Become a part of our association

I.A.P.P.A Membership is offered to professionals all over the world that are involved in personal protection operations and other related special security operations. Below you can see the types of membership that we offer and read more about membership requirements.


It is very important that you read the F.A.Q (frequently asked questions) before you decide to join I.A.P.P.A or before you contact us. 

The F.A.Q. can be read here

Professional Membership

Show others that you are a true professional…


Professional membership is open to those security professionals who are working in the protective services field as executive protection agents and vip security specialists; sworn law enforcement personnel and active duty or reserve military personnel whose duties may involve personal protection; and persons employed by a security or private investigation firm whose duties may involve personal protection and to those that are involved in witness and prisoner protection.


Membership in I.A.P.P.A includes the following benifits:


  • Certificate of Membership (A4)
  • I.A.P.P.A. Membership PIN
  • I.A.P.P.A. Membership ID-Card
  • Resumé in the I.A.P.P.A. Database
  • Networking with other professionals from the I.A.P.P.A Network
  • Listing on with a direct link to your website or social media profile. (if you agree) 


As we believe that membership in I.A.P.P.A is truly unique we have set very high standards for granting membership.


The focus is not only on the professional skills of the applicant. If you are interested in joining I.A.P.P.A please send us your application today.


Membership dues is yearly 129 € 



Corporate membership

Support us and get recognition for your contribution… 

Corporate membership is open to corporations, security businesses, private sector security training academies and independent security professionals  who wish to provide financial support to IAPPA, while enhancing their own image as concerned corporate citizens.


I.A.P.P.A. sponsors receive a listing on our website (under members – corporate members), a certificate suitable for framing (A3), and authorization to mention their I.A.P.P.A. sponsorship in promotions and advertising on their respecitive website.


Corporate sponsorship includes 12 months of advertising on I.A.P.P.A.’s home page with a link to your Company’s home page.


The banner ad is placed on the frontpage.

We announce your membership and contribution.


Corporate membership allows corporations a forum for marketing their goods and services to the international security community.


Corporate Membership in I.A.P.P.A also includes the following benifits:

  • Corporate I.A.P.P.A “Certificate of Membership”
  • Corporate profile in The I.A.P.P.A  Members section.


For more information on “Corporate Membership” please feel free to contact us. Your are more than welcome.


1 year for 295 €



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Old memberships are no longer valid! Anyone wishing to

become a member of IAPPA must send a new application!