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Free Online Counter-Terrorism Training

Free Online Counter-Terrorism Training

Security staff can now get free online counter-terrorism training from the National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO). NaCTSO has created special password-protected access for the security industry. This means that everyone, from frontline operatives to managers and directors, can access up-to-date counter-terrorism guidance free of charge. We strongly encourage everyone in the industry to complete this […]

Members Newsletter July 2019

Members Newsletter July 2019

Launch of #NAHS19 Awards Please take the time to review the categories, vote and make your voice heard.  This year we want to recognise the excellent, committed and outstanding staff who work to keep our Healthcare environment, staff and patients safe. The Award categories this year are as follows: Healthcare Security Officer Healthcare Security Team […]

Members Newsletter May 2019

Members Newsletter May 2019

The News at a Glance Welcome to the May edition of our monthly newsletter.  In this issue, we are highlighting the Healthcare FM Conference which is taking place on 12th June at the NCC in Birmingham.  NAHS Members can access discounted tickets to the show and Conference as we are one of the official supporters.  Details of […]

Members Newsletter April 2019

Members Newsletter April 2019

Welcome to the April edition of our monthly newsletter.  In this issue, we feature an article by Mike Lees on the subject of CCTV and the Surveillance Camera Scheme. We also want to encourage members to vote in the Women In Security Awards (WIS) which take place later this year.  Please check out the link below […]

Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and The Campaign to Change Direction is leading the way with events and conversations happening throughout May. You can register an event or project for A Week to Change Direction which is happening June 9-15. The Campaign to Change Direction also have a toolkit and ideas to get you started. There is an online global conversation taking […]

A Blog on the Use of Restraint

A Blog on the Use of Restraint

This blog discusses an extremely important and emotive issue; that of restraint. The ‘laying on of hands’ and physical restraint of a person can be extremely traumatic and emotional for all involved. This blog cannot cover or address all such issues however, we must recognise that restraining a person against their will can stir up […]