4 Day Course From £99

 

The SIA Door Supervisor licence offers a gateway to a rewarding career and is unique as it qualifies an individual work as a Door Supervisor. In the UK, all security industry qualifications are specified by the SIA and offered through our affiliated awarding bodies. Our highly experienced SIA trainers believe in only delivering the best when it comes to security training. All our venues are equipped with state of the art presentation facilities to aid learning.

 

Who is it for?


This qualification is particularly suitable for new entrants to the security industry who require an SIA Licence to legitimately work in the UK as a Door Supervisor or a Security Guard.


Aims & Objectives


Under the Private Security Industry Act 2001, all individuals wishing to work in the Private Security Industry must undertake a recognised qualification before applying for a SIA Licence. The ‘ Level 2 Award for Working as a Door Supervisor within the Private Security Industry (QCF)’ has been developed to meet the requirements of the Security Industry Authority (SIA) and will enable you to achieve the mandatory qualification for this aspect of the industry, it covers the knowledge and understanding relevant to the role of a door supervisor in a security environment.


What does the course involve?


This qualification is split into 4 modules and delegates must complete and pass units 1,2,3 and 4 as outlined below in order to achieve the full qualification required to apply for the SIA Door Supervisor licence. The course is delivered over 4 days and does require some pre-course reading and home study. Assessments are carried out through 4 multiple-choice examinations and a practical assessment.


This qualification can also enable the learner to progress onto the NVQ Level 2 in Providing Security Services or undertake further learning in other areas of the Private Security Industry such as Level 2 Award in CCTV Operations (Public Space Surveillance.


The course is made up of the following units:


Unit 1: Working within the Private Security Industry (This module is covered by Distance Learning)

 

  • Know the main characteristics of the Private Security Industry.

  • Understand legislation as it applies to the individual in carrying out a licensable activity

  • Understand the importance of safe working practices to comply with legal requirements.

  • Understand fire procedures in the workplace.

  • Understand emergencies and the importance of emergency procedures.

  • Understand the importance of communication skills and customer care.


Unit 2: Working as a Door Supervisor within the Private Security Industry

 

  • Understand the role and objectives of a Door Supervisor.

  • Understand civil and criminal law relevant to a Door Supervisor.

  • Understand searching relevant to a Door Supervisor.

  • Understand powers of arrest relevant to a Door Supervisor.

  • Understand drug-misuse issues and procedures relevant to the role of a Door Supervisor.

  • Understand incident recording and crime scene preservation relevant to the role of a Door Supervisor.

  • Understand licensing law and social responsibility relevant to the role of a Door Supervisor.

  • Understand emergency procedures which should be followed by a Door Supervisor.

  • Understand how a Door Supervisor can help to keep vulnerable people safe.

  • Understand queue management and venue capacity responsibilities relevant to a Door Supervisor.


Unit 3: Conflict Management within the Private Security Industry

 

  • Understand the principles of conflict management appropriate to their role.

  • Understand how to recognise, assess and reduce risk in conflict situations.

  • Understand how to communicate in emotive situations to de-escalate conflict.

  • Understand how to develop and use problem solving strategies for resolving conflict.

  • Understand good practice to follow after conflict situations.


Unit 4: Physical Intervention Skills within the Private Security Industry

 

  • Understand physical interventions and the implications of their use.

  • Understand how to reduce the risk of harm when physical intervention skills are used.

  • Be able to use non-aggressive physical skills to protect yourself and others.

  • Be able to use non-pain related standing, holding and escorting techniques including non-restrictive and restrictive skills.

  • Understand good practice to follow after physical interventions.

 

Course Cost: From £99 (4 Day Course)