Security Vetting Procedures

Course objectives:

To give you a clear understanding of the requirement for security vetting

To take you through the process of vetting and interaction with the Defence Business Services - National Security Vetting

To understand the need for continual monitoring

To help you understand the documentation

To show you the methods used

Course duration: Full Course

This course is being run ‘live’ across Microsoft Teams. There will be a mixture of Powerpoint presentations and interactive Q&A sessions with the tutors.

Day One 10:00-15:00

Day Two 09:00-15:00

Course duration: Practitioner Module

This course is only available as an additional option when booking the Role of the Security Controller Course.

In order to make the course as flexible as possible students will be given access to the video content a few days ahead of the live tutorial and Q&A session. Video access will expire after the tutorial.

Video Content will be available from 09:00 on June 18th 2021

The Tutorial Session will be held on June 21st 2021 from 14:00-17:00

Course content:

• Aim & Need

• Role & Responsibilities

• The Official Secrets Act

• Purpose of Vetting

• Understanding the Vetting Forms

• Dealing with Personnel

• Aftercare

• Clearance transfers between companies

• Non UK Nationals

Who should attend?

Any person involved in the following:

• Processing Security Questionnaires

• Processing Basic Checks

• Interacting with the Defence Business Services