CSMP™ Diploma Presentations

Students in both the UK and Nigeria have been attending certification presentation ceremonies recently.  Last week in Lagos we were honoured by the presence of General Ibrahim Sabo, former Director of Military Intelligence, as our special guest. This week in Reading, UK, Ray Clarke, CEO of our awarding body, IQ, very kindly presented the Diplomas.

June CSMP™ Accredited Diploma Intake Enrolling Now

The March and April intakes for the CSMP™ Level 6 Diploma reached their maximum capacity of 100 students very quickly, and we are now enrolling for the June intake.  To be sure of your place, please contact Janet Ward at enquiries@ismi.org.uk or go to www.ismi.org.uk for more details

Partnership with THESMA, The Security Management Academy

ISMI™ is pleased to announce its partnership with THESMA, the Security Management Academy. THESMA is a new venture with familiar, well-known global personalities in security management training.  Exclusively, THESMA is licenced by ASIS International to deliver the ASIS CPP, PSP and PCI certifications, as well as the ASIS APC I, APC II and APC III education programmes.   Most courses will be held in Reading City Centre, 30 minutes from central London and Heathrow.

ASIS European Conference, The Hague, 1-3 April 2014

It isn’t too late to book to attend the ASIS European Security Conference next week in The Hague. This is a unique opportunity to network with 500 security management professionals, derive immense benefit from excellent educational sessions delivered by some of the world’s foremost experts in security management, and – of course – meet the ISMI™ staff.  Click here for details of how to register.

Students from over 80 Countries

Students from over 80 countries are now undertaking their CSMP™ Accredited Diploma by distance learning.  East, we have students as far away as the Canadian Pacific, and west, our students extend to Sakhalin, Russia, site of one of the largest LNG operations in the world.  The April intake welcomes students from a wide range of sectors, including banking, oil and gas, IT and technology, logistics, the UN, government, mining, manufacturing, retail, aviation, health service, accountancy, telecoms, education, armed forces and policing, railways, charities, security services, financial services etc.

Best Practice Materials

ISMI™ has put together a large collection of free-to-download good practice publications in security management and makes them available via its Extranet Library.  Sign up for your free account at www.ismi.org.uk

Connect with ISMI via Linkedin

The LinkedIn forum Corporate Security Management has over 13,000 members.  Don’t pass on this great opportunity to network with other professionals.

Just When You Thought It Was Safe to Go out..

Drones are the new tools for computer hackers hoping to skim your cash into their pockets, Cyber Security Specialists warn.  Drones, which can be bought off the shelf on the web, can be used to hack into smart phones by simply flying over built up areas and pretending to be a Wi-Fi network, the UK security firm Sensepost warns.  Read on here.

Journey Management – Eruption of Iceland’s Hekla Volcano Imminent

Hekla volcano, one of Iceland’s most active volcanoes, could be close to erupting, a University of Iceland geoscientist claims.  Read more.

Manage Critical Security Incidents Worldwide

ISMI™ partner Security Exchange is an independent security management company dedicated to helping its clients prevent, manage and recover from critical security incidents worldwide. Security Exchange supports the corporate, private, affinity and insurance markets through effective contingency planning, the provision of security information, crisis management and 24/7 global response.  For more information click here.

King of the Installation Companies

We are delighted that Kings Security Systems, one of the largest privately owned providers of security systems in the UK and 2013 Security Excellence Award winner, will be putting more of its key staff through the CSMP Diploma programme.  It is uncommon for security installer companies to embrace security management professional certification so enthusiastically, and is a true indicator of a company that takes its commitment to high quality delivery of service very seriously.  For more on Kings, click here.

IFSEC Security Exhibition, 17-19 June, ExceL, London

IFSEC is the must-attend security exhibition for the global security management community.   It is one of the largest exhibitions of its kind in the world and under a single roof you will find security solutions from top brands showcasing the latest technology and cutting edge solutions, with opportunities to meet and learn from the entire security buying chain.  Moreover, it’s a great networking event to catch up with old faces – and of course, we will be there! To register for free attendance to the event, click here.

Looking for New Opportunities?

Don’t forget to visit the recruitment agencies vacancies pages by clicking on the marketplace tab at http://www.ismi.org.uk/