How To Move From The Military Into Cyber Security

In this webinar we will be joined by Tom Huckle, Head of Cyber Training and Development at Crucial Academy, and a former Royal Marines Officer. Tom will discuss his move from the Military into Cyber Security, the courses, qualifications and self-study resources he found useful and share his top resettlement and networking tips. Learn what […]

24th June 2019

The Fundamentals of a Career in Security

What does a career in security actually entail? In this webinar we separate the myths from the reality with former Royal Marine George Bennet. George has worked across a variety of sectors for global risk and strategic consulting firm Control Risks – from counter-kidnapping training to reviewing the security of an agricultural business in Ethiopia. […]

14th October 2014

Few places remain at Tesco armed forces recruitment event

Think Tesco is all about stacking shelves? Think again. Tesco has launched a drive to recruit former military personnel into high level careers across the company, offering jobs in everything from communications to logistics, security to project management. Special Insight Event on careers in Tesco 1st February 2017, Tesco HQ, Welwyn Garden City Note: Nearly […]

9th January 2017

A Day in the Life of… A Security Manager

Martin Falsey is the Security Manager for The Kelda Group, who provides water and sewerage services to domestic and business customers across the UK. He also performs the same function for their main subsidiary, Yorkshire Water, the 9th largest Water Company in the world, which provides the same to some 4.7 million people and 130,000 […]

2nd September 2016

Separating the Myths of Security from the Reality

Security is not, George Bennet assures us, ‘all guards, armed response and people who put up fences.’   There can be various misconceptions surrounding the security industry, as Control Risks’ George Bennet is more than aware of, when he senses people ‘switch off’ in conversation at the word ‘security’. But George’s career as a consultant […]

27th May 2014

86% of you Vote Tolerance and Patience as Key Character Traits Needed For Security Profession

In a world where we’re still feeling the effects of globalisation and more companies are employing ‘offshore’ business practices, corporate security has become an increasingly complex issue with more far-reaching consequences than five years ago. Whether your company is Caterpillar Tractors or Sainsbury’s, ensuring your security is optimised to its full capacity is imperative, as […]

22nd May 2014