Academy News

National delivery of Level 4 crime prevention accredited qualification

The Academy welcomed delegates representing the police, local authority and the private sector onto the national delivery in May 2022 of the Level 4 Certificate in Crime Prevention for Practitioners.  

Safer Trafford Partnership accesses accredited crime prevention training through the Academy

The Safer Trafford Partnership chose the Academy as their provider for Level 4 crime prevention accredited qualification to support the team in considering the most appropriate crime prevention measures for residential properties usually following a burglary or domestic abuse where the victim is vulnerable.

Academy facilitates national delivery of strategic problem solving

The Academy was delighted to be able to support delegates from across the UK in accessing the Level 3 strategic problem solving accredited qualification which is a national vocational qualification accredited by the awarding body ProQual.  

Councils complete crime prevention accredited qualification

The Academy worked with officers from across five council areas to facilitate access the Level 3 crime prevention accredited qualification through virtual delivery in March 2022.

Academy supports delivery of Safer Streets Fund project

Reading Borough Council and the Academy have worked together to organise the delivery of six sessions for community representatives, Council staff and local police in February and March 2022 as part of the Safer Streets Fund projects being progressed by the Council in specific areas.

An Garda Siochana (AGS) delegate achieves designing out crime qualification

A delegate from the AGS has become the first of his colleagues to achieve the Level 5 designing out crime accredited qualification with the Academy.

Academy delivers Level 4 crime prevention accredited qualification for the RAF

The Academy was delighted to be supporting the RAF again through the delivery in February 2022 of the Level 4 Certificate in Crime Prevention for Practitioners to their Security Consultancy Flight.

Academy supports ProQual pilot process

The awarding body ProQual announced on 4th February 2022 that all of its Approved Centre would have the facility to issue e-certificates with effect from 14th February 2022, and the Academy was delighted to have previously been asked by ProQual as one of only two of its Approved Centres to pilot e-certificates and to provide feedback.  

Academy works with the London Borough of Tower Hamlets

The Academy is delighted about the opportunity to work with the London Borough of Tower Hamlets in January and February 2022 following an initial enquiry by the Council’s Project Lead for Community Safety Transformation.

Academy & CCW preventing & reducing farming & rural crime

The Academy welcomed the opportunity to work with Cambridgeshire Countryside Watch (CCW) in January 2022 to support the focus of the group of preventing and reducing opportunities for farming and rural crime across that county.