Latest Industry News and Information
Keeping safe during COVID-19
- Published: Tuesday, 11 August 2020 08:20
A major source of upcoming work in the Security Industry will involve Hotel Quarantine jobs. Following the outbreaks seen in Melbourne, it is of great importance for all guards to gain as much information as possible regarding COVID-19 to protect themselves, their families, co-workers, those they are tasked to ensure the safety of, as well as the greater South Australian community.
What’s it like to be a woman in the security industry?
- Published: Monday, 26 August 2019 15:01
So, you want to work in security, but the only thing is you’re female… Is the security industry for you?
The answer is a resounding YES!
An age of uncertainty
- Published: Thursday, 27 June 2019 08:20
We live in exciting, innovative, and often uncertain and volatile times. Older generations reminisce about the ‘good old days’ when it was safe to walk at night and social media was inconceivable. As our world rapidly evolves with mind blowing advances in technology, social media platforms, and accessibility to the internet, communication and sourcing information becomes easier, and this unknown entity is the reality that all generations must learn to navigate.
It’s time to get real about the Use of Force
- Published: Monday, 13 May 2019 08:20
There will be times, as a security guard, when you will have no other option but to use force to achieve an operational objective or to defend yourself and/or others from a violent situation.
Examples of these situations may include:
- To restrain a violent patient from self-harm
- To defend yourself or another person from attack
- To remove an intoxicated person from a night club
- To move people from the scene of an accident
Changes ahead for the Security industry
- Published: Sunday, 14 October 2018 14:01
Over the past 2 years the Security Operations qualifications have undergone a major review to align with current industry standards and the national security climate.
Keep reading to find out what this means for you...