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ASCP unveils leading line-up for annual Scottish Safety & Compliance Conference

This September marks the return of ASCP’s Scottish conference and exhibition, bringing to Perthshire the UK’s only event dedicated to supporting safety and compliance professionals within the social housing and facilities management sector. Formerly the AGSM Scotland Conference, the ASCP Safety & Compliance Conference Scotland will welcome industry-leading voices, at an all-day event hosted at one of […]

Building a safer future

The Government is seeking views on their proposals for a radically new building and fire safety system which puts residents’ safety at its heart. We would like to include your comment in this consultation and invite you to consider how this may affect Asset/Compliance Managers. The consultation builds on the recommendations from Dame Judith Hackitt’s […]

Government launches Fire Door FAQ for Housing Associations

The Government have produced a new FAQ on fire doors that is a useful resource for housing associations. The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) have made a number of important announcements on their ongoing fire door testing programme. In answer to frequent questions from housing associations and local authorities, MHCLG have put […]

Virgin Holidays receives first ever CORGI Quality Accreditation for Tour Operators

Virgin Holidays is the very first holiday company to achieve the CORGI Quality Accreditation for Tour Operators, leading the way as they champion safety standards throughout the travel industry.  The two businesses worked together to pioneer the new standard, which is specific to the holiday sector and aims to provide customers with extra assurance when […]

Sentinel prove their commitment to gas safety with AGSM Associate Membership

Sentinel, an international manufacturer of high-performance water treatment solutions for heating and hot water systems, has announced that is has achieved Gas Safe registered status at a business level and also become an Associate Member of the Association of Gas Safety Managers (AGSM). The announcement demonstrates the company’s ongoing commitment to improve standards of gas […]

Tickets now on sale for the 2019 Conference!

Whether you have attended our conference before, or are new to the event, you won’t want to miss the 2019 ASCP Safety & Compliance Conference & Exhibition, incorporating the AGSM National Conference and AESM LIVE! Join us for 2 days of learning and inspiration at our biggest and most impressive event to date! Tailor-made for […]

First female to graduate the new CORGI VRQ Compliance Diploma!

A huge congratulations to Amanda Curtis for being the first woman to complete the Level 4 diploma in Asset & Building Management Compliance course!  Amanda Curtis, Compliance Manager at Notting Hill Genesis has recently been awarded her certificate by our Senior Technical Manager Trevor Batt at her office in London. On receiving her qualification, Amanda said: […]

And the winner is….

With the 2019 ASCP Safety & Compliance Awards now open for entries, it seemed the perfect time to share a story from one of last year’s winners to see what winning an award has meant to them. Women in Gas Award winner 2018 Charlene Williams, talks about what receiving an award has meant to her… […]

A New Deal For Social Housing – Have your say…

The Government have recently launched a green paper aimed at reviewing and eventually reforming the social housing sector. It covers 5 aspects of  social housing: Ensuring homes are safe and decent – addressing safety, repairs, maintenance, and poor living conditions The need for swift and effective resolution of disputes – addressing the time taken to […]

Energy Company Obligation: ECO3, 2018 to 2022 impact analysis published

The Government’s response to the Energy Company Obligation (ECO3) consultation sets out the policy of the scheme that will run from Autumn 2018 until March 2022. The scheme delivers energy efficiency and heating measures to homes in Great Britain. The scheme’s other main policies include: focusing the entire scheme to support low income, vulnerable and […]