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S.I.R.S was created to meet the growing need for professional security investigation and risk solutions in New Zealand and around the world, we understand the increasing threats globally and domestically and provide high quality security services and world-class training, mentoring for industry professionals. With a combination of military, domestic and international security experience to counter this threat S.I.R.S provides adaptable and effective protection for what matters to you, your company or your event. We excel at providing the highest quality security services and training in close protection, maritime security, hostile environment, firearms training, door supervision, private investigations, surveillance and CCTV operations.
All S.I.R.S operators hold the required standards and qualifications, we operate in accordance with New Zealand and Global security practice. To ensure high standards all S.I.R.S staff complete a review of their qualifications which include a police check and background vetting every 6 months. The training and courses offered by S.I.R.S are accredited by Highfield an industry recognised internationally.
When searching for a training provider the main goal is to obtain a certification that is in place with the industry requirements to be able to find employment. While there are many training providers that are not following the industry requirements and running training with no qualification in place. After completing a training course with S.I.R.S all successful candidates do receive an internationally recognised certification from a UK awarding body
We are the only training provider in the south pacific who has these qualifications for training and are recognised by the security industry authority (SIA)
Last but not least we are passionate and love what we do, we pay attention to our customer’s requirements and give post course support.
Get in touch with us today and give us the opportunity to help you.
S.I.R.S is the New Zealand Branch of Savage Protection, a global private security operation.
Managing Director, Owner and founder of Security Investigations & Risks Solutions (SIRS), and Savage Protection
Lee is a highly motivated and dedicated professional Security Specialist, With a Diploma in Security and Risk management. Lee is highly experienced in Security management, threat analysis, risk management and implementing security operations globally.
Former Solider with over 17 years of military service predominately in the British Army culminating in 2 years of service in New Zealand Defence Force. Accustomed to working in high risk environments which include several deployments in Bosnia, Kosovo, Afghanistan, Iraq, Northern Ireland. Able to lead supervise and train teams Lee has led highly skilled teams during some of these deployments. His extensive experience in operational deployments is reflected in him earning the Accumulated Campaign Service Medal (UK) which is awarded to soldiers who have accumulated 1080 days or more in a combat theatre.
After leaving the Military Lee then completed 6 years as a Private security operator providing Close Protection and Maritime security services, nationally and internationally.
Lee is passionate about providing the highest levels of professional security services for his clients.
With values of Family, Teamwork, Integrity, Comradeship and maintaining the highest possible professional and personal standards have become the foundation that SIRS and Savage Protection are built on. Therefore, Lee insists that he monitors and mentors the development and qualifications of his team as well as having them complete police checks bi-annually.
With 25 years experience in the New Zealand Defence Force and a wealth of experience and qualifications in the senior sector, Nigel brings a wealth of knowledge to the Security, Investigations and Security Solutions Training Wing. During his career, Nigel has gained qualifications and experience in risk management, private security, close protection, counter-terrorism and maritime security. Nigel’s hardworking personality, expectations combined with his experience in both training and implementing a variety of security and leadership skills mean that our students are taught at the highest standards that the industry has to offer.
Auckland Region Operations Manager
A highly motivated and dedicated member of the SIRS team, Brad strives for excellence in his own work standards and of those around him. Brad is experienced at leading highly skilled teams and combines his experience from his time as an officer in the Royal New Zealand Infantry with his time spent as a teacher to effectively manage, mentor and train team members. Brad gained an understanding of the security industry and personnel management in his seven years in the army in a mixture of territorial and regular force appointments and gained notable experience of static security and key point protection during the New Zealand Defence Force response to the Canterbury earthquakes. The newest member to the team he has recently made a move to the private security sector after spending some time as a secondary school teacher and is excited to increase SIRS presence in the greater Auckland Region.
SIRS Ltd Africa Operation Manager and Head Instructor
Solise comes from the private and government security background and possesses a vast amount of knowledge of the global security industry. He’s a security manager, specialist and a field agent, he enojoyes being on the field around the Africa Continent and beyond. Solise has taught and operated throughout the Africa world and brings a huge wealth of knowledge and operational experience to SIRS. A highly motivated and dedicated member of the SIRS Ltd team, Solise is responsible for maintaining the ongoing high training standards and selection for both current and new SIRS Ltd operators in Africa, he has a vast experience of more than 10 years as fully trained, qualified and experienced Operator as an international security instructor and Security Manager.
SIRS LTD Close Protection and Commando Krav Maga Instructor Poland
Dariusz has a distinguished career as a Police Officer and Close Protection Officer, he founded his own successful security company “Last Bastion”, a company offering various security services, including Close Protection to a wide range of clients.
Being an athlete, operator and instructor, he was looking for new avenues to explore in the field of self-defence. Having experience with many defence systems such as Judoka (where he holds a Black belt), he knew that only a system that is simple, universal, and proven in extreme situations could be effectively used to survive in a life-threatening situation.
Through 7 years of perseverance, defeating the successive stages of training, teaching women, men and children around the world now he achieved the Commando Krav Maga Instructor level 8. Teaching people how to be safe and survive in the various dangerous situations that life can throw at us. He has dedicated his life to keeping people safe, and has chosen to continue down this road, until the mission is over.
During this service he provided Close Protection for various VIP’s including; Pope Jean Paul II, Pope Benedict XVI, Chancellor of Germany Gerhard Schroder, US President George Bush, Vice-President Richard Cheney assisting the US Secret Service.
S.I.R.S Iraq Logistics and Contract Manager.
Mohamad successfully completed his (HONS) Bachelor of Business Management with Finance Management from Manchester Metropolitan University to add to his extensive experience in Security Logistics. Mohamad has solid knowledge in the Logistics and Supply Chain field within the Oil and Gas Industry in Iraq. He has a proven history of Business coordination and Supplier relationships successfully negotiating multimillion-dollar contracts.
Savage Protection is an internationally recognised risk management company that delivers integrated solutions within land and sea environments. Savage Protection contractors, all have background in the British Military or New Zealand Defence Force with over 7 years experience conducting operations in hostile environments.
Core services include Asset Protection, Close Protection, Door Supervisors, Event Security, Maritime Security, Private Investigations, Residential Security, Surveillance, Static Guard and Witness Protection .
Savage Protection mission is to protect the needs of our client, by hiring highly trained personnel, we aim to make our client feel secure and safe under all circumstances whilst under the management of Savage Protection.
Black Knight Security is an African risk management company that delivers integrated solutions for land and sea operations. Black Knight Security operators are trained by Security Investigations & Risk Solutions Ltd (S.I.R.S Ltd)
Black Knight Security-Sarl, we understand that security is not just about protecting key personnel, it is about developing and maintaining an operational service that provides optimal protection for corporate’s most valued assets. We proud our self to be one of the leading risk management provider in Africa through our international partner S.I.R.S Ltd and our highly accredited operators.
Services: • Close Protection/ Executive protection • VIP protection • Escort Service • PSD • Security Drive • Travel risk management • Security consultation • Security Training Journey management • Transport in Hostile Environment • Oil & Gas – Humanitarian Aid • Surveillance and investigation • Specialist Training Programs
Trackforce the trusted security management system for SIRS to provide the most advanced security solutions to our clients
Trackforce is a leading provider of security management technology. For over seventeen years Trackforce has provided fully integrated security solutions to its partners and customers. We specialize in web-based and mobile application platforms to optimize operational management of physical security services. Thanks to our security expertise and the use of state-of-the-art information systems technology we proudly offer the most effective solutions available on the market today.
British Bodyguard Association is the trusted security recruiting management system for SIRS to provide students with the most advanced systems to gain employment within the security industry worldwide.
The British Bodyguard Association established itself a number of years ago, during a period of unprecedented growth in the security industry. The BBA was originally formed to allow operators to network and find employment wherever they were deployed. Since then, the association has grown and now provides support to our many members, guiding and assisting in their professional development and helping them to enjoy long and rewarding careers.
Phokus Research Group is the trusted supplier of Tactical Medical products for SIRS Executive Protection Teams and Close Protection Opertives.
Phokus is the world’s leading manufacturer of high durability medical kits.
For more than 10 years, Phokus has been serving America and its allies by manufacturing innovative, high quality products, developed by our Nation’s Heroes for our Hero Citizens.
The company principally operates through its three primary segments – Medical Kitting and Simulation, Education, and Tactical Products.