SSAIB News

Survey launched to assess demand for a fire and security apprenticeship in Wales

Survey launched to assess demand for a fire and security apprenticeship in Wales

In recent years there have been several developments designed to raise competence and qualification levels in the Fire and Security Industries.

In England, Scotland, and Northern Ireland these have included the introduction of specialist apprenticeships. Wales is therefore currently the only part of the UK without a specialist Fire and Security Apprenticeship.

Posted: 14/12/2021 more >

SSAIB Firms Encouraged to Enter the Fire & Security Matters Awards

SSAIB Firms Encouraged to Enter the Fire & Security Matters Awards

The Entry deadline for the new Fire and Security Matters Awards organised by Fire Safety Matters and Security Matters magazines – has been extended until 11 February 2022.

You can enter the Awards for FREE at https://firesecurityawards.com/award-categories

Posted: 12/12/2021 more >

BAFE Fire Safety Register bolster “Don’t Just Specify, Verify” Campaign with increasing industry support

BAFE Fire Safety Register bolster “Don’t Just Specify, Verify” Campaign with increasing industry support

BAFE continue to stress the importance of verifying appropriate UKAS accredited third-party certification with growing industry support.

As the nation moves towards stronger responsibility and accountability for fire safety measures, the BAFE Fire Safety Register reiterate their message on the significance of UKAS accredited third-party certification. BAFE’s “Don’t just Specify, Verify” campaign launched in March 2020 identifies the important second, and sometimes overlooked, verification stage when premises management source competent third-party certificated organisations to help comply with their fire safety obligations.

Posted: 07/12/2021 more >