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Door Supervisor Upskilling (Top-up qualification)
Who is this qualification for?
The objective of this qualification is to support a role in the workplace. It is designed for learners who currently hold a licence from the Security Industry Authority (SIA) to work as a security officer and need to be brought up to date with the new licence-linked qualifications requirements.
It is an SIA requirement that each learner is sufficiently qualified in First Aid or Emergency First Aid. Therefore, all candidates 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.
If you don’t have a valid First Aid or Emergency First Aid certificate, you can undergo our 3 day Door Supervisor Top-up that includes the mandatory first aid training.
What is covered
- Terror threats and the role of the security operative in the event of a threat (SIA Act and ACT for Security)
Minimising risk to personal safety
Actions to take in relation to global (or critical) incidents
How it is delivered
A mixture of classroom and practical training.
How will I be assessed
This qualification is assessed by 2 short multiple-choice examinations.
Other useful information:
Question: Why are the SIA making these changes?
Answer: The SIA need to make sure that people working in the private security industry can:
- keep the public safe
- follow new working practices
- understand recent changes to the law
- make the best use of new technology