New Asbestos Awareness Course

RDS Training in Hull are all about supporting local businesses and this week we will be running our first Asbestos Awareness Course. Having recevied a number of calls requesting an asbestos awareness course in Hull we have designed one to give an overview as to how to recognise potential asbestos before it is disturbed and… [ Read more ]

Traineeships in Security

Great Opportunity Available!- Traineeships in Security RDS Training currently have funding for traineeships in security for: Unemployed individuals aged 18 – 24 years old and 19+ learner loans in Level 3 Retail Knowledge. RDS Academy CIC will also supplement the Retail Knowledge course with the Level 2 Door Supervisor course. This funding will continue until… [ Read more ]

RDS Physical Intervention for Challenging Behaviour

RDS now offer a basic disengagement and restraint course specifically designed for learning disabilities and challenging adult or teenagers. This course will help anyone who is dealing with challenging behaviour stay safe and within the legal boundaries for only £50 per person. See the course diary for dates.

New funded courses

RDS can now offer Level 3 Customer Service including a door supervisor course and Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Health and Social care to anyone aged 24 or above using learner loan funding. What is learner loans? The learner does not pay anything until they earn more than £21,000 and then pay… [ Read more ]

Training Fraud and Malpractice in Security Industry

Following the broadcast by BBC London programme Inside Out on Monday 23 March 15 reporting alleged fraud and malpractice within the training sector of the private security industry the SIA have issued the following statement on their website “We take all allegations of training fraud and malpractice very seriously because of the potential risk to… [ Read more ]

SIA are modernising and improving their licensing services

The SIA are continually developing and improving the services that they deliver to the private security industry. As part of these improvements they are modernising their licensing systems and developing new streamlined processes for licence applications, licence holders and security businesses.  These improved services will be more flexible and introduce new online facilities. To read… [ Read more ]

SIA seek your views

The Security Industry Authority (SIA) are seeking the views of SIA licence holders to complete an Equality and Diversity questionnaire. The survey will help the SIA understand the experiences of those working in the private security industry, in areas of equality and diversity. To complete, please visit the SIA website and follow instructions from there.… [ Read more ]

SIA Consultation

The SIA are currently asking for opinions regarding updating the SIA courses. One of the interesting points is that they want to bring in a non pain compliant way of taking someone to the ground. I’d be interested to know anyone’s thoughts as to whether this is a good idea. Please e mail me on… [ Read more ]

Admin Office

The telephonist has been taken away on holiday by her husband, which is very nice for her but does mean that the office will not be manned all of the time until she returns in 10 days time. Please be patient with us and do leave messages. I will call you once I have finished… [ Read more ]

Special Easter Offer for Close Protection Course

I hope you all have a good Easter. I am offering two places on the Close Protection course starting the 26th April with a 33% discount.  That makes it a 14 day training course for just £1,000. I must have had too much chocolate already. Only catch is that you must book and pay by… [ Read more ]