Security is understood to be “the state of being free from danger or threat.” Nevertheless, we all have our own understanding and/or perceptions of what Security is and/or what it should be. Security is a vital support function for any business, just like Legal, Human Resources and Safety and it is tasked to support core functions of the business. The operational environment of a business primarily helps in determining the Security needs and requirements. However, Security programs share similar traits across different industries worldwide. The focus of this presentation to provide an overview and familiarize the participants with the tenets of a Security program as to develop a better understanding of Security’s capabilities and support.