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Home Depot to Award LPF Scholarships

Monday, March 25, 2019   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Ashley Bartol
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Home Depot Asset Protection Associates to Receive LPQ/LPC Certification Scholarships to Support Career Advancement

Matthews, NC (March 25, 2019) – The Home Depot®, in partnership with The Loss Prevention Foundation (LPF), announced they will award certification scholarships to select Asset Protection associates. The Home Depot is funding LPQualified (LPQ) and LPCertified (LPC) courses and final exams to assist associates with professional and personal development while working at The Home Depot.

“The mission of the Loss Prevention Foundation is to educate professionals in the LP/AP industry,” said Terry Sullivan, LPC, President of the LPF. “We are excited to see The Home Depot investing in their AP team and are so proud to be a part of contributing to the future leaders of our industry.”

Scott Glenn, LPC, Vice President of Asset Protection for The Home Depot added, “Our Asset Protection professionals are critical to the task of driving profitability here at the Home Depot. It’s an exciting time to be a part of our AP program and it’s an honor to be able to invest in their future success. I look forward to seeing them work through the program and earn their LPQ or LPC designation.”

About The Loss Prevention Foundation

The Loss Prevention Foundation (LPF) is a not-for-profit 501 c (6) organization founded in 2006, by industry leading professionals to serve the loss prevention /asset protection industry.  An international leader in educating and certifying loss prevention and asset protection professionals, LPF is responsible for administering the industry’s only internationally sanctioned LP credentials: LPQualified (LPQ) and LPCertified (LPC). With 24/7 online educational resources and a professional membership program, the LPF is able to educate the industry like no other organization of its kind, in the world.  LPF is also focused on driving more talent to the industry from colleges, universities, military and law enforcement through its Academic Retail Partnership Program and its Hire A Vet Program. For more information, visit www.losspreventionfoundation.org.

About The Home Depot

The Home Depot is the world's largest home improvement specialty retailer, with 2,289 retail stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, 10 Canadian provinces and Mexico. In fiscal 2018, The Home Depot had sales of $108.2 billion and earnings of $11.1 billion. The Company employs more than 400,000 associates. The Home Depot's stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: HD) and is included in the Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor's 500 index.

Media Contact:

LPF - Ashley Bartol | ashley.bartol@losspreventionfoundation.org


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