Penn Foster’s flexible online Business Security Certificate program consists of courses geared toward improving your current knowledge of security in your current position or to gain a better understanding of security for enterprises. You’ll cover topics such as an introduction to criminal justice, security and loss prevention, criminal law, computer-based crime, and more.
The Business Security Certificate program aims to improve students' knowledge of security in a current position or be able to improve the level of protection of an enterprise by understanding the essentials of business security.
Upon completion of the program, students will be able to...
Begin your study of the exciting field of criminal justice.
Textbook: Introduction to Criminal Justice
Private security departments must focus on the delivery of competent service to organizations and communities.
Textbook: Introduction to Private Security
This course covers the primary functions of private security personnel.
Textbook: Security and Loss Prevention: An Introduction
Criminal law involves prosecution by the government of a person for an act that has been classified as a crime.
Textbook: Principles of Criminal Law
Cyberspace is an environment favorable to committing some traditional crimes and to creating new ones.
Textbook: Computer Forensics and Cyber Crime
White collar crime is a nonviolent, financially motivated crime committed for monetary gain. It is very different from other crimes, not only in the way the offenders are treated but also in the way it impacts society as a whole.
Textbook: White-Collar Crime: The Essentials
This course examines the range of issues involved in security management, across disciplines and around the world.
Textbook: Introduction to Security: Operations and Management