PCI Review

​​​​​ ​​23-24 September

Dallas, TX​​

​Member $625.00​ ​
Nonmember $825.00 ​

Ear​ly bird discounts end August 11​


A robust "boot camp" style learning experience, the PCI certification classroom review provides a high-level review of security concepts and practices tested on the exam. You will identify areas of strength and weakness so you confidently know where to focus your study. In addition, you will benefit from networking and learning from your peers, as well as from face time with board certified instructors.​

The PCI Review is intended to supplement your other exam preparation activities.

PCI Exam Domains

"The PCI prep course is exactly what a PCI candidate is looking for. It is lean, yet packed full of information to ready you for board certification."
Doug Poindexter
Special Investigations Manager, DHL Americas

  • Case management
  • Investigative techniques and procedures
  • Case presentation

Immediate Benefits   

  • Strengthen your understanding in the key concepts and practices of investigations. Gain valuable insights in how to apply your knowledge to the exam.

  • Evaluate your level of knowledge and assess your skills. Identify areas of strength and those areas that may require additional preparation.

  • Take a practice exam and get feedback on your answers. The questions are similar to those you may expect to encounter on the actual exam.

  • Build relationships and share study tips with others who are also preparing for the exam.

  • Learn proven test-taking strategies to help improve your performance on the exam.

Who Should Attend

The PCI Board Certification is for professionals who have in-depth knowledge and experience in case management, evidence collection, and preparation of reports and testimony to substantiate ​findings.

Others who may find the program useful include security practitioners who want to review fundamental concepts of investigations, managers who have recently assumed investigation responsibilities, and individuals seeking more information about the investigative field. 

Review program schedules, content, faculty, locations, and pricing are subject to change​.      

 Hotel, Fees and Schedule


Held in conjunction with ASIS 2017
Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center
650 S. Griffin Street
Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 939-2750


Make your room reservations through the Official ASIS Housing Bureau.​

Registration Fees

Fees include daily continental breakfast, lunch on day one, and refreshment breaks. Hotel costs are not included. 

Early bird
before August 11)
​After August 11
Member​ ​$625 ​$725
​Nonmember ​$825 ​$925


Friday, September 22
5:00–6:30 pm

Saturday, September 23
7:00–8:00 am

Program Hours

Saturday, September 23
8:00 am–4:00 pm

Sunday, September 24
8:00 am–2:00 pm

 Policies and Discounts


If confirmation of registration and payment has not been received three days prior to the event, please email asis@asisonline.org.

Certificates of Attendance

ASIS reserves the right to withhold certificates, if attendance requirements are not met. Please note: Certificates are not issued for Review Programs.

Last-Minute Registrations

While we welcome all registrations, including those on-site, the availability of handout materials cannot be guaranteed.


Business casual is recommended.

Continuing Professional Education (CPE)

Each 50-minutes of instruction is worth one CPE.

Alternate Registration Methods

If you prefer, you can register by phone +1.703.519.6200, fax+1.703.519.6299, or mail.

Cancellation and Transfer Policy

For a full refund or transfer credit, written requests must be received at least 10 business days before the start date of the program. Those received less than 10 days prior will be charged a $100 cancellation/transfer fee.

Transfers will be limited to a maximum of two per original registration. No refunds or transfers are made for requests received on or after the start date. Contact us or fax your request to ASIS Member Services at +1.703.519.6298.

Tours of Third-Party Sites

When a program includes a visit to or a tour of a third-party site, the host organization may require the use of non-disclosure agreements. Subject to the requirements of the host organization, the agreements offered to nationals and non-nationals of the host country may differ.

Team Discount

Receive a 10% discount when three to five attendees register from the same organization, 15% for six or more. Email asis@asisonline.org for details.

Certification Discount

ASIS members and nonmembers holding the distinction of CPP, PCI, and PSP receive a $25 discount per classroom program. This discount is automatically applied at checkout.​


Mr Eugene F Ferraro, CPP, PCI
  • Mr Eugene F Ferraro, CPP, PCI
  • Chief Executive
  • ForensicPathways, Inc.
  • Colleagues: 0

Bio: Mr. Eugene F. Ferraro is the founder of Convercent, Inc. He has been involved in the study of organizational culture, governance and compliance for over 30 years. He has been a member of ASIS International since 1987 and currently serves as the Program Advisor for the PCI Review course. He is a member of the ASIS International Standards and Guidelines Commission. He is the author of nine books and frequently speaks and trains on the topics of CGC, culture management and unethical behavior in the workplace. He is board certified in both Security Management and Human Resources Management.
Mr James E Whitaker, CPP, PCI
  • Mr James E Whitaker, CPP, PCI
  • Manager - Protective Services
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • Cincinnati OH, UNITED STATES
  • Colleagues: 0

Bio: James E. Whitaker, CPP, CFE, PCI is a senior leader of Executive Security & Organizational Design with proven success providing planning and management expertise to help organizations work more effectively, productively, and safely. Comprehensive experience includes significant work in the areas of healthcare, emergency management, insurance, private sector risk management and law enforcement. Strengths include strategic planning, access control, project management, business unit budgeting and employee development and training. Known as a dynamic leader and a visionary, with a unique ability to successfully analyze critical business requirements, identify deficiencies and potential opportunities, and develop cost- effective solutions for enhancing competitiveness and customer service offerings. Jim is currently the Manager, Protective Services at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. From 2014-2010, he was Division Director-Safety and Security at UC Health, Cincinnati, OH. Jim has also run the Whitaker Group, LLC since 2006. Jim earned a Master of Management (Emphasis on Organizational Design) as well as a Bachelor of Science: Criminal Justice Administration from Myers University in Cleveland, OH. Whitaker is a member of IAHSS (International Association of Healthcare Safety & Security), a past Board of Regents, Vice – Chair with the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners; Former Vice–Chairman of Insurance Fraud Council; former member of Investigations Council; current member of Healthcare Council; Current Professional Certified Investigator (PCI) Review Course Faculty Member; Past Chapter Chairman of the Cincinnati Tri-State Chapter with ASIS International:, and served as Acting Chief of Police; Lieutenant Commander of Detective Division; Juvenile and Speaker Bureaus’ Commander for the Forest Park, Ohio Police Department (Retired).