Security Professionals Association (SPA) for the Security Industry Regulatory Agency (SIRA) is the first security association in the Middle East. It was established with the aim of providing its members with the opportunity to connect with security professionals of all levels. As a membership-centred organisation, it fosters a platform for knowledge exchange and development to all its members within the region. The association is accessible to security professionals in different fields, age 21 and above.


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