Adam Bannister

Editor, IFSEC Global

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Adam Bannister is editor of IFSEC Global. A former managing editor at Dynamis Online Media Group, he has been at the helm of the UK's leading fire and security publication since 2014.
March 22, 2018

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‘Secure by default’ in the age of converged security

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WATCH: Tackling the skills crisis in fire and security with apprenticeships

Find out how the security industry is collaborating with colleges around the UK to promote apprenticeships to address the chronic skills shortage in fire and security engineering.

The video also reveals details of a competition held at a Scottish college, culminating in a national competition at IFSEC International 2018.

Apprentices for Fire & Security is the vehicle for the campaign, which is supported by IFSEC International, NSI, CSL, SSAIB, Skills for Security, BAFE, FSA, BSIA and the FIA.

Watch the Engineers of Tomorrow competition, pitting young apprentices against each other in an installation challenge, at IFSEC International, 19-21 June 2018, ExCeL London. Register now.

The Future of Fire Safety: download the eBook

Is the fire protection industry adapting to the post-Grenfell reality fast enough? At FIREX International 2019, Europe's only dedicated fire safety event, some of the world's leading fire safety experts covered this theme. This eBook covers the key insights from those discussions on the developments shaping the profession, with topics including:

  • Grenfell Inquiry must yield “bedrock change” – and soon
  • After Grenfell: Jonathan O’Neill OBE on how austerity and policy “on the hoof” are hampering progress
  • Hackitt’s Golden Thread: Fire, facilities and building safety
  • Fire safety community has to “get on board” with technological changes

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