ASIS International have approved the setup of a chapter in Malaysia to allow security professional in Malaysia to be connected to the larger group of security professional worldwide. ASIS Malaysia Chapter have been established in 2009.
ASIS International is a worldwide organization for security professionals across all industry sectors. It has been around for over 60 years and has about 240 chapters all over the world. ASIS Malaysia was formed in 2009. The organization is very well structured. It offers certification for professional development and opportunities for security personnel to enhance their skills. It also creates forums for networking and exchanging of ideas at local and regional level. Here, the organization is open to security practitioners who are citizens of Malaysia, and have evidenced some professional level of competencies in the security field
By joining ASIS, members will be able to align themselves with over 35,000 global security professionals to network, share ideas and build relationships – which can help members on a day-to-day and throughout their career to achieve success. As a member, they will have access to a vast array of resources and benefits to stay abreast of the latest trends, global developments and security innovations to mitigate risk and stay ahead of the curve. Members will also have the chance to educate themselves and enhance their security professional development by engaging in different types of certifications, such as the one I mentioned earlier, the Certified Protection Professional (CPP), Physical Security Professional (PSP), Professional Certified Investigator (PCI) or Associate Protection Professional (APP). All ASIS certifications are internationally recognized.