The main characteristics of the Private Security Industry
Legislation as it applies to the individual in carrying out a licensable activity
The importance of safe working practices to comply with legal requirements
Fire procedures in the workplace
Emergencies and the importance of emergency procedures
The importance of communication skills and customer care
Working as a Security Officer within the Private Security Industry
The role of a security officer within the private security industry
The law relevant to the role of a security officer
Access and egress control
Searching relevant to a security officer
The purpose and functions of different types of electronic and physical protection systems
Reporting and record keeping relevant to a security officer
Conflict Management within the Private Security Industry
The principles of conflict management appropriate to their role
How to recognise, assess and reduce risk in conflict situations
how to develop and use problem solving strategies for resolving conflict
Good practice to follow after conflict situations
In order to work in the Private Security Industry you need an SIA Licence.
This is the new four day course that was introduced from 1st January 2015. This course is designed to train new Security Guards and Security Officers employed in industrial or commercial premises, enabling you to achieve the required accreditation to apply for an SIA Licence in Security Guarding.
You should also consider the Door Supervision Course which qualifies you for both Security Guarding and working at Licensed Premises
3 days plus pre-course work book.
3 multiple choice exams.
Successful candidates will receive a Level 2 Award in Security Guarding