Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance is the UK and Middle East’s leading supplier of compliance, work-based learning and apprenticeship qualifications. At Highfield we offer over 250 qualifications. As an awarding organisation Highfield is regulated by Ofqual, Qualifications Wales, the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) Accreditation and the Security Industry Authority (SIA). Highfield is a family-run business, operating on the core values of quality, value, service and integrity.

The Security Industry Authority is the organisation responsible for regulating the private security industry. We are an independent body reporting to the Home Secretary, under the terms of the Private Security Industry Act 2001. Our remit covers the United Kingdom. We have two main duties. One is the compulsory licensing of individuals undertaking designated activities within the private security industry; the other is to manage the voluntary Approved Contractor Scheme, which measures private security suppliers against independently assessed criteria.

Industry Qualifications is a regulated awarding organisation founded on mutual principles. Through a focus on quality, transparency and a new approach to the delivery of qualifications, we aim to transform the educational landscape for the benefit of all stakeholders.

Trident Awards is the brand used by Laser Learning Awards, developed specifically to present a strategic and focused approach for the security industry sector. We are approved by the SIA and Ofqual. LASER has over 27 years expertise in the accreditation business. Trident Awards only works with customers in the security business sector. We provide a high quality, price sensitive and customer focused approach to a range of national qualifications that are reviewed and developed with customers.