The Chartered International Institute of Security & Crisis Management (CIISCM) is the first and only independent body representing security professionals in the Asia Pacific region.

Established in 2014, the CIISCM 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.

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Chartered International Institute of Security & Crisis Management

CIISCM 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.

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

CIISCM is structured to meet the needs of the unique and diverse cultures of the Asia-Pacific region. Members of the Institute’s Board of Advisors are experienced security and crisis 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 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.


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.


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

Key offerings



An industry recognised certification and designation based on your industry experience and prior learnings.


CSO Roundtable

Invitations to attend and participate in regular "closed session" CSO roundtable dialogues across the region to discuss current security incidents and events.



Access to security professionals’ private online community to share resources, participate in online discussions and explore new career opportunities.



Accredited training events and seminars to further your industry skillset and advancement in management.



Promotion of the highest level of integrity and adherence to a code of conduct to build trust for your business partners.

Register to become a CIISCM Member today.