Trusted Partners

 Trusted Partners are official providers of Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus Certification.

Cyber Essentials helps you to guard against the most common cyber threats and demonstrate your commitment to cyber security which can often become a requirement when tendering for work in both public and private sectors.


Cyber Essentials is a simple but effective, Government-backed scheme that will help you to protect your organisation, whatever its size, against a whole range of the most common cyber attacks.


There are two levels of certification and you can read about it in detail here.



IASME Certifying bodies in East Midlands

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4Secure Managing Director - Peter Hoinvi

Peter Hoinville


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We advise on, prevent and solve data security problems. 


At 4Secure, we understand the importance of appropriate and effective cyber security risk management.  With over 80 years combined industry knowledge and expertise, our highly qualified consultants will support, and work with you, to ensure that your business-critical information is secure and protected in the online digital economy. 


It is our mission to help your organisation build a culture where your employees understand, and are empowered to defend against the cyber threats we all face.   


Through targeted cyber awareness training, expert advice and the implementation of effective controls, our team can help you identify and address potential vulnerabilities and reduce risks to your organisation. We will help you achieve – and retain – that level of confidence by obtaining Cyber Essentials (and Cyber Essentials Plus) certification. 


And, if the worst happens, we’re also there to help you. Our VEILLANT™ Cyber Security Operations Centre will detect attempted intrusions or attacks and we can support your recovery with our industry leading digital forensics and incident remediation capabilities.

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Peter Ruscinski

 Assure Technical 

Assure Technical provide technical expertise and strategic support to help improve your business security. 

Their experience spans across cyber security, information governance and physical security. This enables them to provide their clients with effective holistic solutions. 

Whether you require certification, have concerns about a specific security threat, want to better understand your vulnerabilities, or need support developing an effective security capability, they can help.  

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Ryan Bradbury



Cyberlab is a specialist cyber security consultancy who provide a range of compliance and managed security services built upon three tenets; Prevent, Manage, Educate. Cyberlab are an IASME accredited certification body for Cyber Essentials, Cyber Essentials Plus and IASME Governance.

We take the time to understand your business, your challenges, and your desired outcomes. We’ll tell you what you need to hear, not what we think you want to hear, we are honest and committed. We are your dedicated security partner – we are there whenever you need us.


Morton Bell


TecSec was established in 2006 to deliver disaster recovery services nationwide. The company holds a unique position in the IT arena delivering a sophisticated level of provisions across: IT Support Services; Cyber Security; Risk Management and Disaster Recovery. 

As a qualified and experienced assessor of both Cyber Essentials and IASME Governance, Morton uses his knowledge to steer TecSec in the delivery of right sized and comprehensive security and governance solutions to businesses of all sizes. Morton brings many years of first-hand experience working for and with businesses across multiple sectors to the client base at TecSec Services Ltd, offering a real understanding of their needs along with the solutions to best meet their requirements.


Simon Bridge

Redpalm Technology Services


Founded in 2010, Redpalm offers secure IT solutions that really work for you, irrespective of our vendor partners.


This truly impartial service is combined with reliable IT support services and unrivalled technical expertise and knowledge of all things IT.


Redpalm is agile and quick-thinking, keeping us at the forefront of technology and keeping your organisation ahead of the game.


Gavin Hitchmough

Red Circles ITS


Red Circles ITS are a Cyber Security specialist that can provide varied services.


Along with the Cyber Essentials Scheme we can supply key managed services to assist with your security and business continuity.


A service desk is available for those day-to-day niggles which includes monitoring and security services so you can concentrate on your job.

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Phil Ridley

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Providing expertise, software and services for over 15 years, IntaForensics are one of the leading cyber security and digital forensics consultancies in the UK. 


Our team can assist with all Cyber Security services including Cyber Essentials, Incident Response, Penetration Testing, Digital Forensic investigations as well as PCI DSS QSA and PCI PFI.


We also offer consulting services to help you identify and manage cyber security risks that may be present in your organisation, and design and deliver programmes to help you deal with those risks.


Operating across the UK and beyond, IntaForensics is certified to ISO/IEC 27001:2013 and ISO 9001:2015 and accredited to ISO/IEC 17025:2017, The Forensic Science Regulators Codes of Practice and Conduct and approved by the PCI Security Standards Council (QSA & PFI).


James Borkoles

3B Data Security

3B Data Security are specialists in working with clients to ensure they are secure and not just compliant.

Services we offer include proactive preventative security consulting, reactive security incident response management services, auditing and compliance services, as well as managed security services to all types of public and private sector organisations; including retail, finance, insurance, ecommerce, education, utilities and government institutions.

3B Data Security also offers penetration testing, cyber security training, trusted cyber security advisory and VCISO services, cyber incident response retainer services and PCI PFI expert witness assistance.

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Nigel Humphreys

RDS Global

​RDS Global is a managed IT and cyber security service provider based in the East Midlands, serving over 4,000 users across 200 locations.

Established over 20 years ago, RDS are specialists in the automotive sector, with a growing footprint in the construction, builders’ merchants, professional services and education sectors. As a managed service provider, we provide the strategic management of our customer’s information systems, ensuring that they are working properly and are the right strategic fit to meet their goals.

Our managed service offering empowers our customers with the time to invest in doing what they do best; delighting their customers and growing their business. Our team of experienced industry experts and young pioneers are ready to provide your business with remarkable network services, IT support, communications solutions, cloud services and cyber security-as-a-service.  We also have our own IASME Certified cyber security auditors and GDPR compliance specialists.

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Robert Kneller

Kit365 Ltd

KIT365 aim to protect organisations against cyber security attacks, by mitigating the risk to their systems and information, and protecting their data and reputation.


We achieve this by making cyber security accessible, understandable, and affordable with the focus on people, processes, and technology to deliver effective and robust Cyber Security.


We offer a wide range of cyber security services to meet every type of need.


We want to know your needs exactly so that we can provide the perfect solution. Let us know what you want and we’ll do our best to help.

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Steven Gordon

SafeWatch Online Ltd


We’re based in Oxfordshire and we utilise frameworks like Cyber Essentials and IASME Gold to help business assess their current situation in relation to information security, legislative compliance and governance.


We combine the best security products along with business intelligence tools to give a suite of tools that educate, analyse and help businesses manage their IT security.


We’re part of Blue Planet IT which I founded in 2010, bringing together a collection of skilled and talented individuals from the world of IT. Some of the companies that our staff come from are names like HP, The Financial Times Group, Zenos and Fired Earth, to name a few.


Our staff have held senior posts within these companies, responsible for design, implementation and support of 1000s of users.