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ASIS International South Africa Chapter

ASIS International is a global community of security practitioners, each of whom has a role in the protection of assets – people, property, and/or information. The ASIS International South Africa Chapter is one of the more than 240 chapters of ASIS International which has over 35,000 security professionals as members worldwide.

Our members represent virtually every industry in the public and private sectors, and organisations of all sizes. From entry-level managers to CSOs to CEOs, from security veterans to consultants and those transitioning from law enforcement or the military, the ASIS community is global and diverse.

No other organisation possesses a vast array of knowledge, expertise, and experience.


Become an ASIS member

Membership to ASIS International and its South Africa Chapter is open to security professionals that are willing to abide by the ASIS  bylaws and code of ethics.

ASIS International is a non-profit professional association. It is an organization of individual members. ASIS does not offer corporate memberships.

When you are accepted as a member of the South Africa Chapter you will automatically also become a member of ASIS International. The ASIS International membership fee is US$ 195 per year plus a one-time US$20 application fee. 

You can start the membership application process by fill out the online form to the right.

For students, we have a special membership with substantially reduced fees. To qualify for student membership, you must be a full-time student actively pursuing a security-related degree. Please contact ASIS South Africa for more information.

Find out more about Membership

    Member Benefits

    The ASIS membership consists of two connected parts: the membership of the ASIS International and the membership of ASIS International South Africa Chapter.

    ASIS International Member benefits

    ASIS International memberships offer you, among other things:

    • Subscription to award-winning Security Management magazine; access to the Security Buyers Guide, CRISP reports, etc,
    • Free download of each ASIS Standard and Guideline and exclusive access to Council White Papers and research reports,
    • Members-only access to the security industry’s largest portfolio of information at the ASIS Library,
    • Ability to post resumes and explore security jobs and career resources in the Career Center,
    • 30+ councils that provide targeted content from industry experts,
    • ASIS Connects – collaborate with peers on our new community platform,
    • Become Certified to raise your professional advantage with member discounts,
    • Tap into the ASIS Career Center resources for resume review, job seeking tips, and access to job listings,
    • Members-only savings on ASIS Board certifications (CPP, PCI, and PSP) application and exam fees,
    • Members-only pricing on education opportunities, including webinars, classroom programs, and e-Learning,
    • Reduced member pricing on the Protection of Assets (POA) and many other security books in the ASIS Store,
    • Member-only discounts at the ASIS Annual Seminar and other global conferences and events.

    ASIS South Africa Chapter Member benefits

    Chapter membership offers you a wide range of benefits, including:

    • Exchange ideas with national and international security management practitioners to gain new perspectives on challenges and proven solutions,
    • Gain practical knowledge, proven strategies, and new skill sets through a full spectrum of education programs aimed at supporting your career advancement,
    • Build your professional competence, confidence, and credibility within the security risk management community.
    • Critical connections via year-round networking opportunities such as meetings, round tables and conferences and round tables such as meetings, round tables and conferences.
    • Access to the member area of the ASIS South Africa website.
    • Access to a distinguished network of industry professionals that can help you with security challenges and questions, training and employment dilemmas and recruitment challenges.
    • Step into Volunteer Leadership roles to share your experience and skills.

    ASIS International South Africa Chapter

    Chapter Board

    Kelly McLintock


    Timothy Halvey


    Erica Gibbons


    Eva Nolle

    Women in Security (WIS) Liaison

    Dave Dodge

    Certification & Education

    Talya Parker

    Social Media Liaison

    Romeo Malgas

    Young Professionals (YP) Representative

    Joseph McIntyre

    Regional Vice President Region 10A (South and East Africa) at ASIS International