The nation’s critical infrastructure provides the essential services that underpin American society and serve as the backbone of our nation’s economy, security, and health. The Certified Critical Infrastructure certification requires the certificate to gain mastery level knowledge, skills, and abilities involving all 16 critical infrastructure sectors whose assets, systems, and networks, whether physical or virtual, are considered so vital to the United States that their incapacitation or destruction would have a debilitating effect on the nation. 

This certification assessment is approved by the Florida Department of Veterans Affairs State Approving Agency 

Certification/Exam Prerequisites

  • 1 or more years of service in a criminal justice, security or similar capacity
  • At least 18 years of age
  • High school diploma or equivalent

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NOTE: IFPO does not require individuals to complete any course in order to sit for the assessment exam.  Any individual who feels he or she has the experience or knowledge and meets the prerequisites may challenge the exam. After applying to take the final assessment, you will be asked to provide proof that you meet the prerequisites for the challenge.

Candidates who successfully pass the certification assessment will hold a valid credential for two years from the date of issue.

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Use this section for volume purchasing of the CCI assessment.  Upon receipt of payment, Five (5) coupon codes will be issued for the CCI Assessment.  The codes are active for two years.  


The nation’s critical infrastructure provides the essential services that underpin American society and serve as the backbone of our nation’s economy, security, and health. The Certified Critical Infrastructure certification requires the certificate to gain mastery level knowledge, skills, and abilities involving all 16 critical infrastructure sectors whose assets, systems, and networks, whether physical or virtual, are considered so vital to the United States that their incapacitation or destruction would have a debilitating effect on the nation. 

This certification assessment is approved by the Florida Department of Veterans Affairs State Approving Agency 

Certification/Exam Prerequisites

  • 1 or more years of service in a criminal justice, security or similar capacity
  • At least 18 years of age
  • High school diploma or equivalent

NOTE: IFPO does not require individuals to complete any course in order to sit for the assessment exam.  Any individual who feels he or she has the experience or knowledge and meets the prerequisites may challenge the exam. After applying to take the final assessment, you will be asked to provide proof that you meet the prerequisites for the challenge.

Candidates who successfully pass the certification assessment will hold a valid credential for two years from the date of issue.

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