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Working Hours

09:00 hrs - 17:00 hrs Monday to Friday


Who is this qualification for?

The objective of this qualification is to support a role in the workplace. It is designed for learners wishing to apply for a licence from the Security Industry Authority (SIA) to work as a door supervisor and is based on the relevant SIA specification for learning and qualifications.

How long will it take?

To complete this qualification learners are expected to undertake approximately 61 hours of learning. The SIA stipulates a minimum of 44 contact hours (6-days) if self-study is undertaken.

Topics covered

  • The main characteristics of the Private Security Industry
  • The importance of safe working practices
  • Drug-misuse legislation
  • Issues and procedures relevant to the role of a door supervisor
  • Licensing law
  • Queue management
  • How to recognise
  • Assess and reduce risk in conflict situations
  • Problem-solving techniques when resolving conflict
  • Physical interventions and the implications of their use and the use non-aggressive physical skills to protect yourself and others

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by practical assessments and multiple-choice examinations.

Entry requirements

To register for this qualification, learners must be aged 18 and over. Learners will need to show that they hold a current and valid First Aid or Emergency First Aid certificate that meets the requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. It is an SIA requirement that training centres must confirm that each learner is sufficiently qualified in First Aid or Emergency First Aid.

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