Professional Training by I.S.T.Q Market Leaders and our Sister Training Company

Our Training Programmes

ISTQ (International Security Training & Qualifications) are a leading training provider for security industry qualifications as well as experts in specialist and bespoke training packages.

I.S.T.Q host a variety of courses across the UK and overseas providing training to private industry professionals, companies, government agencies and to the military.


ISTQ is headed up by Neil Reader - Chief Executive Officer and Lee S as Managing Director.

International Awards

  • Certificate in Education and Development
  • International Close Protection Certificate
  • International Security Officer Certificate
  • International CCTV Operator Certificate

SIA Licensed Linked Qualifications

  • Close Protection Officer
  • CCTV Operator
  • Security Guarding
  • UpSkilling
  • Physical Intervention

Specialist Courses

  • Control & Restraint
  • Mechanical Restraints
  • Prevention and Management of Agression
  • Surveillance
  • Professional Investigation
  • Event Stewarding
  • HEAT - Hostile Environment Awareness Training

For Course Enquiries




Call: +44(0)1603 927020

Corporate Training Solutions

  • Train the Trainer
  • First Aid at Work & Emergency First Aid
  • Fire Marshal
  • Health & Safety
  • Risk Assessments
  • Conflict Management
  • Customer Service
  • Personal License Holder (APLH)
  • Leadership Training
  • Counter Drone

Government Training

  • Public Order
  • Prison and Custodial Services
  • Border Control Security
  • Sniper & SWAT (specialist weapons and tactics) training
  • Executive Protection
  • Uniformed Services
  • CBRN
  • Defence Against Drones

Bespoke Training Solutions

If your training needs do not fit our standard programmes we can carry out a TNA (training needs analysis) and devise a programme specific to your requirements. Simply contact us with your request. or call +44(0)1603 927050

For details on courses and to book your place please visit the ISTQ Website or email us by clicking here



Contact Us

UK Head Office

Unit 11

Europa Business Park



Tel: +44(0)7572 466938 24hr

Tel: +44(0)7572 924446 24hr

Tel  +44(0)1603 927050 (office hrs)



South Africa Office

48 Paarden Eiland Road

Paarden Eiland

Cape Town

South Africa 7420

Tel: +27 84927 2244 24hr

Tel: +27 63114 2586 (office hrs)


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