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Application, Design, and Integration of Physical Security Systems

Task 02/01: Establishing security system requirements and performance specifications

Knowledge of:

02/01/01 - Design constraints (e.g. regulations, budget, cost, technical capability, systems design capacities and limitations; materials, equipment and system compatibility

02/01/02 - Applicability of risk analysis results

02/01/03 - Relevant security terminology and concepts

02/01/04 - Applicable codes, standards and guidelines

02/01/05 - Methods of setting priorities

02/01/06 - Types of security measures

02/01/07 - Functional requirements

02/01/08 - Performance requirements

02/01/09 - Commissioning requirements

02/01/10 - Success metrics

Task 02/02: Apply Physical Security Measures and Select Appropriate System Components.

Knowledge of:

02/02/01 - Barriers (e.g. fencing, doors, gates, beams, bollards, barriers)

02/02/02 - Security Lighting

02/02/03 - Biometrics and credentials

02/02/04 - Duress systems

02/02/05 - Target hardening (e.g. blast mitigation, strategies, ballistic protection

02/02/06 - Access control (physical and electronic)

02/02/07 - Intrusion detection applications (interior and exterior sensors)

02/02/08 - Analog closed circuit television (CCTV)and IP video), cameras, control, recording, storage devices

02/02/09 - Personnel, package, and vehicle screening

02/02/10 - Emergency notification systems

02/02/11 - Security computer systems (hardware, software, peripherals)

02/02/12 - Principles of data storage and management

02/02/13 - Principles of network infrastructure and network security

02/02/14 - Security audio communications (radio, telephone, intercom, IP audio)

02/02/15 - Systems monitoring, display and supervision types (field panels, multiplexers, control centers/consoles)

02/02/16 - Systems redundancy alternative power sources (battery, UPS, generators, surge protection)

02/02/17 - Signal and data transmission methods

02/02/18 - Equipment and system maintenance requirements

02/02/19 - System operations manpower requirements

02/02/20 - Identity management (PII)

Task 02/03: System Design and Integration and Recommendations

Knowledge of:

02/03/01 - Design phases (pre-design, schematic design, design development, construction documents and cutover plan)

02/03/02 - Design elements (calculations, drawings, specifications, review of manufacturer's submittals and technical data)

02/03/03 - Construction specification standards (CSI)

02/03/04 - Systems integration (technical approach, connecting with non-security systems)

02/03/05 - Project management strategy

02/03/06 - Scheduling (Gantt charts, PERT charts, milestones and objectives)

02/03/07 - Cost estimates and cost-benefit analysis

02/03/08 - Value engineering

02/03/09 - Passive and active designs

02/03/10 - Major report elements