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Linx International Group introduces Defence Discount Service for Armed Forces personnel training

Accredited security systems training courses provider the Linx International Group has announced that it’s supporting members of the Armed Forces, veterans and the wider military community by offering 28 courses through the Defence Discount Service. No less than 28...
Posted On 06 Feb 2020
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ARC Training International focuses on oil and gas sector security training

There are few industries that require an in-depth understanding of security management as much as the oil and gas sector. Personal safety aside, the risks of theft, terrorism, environmental damage and reputational impact are some very real problems which can have devastating...
Posted On 05 Jul 2019
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Linx International Group introduces Approved Education Partner Programme

Linx International Group, the global provider of security, risk management, consultancy and training services, has announced the launch of its worldwide Linx Group Approved Education Partner Programme. Organisations can now apply to join and deliver award-winning, internationally...
Posted On 24 Apr 2019
Raymond Clarke: Group CEO at IQ
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Diston and Galloway appointed to key roles at awarding body Industry Qualifications

In two significant developments, Ofqual-regulated awarding organisation Industry Qualifications (IQ) has appointed Richard Diston MSc MSyI in the role of sector manager for security risk and resilience, at the same time appointing vastly experienced security training and...
Posted On 12 Apr 2017
Raymond Clarke: CEO at IQ
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Industry Qualifications issues strong response in wake of Ofqual’s intention to levy monetary penalty

Industry Qualifications (IQ) has expressed “disappointment” at today’s public announcement by qualifications Regulator Ofqual of its intention to impose a financial penalty on the company following the exposure of qualification fraud at Ashley Commerce College...
Posted On 27 Feb 2017
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Ofqual takes action over potential risks posed to private security industry qualifications

The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) has issued a comprehensive 28-page report entitled ‘Licence-Linked Qualifications Used in the Private Security Industry’ outlining the actions that the qualifications Regulator for England and Wales has...
Posted On 31 Jan 2017
Raymond Clarke: CEO at IQ
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Industry Qualifications calls for Ofqual to establish Expert Panel on qualifications fraud

Awarding organisation Industry Qualifications (IQ) has called upon qualifications regulator Ofqual to establish an expert panel for confronting the issue of qualifications fraud in those industries which require qualifications to obtain a licence to work. IQ itself was a victim...
Posted On 13 Jan 2017
Ken Livingstone MSc: director of Perpetuity Training
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Perpetuity Academy introduces ‘Managing Retail Security’ eLearning course for loss prevention specialists

Perpetuity Academy continues to expand its eLearning prospectus with the addition of a ‘Managing Retail Security’ course designed to benefit anyone who’s involved in preventing stock loss within the retail sector. The IQ Level 4 ‘Managing Retail...
Posted On 08 Dec 2016
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IQ works with Global Reach Security Training to devise emergency response qualification

Industry Qualifications (IQ) has been collaborating with Global Reach Security Training to create a bespoke qualification in working as an emergency response officer. Indeed, following on from recent terror attacks and alerts across the globe, one million people who work in...
Posted On 04 May 2016
Raymond Clarke: CEO at Industry Qualifications
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Industry Qualifications calls for training and assessment controls to be strengthened in UK’s security sector

In a recently-published White Paper, Industry Qualifications’ CEO Raymond Clarke has stimulated discussion and thinking around improvements that can be made to training and assessment practices for licensed qualifications in the UK’s security industry. The White Paper...
Posted On 25 Mar 2015
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