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Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance is the UK and Middle East’s leading supplier of compliance, work-based learning and apprenticeship qualifications. At Highfield we offer over 250 qualifications. As an awarding organisation Highfield is regulated by Ofqual, Qualifications Wales, the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) Accreditation and the Security Industry Authority (SIA). Highfield is a family-run business, operating on the core values of quality, value, service and integrity.
The Security Industry Authority 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 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.
The Information Commissioner's Office in the United Kingdom, is a non-departmental public body which reports directly to Parliament and is sponsored by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport.
The Federation of Small Businesses is a UK business organisation representing small and medium-sized businesses. It was formed in 1974 as the National Federation of Self Employed. The current name for the organisation was adopted in 1991.
Robert Mann Ltd are security and investigation specialists combining over 25 years’ experience to raise the bar and improve standards on how security and investigation services are provided in the private sector.
NASDU promotes standards, training and education within the private security dog sector and offers support and guidance to both members and end user, it was established in 1996. NASDU is recognised within the security industry by the SIA, British Standards Institute, Skills for Security, BSIA, IPSA together with the Home Office, NPCC, DATR, as well as many Animal Welfare Groups and local Authority Dog Wardens.
The Armed Forces Covenant is a term introduced in 2000 into British public life to refer to the mutual obligations between the nation and its Armed Forces. It is a pledge that together we acknowledge and understand that those who serve or who have served in the armed forces, and their families, should be treated with fairness and respect in the communities, economy and society they serve with their lives.
Veteran Owned UK was set up by a former British Army Royal Engineer to help support ex-military business owners. We noticed that supporting Veteran Owned Businesses has been very popular in the USA, but has very little presence in the UK. We wanted to change this so we started the first and original Veteran Owned Business Directory for the UK.