- Term of at least six (6) months as a security department employee (including a three month probationary period)
- No written reprimands received in the past six (6) months
- Recommendation from their supervisor and an interest in the program
Bryan Warren is Director of Corporate Security for Carolinas Healthcare System (based in Charlotte, N.C.). He holds a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice, an MBA with a focus on legal foundations of healthcare and more than 22 years of healthcare security experience. His certifications include Certified Healthcare Protection Administrator as well as Certified Protection Officer Instructor. He has been a contributor to numerous publications including Security Magazine, Campus Safety Magazine, the Journal of HealthCare Protection Management and Health Facilities Managementand has authored chapters for the IAHSS Basic, Advanced and Supervisory Training Manuals as well as a Workplace Violence Prevention chapter for the IAHSS Healthcare Safety Certification program. He is a two-time recipient of the Russell Colling Medal for Literary Achievement in Healthcare Security and currently holds the position of President of the International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS). He is the Sector Chief for Emergency Services in the FBI’s Infragard program in the Charlotte region and is a member of the American Society of Industrial Security International (ASIS), the International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association, and the Southeastern Security and Safety Healthcare Council. In these roles he has provided numerous presentations nationally and internationally regarding security in the healthcare environment.