According to a recent article posted on PRNewswire, the Senior Vice President of Securus Technologies, Danny de Hoyos, announced that eleven of the company’s field specialists acquired training from the Building Industry Consulting Service International (BICSI). At the end of the training, the field technicians were issued with a BICSI certificate. BICSI is a professional body that supports the ICT sector by offering project management, sound, video, data, electronic safety and security solutions. The body comprises of competent personnel who focus on designing, installing, managing, and maintaining ICT-related projects.
ICT projects include wireless-based infrastructure and fiber optics systems. BICSI is known for handling more than 20,000 ICT experts through publications and conferences in 100 countries. When asked about Securus’s new initiative to train its field specialists, Danny said that BICSI was the perfect institution because, through its ICT solutions, Securus is now reliable in performance. The field experts chosen for the certification program had an average of 15 years of expertise. Danny believes that the certification will enable the recipient to provide excellent services to the clients.
Securus Technologies in brief
With its central Headquarters in Dallas, Texas, Securus is the leading provider of inmate communication systems across North America. The firm was formed as a result of the merging of Evercom and T-Netix in 2004. Three years since its inception, the technology heavyweight acquired Syscon Justice Systems, which is well known for its offender management systems. Securus’s clients include inmates, correction agencies, law enforcement departments, and public safety agencies. The company is mainly driven by its customers and strives to provide services such as inmate self-service, biometric analysis, emergency response, investigation, communication and public information access. Securus Technologies has $600 million in investments. The company aims at using this money to develop new technology solutions & products, for acquisitions, and patent filing.