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July 6, 2022
International Audience attends PBSA Europe Annual 2022 Conference on ?The Future of Employment Screening'
Press release: International Audience attends Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA) Europe Annual 2022 Conference on ?The Future of Employment Screening'
May 31, 2022
31.05.22 CRTB Industry Engagement Meeting Minutes
31.05.22 CRTB Industry Engagement Meeting Minutes
May 17, 2022
PBSA Europe Council Holds In-person Annual 2022 Conference on The Future of Employment Screening
Press release announcing the Annual 2022 Europe Conference on 23 June 2022
May 11, 2022
PBSA Europe Council Quarterly Newsletter May 2022
PBSA Europe Council Quarterly Newsletter May 2022
April 8, 2022
Europe Council Webinar: Remote Workforces & Security Protocols (March 2022)
Hybrid working, flexible working, home working ? Chris Withers provides a compelling insight into the risks associated with our new ways of working and handling personal data. How should we be mitigating these risks to give candidates and clients assurance? A must attend webinar for any business with a remote workforce.
March 29, 2022
29.03.22 CRTB Industry Engagement Meeting Minutes
29.03.22 CRTB Industry Engagement Meeting Minutes
March 2, 2022
PBSA Europe CRTB & DBS Digital Identity Workshop Summary
PBSA Europe CRTB and Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Digital Identity Workshop Summary
February 8, 2022
08.02.22 CRTB Industry Engagement Meeting Minutes
08.02.22 CRTB Industry Engagement Meeting Minutes
December 14, 2021
14.12.21 CRTB Industry Engagement Meeting Minutes
14.12.21 CRTB Industry Engagement Meeting Minutes
December 2, 2021
Europe Council Newsletter December 2021
The December 2021 edition of the PBSA Europe Council newsletter
November 22, 2021
Member Advisory: PBSA responds to CNIL/France, Draft Recruitment Guide
Draft recruitment guide, version submitted for public consultation from September to November 2021
October 21, 2021
PBSA Europe Council Submits Comments to ICO
PBSA Europe's Industry Practices Committee has submitted comments on behalf of PBSA and its members to the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) in response to their request for comments related to data protection and employment practices.
October 13, 2021
UK Criminal Record Checking Industry Updates Session Four: Advancing Digital Identity in the UK: What It Means for Criminal Record Checking
Track: International | Presenters: Keith Rosser, Reed Specialist Recruitment; Nick Harness, The Identity Organisation; Alison McDowell, UK Government Department for Digital Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS); Mark Sugden, Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS); Pablo Vasquez, Acuant | The Criminal Records Trade Body (CRTB) are pleased to be hosting the fourth in a series of live events aimed at providing insightful updates on the Criminal Record Checking industry in the UK. This event will shine a light on the progress of various Digital Identity movements within background screening, featuring Alison McDowell of the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS), and Mark Sugden of the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS), as keynote speakers. The main purpose for this event is to provide the industry an overview of Digital Identity in this space, as well as a guide as to how this could affect registered bodies (RBs): an overview of the DCMS Trust Framework, an insight into the DBS' Digital Identity project, a review of what RBs should know about movements in Digital Identity. In addition to this, we will provide attendees with a brief overview of the positive work the CRTB are carrying out in collaboration with all UK CRC Agencies to further the UK's safeguarding agenda.
August 19, 2021
UK Criminal Record Checking Industry Updates Session Three: Criminal Record Checks in a Digital Era
Track: International | Presenters: Wayne McBean, Atlantic Data; Laura McCluskey, Disclosure Scotland; Keith Rosser, Reed Specialist Recruitment | The Criminal Records Trade Body (CRTB) are pleased to be hosting the third in a series of live events aimed at providing insightful updates on the Criminal Record Checking industry in the UK. This event will shine a light on future digital themes within background screening, featuring the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Disclosure Scotland, Laura McCluskey, as a keynote speaker. The main purpose for this event is to provide the industry a first look at Disclosure Scotland's new, soon-to-be published, strategy, as well as update on digital trends facing the industry: A first-hand view of the new Disclosure Scotland strategy; future developments in UK background screening with regard to the digital era. In addition to this, we will provide attendees with an overview of the positive work the CRTB are carrying out in collaboration with all UK CRC Agencies to further the UK's safeguarding agenda.
July 13, 2021
Europe Council Newsletter July 2021
Europe Council Newsletter July 2021
June 29, 2021
Europe Podcast - Sweden
Europe Podcast - Sweden
June 15, 2021
CRTB Industry Engagement Meeting Minutes - 09.03.2021
CRTB Industry Engagement Meeting Minutes - 09.03.2021
May 3, 2021
19.01.2021 Europe Council CRTB Minutes
19.01.2021 Europe Council CRTB Minutes
April 15, 2021
Europe Podcast - Germany
Europe Podcast - Germany
July 3, 2018
Program Catalog - Global Learning Center
This provides a listing of programs available in the PBSA Global Learning Center. Instructions for accessing the Global Learning Center and searching by country are also included.
January 6, 2021
Europe Podcast - The Netherlands
PBSA Europe Podcast - The Netherlands
December 10, 2020
PBSA Europe - December 2020
PBSA Europe Council Newsletter December 2020
December 10, 2020
Senate Commerce Committee Hears Testimony on EU-US Privacy Shield
Senate Commerce Committee hearing underscored the need to discuss how US businesses can confidently conduct data transfers in compliance with EU laws as negotiations continue to replace the EU-US Privacy Shield agreement.
October 14, 2020
PBSA Europe - October 2020
PBSA Europe Council Newsletter October 2020.
September 16, 2020
PBSA Romania Podcast
Europe Council Podcast - Romania
July 28, 2020
Background Screening in France
PBSA Europe Council - Background Screening in France
June 16, 2020
PBSA Europe - June 2020
PBSA Europe Council Newsletter June 2020.
May 12, 2020
PBSA France Background Screening Market Situation Podcast
Podcast Recorded 23/3/2020 Alice Quinones, Europe Council Leadership
November 8, 2017
GDPR Guidance
GDPR guidance created for NAPBS members
May 1, 2017
Guidance on the application process for criminal records checks overseas
This guidance explains the application process for obtaining overseas criminality information to provide to employers in the United Kingdom. It includes information on meeting the requirements of the United Kingdom Immigration Rules to provide an overseas criminal record certificate in support of a visa application.
April 2, 2016
Chapter Volunteer Leader Service Agreement
Agreement to provide time, expertise and resources to NAPBS and uphold the Mission and Purpose of the association and the NAPBS Global Advisory Council

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