The Professions – Law, Enforcement & Protection
Becoming a Solicitor, Barrister, or Legal Executive is seen as a very lucrative and interesting career path for many. The Law Society is an example of where you can get support….
There is a very diverse list of professional bodies in the Law, Enforcement and Protection sector as seen below. Many offer a huge variety of qualifications from NVQs to a Law degree for those interested in this area.
The hallmark of quality and professional security The British Security Industry Association is the trade association for the professional security industry in the UK. Our members are responsible for more than 70% of UK security products and services (by turnover) including the manufacture, distribution and installation…
About us We police Britain’s railways, providing a service to rail operators, their staff and passengers across the country. We also police the London Underground, Docklands Light Railway, the Midland Metro tram system, Croydon Tramlink, Sunderland Metro, Glasgow Subway and Emirates AirLine.
The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) is a registered charity and the professional voice for environmental health. It sets standards, accredits courses and qualifications for the education of members and other EHPs of members and other environmental health practitioners.
Who We Are The Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx) is the professional association and governing body for Chartered Legal Executive lawyers, other legal practitioners and paralegals. Our role is to enhance the role and standing of Chartered Legal Executives and all our members within the legal profession.
BOHS entered 2013 as a Society incorporated by Royal Charter, a resounding affirmation to the expertise, qualifications and competence of BOHS and its members, and the significant public benefit they provide.
The Institute of Counter Fraud Specialists was established to provide direction and assistance to members and advance the profession of Counter Fraud Specialist (CFS).
The Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors is a professional organisation in the UK for ergonomists and human factors practitioners. It is dedicated to providing information and services to the public, and support to its members.
IOSH is the Chartered body for health and safety professionals As the world’s biggest professional health and safety membership organisation, we’re the voice of the profession, campaigning on issues that affect millions of working people.
ICA is the leading global provider of professional certificated qualifications and training in anti money laundering (AML), compliance and fraud/financial crime prevention. For novice and experienced practitioners alike, the ICA certificate and diploma courses are a benchmark of excellence.
NALP is recognised as an awarding organisation by Ofqual (the regulator of qualifications in England & Wales) offering accredited recognised professional paralegal qualifications and legal training for a career in the field of law.
The Police Federation of England and Wales is one of the largest staff association’s in the UK, representing the interests of all police constables, sergeants and inspectors (including chief inspectors). The Police Federation was founded in 1919, ninety years after the Police Act 1829 brought the Metropolitan Police into being.
Formed in October 2008 with the merger of the Royal Society of Health and the Royal Institute of Public Health, we help inform policy and practice, working to educate, empower and support communities and individuals to live healthily.
The Security Institute is the largest membership organisation for security professionals in the UK. We have members from all over the world. Membership gives credibility, enhances career prospects, provides a network of excellent contacts, offers mentoring, continual professional development and….
The Society of Public Health Engineers (SoPHE) aims to provide a higher profile and focus for public health engineers within CIBSE. The Society has its own classes of membership independent of those of CIBSE and is able to provide designatory letters to those who are suitably qualified and experienced in ….
The Bar Council represents barristers in England and Wales. It promotes the Bar’s high quality specialist advocacy and advisory services, fair access to justice for all, the highest standards of ethics, equality and diversity across the profession, and the development of business opportunities for barristers at home
CIPA was founded in 1882 and was incorporated by Royal Charter in 1891. It represents virtually all the 2,000+ registered patent attorneys in the UK whether they practise in industry or in private practice.
The Law Society represents solicitors in England and Wales. From negotiating with and lobbying the profession’s regulators, government and others, to offering training and advice, we’re here to help, protect and promote solicitors across England and Wales.
We were established in 1949 and are financed by our members without any funding from government. Not only do we regulate and represent all practising solicitors in Scotland but we have an important duty towards the public interest.
Our organisation The Trading Standards Institute is a professional membership association formed in 1881. It represents trading standards professionals in the UK and overseas – in local authorities, the business and consumer sectors and in central government.