Security is often viewed as a cost-centre without appreciation for the value that it adds to the organisation. Implementing value based security management enables delivery of a cost-effective security program with a focus on quality through the use of performance management, planning, and budgeting. This one day workshop provides participants with the knowledge necessary to align the security program with the company’s overall strategic objectives and management processes in order to ensure decision-making is based on the key drivers of value. It provides an understanding of the raison d’etre of security in the context of the organization and how to enhance the value of security to the organization through strategic alignment, performance management, and cost-effective decision making.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Context of Security in the Organisation
  • Alignment of Security with the Strategic Objectives
  • Quality in the Security Program
  • Cost-effectiveness of Security
  • Security Metrics
  • Security Performance Management
  • Decision-making Tools for Security Management
  • Value Drivers for Security
  • Security Action Plans & Budgets
  • Corporate Security Culture

Target Audience

Senior Managers
Consultants and Practitioners

About The Facilitator - Lester Weekes

Malcolm B. Reid, BSc, MSc, MBA, CPP, CFE, MBCI, CBCP, CORP, CISMP the Managing Director and Founder of Brison Limited,is a subject matter expert in the areas of Organisational Resilience, Business Continuity Management, Operational Risk Management, and Security Management. He has extensive corporate experience at the middle and senior management levels. As a consultant and trainer he has been engaged by organisations in various industries including international capacity building bodies, upstream and downstream energy sector firms, and several state organisations focused on national security.