Can we look forward to improved standards of SIA Licence-linked training?
I ask because the recently published Home Office review of the SIA, at page 19 (41) it says:
"Training is central to raising standards... the Review recommends the SIA takes a proactive lead in ensuring the right level of training is in place across the industry, by working with the institutions providing the training, to deliver the new system of standards."
And, at page 15 (29), the Review, "As a means to improve service delivery the Review proposes some significant changes in the way in which regulation is operated by the SIA as follows:
a. Increased focus on raising standards with the immediate responsibility to reverse trends of decreasing service quality.
Download the Home Office Security Industry Authority Review 2016/17 here (.pdf) :
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