Learning and Development Committee

The SIA Learning and Development Committee (formerly the Education and Training Committee) builds a qualified security workforce by identifying and creating learning, training and career development opportunities for security professionals. Its offerings include instructor-led training, online education, scholarship programs, educational conferences and forums and instructional materials and resources.


  • Deliver SIA’s 2.5-day, instructor-led Security Project Management (SPM) training throughout the United States and Canada as both a public and private course
  • Annual review and update learning materials for the SPM training courses to ensure accurate and up-to-date information is incorporated
  • Develop and manage webinars and custom online education for security project managers
  • Created an associate in applied science degree in security system technology in partnership with community colleges to educate the next generation of security professionals
  • Established the Denis R. Hébert Identity Management Scholarship program to promote continuing education and facilitate advancement in the fields of identity management and access control

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