Throughout the world, the Certified Protection Professional (CPP) designation is acknowledged as the security profession's highest recognition of practitioners.  It is evidence that an individual is "Board Certified in Security Management."  The CPP is awarded based upon experience, education, and of an examination that provides an objective measure of an individual's broad-based knowledge and competency in security management.  Ongoing professional development is required in order to maintain the credential.  The CPP is administered by ASIS International, the preeminent international organization for security professionals, with more than35,000 members worlldwide.


ASIS International is the preeminent organization for security professionals with more than 35,000 members worldwide organized into over 200 local chapters.  Founded in 1955, ASIS is dedicated to increasing the effectiveness and productivity of security professionals by developing educational programs and materials that address broad security interests.  Local members are security professionals with diverse disciplines in areas such as, but not limited to, corporate, hospitality, education, guard services, investigative services and industry product representatives as well as law enforcement professionals.


Business Partners Against Terrorism (B-PAT) Program—an
interdisciplinary, volunteer staffed, community-based anti-terrorism task force organized by the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office Homeland Security Bureau. The B-PAT program is designed to help private sector businesses deemed critical to the American critical infrastructure become active partners with the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office in recognizing and reporting suspicious activity that could be terrorist related.


The Executives' Association of the Palm Beaches, founded in 1987, is a prestigious network of the area's top business leaders, representing exclusive business classifications, and is a member of a nationwide network of similar associations whose beginnings date back to the 1920's.

memberships & affiliations


At Florida State Security we believe building long term business relationships is key to any successful business.  

industry involvement


local business involvement