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Monday June 3, 2024

Los Verdes Golf Course, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 

Thanks to all who supported and participated in
Swing for Certification 2024!
Thanks to all of you we raised record funds for both the 
Bob MacLea Scholarships and
the LP Benevolent Fund!
Hope to see y'all in Dallas in June 2025!



Retailers Register Today


  • Retailer registration closes on Sunday, May 5th at midnight or when sold out

  • Fee $150.00 for retailers only

  • Fee includes lunch, beverages, and post-play reception

  • Club Rentals Provided by Controltek

  • Solution Providers should contact Caroline Kochman at to become a sponsor

The 2024 Swing for Certification Golf Tournament is set for Monday, June 3, 2024 at Los Verdes Golf Club located at 7000 Los Verdes Drive, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275, preceding the NRF Protect Conference.


Hosted by the Loss Prevention Foundation (LPF),
Swing for Certification is open to all retailers and to LPF solution provider sponsors.


Proceeds generated by the golf tournament benefit the Bob MacLea Scholarship Fund for loss prevention and asset protection professionals who want to advance their careers through LPQ or LPC certification. Raffle* and Super Ticket proceeds also benefit the Loss Prevention Benevolent Fund.


“The Loss Prevention Foundation is proud and honored to be hosting our fourth Swing for Certification golf event,” said Caroline Kochman, president of the LPF. “We are excited to again have the opportunity to raise funds for the Bob MacLea scholarships and the Loss Prevention Benevolent Fund. We are welcoming all retailers to participate in this networking golf event and are thrilled to announce Vector Security Networks has signed on as our Platinum sponsor for the fourth year.”   


  • Golfer check-in begins at 11:00 am

  • Box lunch and a 1 pm shotgun start

  • Cocktails, dinner, awards and prizes to follow


The fun includes Golf Cannon, Hole-in-One, Beat-the-Pro, Closest to the Pin Contests, and much more!


Bring Your Friends and Colleagues!

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2024 Sponsorships are SOLD OUT!

To join the 2025 Swing Sponsor List, contact Caroline Kochman at
caroline.kochman@ or by phone at 631-235-0931

Platinum Sponsor - SOLD OUT

Vector Security Networks

Gold Sponsor - SOLD OUT

CIS Security Solutions, The Home Depot

Silver Sponsor - SOLD OUT

The TJX Companies, 
Hanwha Vision,
Securitas Technology

Lunch Sponsor - SOLD OUT


Post-Golf Reception Sponsor - SOLD OUT

ALTO, FaceFirst

Golf Cannon Sponsor - SOLD OUT


Bronze Sponsor - SOLD OUT

Checkpoint, Auror, Gatekeeper Systems, Sensormatic, Telaid, The Integritus Group, Appriss Retail, Siffron, Interface, Everseen

Beverage Cart Sponsor - SOLD OUT

Axis Communications, LPRC

Beat the Pro Sponsor - SOLD OUT

Protos Security

Golf Club Rentals and Branded Golf Balls Sponsor - SOLD OUT


No events at the moment

 “Registration is Sold Out”


All proceeds benefit both the Bob MacLea Scholarship Fund and the
Loss Prevention Benevolent Fund

The Bob MacLea Memorial Scholarship Fund was created in remembrance of Bob’s outstanding contribution to the Loss Prevention and Asset Protection Industry, The annual 'Swing for Certification' Golf Tournament raises funds for LP/AP professionals seeking to continue their professional development. Scholarships are available to cover the cost of the LPCertified or LPQualified online course and are awarded each year following Swing for Certification.

The Loss Prevention Benevolent Fund provides financial assistance to the families of asset protection professionals who are seriously injured or killed while performing the duties of their jobs. One hundred percent of contributions to the LPBF go directly to the retail asset protection community.

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