The BS7858 screening and vetting this qualification has been redeveloped in conjunction with IPSA in 2012, it is a one day programme that covers skills in vetting and screening to the requirements of the BS7858:2012 – the British Standard for screening process for individuals employed in an environment where the security and safety of people, goods or property is a requirement of the employing organisation’s operations or where such security screening is in the public interest.
The course covers principles within BS7858 screening and vetting, the information required from the application process, administrative processes and the process of verifying career history. It also touches briefly on the legislative framework surrounding employment law in which the BS7858 operates.
This training course is ideal for companies who are required to check employment history and background check or pre-employment checks on potential and existing employees and other various details, and also companies who hold various company accreditations.
Security Screening Vetting Officer
This course will ensure that you have a clear understanding of the responsibilities required and cover's the importance of effective vetting and screening of employees to BS standards.
The course is suitable for anyone who wishes to carry out the work of a Security Screening Vetting Officer.
All existing Vetting officers are required to update their knowledge in order to ensure that they are compliant with the new standards.
The security screening course covers the following;
The importance of screening employees.
BS7858:2012 - what the requirements are.
How to obtain the data needed for accurate screening.
The relevant requirements of the Data Protection Act.
Accurate record keeping, documentation and procedures