Security Industry Authority (SIA) & Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS)

SAI Approved Contractor Logo The Security Industry Authority (SIA) is responsible for managing the licensing of the Private Security Industry as set out in the Private Security Industry Act 2001.

The SIA was formed as a small independent government body in 2003 in order to help increase skills levels in the industry, to enhance professionalism and improve public trust in those providing security services.

Professional Security Management only provide fully SIA trained & licensed security personnel to every assignment, providing the client with every confidence that personnel are fully vetted to the highest standard.

Professional Security Management Ltd holds
Approved Contractor Status
for the provision of
Security Guarding and Key Holding Services.

The SIA’s Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) was introduced to raise performance standards, assist the private security industry in developing new opportunities and to provide a recognised hallmark of quality. Professional Security Management Limited is pleased to confirm their success in achieving membership to the ACS in 2010 with the highest level of performance being met in all areas.

National Security Inspectorate

NSI Guarding Gold Logo Professional Security Management Limited understand that choosing a provider of security personnel is an important decision, therefore have chosen and continued to endorse
National Security Inspectorate (NSI) accreditation from day one.

The NSI is a leading approvals and certification body that rigorously inspects and audits companies that provide security services, ensuring that the company is continuously operating to the highest recognised industry standards and able to satisfy the toughest inspection regime.

Professional Security Management Limited are delighted to announce that have been certified to and continue to maintain their NSI Guarding Gold Status.

As a Guarding Gold approved company, Professional Security Management Limited have not only achieved the highest industry standards, but have proved their exceptional business excellence through achieving ISO9001 Quality Management Certification by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS).

The NSI Guarding Gold Scheme satisfies the requirements of the following standards:

  • NSI Passporting Specification

  • BS EN ISO 9001:2008 UKAS Quality Management

  • BS 7499:2007 Static Guarding & Mobile Patrol Services

  • BS 7984:2008 Keyholding & Response Services

  • BS 7858:2012 Security Screening of Individuals employed in a Security Environment.