A.D.S Security

Key People

James Garland - Director: With over 10 years experience in high conflict international security industry, James has secured some of the major high-profile celebrity events both in the UK and beyond.

Dave Lewis -
Served with Cardif police force: from 1984 - 1996.

Attached to the Special Operations: 
Served with the international military police from 1996 - 2005 

Officer and Trainer in Close Protection,

Physical Intervention, Security, CCTV, CVIT and Door Supervision. Dave is also a First Aid / Fire Manager Trainer and a Close Protection Operative.

Trainer/Special Operations EX Army Trained Bodyguard (Basic/Intermediate/Advanced driving) with Exemplary Discharge. Qualified Adult Learning Teacher Trainer (7307), NOCN Roving Trainer Status (SY10442), Skills for Security Approved Teacher Trainer (RM3172). Qualified to train: Static and Patrol Guarding, Qualified to train Retail Guarding (6248493), Door Supervision (6248493) and Conflict Management trainer (1886) (6248493), Qualified to train Cash and Valuables in Transit. Qualified to train Close Protection Operatives (EDEXCEL), Qualified to train Handcuff and Restraint, Qualified HSE first aid at work trainer (NUCO), Qualified Fire Manager Trainer, Qualified Fire Marshal Trainer, Qualified Examination Management Trainer, Physical Intervention Trainer. 

Sara Cole
1987 - 1999 Royal Military Police,Sandhurst,Berkshire.
2000 - 2005 Reading Borough Council & Thames Valley Police

City Guilds 7302 Level three, Training and Delivering Learning Program Teacher.
City Guilds 7302 Level three, Teacher/Trainer QCA/SQA (Security)
City Guilds 7302 Invigilator/Auditor.

Maybo / BIIAB Level Two / Three Teacher Trainer in Communication and Conflict Management. (security)
BIIAB Invigilator / Auditor
BIIAB Licensee’s National Drug Certificate
Train the Trainer Door Opening and Closing Virgin Atlantic

Communication & Conflict Management this includes the following:

Avoiding, Defusing, Resolving and Learning from Conflict

MAYBO/SITO/NOCN and SIA Approved Trainer, qualified in:

Behavioural Standards
Equal Opportunities Diversity, Equality and Race Relations.
Civil and Criminal Law
Arrest and searching
Health & Safety at work practices and procedures
Drugs Awareness
Recording Incidents and Crime Preservation
Emergency Procedures
First Aid
Risk Assessment

Other Achievements:
R.L.S.S (Royal Lifeguard Swimming Society)
N.P.L.Q (National Pool Lifeguard Qualification) 
B.I.I.A.B Fellow Membership 
St John’s Ambulance Emergency Aid in the workplace for appointed persons 
Virgin Atlantic C.C.P Trainer ( critical control points )  

Tony Halmshaw - Contracts Manager:  has worked as a security operative in security industry for over 10 years. In this time has acquired a great deal of experience and is now carrying his experience to tailor making customer security requirements his speciality.

These experienced individuals alongside a professional Operations Team and, of course a fully trained body of Security Officers, ensure that the service we provide to our clients is second to none.