SIA Approved ContractorSecurity Industry Authority
Registered Approved Contractor

Sight & Sound holds SIA approved contractor status for the provision of Security Guarding, Public Space Surveillance (CCTV) and Key Holding services. Our latest SIA Approved Contractor Status audit score places the Company within the top 1% of medium sized approved contractors and the top 1% of all approved contractors within the UK.

The Security Industry Authority (SIA) is the organisation responsible for regulating the private security industry in the UK.


BSIABritish Security Industry Association

The British Security Industry Association is the trade association for the professional security industry in the UK. Our 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.

The BSIA Awards serve to recognise the extraordinary achievements and long-term contributions made by professionals working within the UK’s private security industry and are presented across five different categories: Best Team, Outstanding Act, Service to the Customer, Best Newcomer and Best Use of Technology. Sight & Sound have been awarded two regional awards in 2015, for the Best Newcomer and Most Outstanding Act.


Investor In PeopleInvestor In People

Investors in People provides a best practice people management standard, offering accreditation to organisations that adhere to the Investors in People framework. Investors in People is owned by the UK government, managed nationally by the UK Commission for Employment and Skills and supported by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS). Investors in People assessments are conducted locally through seven local Delivery Centres. It was launched in 1991.


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CCAS is the business standards Company that helps organisations all over the world make excellence a habit. They are a UKAS and SIA accredited certification body which provides a cost effective accredited assessment service of management systems to ISO 9001 Quality, ISO 14001 Environmental, ISO 45001 Health & Safety, ISMS 27001, Integrated Management Systems, SIA Approved Contractor Scheme and Product Conformity for all types and sizes of organisations.


safe contractorSafe Contractor
Leading Health & Safety Assessment Scheme

safecontractor is the fastest growing health and safety accreditation scheme in the UK, with more than 210 major clients and over 20,000 contractor members.

Registered members with the safecontractor scheme include clients and contractors from a wide range of professional disciplines working within a number of industry sectors.

With its increasing membership and growing profile in the UK, the safecontractor scheme is now used by many large organisations as a way of obtaining competent contractors.


chasContractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme
Health and Safety Pre-Qualification

CHAS is established as the market leader for health and safety pre-qualification in the UK. It is available to suppliers (those who provide goods and services) and to organisations (buyers) looking for suitably competent suppliers.


skills for securitySkills For Security
Skills Body For The Security Industry

Skills for Security, the skills body for the security industry, 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.

In 2014, Skills for Security, inspected and accredited our online 4ST training.