apprenticeships


WATCH: Apprentices for Fire & Security joins WorldSkills Spotlight Talks to inspire next generation

A4FS will be presenting to thousands of young people from across the UK in March, at the next WorldSkills UK Spotlight Talks. Read More

The future looks bright: Secure Futures inspiring young people towards future careers in security

We speak with two participants of the Secure Futures programme, providing an opportunity for young people to explore a career in security. Read More

Apprentices in security and fire: The frontline view

We speak to two apprentices currently enrolled with Skills for Security to get their view on what it's like in the security & fire sector. Read More

Skills for Security announces Apprentice of the Year and Class of 2020

Skills for Security has awarded Matthew Aindow Apprentice of the Year after scoring 93% in his End Point Assessment (EPA). Read More

Security Institute launches ‘Secure Futures’ to develop next generation of security professionals

The Security Institute and EY Foundation have launched 'Secure Futures', an employability programme to encourage young people into security. Read More

“Tomorrow’s engineers, today” – Skills for Security refreshes website and brand identity

Skills for Security has launched a new website and refreshed brand identity after a busy 18 months for the BSIA-owned training provider. Read More

FESS introduces new Occupational Qualification Structure to promote industry skills

The FESS industry has introduced a new Occupational Qualification Structure leading to Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Card recognition. Read More

NSI delivers FESS Apprenticeship training sessions for employers

NSI took part in an apprenticeship training session with young apprentices at Secom plc, as part of the FESS Apprenticeship scheme. Read More

“Now is the time to act on apprenticeship uptake,” says SSAIB

Trevor Jenks from the SSAIB explains what the recently announced incentives mean for apprenticeships, and why now is the time to act on them. Read More

FESS apprentices benefiting from remote learning

Fire, emergency and security systems (FESS) training providers have been taking innovative approaches to minimise disruption to apprentices during the coronavirus pandemic. Read More

Training providers updated on FESS Apprenticeship scheme

A recent conference held by the FESS Employer Group enabled fire and security training providers to learn more about the apprenticeship scheme and EPA. Read More

All you need to know about the FESS apprenticeship standard in fire and security

All you need to know about the Fire, Emergency and Security (FESS) Apprenticeship Standard, which has been developed for the security and fire sector. Read More

Engineers of Tomorrow competition: How we’re tackling the skills gap

Richard Jenkins, CEO of the NSI, says the fire and intruder alarm installation competition is designed to benefit both apprentices and their employers and tackle the chronic skills gap in the sector. Read More

WATCH: 2019 Engineers of Tomorrow winner interviews

IFSEC Global catches up with the winners of the highly respected 2019 Engineers of Tomorrow competition, designed to showcase the industry's next generation. Read More

Partnership ensures more accessibility to West Midlands apprenticeship training

In a bid to make apprenticeship training more accessible in the West Midlands, a new partnership has been announced between Skills for Security and BMet College. Read More

Skills for Security hosts first security systems competition at WorldSkillsUK

Six of the best apprentices from across the UK competed at WorldSkillsUK, hosted by Skills for Security in the first ever Electronic Security Systems Competition. Read More



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