The 2019 Security & Fire Excellence Awards were held at the prestigious London Hilton Park Lane on Wednesday 20th November. The 20th edition of these industry awards was celebrated in style with a significant number of NSI approved companies from around the UK amongst the winners and finalists, each recognised for their outstanding achievements.
More than 1000 representatives from the security and fire sectors attended the esteemed black tie evening, which included the Charity Casino raising funds for organisations such as Kids on The Green and the Victims of the Grenfell Tower Fire.
NSI would like to congratulate all those who won awards, including 26 NSI approved company finalists who were recognised. Taking home the top prizes in 5 categories, we applaud the following NSI approved companies and their teams:
Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative of the Year
Customer Care Initiative of the Year
Security Guarding Company of the Year Under £25M Turnover
Security Installer of the Year (Small, Medium & Large)
Total Security Protection
Security Manager of the Year
Helen Hyman, Mitie Security
NSI is proud to be a founding stakeholder of the Engineers of Tomorrow competition. The overall winners from this 3-day competition, which took place at IFSEC International in June, were also presented with their prizes at the Awards evening.
NSI congratulates the following apprentices, a number of whom are from NSI approved companies, on their outstanding achievements and wishes them every success in their future careers.
First Place: Adam Smylie and Scott McNab of Beacon Fire & Security NI Ltd (NSI approved company)
Second Place: Frazer Armstrong of Specialist Fire & Security and Glen Brown of Scan Alarms (NSI approved company)
Third Place: Matthew Eminson and James Beavon from Chubb (NSI approved company)
First Place: Callum Tootle and Chris Lomax of EFT Group (NSI approved company)
Second Place: Michael Battersby of Evolution (NSI approved company) and Stephen Gray of Forest Security Alarms
Engineers of Tomorrow Competition and WorldSkills UK 2020
For those interested in taking part in next year’s Engineers of Tomorrow competition, (the winners will go on to compete at WorldSkills UK) register your interest now!