Welcome to the latest news

The Institute write and issues the Members Newsletter in alternate months. It includes news about the development of the Institute, details of new members, forthcoming events, special offers and items of security news. We are particularly keen to include articles written by Security Institute members - this is your newsletter, and you are encouraged to have a voice in it.

If you have an item you wish to include, or would like to discuss ideas or contributions please speaker to Di Thomas on 02476 373362 or email di@security-institute.org .

A summary of the content of each edition is shown below, latest edition first.



October Edition : Introducing our new Brand; Chief Executive and Chairman's Reports; Welcome to new members; 2017 Annual Conference Report; Adverts for Remembrance and two CPD events; Introcution of revised Retired membership terms; Imbert Prize for Dr. Alison Wakefield; National Apprenticeships; OSPA Entries now open; CSyP - is it for me? Wes Thomson Veterans for Wildlife

June Edition : Appointment of new Directors; Appointment of new Chief Executive; CE's report; Welcome to new members; Promotion of new Office Manager; Spotlight on Professional Security Magazine; Join us at IFSEC; Spotlight on Emma Thomas; Mike's cyber space; Volunteer Police Cadets; Cyber essentials; Crisis management - lessons learnt from British Airways; International Report.

April Edition : Launch of 2017 CPD Toolkit; CE's report; Chairman's overview; Membership engagement; AGM and Director Elections; Save the Date for 2017 Conference; Welcome to new nembers; CSyP Dinner report & photos; Introducing CP No. 2 Dallmeier; Diversity of Membership; Mike's Cyber Space; OSPAs update; YMG - Lee Sweeney's view; Emerge update; Education & Training; Personal Perspective - Di Thomas.

February Edition : New partnership with ITN Productions; Chief Executive's progress report; Overview from the Chairman Garry Evanson; Meet SyI HQ new staff Hannah Hunter; 2017 events programme; 17th Annual General Meeting; PR opportunities; Get involved; Personal Perspective - Rick Mounfield; The top 99 introducers; Look who’s joined; Chartered Security Professional Newcastle Event; Outstanding Security Performance Awards; Learning and Development; Invitation to a Prevent Strategy seminar; Mike’s Cyber Space; CSyP Annual Dinner; CCTV Update; Young Member’s Group erport; HMRC Update; The fears of networking; Emerge Poverty Free.


Edition 5 2016: Christmas edition. Meeting the Security Minister; Greetings from our President; JSaRC launch; Christmas advice from the Met Police; SyI HQ update inc. new Bank Account; Young members group; Paris one-year on; Validation Board update; New members; Chartered Security Professionals; Mike's Cyber space on General Data Protection Regulations; Journal of Terrorism and Cyber Insurance; SME Security Advisory Panel invitation; Corporate Partnership update; Retaining Security Co-operation with the EU; University of Leicester 30 years celebration; Learning & Development feature; Wilf Knight Award winner 2016; ASC Imbert Prize winner 2016; The OPSAs; Charity update; Newcastel CPD event 2017.

Edition 4 2016: Post Conference edition. Launch of Young Members Group; Mike's Cyber Space; New members; 5-page Conference Report; Women in Security Award winners & event photos; Forthcoming events

Edition 3 2016: Annual Conference special - last chance to book, women in security awards 2016 dinner, stellar speaker line up, sponsors & exhibitors line up

Edition 2 2016:  Annual Conference speaker line up, post referendum article from the Chairman, new members, intoducing new Board Director Peter Houlis CSyP MSyI, Reward and recognition, SyI award winners, launch of young members' group

Edition 1 2016: AGM special - key 2016 achievements, new SyI President, new SyI patron, new Corporate Membership scheme to be launched at IFSEC, Board structure, feature on educational partners, spotlight on the validation board, Mike's cyber space, our charity partner


Edition 6 2015:Security Institute wins Security Excellence Award, Wilf Knight Award, Look who's joined, our 2000th Member, Mike's Cyber Space, New Report Shows the Value of Professional Bodies, Remembrance Event photos, Curry Night photos, Security Institute partner with Emerge Poverty Free

Edition 5 2015: Remembrance Event, Look who's joined, New Level 7 Advance Diploma, Women in Security Awards, Standards Special Interest Group, Mike's Cyber Space, Annual Conference Report, Security Institute Education Strategy, New members to the Board, Membership fees by Direct Debit, Endorsement relationship with iSMTA

Edition 4 2015: Launch of Level 7 Advanced Diploma; Members Comms update; WiS Award nominations open; Presentation of CSyP Cert to Stuart Seymour, Master of the WCoSP; Welcome to new members; Launch of Reward and Recognition initiative; SyI Affiliate membership changes; Members making news; Emma's new arrival; Younger Generation article; New member benefit; Membership regionality growth; Mike's cyber space; Summer boat trip photo spread; IFSEC report; SyCom meeting no. 3; 7/7 Conference Report; Annual Conferences & Charity Update.

Edition 3 2015: Andrew Nicholls appointed as Deputy Chairman, and Dr. Alison Wakefield becomes Vice-Chairman; WCoSP Sheriff's Award for Bravery; Nuclear Security SIG; CIBSE authors needed; Welcome to new members; Awards to Andrew Nicholls and Di Thomas; New Board structure; New member benefit; Charity Update; Mike's Cyber Space; CSyP House of Commons Dinner; Come and Meet us; Members Events.

Edition 2 2015: Garry Evanson announced as new Chairman of the Security Institute; New webinar feedback; Security Commonwealth update; MA Survey request; University of Portsmouth Survey Request; Please pay promptly and update your records; List of new members Jan - Feb; Mentoring relaunch; CSyP update; Retail security get together; Mike's cyber space; Obituaries; New SIA CEO announcedl Job Vacancy; Diary Dates - SASIG, German/British Civil Security Industry Conference, Transport Security Call for Papers; Come and Meet us at Counter Terror Expo and Security Twenty15; Member Events - 3rd July Same River, Different Boat; 7th July - 7/7 10 years On Conference.

Edition 1 2015: Launch of our Manifesto for Professional Security; List of new members Oct - Dec; Mike's cyber space; Chairman's Charity for 2015 announced; Survey requests; Comment in BS 16000; CSyP Dinner at the House of Commons; Forthcoming events and exhibitions; Update on constituent membership programme and signing of agreement with IPSA.

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