Accreditations & Qualifications

    SIA Approved Contractor

    Proficient Security Ltd currently holds SIA Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) status for the provision of Security Guarding, Key Holding and Close Protection.



    The British Security Industry Association is the trade association for the professional security industry in the UK. Its members are responsible for more than 70% of UK security products and services (by turnover) including the manufacture, distribution and installation of electronic and physical security equipment and the provision of security guarding and consultancy services.


    Skills for Security

    Skills for Security, is the skills body for the security industry, it works with employers to improve security skills and standards of professionalism, by providing access to security training courses and security qualifications, for people employed in private security roles across the UK.



    Safe Contractor Approved

    A leading health and safety pre-qualification assessment scheme, members of Safe Contractor are dedicated to promoting higher standards of competence and compliance through the provision of relevant industry specific and tailored health and safety



    Building Confidence Accredited

    Building Confidence’ is a collaborative supply chain accreditation standard designed for the construction industry which provides an effective solution for managing supply chain risk in the areas of safety, sustainability, corporate social responsibility, quality and financial stability.


    BSI – UKAS Quality Management

    Proficient Security Ltd undergoes a rigorous annual audit by the British Standards Institute and our continual ISO 9001.


    Quality Assurance Cert Number is: FS 579537

    BSI – UKAS Environmental Management

    ISO 14001 is an internationally accepted standard setting out how organisations can implement an effective Environmental Management System (EMS). The standard is designed to address the delicate balance between maintaining profitability and reducing environmental impact. Proficient Security Ltd are proud to hold this accreditation and adhere to its principles and practices.


    Environment Management Cert Number is: EMS 563495

    NASDU: Associate Member

    NASDU is recognised within the security industry by the Security Industry Authority (S.I.A.), Skills for Security, BSIA, IPSA together with the Home Office, ACPO, MOD, DEFRA, BSI, as well as Animal Welfare Groups like local Authority Dog Wardens.



    Federation of Small Businesses

    Proficient Security Ltd is proud to be a member of The Federation of Small Businesses and adhere to the policies, practices and standards required by virtue of membership.


    Quality Management Standards –
    Highly Commended

    Nineteen organisations were shortlisted in the eighth London Excellence Awards, a prestigious scheme that celebrates some of the country’s outstanding companies and public sector organisations.

    Open to organisations across the UK, the finalists represented sectors as diverse as construction, health, facilities management, property management, education, professional services, housing and security. They were competing for seven top awards which were presented on the 9th July, at a summer celebration of excellence at the Gibson Hall.

    The awards recognise organisations for improvements they have made in their management practices and performance. The rigorous assessment process is designed to provide feedback that will raise their achievements still further. The awards go only to organisations which can demonstrate the highest standards of excellence in everything from customer service, leadership and management systems to sustainability and corporate responsibility.