Georgia World Congress Center | Atlanta, GA | #GSX20

Pre-Conference Certification Review Programs

A Full Immersion of Security Education

Make the most of your time and resources in Atlanta by adding a one- or two-day intensive education program to your agenda. The pre-conference programs provide an unparalleled opportunity to gain professional and career-building knowledge in a setting designed for collaboration and learning.

Additional registration fees apply. GSX registration is not required to attend a pre-conference program.

Certification Review Programs

Saturday 19 September, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday 20 September, 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

APP Review
19-20 September                 Up to 13.5 CPEs*
Fast-track your security career with ASIS International’s certification, the Associate Protection Professional (APP), that is now available to security professionals interested in demonstrating security management expertise and commitment to management and colleagues. If you are looking for a way to systematically assess your current knowledge of security management and prepare for the APP Certification exam, you’ll want to attend ASIS International’s official APP Review Course, developed specifically for security professionals with one to four years of security management experience.

CPP Review
19-20 September                 Up to 12 CPEs*
If earning the Certified Protection Professional (CPP®) certification is one of your career goals, make this program part of your exam preparation. It provides an accelerated, high-level overview of the security concepts and practices in all seven domains assessed on the CPP examination. Learn proven test-taking tips from board-certified instructors and identify your areas of strength and weakness so you can confidently know where to focus your study.

PSP Review
19-20 September                 Up to 11 CPEs*
Intended to supplement your other certification exam preparation activities, this program provides a high-level overview of the three domains assessed on the Physical Security Professional (PSP®) exam. By quickly identifying your areas of strength and weakness, you’ll be able to build a comprehensive, meaningful study plan that meets your needs.

PCI Review
19-20 September                 up to 10 CPEs*
Pursuing the Professional Certified investigator (PCI®) certification? Don’t miss this accelerated high-level overview of the three key domains assessed on the PCI exam. Identify your areas of strength and weakness to develop a personalized study plan—focused on the areas you need most. The classroom experience encourages networking with your peers and board-certified instructors.​

Please note: The reviews are intended as a review only of the general principles and subjects of the security discipline. Actual exam questions are not discussed.

Check back in the coming weeks for more information.

*As of 28 February. Subject to change.


“This morning I sat for the PSP exam and passed, in no small part due to the excellent, thorough, and engaging instruction during the PSP review course.”
– Jane P. B. Hozier, PCI, PSP The Human Intelligence Group
GSX was amazing! I got my money’s worth and more with the education sessions and networking opportunities.
Matthew Porcelli, CPP | Security Manager, Harvard Protection Services
From the breakout training sessions to the evening social events, the overall experience was amazing. If this was a representation of this event, I will be an attendee for life.
Chris Kopp | Sergeant, Lockdown International, LLC
GSX proved to be an informative and refreshing change to the traditional security show formats.
Kevin Brooks | General Manager, BMK Consulting
GSX was a great experience for me. I was able to meet with CEO’s, Directors of Sales, and Sales Reps. on security products that my company sells, services, and installs. Thank you GSX!
Robert Martinez | President / CEO, RJR Communications Technologies
Great overall show experience, the recent changes have definitely added value! If you haven’t attended in past two years you have not experienced GSX. I am looking forward to the ongoing changes and improvements, which are definitely making GSX the go to event.
David Jarrett | Senior Physical Security Adviser, Southern California Edison
GSX was an invaluable experience. I am transitioning from Law Enforcement over to private sector security management.  The education and networking opportunities here are a tremendous advantage. It’s helping me jump start my next career!
Scott Gwinn | Asst. Manager of Security Operations, Allied Universal
GSX has something for everyone. Whether you are new to the industry or a seasoned veteran, you will always find something new and exciting at GSX.
Anthony Haney, CPP | General Manager, G4S Secure Solutions (USA) Inc.
GSX is absolutely vital to building and maintaining relationships with vendors, technology experts, and other security professionals. These relationships, along with the technical information gained at the events, persist through the years and enable our business. I can’t afford to miss the event – it always pays for itself many times over.
Michael Dye | Systems Engineer, Lockheed Martin
GSX provides a one-stop-shop to make a year’s worth of industry exchange and business relationships. It is simply the best use of any security professionals’s time to get a complete overview of the state of the industry.
Guillaume Banville | Cluster Security Manager, AWS
I have attended for 25 years and find the changes to be refreshing. I especially like the opportunity to experience technology first-hand and meet with people I would not otherwise get to talk with.
Teresa Stanford | VP, Account Management, Security Engineers
My experience at GSX was an excellent one. If there’s only one event I can attend the entire year, it would be GSX. From innovative products and solutions, to expert advice, career opportunities, honorable guest speakers, education, training, and networking; where else can you find this?
James Harrell III | Assistant Vice President, City National Bank
GSX is an amazingly beneficial investment for myself and my company. The opportunity for learning, presenting, and networking is unparalleled in the industry. GSX has something for everyone. I am looking forward to GSX 2019 in Chicago!
Jeffrey Slotnick | President, Setracon Inc.