14
November
2019

Employees With Access to Data: Do They Need a DBS Check?

In many organisations, employees with access to data may be able to view sensitive information – for example, personal information on clients, customers or patients.  This may seem like the kind of role that should involve a DBS Check. However, …

27
June
2019

DBS Check Questions: Debunking the Myths

At CRB Check Online we’re always happy to answer your DBS Check questions! There are lots of myths and misconceptions surrounding DBS Checks. We busted four of them in a previous blog, and we thought it was high time we …

30
May
2019

Applying for a DBS Check: How Does it Work?

Applying for a DBS Check is a vital part of the recruitment process for lots of organisations. If your organisation is one of them, chances are you’re familiar with the application process – but what happens after you hit ‘submit’? …

21
March
2019

DBS Check Address History: Your Questions Answered

The DBS Check address history is a vital part of the application form. On any DBS application, you’ll need to provide your full address history for the last five years. This means listing all the addresses you’ve lived at, without …

28
September
2018

DBS Checks For University Placements: All You Need To Know

Do you need DBS checks for university placements? With the new academic year starting we get this question a lot! As part of your course you may be required to engage in a placement or to gain some suitable work …

25
May
2017

How to Speed Up DBS Checks in 5 Simple Steps

At CRB Check Online we get lots of enquiries from clients who want to know how to speed up DBS checks. On average, we complete DBS checks in 48 hours or less. However, the amount of time it takes for …

16
February
2016

How to get a DBS Check: Your questions answered

If you’re about to apply for a job, which has requested you undertake a DBS Check, you might be wondering what it is, why you need to participate and how to get a DBS Check? Here’s a few answers to …

22
December
2015

What Sort of DBS Check Should I Get? A Handy Guide

Before starting a DBS application, it’s important to make sure you or the applicant are applying for the right sort of Check. As an employer, it’s your legal responsibility to ensure DBS applicants are eligible for the type of Check …

02
July
2015

The differences between Basic, Standard and Enhanced DBS Checks

One of the most frequent queries we receive is for an explanation of the differences between Basic, Standard and Enhanced DBS Checks. It’s time to clear up the confusion once and for all. Understanding the differences between Basic, Standard and …

25
June
2015

More frequently asked DBS checking questions

In last week’s blog we covered some of the most frequently asked DBS checking questions. However, there are a few other important points to look at, and this week we’re going to go through a few more FAQs. Do I need a …