Why join ASIAL?

Think of ASIAL as an extension of your business. 
We are here to help your business succeed. As an ASIAL member, advice, and support are always within easy reach.


We have a range of benefits for members operating in all sectors of the security industry:

Technical Security

  • Alarm Monitoring Agreement template available for purchase and your own use
  • Training - the Security Technician Certification program is available, covering cabling practices, alarms, CCTV, access control, IP networking and cybersecurity.
  • Cabling registration for your technicians
  • Receive technical, compliance and licensing advice over the phone
  • Keep up to date with the fortnightly email newsletter and quarterly industry magazine Security Insider
  • National Police Alarm Activation Response Guideline - a national guideline to provide a consistent policy for the way in which Australia policing jurisdictions respond to alarm activations.
  • Discounted floor space at Security Expo - a discount of $20 per square metre of exhibition space booked through Diversified Communications Australia.
  • Grading and certification - ASIAL operates a well-respected grading scheme for alarm monitoring centres, as well as a supplementary certification for graded centres that are supported at a separate location, redundant to the main centre. We also offer a certification program for the Class 5 capability of control equipment with respect to AS/NZS 2201.1:2007.
  • SWM system for WHS obligations - an online WHS system tailored to the Australian security industry.
  • Workplace relations advice and representation, including hiring and dismissal of employees, rates of pay, Enterprise Bargaining Agreements, Award Rate Schedules.
  • Electronics Special Interest Group - members can become involved and have their voice heard by becoming a part of this special interest group

Protective and Physical Security

  • Cash in transit code of practice - This practical guide aims to assist members in meeting their WHS responsibilities and importantly mitigate risks associated with the transportation and delivery of cash and/or other valuables by use of armoured, semi-armoured or non-armoured vehicle(s).
  • Mobile Security Patrols Code of Practice - provides ASIAL members with a practical guide for the mobile security patrols, to meet their client responsibilities, provide a safe environment for the delivery of the service and importantly provide systems and communication pathways to verify the delivery of the contracted service.
  • Compliance, regulatory and licensing advice over the phone
  • Access to help with documentation, templates including SOPs, hiring and dismissing staff and more
  • SWM system for WHS obligations - an online WHS system tailored to the Australian security industry.
  • CPD management for licence holders in Victoria - Members with a licence condition must nominate a representative to undertake activities to accrue 12 points over the course of each financial year.
  • Workplace relations advice and representation, including hiring and dismissal of employees, rates of pay, Enterprise Bargaining Agreements, Award Rate Schedules
  • Manpower and CIT Special Interest Groups - members can become involved and have their voice heard by becoming a part of these special interest groups
  • Online learning and compliance training for staff - access to over 100 short online courses on a range of subjects, including WHS, EEO, Management and more.

Not an ASIAL member? Find out how to join ASIAL

 

You don't have a security business but work in the security industry?  

You can still join ASIAL as an Individual member or join our Individual Professional Recognition Program and be recognised for your experience in the industry.

Alternatively, if you work for a company which is involved in the security industry but doesn't provide security goods or services, such as a bank, local council, retailer, etc., then you can apply for Associate membership.

Benefits of being an Associate member

Invitations to ASIAL events, webinars, and information sessions (for any contact listed as part of your membership) including ASIAL Industry briefings, Annual Security Expo, and the Australian Security Awards.
Security Insider Magazine, a quarterly magazine for all security professionals, either in hard copy or online.
First Alert, ASIAL's regular email Newsletter featuring the latest news and events, including links to regulatory updates, Member Bulletins, Member-only news, and resources.
Access to Security Insider Podcast series, featuring a wide range of topics.
Discounted products and services like Insurance products through Aon, Superannuation support and advice through AustralianSuper, and a tailored Work Health and Safety system (subscription open to members only).

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