Membership with NAPBS the Professional Employment Background Check Association
InstantCriminalChecks.com by Screening Intelligence is a proud member of the industry association, the National Association of Professional Background Screeners. This is an elite professional organization that provides companies and persons associated with the employment background check industry with educational materials and opportunities as well as professional resources.
The National Association of Professional Background Screeners, or the NAPBS, boasts a membership of more than 300 different organizations. Membership is open to companies affiliated with the background screening industry, but it is broken down into three different categories. InstantCriminalChecks.com is a regular member of this organization. Regular membership positions are restricted to companies who provide background check services. Also included in the organization are affiliate members who provide professional services to employment background check agencies and criminal background check companies. Affiliate members often include legal professionals, consulting firms and human resources professionals. Associate members make up the third tier of the organization membership. Associate members are typically data providers and technological professionals.
As a regular member of the NAPBS, InstantCriminalChecks.com has voting rights within the organization and is able to vote on industry initiatives. NAPBS also provides members with information about new technologies, the latest developments, and industry news.
The NAPBS seeks to accomplish certain goals throughout the year, as this organization works to promote compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act and continued ethical business practices. This organization also works to keep the public informed about the importance of background check services and technologies, and promotes awareness of privacy rights, security issues and consumer protection. The NAPBS seeks to educate its members on a continual basis, providing opportunities for members to attend conferences and conventions throughout the year as well as multimedia presentations that they can enjoy online. Finally, this organization seeks to have a presence in Washington, D.C. and state governments in order to advocate for the importance of responsible employment background check practices.