Membership to the Institute is based on one having primary interest on or active involvement in the security profession.


  • Career development through training and executive referral services.
  • Professional recognition that enhances your reputation and credentials.
  • Participation in seminars, workshops and professional forums for educational and exchange of information purposes.
  • Use of the Professional Membership Designations of the Institute, i.e. fellow of IPSS (FIPSS), Member of IPSS (MIPSS) and Associate Member of IPSS (AMIPSS).
  • Free access to IPSS members web site section for information generated by IPSS R & D department.
  • Information and updates through our Online Resource Centre and free use of our in house library as well as access to and full use to IPSS web site.
  • Free listing in IPSS members’ directory.
  • Networking and contacts.
  • Leadership opportunities.