Left to Right: Justin Bentley (CEO at IPSA) and Tavcom's sales director Paul Tennent
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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
The London Fire Brigade has implemented many significant operational changes since the 7/7 attacks
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London’s firefighters “more equipped than ever” to deal with another 7/7-style terrorist attack

As the London Fire Brigade reflects on changes made to its service in the intervening decade, London Fire Commissioner Ron Dobson has stated that firefighters are now “better equipped than ever” to deal with another 7/7 attack in the capital. The London Fire Brigade...
Posted On 13 Jul 2015
Raymond Clarke: CEO at Industry Qualifications
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Industry Qualifications issues update on Ashley Commerce College and outlines BBC response

Following the broadcast of the BBC’s Inside Out programme back in March, during which an Industry Qualifications (IQ) Assessment Centre was exposed as operating in a fraudulent manner, IQ has been working to remove fraudulent certification, strengthen its own procedures in...
Posted On 06 Jul 2015
NHS Protect has completed a comprehensive survey of lone worker protection across the NHS in England
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NHS Protect calls for consistent lone worker protection after survey highlights gaps in provision

As NHS workers become more mobile and start to provide additional services out in the community, NHS Protect has completed a comprehensive survey of lone worker protection across the NHS in England. The results suggest a “wide variance” in terms of provision by...
Posted On 06 Jul 2015
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Axis Security launches e-Connect platform to enhance service delivery and employee support

Axis Security has launched Axis e-Connect, a bespoke online platform designed to help the company’s clients “significantly enhance” the levels of control, management and understanding of services being delivered, at the same time providing a portal for...
Posted On 25 Jun 2015
The UK Government has launched an online cyber security training course designed to help the procurement profession stay safe online
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UK Government-devised cyber training designed to boost security in procurement profession

The Government has launched an Internet-based cyber security training course designed to help the procurement profession stay safe online. The new interactive course will assist those working in procurement to protect themselves, their businesses and their suppliers from cyber...
Posted On 23 Jun 2015
Corps Security is celebrating another highly successful financial year
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Corps Security increases customer contract base by 25% in last financial year

Corps Security is celebrating another highly successful financial year which has seen the company increase its customer contract base by 25%. As well as achieving a number of prestigious new account wins, the dedicated provider of specialist security services also maintained its...
Posted On 12 Jun 2015
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Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Europe and Wilson James unveil strategic security partnership

Following a thorough selection process, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Europe (SMBCE) has chosen Wilson James as its new supplier of security guarding solutions. The contract covers both of SMBCE’s corporate sites in the City of London. Wilson James’ experience of delivering...
Posted On 10 Jun 2015
David Gill CSyP: CEO at the Linx International Group
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“Why we acquired Tavcom Training”: Risk UK Q&A with Linx International Group CEO David Gill

Linx International Group’s recent acquisition of a majority shareholding in UK-based Tavcom Training (a leading provider of accredited security systems training) has further bolstered the Group’s profile as a global training brand. Here, David Gill CSyP (CEO of Linx International...
Posted On 04 Jun 2015
Carl Meason
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Leading professionals earn key promotions at Unipart Security Solutions

Unipart Security Solutions has announced the key promotions of Carl Meason (to director of electronics), Andi Hayes (to the role of general manager for security guarding) and Steve Mowatt (who becomes quality, compliance and training manager). Carl Meason joined the Unipart...
Posted On 27 May 2015