How to Become a Security Guard

Being a security guard is not an easy job but how do you become a qualified and professional one?

Well, first and foremost, you will need a license from the Security Industry Authority (SIA). Without this license it will be illegal to work in any capacity in the security industry. In order to obtain this license, a training course will need to be completed with a SIA recognised training provider, then once this is passed, you can then apply for the license and pay a fee (which is renewed every 3 years). Then, you should receive your license within a few weeks. Continue reading “How to Become a Security Guard”

Improve your Security as a Landlord

More and more people are now relying on rented accommodation. With this, there is a lot of responsibility put onto landlords to keep tenants safe and secure. There are some really basic things both landlords and tenants can do in order to keep a property secure, so we have compiled a list of some top tips on how to boost security in a rented property. Continue reading “Improve your Security as a Landlord”

Keeping Your Pop-up Store Secure

Pop-up shops are temporary retail plots that can sell any type of product. The types of products they sell can range from clothes, technology to food.

Pop-up shops started as a novelty used only by a small number of independent retailers.  However, the use of them grew massively in 2017 and they became a popular trend that were used widely. And the trend is likely to continue into 2018.

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Preventing Jewellery Store Robberies

A jewellery shop is one of the most prestigious retail fronts to run. It is usually well known in the area it is in, and more often than not highly profitable. However, with the benefits of running jewellers, there are also drawbacks, specifically coming from criminals. Recently, criminals have become more technical and well thought out on their approach when stealing from jewellers. The types of crimes they commit are no longer just robbery, they can also include, but are not limited to:

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What is the right security system for you?

It can be frustrating to choose a security system, as there are so many types. It is essential to have a security system in place for your home or business, to ensure your valuable and employees/loved ones are safe. Thus, we thought we would list the different types of security, to help you to choose the right one for you.

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Top 5 Ways to Ensure Your Home is Safe

 

Whether you are a homeowner, business owner, student or are living in a rental property, there are ways that you can ensure your belongings remain safe against intruders and burglars. In this vein, we decided to compile the top 5 ways to ensure your home, flat, house, business or even shed remain safe at all times.

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What are the Responsibilities of Keyholding?

If you are a keyholder, you will understand that your role within a business is crucial and should always be taken seriously. Particularly those within the retail industry will appreciate the importance of keyholding and the responsibilities entailed.  Continue reading “What are the Responsibilities of Keyholding?”

Key holding and alarm response

3000 Property Security Birmingham offer a key holding and alarm response service, but what exactly is it?

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Finding a trustworthy keyholder is an integral part of running a successful business.

The safety of your premises is at the forefront of our minds. You may want to pass on the responsibility of security breaches on your property into the hands of a trusted third party.

You are enabling yourself to stay protected, decreasing the risk to yourself or your employees by having a security team search the premises and making sure that the security is at a high standard and the alarm is turned off.

3000 Security have a 24-hour Control Room enabling us to oversee staff and services to ensure that everything is going smoothly, thus offering higher security.

But why should you opt for our key holding and alarm response services?

It is safe

Typically, it is the responsibility of two people to hold the keys to the premises of a business, which allows for two responders to then access the alarm should it be activated by accident or triggered by an intruder.

It offers you peace of mind

When you’re absent from the premises, either on business or on annual leave, at the forefront of your mind may be the security of your business. Similar to if you would like your residential property protected. Choosing a security company for key holding and alarm response means they will respond to an alarm and check the security of the premises, so you will not have to worry.

It is cost-effective

It is a simple and hassle free solution to use a security company to secure your business and ensure that the safety and security of your premises is kept high.

We also offer many other security services in Birmingham!

Key Holding and Alarm Response

Businesses and homes are potentially at risk of theft or vandalism, even with the latest technology of alarm systems installed.

Key holding services are an ideal solution for homes and organisations to offer complete peace of mind for your property and its safety. Our key holding team will meet with you for a brief discussion of your premises and current alarm system prior to agreeing on any specifics.

After the meeting, we will collect any keys from yourselves and test those keys prior to both parties signing a Key Receipt form. We will then code and store the keys in our secure control room – the only time the seal will be broken will be if we need to attend your property for an alarmed response.

After our officers have attended your premises upon alarm activation, you will receive a documentation of a visit.

Key holding and alarm response is perfect for eliminating any potential risk to yourself, or if you are in an office environment, protect your staff with a prompt and efficient response.

For further information about our key holding and alarm response services please visit our website!