The Security Institute is the largest membership organisation for security professionals in the UK. Membership gives credibility, enhances career prospects, offers mentoring, continual professional development and a wide range of networking opportunities. We offer internationally recognised security qualifications via our training partner giving members the opportunity to support their practical experience with academic achievement.
With members in over 130 countries, ASIS enjoys a diverse and vibrant membership community. Members represent virtually every industry in the public and private sectors, and organizations of all sizes. Security practitioners come to ASIS at all stages of their careers to pursue their professional goals.
The International Professional Security Association (IPSA) is a membership organisation for both companies and individuals working across the whole of the security industry.
Members receive information and support to ensure that they are able to concentrate on providing the best professional security service. Members' concerns and opinions are represented by IPSA representatives on many committees and at meetings.
With a history of over 50 years of looking after its members, IPSA is an established and recognised worldwide professional organisation, provides, in accordance with growing demand, a specialised unrivalled service to industry/commerce. There are no geographical boundaries in operation and the highest technical standards are stringently applied in all our dealings.
AllSecurityEvents.com is the new source of information for Security Conferences, Exhibitions, Seminars, Webinars, Networking and Charity Events… globally.
It enables event organisers and professional bodies to plan their activities to avoid clashes and maximise attendance by promoting them to the widest possible audience.
Security Professionals can plan their time better and attend events of interest to them without being presented with the dilemma of choosing which of three events to attend on any given day.
In the UK we support the work of The Security Commonwealth whose 40 plus member organisations are listing their events on the site.
We are working with several partners to both promote visitors to the site and event listings and to distribute our Events Newsletter
The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) is the trade association representing over 70% of the UK’s private security industry. Its membership includes companies specialising in all sectors of security ranging from guarding, door supervision and specialist consultancy to CCTV, access control and property marking. For security buyers, BSIA membership is an assurance of quality, with all member companies required to adhere to strict quality standards, including ISO9001 as well as sector-specific standards and Codes of Practice.
Established in 1967, the BSIA provides its members with a competitive advantage through lobbying and representation, standards development and the provision of independent guidance.
The FSA is the leading trade association dedicated to companies who design, install, commission, maintain and monitor electronic fire, emergency and security systems. As a specialist group of the Electrical Contractors' Association (ECA) and working in partnership with SELECT, the Scottish electro-technical trade association, the FSA is uniquely positioned to improve industry standards and enhance and develop members' businesses.
FSA members receive an unbeatable range of services and benefits designed to give their business the commercial advantage, recognition and support they deserve.
Additionally,Clients can be assured of professionalism and quality by selecting an FSA member to design, install and commission their next system.
SecurityLink INDIA and MalaysiaSAFE are niche magazines on Security and Fire Safety, in India and Malaysia respectively.
SecurityLink INDIA is a monthly publication and has branched off from the erstwhile IndiaSAFE that led the print media in India for almost 12 years.
MalaysiaSAFE, now in its 4th year, is bi-monthly and continues as the only print media on security in Malaysia. It also conducts highly successful National (Security) End-users Seminars in Kuala Lumpur every year.
Both are distributed through free and controlled circulation to large segments of users, and regularly cover international events around the globe.
The Institute of Sound and Communications Engineers is a specialist professional body, committed to raising technical standards within the sound industry. Membership of the Institute is an endorsement of technical excellence. ISCE offer training, on-line technical advice and networking opportunities at our organised events.
The FIA is the largest fire protection trade association in the UK with 650+ members.
We are a not-for-profit organisation and a major provider of fire safety training.
Our objective is to promote, improve and perfect fire protection methods, devices, services and apparatus.
We achieve this through the representation of our members, providing technical support, guidance and opportunities for professional advancement through education and appropriate regulation.
We promote and shape legislation and the professional standards of the fire industry through close liaison with government and official bodies, as well as other key stakeholders.
The Security Industry Authority (SIA) is the organisation responsible for regulating the private security industry. We are an independent body reporting to the Home Secretary, under the terms of the Private Security Industry Act 2001. Our mission is to regulate the private security industry effectively; to reduce criminality, raise standards and recognise quality service. Our remit covers the United Kingdom.
We have two main duties. One is the compulsory licensing of individuals undertaking designated activities within the private security industry; the other is to manage the voluntary Approved Contractor Scheme, which measures private security suppliers against independently assessed criteria.