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  • GCHQ Certified Training Rebranded

    In November 2014 CESG, the information security arm of GCHQ, launched a certified training (CCT) scheme to set a benchmark for certifying cyber and information security training. As of 1 January 2016, this scheme was rebranded as GCHQ Certified Training (GCT). The aim of the scheme remains the same, i.e. to help organisations navigate the […]

  • £500 grants available for URM’s CISMP and PCIRM Training Courses

    URM is delighted to announce that two of its established and popular information security and risk management training courses are eligible under the Tech Partnership Training Fund. The objective of the Training Fund is to provide employers with funding to invest in IT training which will support business growth and competitiveness. By providing grants, the […]

  • Court Enforcement Services ISO 27001 and Abriska Case Study

    URM is pleased to announce the release of a brand new ISO 27001 and Abriska case study with Court Enforcement Services. In June 2014 Court Enforcement Services was formed by a group of experienced civil enforcement and debt collection professionals. Within 6 months, the organisation had achieved certification to ISO 27001, the International Standard for […]

  • CISMP Course Accredited as part of CESG Certified Training (CCT) Scheme

    URM is delighted to announce that its 5 day BCS Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP) Training Course has been one of the first courses in the UK  to be accredited as part of CESG’s Certified Training (CCT) Scheme.  The CCT scheme forms part of the wider UK Cyber Security Strategy to raise the […]

  • UK Mail achieves ISO 27001 certification for all its UK locations

    With the assistance of URM, UK Mail has achieved certification to ISO 27001:2013, the International Standard for Information Security Management.  One of the largest national express delivery companies, UK Mail achieved ISO 27001 certification with a scope which encompassed all 52 of its depots and all its staff. As Guy Buswell, CEO at UK Mail, commented […]

  • Havas People ISO 27001 & ISO 9001 Dual Certification Case Study

    URM is pleased to announce the release of a brand new ISO 27001 and ISO 9001 dual certification case study with Havas People. In order to demonstrate its information security credentials and reassure clients and prospects, Havas People decided in 2013 to seek certification to ISO 27001, the International Standard for Information Security, against the […]

  • URM Releases New Data Protection Foundation Course

    With an ever-increasing focus on the protection of personal data, changes in legislation and regulations and with punitive actions for breaches, organisations of all sizes and from all sectors need to have internal resource who understand data protection and what needs to be done to comply with the relevant legislation. In line with the BCS […]

  • URM Does the Double

    URM is pleased to announce that it has been recommended for recertification against ISO 27001, the International Standard for Information Security Management. URM also used its 3-year recertification visit to transition over to ISO 27001:2013. The day following the ISO 27001 recertification, URM completed a successful ISO 22301 (Business Continuity Management Standard) continual assessment visit […]