Accent on Security Strives for Excellence Through NVQ Training

PETERBOROUGH, ENGLAND, May 31, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Security specialist Accent on Security (AOS) has announced the introduction of NVQ (National Vocational Qualification) training for all its security guards. The company prides itself on its excellent career development opportunities and has initiated the NVQ courses as part of its continued programme of employee training.

The Peterborough-based company offers a full range of security services throughout the UK. It already offers its staff a number of learning and career development courses specifically designed to meet the needs of their role, the security sector and its clients.

AOS's decision to offer NVQs comes on the back of successful training pilots at various sites around the country.

"We have matched our aspiration to have the most competent employees, with requests for more training from our staff," commented Clive Bilcliff, HR Manager at AOS.

Mr. Bilcliff continued: "The training programme will help us recruit, train and retain the most effective and motivated personnel and confirm our status as the security industry's most respected company."

NVQs are available at a number of different levels and in a wide range of occupations. They are based on occupational standards set by sector bodies. Learners completing an NVQ are assessed in the workplace in a way which does not disrupt normal business operations. An NVQ level 2 is equivalent to GCSE level and can be completed in 12-16 weeks.

Rog Hatlem, CEO stated: "AOS has a clear vision: to raise the bar in the security industry, as recognised by both our clients and employees. To achieve this, we will be dependable and innovative in everything we do, and employ and invest in only the best people."

AOS work across numerous sectors, including rail, retail, shopping centres, corporate property, construction and public sectors, providing a professional, personalised service that makes use of the best personnel and innovative technology.

Its broad range of professional security services ensures a complete, dependable offering that gives ultimate peace of mind and value for money.

Read the original 'Accent on Security Strives for Excellence Through NVQ Training' press release HERE

Press release distributed through: 24-7 Press Release Newswire