IAPPA - Online Academy

Get your career to the next level with a certified course by the International Association of Personal Protection Agents (IAPPA)

Real-Life Expert Courses

IAPPA's Online Academy offers high-quality courses prepared by experts in their fields to help security professionals to further qualify in their areas or allow them to change industries.

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Certification on demand

Many of the courses offered by IAPPA's Online Academy are requirements for several positions available in the industry. You can also get certified and dramatically increase your chances in the job market.

100% Online!

IAPPA Training Centres might not be available to anyone as their courses are not. IAPPA's Online Academy is a great opportunity for all interested in benefiting from the expert knowledge shared by IAPPA without having to leave home.

Courses Approved by IAPPA

The courses below have been designed by real-life experienced security experts and comply with the standards required by IAPPA for the security industry worldwide.

Important Note: The respective laws and regulations at your place of work continue to apply. No certification is above them.


Medical Awareness for Security and Law Enforcement


Self-Protection for Security and Law Enforcement


Security Patrol Officer

When security follows a routine and you have to know where to go

Child Protection Coordinator

Who is in charge to protect children in your organization? "We've done all we could" is much more than you think

Hotel Security Guard

A Must for anybody working in or aspiring a move into the hospitality industry
Online Course Security Risk Management

Security Risk Management

When you know your risks you can make bolder decisions. A course for both the corporate context as well as private.

Mall Security Guard

Keeping shopping mall visitors safe while holding excellent customer service is a matter of strategy and tactics.

Not just another course: A IAPPA Course

IAPPA has been advocating for uniform high standards in the security industry since 1989. The courses offered by IAPPA are always designed by real-life experts at high level with years of experience in their areas.

Made by Experts

You will not learn from a textbook but from professionals with years of real life experience and reality-based case studies

High Value For You

Get ready for better paid jobs and make a great impression enhancing your CV for an affordable course price

IAPPA Certified

Stand out with a certification that is worldwide recognized and endorsed under international standards

What Our Students Have to Say

Great insights. Especially the case studies and the checklists gave me stuff to think about and allowed me to apply it to my job right away.
Kevin W.
From Canada
Very comprehensive and easy to understand. The course had a perfect flow and was very practical.
Vihaan S.
From United Arab Emirates
Well structured, detailed and professional. Actually exceeded my expectations for the price.
Ralf J.
From Germany
I worked in the hospitality industry and there is not much I can add to the course. I wish all my employees would undergo this training before starting,,,
Roger B.
From Switzerland

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