The Physical Security Professional (PSP) designation is for those with expertise in conducting threat surveys; designing integrated security systems that include equipment, procedures, and people; or installing, operating, and maintaining such systems. For an in-depth description of the reference material depicted below, click on the book title.
The material listed below comprises the PSP reference material. Available as a softcover set.
Each title is available for individual purchase.
- Physical Security Principles (softcover or Spanish)
- Implementing Physical Protection Systems: A Practical Guide, 2nd Ed
(softcover or Spanish)
- ASIS Business Continuity Guideline: A Practical Approach (PDF or print)**
- ASIS Facilities Physical Security Measures Guideline (PDF or print)**
**The two guidelines Business Continuity Guideline and Facilities Physical Security Measures Guideline are not included in this package (item #2300) and must be purchased separately. ASIS members are entitled to one free download (PDF) of each guideline.
Candidates are encouraged to refer to the following reference material as they are preparing for the PSP examination. After carefully reviewing the domains of study and identifying individual learning needs, candidates may use additional references and study opportunities as necessary.