Security Companies which are SIA Approved Contractors (ACS) and provide Key Holding and Alarm Response services must show that they are compliant with British Standard BS 7984:2008 or equivalent when either undergoing their next SIA Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) audit or when applying for that initial status.
(Failure to comply could cause them to either fail to gain or lose their ACS status for that role.
The BS 7984:2008 standard for Key Holding & Alarm Response states that Security Operatives involved in Key Holding & Alarm Response activity MUST receive recognised training for this role.
Bennett Associates are please to announce that we are approved to deliver this required training.
(A Security Operative who has been trained in and conducts this role is known as a Key Holding and Alarm Response Officer (KHARO))