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Know your Institute
                         Know your Institute                                                                                                                                                                                           WHAT COUNTS AS CPD ACTIVITY?                           ■ INFORMAL learning, such as committee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                work, writing presentations, papers,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               mentoring, research etc. often aimed at
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Virtually anything you do
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       that results in you learning                             educating or supporting the development                                   REGISTER OF
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                of others.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       more about security and/or                             There are lots of ideas of what counts as CPD                               CHARTERED SECURITY
            CPD Points Lookup Guide                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    management will count for                              Activity within our Toolkit.                                                RECOGNISING THE DIFFERENCE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       the CPD scheme.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              HOW DOES CPD WORK?                                                          The Register of Chartered Security
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      What works for you will inevitably be different to
            Here are some of the recent CPD activities that you may have completed within the past 3 months.                                                                                                                                                          other members. We understand the varied                 The CPD Scheme cycle runs from 1st January                                  Professionals is a qualification recognising
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          personal ability and competence which allows
            You can download the 2022 CPD Toolkit and certificates for recent SyI webinars on the Security                                                                                                                                                            activities undertaken by everyone, and                  to 31st December each year (pro-rata for                                    confidence in the highest standards of service.
            Institute website:                                                                 SECURITY INSTITUTE                                                                                                                 therefore recognise a diverse range of activity,        those joining the scheme part way through the                               Admittance to the Register demonstrates to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      which is grouped into:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              year). Once you reach 36 points, be sure to
            If you have any questions on CPD, please contact our HQ team on 02476 346464 or email                                  CONTINUING                                                                                                                         ■ FORMAL learning, including member                     submit your CPD Toolkit, where it will be verified                           clients, employers, peers and the public an
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  qualifications, all of which can be provided by         and you will receive a Certificate of Completion.                            ability to deliver quality results, compliance
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         events, seminars, conferences, courses and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          with a Code of Conduct, a professional

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Continual Professional Development.
             Date         Event                                            Activity                                                PROFESSIONAL                                                                                                                          the Security Institute or other organisations.       Each year you start a new spreadsheet designed                              Disciplinary Code and a commitment to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              especially for that year.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Organisations tend to offer formal CPD.
             21st July    CSyP Application Workshop                        Attend Institute and CPD/ATP Partner events  3          DEVELOPMENT                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Visit
             18th August                                                   (per workshop)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 for more details and to apply
                                                                                                                                   (CPD) SCHEME
             1st September

             12th July    ST22 (Manchester)                                Attend exhibitions / trade shows (such as CTX, IFSEC, ISX,   1                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 WHY BECOME CHARTERED?
                                                                           ST21 etc.)  (per show)
             26th July    SyI Validation Board Meeting                     Participate in Board/committee work as a volunteer  1                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ■ Independent verification of your
             23rd August                                                   (per hour)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       competence
                                                                                                                                    WHAT IS CPD?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ■ Prove your ability to deliver quality results
             8th July     SyI MMAG Meeting                                 Participate in Board/committee work as a volunteer  1    The Security Institute is committed to raising standards in the                                                                                                                                                                                                       ■ Confirm you are at the top of your game
             2nd September                                                 (per hour)
                                                                                                                                    security profession and encourages everyone to think about                                                                                                                                                                                                            ■ Show commitment to Continual

                          SyI Events & Webinars                            Attend Institute and CPD/ATP Partner events  2           how they can continue to develop their knowledge and skills.                                                                                                                                                                                                            Professional Development
                                                                           (per hour)
             6th July     Member Benefits Webinar                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ■ Lead by example.
             13th July    SABRE Webinar
             19th July    CSyP CPD Event – Andrew Donaldson CSyP MSyI                                                               Our CPD Toolkit is open to members and                 All sorts of development activities are recognised,
             27th July    Webinar - Protecting VIPs & Physical Assets from Hybrid Threats - Constella Intelligence                  non-members to use and is an essential way to          including events run by our CPD partners, which
             3rd August   Webinar: Engineering Security Measures into Transportation / Public Spaces /                              track what you learn about security and management  score double points. Look out for our CPD logo:                                                                                                                                                                   WHO CAN APPLY?
                          Transportation Infrastructure Design
             16th August  Membership Assembly (London)                                                                              over the course of a year; giving participants a
                                                                                                                                    competitive edge over other practitioners, enhancing                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Chartered Security Professionals must be
                                                                                                                                    confidence and competence. We challenge you to                                                                                                                                                                                                                         of undisputed integrity and have a high level of
                                                                                                                                    achieve a minimum of 36 points each year.                                                                                                                                                                                                                             expertise, operating at a strategic level,
                                                                                                                                    Go to and                                                                                                                                                                                                                               or the senior end of the operational level of
                                                                                                                                    download the CPD Toolkit to begin!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    security practice.
                                                                                                                                                                                           WHY SHOULD I TRACK MY CPD?
                                                                                                                                    The members-only CPD Mobile App is another             ■ Demonstrate how I keep pace with
                                                                                                                                    free-to-use method of keeping up to date with your       changes in the security industry
                                                                                                                                    annual CPD activity – you can download it from the
                                                                                                                                    Apple App Store or Google Play Store.                  ■ Achieve recognition, with my CPD Certificate
                                                                                                                                                                                             of Completion when I reach 36 points

                                                                                                                                    CPD is compulsory for Chartered Security               ■ Improve my confidence to achieve my goals
                                                                                                                                    Professionals (CSyP) and Security Institute Fellows                                                                                                                                                                                                                   THE SECURITY INSTITUTE
                                                                                                                                    (FSyI) – and having at least two years of completed    ■ Identify my competencies to become more                                                                                                                                                                      1 The Courtyard, Caldecote,
                                                                                                                                    CPD is essential for any Security Institute member       employable                                                                                                                                                                                                   Warks, CV10 0AS
                                                                                                                                    who wants to upgrade to Fellowship level.              ■ Help me get to the TOP of my career.                                                                                                                                                                         024 7634 6464
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