Former Telford security training director jailed for falsifying industry qualifications

On Friday 29 March, Shamin Uddin – former director of the SAS Training Academy Ltd in Telford, Shropshire – was sentenced at Shrewsbury Crown Court to eight months’ imprisonment for falsifying examination papers for individuals seeking to gain a Security...
Posted On 04 Apr 2019

Two courses for new qualification pathway released by Fire Industry Association

The Fire Industry Association (FIA) has announced that two new courses are now available to book under the ‘Training’ tab of the organisation’s website. The news will be of particular interest to those who have previously taken the Foundation course of the new qualification...
Posted On 21 May 2018

Fire Industry Association unveils new qualifications suite for fire detection and alarms sector

The Fire Industry Association (FIA) has revealed that the organisation will be offering four new qualifications for the fire detection and alarms sector. Available to book from early July, the qualifications are designed to reflect the four main job roles of the sector –...
Posted On 03 May 2017

Awarding organisation Highfield Group honoured with Queen’s Award for Enterprise

Highfield Group has received one of the UK’s most prestigious business accolades: the Queen’s Award for Enterprise. One of the UK’s leading awarding organisations for the security business sector, the Highfield Group was informed of its success on 21 April as part of the national...
Posted On 26 Apr 2016