Baroness Ruth Henig CBE
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Baroness Ruth Henig appointed chair of Chartered Security Professionals Registration Authority

After an eight-year term as chairman of the Chartered Security Professionals Registration Authority (CSPRA), Lord Alex Carlile CBE QC has stepped down from the role and passed the baton to The Security Institute’s President Baroness Ruth Henig CBE. The CSPRA is the...
Posted On 27 Mar 2019
Alan Clamp
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Security Industry Authority endorses Register of Chartered Security Professionals

The Security Industry Authority (SIA), the Government Regulator of the private security industry in the UK, has formerly endorsed the Register of Chartered Security Professionals. The Register was established under Royal Charter issued to The Worshipful Company of Security...
Posted On 30 Aug 2018
Abbey Petkar
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Small Business Network applauds Security Industry Authority’s progress on ACS reforms

Many of the changes proposed at the Strategy and Standards Group review meeting of the Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) have been welcomed by the Small Business Network. The meeting, which took place on Tuesday 24 April, was attended by Small Business Network representatives and...
Posted On 02 May 2018
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Outstanding Security Performance Awards outline inaugural UK Thought Leadership Summit

On Thursday 1 March next year, professionals from the UK’s security business sector will be given the opportunity to listen to a line-up of high-profile speakers, with the Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) providing a platform for debate around key issues facing the...
Posted On 30 Nov 2017
Jane arrell: the new chairman of IPSA
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“Dynamic changes” announced by International Professional Security Association

Jane Farrell, head of security at Sodexo for the UK and Ireland, was unanimously elected chairman of the International Professional Security Association (IPSA), the longest-established security Trade Association in the UK’s security business sector, at the recent meeting of...
Posted On 03 Aug 2017
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34th East-West International Security Conference in Rome highlights global trends

Attending the 34th East-West International Security Conference that ran at the Best Western Universo Hotel in Rome on Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 November were delegates from the Russian Federation, the Ukraine and Albania representing commercial, private and public sector...
Posted On 21 Dec 2016
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Women in Security Awards 2016: Security Industry Authority issues Call for Nominations

The Women in Security Awards were initiated back in 2013 to celebrate and recognise the accomplishments and contributions realised by females working within the private security business sector and, indeed, the wider security community. The Security Industry Authority (SIA)...
Posted On 26 Jul 2016
Left to Right: Flavio Cabral, Justin Bentley and Dr Martin Wright
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GICIS to partner with IPSA in forming new Security Education and Training Academy

The Global Institute of Cyber, Intelligence and Security (GICIS) and the International Professional Security Association (IPSA) have jointly announced a groundbreaking partnership which will see the birth of an “industry-leading” Security Education and Training...
Posted On 19 May 2016
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IPSA member company STM Security Group (UK) achieves prestigious NSI Guarding Gold approval

STM Security Group (UK) Ltd has received confirmation that the business has achieved National Security Inspectorate (NSI) Guarding Gold approval following its recent audit. This recognises compliance with both BS 7499 for security guarding and ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems....
Posted On 23 Mar 2016
The Security Institute welcomes Mike White and David Rubens to its Board of Directors
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Mike White and David Rubens join The Security Institute’s Board of Directors

Mike White and David Rubens have accepted places on the Board of Directors at The Security Institute, with the organisation’s chairman Garry Evanson explaining the move as “adding strength to the existing group of individuals by bringing in two very active and engaged...
Posted On 16 Sep 2015
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