Security Guarding Training Course

Our training course emphasises the realities of Door Supervision and the duties you may undertake. During training we uses practical real life scenario’s to prepare individuals for the job and not just pass a test. After completing the Door Supervisors course and being issued with an SIA licence a Door Supervisor can work in many areas of the Security Industry from Security Guarding through to Event Security and other licensed premises.

Who is the course for?

For those currently working as a Door Supervisor or those wishing to begin work as a Door Supervisor. On successful completion of the course, and passing the required examinations, candidates will be able to apply for Door Supervisor licence which will allow the individual to operate as both a Security Guard or Door Supervisor.

What are the entry requirements?

No previous knowledge or training is required however basic levels of English literacy and numeracy are assumed. You must also be able to provide proof of Identification and Proof of address as per SIA guidelines.

How long is the course?

The course is usually delivered over 4 consecutive days however a more flexible option is available for group bookings. We also hold courses at weekends depending on the demand.

What does the course involve?

Candidates must complete and pass both units 1 and 2 as outlined below to achieve a Level 2 Award in Door Supervision and allow candidates to apply for their SIA licence.

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Unit 1 Roles and Responsibilities

  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Behavioural Standards
  • Equal Opportunities
  • Civil and Criminal Law
  • Civil and Criminal Law (Scotland)
  • Arrest
  • Arrest (Scotland)
  • Licensing Law
  • Licensing Law (Scotland)
  • Searching
  • Health and Safety at Work
  • Health and Safety at Work (Scotland)
  • Drugs Awareness
  • Recording Incidents and Crime Scene Preservation
  • Emergency Procedures

Unit 2 Communication and Conflict Management

  • Recognising Conflict Management
  • Self Awareness
  • Customer Care
  • Effective Communication and Customer Service Skills
  • Reducing Conflict
  • High Risk Conflict
  • Problem Solving
  • Learning from Conflict

Bespoke Courses, depending on your individual requirements, may offer cost savings. Please call +44 (0845)257 7860 for further details.