Skills for Security


Security systems installers invited to PSI Next Generation ‘Skills Talks’ in June

PSI is inviting security systems installers to its Next Generation event on 22 June at Luton Hoo, with a series of live training sessions. Read More

Skills for Security to train TIS Academy apprentices

The BSIA’s training arm, Skills for Security (SfS) has partnered with TIS Academy by agreeing to train its apprentices. Read More

BSIA membership offered to NSI silver and gold companies

The BSIA has launched an offer to NSI gold and silver installer companies inviting them to take advantage of the Association’s membership. Read More

WorldSkills UK and developing the next generation of security engineers – “With each competition, a new batch of industry role models are formed”

IFSEC Global speaks to Dee Aylett-Smith about the growth of the security competition ahead of WorldSkills UK 2021. Read More

Security officer apprenticeship set for launch in Scotland

Skills for Security is launching a Security Officers Services Apprenticeship in Scotland, delivered by the Security Industry Training Organisation. Read More

Darrell Gilmour appointed as new Skills for Security Director of Technical Training

Security and fire training body, Skills for Security, has appointed Darrell Gilmour as its new Director of Technical Training. Read More

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

Skills for Security pilots electronic security training programme with Securitas

Employees of Securitas have been given priority access to a set of newly developed security system design courses from Skills for 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

“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

Skills for Security announced as Preferred Provider with the JIB

Skills for Security has announced it has successfully achieved and been appointed as a Preferred Provider with The Joint Industry Board. Read More

IFSEC and FIREX International partner with Skills for Security to launch exclusive digital career development programme

IFSEC and FIREX have partnered with Skills for Security to deliver an exclusive programme of digital training and career development: Training Week. Read More

Free technical training webinars announced from Skills for Security

As another example of the e-learning support being offered by the industry at present, Skills for Security will be running a series of free technical training webinars over the next month. Read More

BSIA appoints IFSEC Global ‘influencer’ as managing director at Skills for Security

The BSIA has appointed David Scott as the new managing director of Skills for Security. Read More

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. Read More



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