The International Foundation for Protection Officers (IFPO) is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to the professional development of security officers and first-line supervisors.
Since 1988, the Foundation has offered professional certification programs that have clearly demonstrated their effectiveness in helping people succeed and progress in their career development.
The IFPO offers an array of educational offerings, publications, membership and networking opportunities. Membership gives access to Foundation programs at a substantial discount; creating a pathway for the professional development of individuals, employers and educational institutions.
The IFPO Career Center has been established as a simple, easily digested guide for persons interested in career options within the Security Industry. It is a public service outreach to help people with their career planning.