Font Size: A A A

Home > Security Products > Guarding > NSI at IFSEC 2019


NSI at IFSEC 2019

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI), a partner of IFSEC International, has a full three days at the show at ExCeL from June 18 to 20.

NSI on stand IF2940 is inviting installers and integrators to find out more about the value of third party certification to their business and clients. NSI staffers will be involved in a range of activities at the London Docklands show, by sharing the latest industry Standards and developments with buyers and providers of security and fire safety systems and services.

NSI ‘Show Me How’ Sessions – Tuesday 18th and Wednesday 19th June

NSI technical experts, will be participating in this year’s ‘Show Me How’ programme hosting a series of specialist sessions on the stand:
10:45 – 11:15: Latest Updates to the SIA ACS Self-Assessment Workbook (Tuesday, June 18 only)
Margaret Durr, Head of Field Operations (Services)
11:30 – 12:00: Ask the Expert: PD 6662:2017 Ready Reckoner & NCP 104 (Issue 3) for CCTV
Robert Conlon, Head of Standards and Matthew Holliday, Technical Manager
12:15 – 12:45: NSI/BAFE SP206 Kitchen Fire Protection Systems Scheme: An Overview
John Davidson, Head of Field Operations (Systems)
14:30 – 14:50: Ask the Expert: Cyber Security Awareness on Installed Security Systems.
Matthew Holliday, Technical Manager
15:00 – 15:30: Independent Certification Raising Fire Safety Standards In The UK
John Davidson, Head of Field Operations (Systems)

NSI will also have a presence in FIREX International 2019, the fire safety show next door to IFSEC. NSI’s Head of Operations (Systems), John Davidson, will be presenting in the FPA Infozone:

• Wednesday 19 June
10.30 – 11.00: The most common and serious issues fire risk assessors are coming across right now.
With real life examples, John will describe some of the shocking situations fire risk assessors witness and will also explain to the audience the importance of contracting competent fire risk assessors with the requisite third party certification.

Engineers of Tomorrow Competition (pictured)

As a founding Stakeholder of Engineers of Tomorrow, NSI’s Chief Executive Richard Jenkins will be presenting the heat winners’ prizes in the Keynote Arena at 3:20pm on the last day, Thursday, June 20.

NSI’s auditors continue to play an integral role in adjudicating the national competition for apprentice installers which takes place throughout the three days at IFSEC. Now in its 21th year, the Engineers of Tomorrow competition shines a spotlight on the future talent coming into the industry who are helping to fill the skills gap and take the security and fire sector forward. This fun, live installation team challenge runs throughout the 3 days of the exhibition, encourages the development of young engineers and gives apprentices the chance to win a cash prizes of up to £1000, with the top three winning pairs invited to the prestigious Security Excellence Awards in November.


On day one, the Tuesday at 4pm, NSI will be hosting a drinks reception on the stand for its approved companies and industry stakeholders. In keeping with the NSI Summit theme of ‘Strengthening Partnerships’, Richard Jenkins, the NSI and guests will be raising a glass to celebrate the success of private security and fire safety providers in delivering safer environments by working to standards set jointly by industry and stakeholders to protect people, property and improve public safety.


Cash, the NSI owl, will again be making a guest appearance on the NSI stand on June 18 and 19. This year visitors to the stand wishing to discuss their certification questions and requirements who share a photo of themselves together with Cash the owl on social media using the hashtag #WhatAHoot will receive a complimentary gift.

Richard Jenkins says: “We are delighted to be an IFSEC partner once again. As the largest security and fire safety gathering of the year, IFSEC is unrivalled when it comes to showcasing the latest technologies and bringing together the leading players in the industry.
“We look forward to meeting colleagues from approved companies and to welcoming those considering gaining relevant approvals to take their business to the next level. NSI’s technical experts will be on hand throughout the three share their wealth of knowledge and expertise providing the perfect opportunity for those interested in finding out more about the value of third party certification to come along and meet one-to-one.”


Related News