Specifically designed for the private security industry.
The ACM–CCAS Passport Scheme is unique and specifically designed for security firms who want to hold multiple standards. Not only does the ACM–CCAS Passport Scheme save you time and money it is far less obtrusive than having multiple assessments across the year.
Which standards does the ACM-CCAS Passport Scheme combine?
- ISO 9001, 14001, and/or 45001 UKAS Accredited certifications,
- British Standards Product Conformity Certification to BS7858 and the relevant security code of practice e.g. BS7499 (UKAS Accredited)
- The SIA Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) Standard April 2019, version 2 (this award is issued and authorised by the SIA and is subject to the applicant security firm meeting the SIA’s fit and proper due diligence checks.
What are the benefits of the ACM-CCAS Passport Scheme?
Be more efficient – As assessments are combined, you’re only paying and preparing for one audit per year. The standards also have some cross-over meaning you can easily integrate them with other management systems.
Improve your processes –All the standards require you to follow best practices thus saving you time and money and improving inefficiencies.
Highlight your commitment your stakeholders – Voluntary certification to the standards proves your commitment to your stakeholders and your continual drive for improvement.
Win new business – The standards are all nationally recognised, and will set you apart from your competitors.
Are you eligible to seek ACS Approval via the ACM-CASS Passport Scheme?
Most businesses that provide licensable individuals under a contract to supply security industry services in the United Kingdom will be eligible to gain ACS approval via the ACM-CCAS Passport Scheme.
Please note, achieving the ACM-CCAS Passport Scheme, does not automatically guarantee certification to the Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) as ultimately the final decision is determined by the SIA.
Learn more about the ACM-CCAS Passport process.
What comes next?
If you have already received your approval letter from the SIA, all you need to do now is fill in our online application form.
One of our friendly team will be in touch with a quote and to support you through the next stages of the process.