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Growing Tomorrow’s Security Workforce: Check Out the 2019 SIA Annual Report

In 2019, the Security Industry Association (SIA) led the industry in proactive efforts to grow the next-generation security workforce. SIA spearheaded a number of initiatives to support the advancement of women and young professionals in the industry, engaged students in understanding what security careers have to offer and helped companies learn how to better recruit…

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SIA Women in Security Forum Scholarship
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Security Industry Association Announces New SIA Women in Security Forum Scholarship Opportunity

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SIA invites employees of member companies and SIA student members to apply for this new program designed to further educational opportunities and promote advancement for a diverse security workforce. SILVER SPRING, Md. – The Security Industry Association (SIA) is now accepting applications for its new scholarship program, the SIA Women in Security Forum Scholarship program.…

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Don’t Miss These Business, Strategic Management and Hiring-Focused Sessions at ISC West

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ISC West will occur as scheduled March 17-20, 2020. The show is not being canceled or postponed. Going to ISC West 2020 (March 17-20 at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, Nevada)? Mark your calendar for one or more of the top-quality education sessions presented by SIA Education at ISC. SIA Education@ISC West is your…

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2020 SIA RISE Scholarship Winners
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Security Industry Association Announces the Winners of the 2020 SIA RISE Scholarship

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Five young security professionals will be awarded $3,000 scholarships to use toward continuing education and professional development. SILVER SPRING, Md. – The Security Industry Association (SIA) has selected five recipients for the 2020 SIA RISE Scholarship, a program offered through SIA’s RISE community of young security professionals that supports the education and career development goals…

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Security Industry Job Description Templates

Security Industry Job Descriptions

This collection of security industry job description templates is designed to support SIA’s “Employer’s Complete Guide to Hiring” by adding more tools and depth to the 12-step reference guide. Specifically, the scope of this project supports Step 2 in the guide, “Role Clarity, Responsibilities and Growth Potential,” by providing job descriptions for SIA member stakeholders. These job descriptions are primarily designed for either manufacturers/solutions companies or security systems integration firms, although some job descriptions (e.g., business development manager) are more universal and can be applied to other types of businesses.

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