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CARVER Strategic Assessment Training
Get Certified in the CIA's CARVER Target Analysis and Vulnerability Assessment Methodology
December 05-7, 2023 Orlando, Florida
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Not only is SMI the training leader in the CIA's CARVER Methodology, but we have also established ourselves as influencers in post-pandemic security strategy. In this unique online course, you will receive serious intellectual firepower to enhance your security and decision-making skills. Upon completion of the course you will receive your Certified CARVER Assessment Professional (CCAP) certificate from USF, as well as digital badge for LinkedIn.
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With more than 140 countries under his belt, Luke Bencie has become a trusted advisor to other security consultants, as well as "kings, sheiks, warlords, and dictators." Listen to his interesting take on where the global security industry is heading. Join us for season three with new episode added monthly.
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