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Order of the Sword & Shield National Honor Society (OSSNHS)

DRI International's Master Business Continuity Professional (MBCP) certification distinguishes those with superior knowledge and experience in this profession. A noteworthy distinction of the MBCP certification is membership in the Order of the Sword & Shield National Honor Society (OSSNHS).

The OSSNHS motto is "Ex Scientia Pax," which means "Out of knowledge comes peace." With an ultimate goal of peace and safety for all, the Society recognizes the commitment and dedication of the individuals in the protective security profession in achieving academic and professional excellence.

DRI International's MBCP certification program meets the spirit of true academic excellence, as shared with some of the finest institutions of traditional higher education. The DRI Chapter joins a prestigious list of academic and professional institutions and individuals who have achieved membership in the Society (including St. John's University, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Notre Dame College, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, American Military University/American Public University, the Department of Homeland Security, and the United States Secret Service.)

Benefits include:

  • Public recognition as an outstanding professional in our discipline
  • Industry activities
  • Networking opportunities
  • Lifelong membership in an active organization devoted to enhancing your profession
  • Personalized Letter of Recommendation/Membership (upon request)
  • Public recognition as an outstanding professional in our discipline
  • Induction into the OSSNHS at the annual DRI Conference
  • Personal use of the DRI-OSSNHS co-branded logo on this page

All those holding the MBCP certification through DRI International are automatically inducted. Qualified members receive a personalized certificate and pin and are encouraged to join the DRI International Master Business Continuity Professionals (MBCPs) Group on LinkedIn exclusive to MBCPs.

For more information on OSSNHS or on becoming an MBCP, contact us via (866) 542-3744 or email: driinfo@drii.org.