Upcoming events

AGM 2015
11-12-2015 3:00 pm


I would like to welcome you to the website of the Institute of Hotel Security Management.

Using this site, hotel management and hotel security professionals will be able to see and share images and details relating to persons who have or are suspected of committing criminal acts against hotels and similar organisations.

A hotel by its very nature is open to the public; nevertheless it can attract criminal activity.
On hotelsecuritymanagement.org members can share their experiences and expertise with others. You will also be able to find a range of services to assist you and obtain helpful hints on how to make your business more secure.

More about The Institute...

was founded in 1987 as a result of the amalgamation of the Association of Hotel Security Managers and The Guild of Hotel Security Managers, both of whom had been operating since about 1975.


Professional The objectives of the Institute are to provide a professional organisation of those responsible in providing Security, Risk Management, Fire, Health and Safety within the hotel industry.
We aim to promote mutual support and co-operation between members for the benefit of the hotel and catering Industry.
To promote the Institute within the hotel and catering Industry.

To maintain close liason with law enforcement agencies, and other similar bodies, in the interest of crime prevention and counter terrorism.

Annual Security Officer of the Year Award

The Institute of Hotel Security Management is running its Second
Annual Security Officer of the Year Award. The closing date for
nominations is the 1st October 2015. The award will be bestowed
upon the Security Officer that has demonstrated the passion,
innovation and consistent high standards to improve their
department and Hotel as a whole.

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