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’? …

05
May
2016

A Handy Guide to the DBS

Formerly known as the Criminal Records Bureau (CRB), the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) helps employers investigate potential staff members’ criminal history so they can determine whether they’re suitable for a role. Where safeguarding is an issue within an organisation …

13
March
2015

Getting an individual CRB Check: Our handy guide

Getting an individual CRB Check isn’t quite as straightforward as you might think. The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) do not offer individual CRB Checks. Their screening packages are only available to employers. However, individuals can get a Criminal Record …

19
May
2014

How To Obtain a DBS Check

If your business or charity works with the elderly, vulnerable adults, children under 18 years of age, in the financial or legal sector,  you would be best advised to undertake DBS checks upon any potential new employees or volunteers to …