September 1, 2018

The SIA review the skills and qualifications criteria required for their licence linked qualifications every five years so that the skills are kept current. This time around they have widened the scope of this work to consider not just the mandatory qualifications they...

July 23, 2018

Industry specific qualifications

BTEC Level 3 certificate for Working as a Close Protection Operative in the Private Security Industry (QCF).

Storyline

On the way to an evening party at a top notch city hotel my companion and I encounter a strange and off-putting man coming towards us from a dark door e...

January 4, 2017

In light of the increasing number of terror attacks, people need to learn lifesaving skills in case they are caught up in a terror attack in the UK a team of senior military and civilian medics has said.

They say people need to know how to help each other because it cou...

I raised some hackles last week when I noted that "effective security for public figures must go beyond goons and guns." Some Stratfor readers and even a few friends questioned whether I was insulting executive protection officers as a whole by referring to them as goo...

 

Introduction

Professional certification or professional designation, often called certification or qualification, is a designation earned by a person to assure competency to perform a job or task. Not all certifications that use post-nominal letters are an acknowledgem...

January 29, 2016

 

Courses endorsed by the Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care are a mark of educational quality where attendees can have confidence that it is only granted after thorough scrutiny, but it proves that the course complies with the teaching and educational standards of the Facult...