What is ASIRS?

What is ASIRS?

Academy of Security, Intelligence and Risks Studies

ASIRS membership provides industry-recognised certification for an individual’s cumulative industry experience and academic qualifications, giving prospective employers the assurance of the competency and skills of their security and crisis management experts.

As an independent organization, the Institute provides unbiased accreditation for training courses around the region, ensuring that individuals receive the highest quality of education and training.

The Academy of Security, Intelligence and Risk Studies (ASIRS) is the first and only independent body representing security professionals in the Asia Pacific region.

Members gain access to a large network of skilled practitioners, education and professional development opportunities, which are designed to help cultivate leadership qualities and advance security and crisis management knowledge.

Established in 2020, the ASIRS is committed to promoting the highest levels of integrity and professionalism within the industry by developing an Asia-Wide industry standard for accrediting security and crisis management professionals and security training programs and courses.

ASIRS is structured to meet the needs of the unique and diverse cultures around the region. Members of the Institute’s Board of Advisors are experienced security and crisis management professionals from around the world, ensuring global views and practices are equally represented.

The Institute is dedicated to promoting the role of security and crisis management professionals, and as such will continue to advocate for our members through lobbying efforts with governments, industry bodies and human resource professionals to improve recognition of our members’ services and qualities.

Our Mission

Promote the role of security and crisis management professionals across Asia Pacific by facilitating professional development, and providing accreditation to individuals, programs and courses.

Our Vision

Be the leading professional body for the Asia Pacific security and crisis management industry by driving the highest possible standards of integrity and professionalism within the business.

Integrity & Ethics Standards

Maintaining a high level of integrity and ethics is at the forefront of the Institute’s principles

Membership with ASIRS demonstrates personal commitment to continued learning and preserving high standards of integrity and ethical behaviour.

Members must agree to abide by the Institute’s by Laws and Regulations and to uphold its high standards as published in the Professional Code. Any breach of the Regulations may give rise to disciplinary procedures, termination of membership and withdrawal of designation.

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