We provide security screening to BS7858:2019 Standard, we have been born from experience our director has 20+ years within the security industry and has been screening to this standard and standards before it for many years. He has passed on his experience and training to our vetting officers ensuring full compliance of data always.
BS7858 is the best practice procedure published by the British Standards Institution for screening individuals employed in a security environment. It is used by businesses and industries across the UK to enhance the security and recruitment process.
We are fully accredited to UKAS and Security Industry authority (SIA) Product Conformity certifications to BS7858:2019
BS7858:2019 – Screening of individuals working in a secure environment, stipulates as a minimum the following checks must take place:
- ID & Address Validation
- 5 Year Employment Verification
- Right To Work
- Criminal Record Check
- Gap Employment Analysis
- Consumer Credit Check
- Global Watchlist Check (HM Treasury)
This demonstrates the standards we work to and is a reqiurement that any SIA ACS company out sourcing their Vetting and Screening must use an accreditated company. We especially understand the importance of this service to help security companies be compliant at all times. Guardianship works not only to British standards but also SIA standards.
Along with the complete vetting service we also offer a consultancy service to security companies to help them better understand all aspects of security compliance, offering in house training and support services for those wishing to carry out their own screening.