IPSA set to mark 60th Anniversary with celebration event at Botanical Gardens

The International Professional Security Association (IPSA) is to mark its 60th Anniversary by celebrating with its members. The Trade Association representing both companies and individuals operating across the security business sector will hold a celebration luncheon at the...
Posted On 15 Aug 2019
Jane arrell: the new chairman of IPSA

“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

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
Left to Right: Flavio Cabral, Justin Bentley and Dr Martin Wright

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

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
Left to Right: Justin Bentley (CEO at IPSA) and Tavcom's sales director Paul Tennent

IPSA members set to receive 15% discount on all Tavcom training courses

Tavcom, the security management and systems training provider, is offering all International Professional Security Association (IPSA) members a 15% discount on its internationally accredited and recognised BTEC classroom, workshop and online training courses. IPSA is a membership...
Posted On 23 Jul 2015
Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne

Chancellor George Osborne’s Summer Budget proves positive for the private security sector

In a hugely beneficial move that’s likely to improve the lives of at least 75% of the 385,000 Security Industry Authority-licensed personnel operating within the regulated private security sector, Chancellor George Osborne is set to introduce the National Living Wage for workers...
Posted On 09 Jul 2015
Stuart Naisbett: the new IPSA chairman

Stuart Naisbett appointed Chairman of the International Professional Security Association

The International Professional Security Association (IPSA) held its 2015 Annual General Meeting at the London Transport Museum in Covent Garden. The occasion marked the completion of Mike White’s four years as chairman of the Association and included the election of the...
Posted On 09 Jun 2015
Pictured (front, left to right) are Major General Dr Mohammad Ahmed Bin Fahad and IPSA chairman Mike White signing the Memorandum of Understanding, watched by (back, left to right) Adil Abdel-Hadi , First Lieutenant Fahd Jassem, Colonel Dr Gaith Ganim Al Suwaidi, Lt Colonel Nasser Ibrahim Kazim and IPSA’s CEO Justin Bentley

IPSA signs Memorandum of Understanding with the Dubai Police Academy

The International Professional Security Association (IPSA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Dubai Police Academy focused on co-operation with – and support for – the International Centre for Security and Safety (ICSS) which is part of the Academy....
Posted On 02 Apr 2015