This toolkit will quickly point you to the resources you need to help you perform your role in Physical Security. Select a category to start accessing resources.

Physical Security Planning

Physical Security Plan Creation

Design and Constructions Standards

Antiterrorism Considerations

Emergency Preparedness

Electronic Security Systems

Additional Resources for Access Control

Physical Security Measures

Additional Resources for Barriers, Fences, Gates

Additional Resources for Lighting


Additional Resources for Vaults

Key Resources

Storage Containers/Facilities

Additional Resources for Vaults

Key Documents and Forms

Specialized Areas

Additional Resources for SCIFs

Additional Resources for AA&E

Additional Resources for Nuclear Weapons

Note: The courses listed below are suggestions only. Please check with the appropriate authority to ensure a specific course will count towards your professional development.

Security Professional Education

SPēD Certification

CDSE Program (by discipline)

Other Agency Courses

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