The ExcluSec Group

Accreditation & Corporate Membership

ExcluSec are committed to the ongoing development of both the company and our staff.  As part of this commitment we hold the following accreditation’s and professional memberships:

The ExcluSec Group Ltd hold SIA approved contractor status for the provision of Key Holding, Security Guarding, Door Supervision and CCTV Monitoring services. 

Choosing an ACS accredited supplier for the provision of your contract security services will help you to meet your security obligations to your staff, shareholders and other stakeholders. Approved contractors are demonstrably committed to customer service and the compulsory licensing of their staff. This means their customers can rest assured that every private security operative deployed on their premises will be working within the law.

The ExcluSec Group have been assessed and satisfies the requirements of the NSI Guarding Gold Scheme with respect of the following scope: “The Provision of Static Site Guarding Services, Door Supervision Services, Keyholding and Response Services and Event Stewarding, Crowd Safety and CCTV Monitoring”.


NSI Guarding Gold builds on product Certification to incorporate Quality Management System Certification. The combination of the Quality Management Systems and the relevant sector specific product or service represents the Gold standard of certification. This level holds the greatest perceived value across industry and by the police, fire and rescue services and insurers.

The United Kingdom Crowd Management Association (UKCMA) was formed in 2001 to represent the interests of key commercial organisations whose primary business is providing crowd management and event security services. The organisation meets three times a year and provides a forum for all members to address the emerging challenges facing the industry.


UKCMA represents the highest professional performers within the sector, discusses progressive views and engages similar minded associations. The UKCMA members offer a voice to the tens of thousands of security professionals engaged within the events industry.

The Living Wage commitment will see The ExcluSec Group offer a Living Wage option for each and every request for tender. This will mean that even more organisations can consider paying all of their contracted staff a wage that meets the cost of living.

Recognised Service Providers also commit to pay the real Living Wage to all staff working for their core business.

The Disability Confident scheme aims to help companies successfully employ and retain disabled people and those with health conditions. Being Disability Confident is a unique opportunity to lead the way in your community, and businesses might just discover someone your business can’t do without.

It was developed by employers and disabled people’s representatives to make it rigorous but easily accessible – particularly for smaller businesses.

The scheme is voluntary and access to the guidance, self-assessments and resources is completely free.

The Approved Contractor Scheme Pacesetters membership is made up of Contract Security Guarding Companies who are in the top 15% benchmarking and achievement levels set by the Security Industry Authority Approved Contractor Scheme.

BICSc is the largest independent, professional and educational body within the cleaning industry, with over 25,000 Individual and Corporate Members.

Their aim is to raise the standards of education and build awareness of the cleaning industry through professional standards and accredited training.

SafeContractor  was initially developed as a bespoke project for a Property Management client who wished to outsource the annual vetting of contractors on its approved list. Interest shown by other similar clients identified the potential for a standardised system that could be offered to the whole of the company’s client base.

Highfield Qualifications is the UK’s leading provider of compliance qualifications and is recognised by Ofqual, the Welsh Government, CCEA and SQA. ExcluSec are a Highfield Approved Centre (No.11924).

ICO / Data Protection Registered (Z3321391) – The Information Commissioner’s Office is the UK’s independent authority set up to uphold information rights in the public interest, promoting openness by public bodies and data privacy for individuals

Best Companies 1 Star 2022

The ExcluSec Group is hold a 1 Star accreditation with Best Companies which demonstrates that we take workplace engagement seriously. Awarded to organisations with a BCI score of at least 659.5, the 1 Star accreditation signifies ‘very good’ levels of workplace engagement.

The ExcluSec Group is ranked 68th in the ‘Top 75 Best Mid-Sized Company to Work For’ in the UK, new listing for 2022.

The ExcluSec Group is ranked 61st in the ‘Top 75 Best Companies to work for in the North West’ (90th in 2021).

The ExcluSec Group is ranked 11th in the ‘Top 25 Best Companies to work for in the Business Services sector’ (18th in 2021).