This is the new four-day course that was introduced on 1st January 2015. This course provides you with qualification level training required to apply for your licence in Door Supervision - providing manned security in licensed premises such as pubs, clubs and stadia.
Working within the Private Security Industry:
• 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 Door Supervisor within the Private Security Industry:
• The role and objectives of a Door Supervisor within the PSI.
• Civil and criminal law relevant to a door supervisor
• Searching relevant to a door supervisor
• Powers of arrest relevant to a door supervisor
• Drug-misuse issues and procedures relevant to the role of a door supervisor
• Incident recording and crime scene preservation relevant to the role of a door
• Licensing law and social responsibility relevant to the role of a door supervisor
• Emergency procedures which should be followed by a door supervisor
• How a door supervisor can help to keep vulnerable people safe
• Queue management and venue capacity responsibilities relevant to a door
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
Physical Intervention Skills within the Private Security Industry:
• Physical interventions and the implications of their use
• How to reduce the risk of harm when physical intervention skills are used
• Use of non-aggressive physical skills to protect yourself and others
• Use of non-pain related standing, holding and escorting techniques, including
non-restrictive and restrictive skills
• Good practice to follow, after physical interventions
This qualification also allows you to provide Security Guarding in shops, offices, buildings and other sites - in fact everything covered in the Security Guarding Course.
If need to renew your SIA Door Supervisor Badge, see Upskilling Door Supervisors Course
4 days, plus 12 hours pre-course work.
4 multiple-choice exams and a Practical Assessment.
Successful candidates will receive a Level 2 Award for Working as a Door Supervisor within the Private
16th - 19th
Anyone wanting to undertake Door Supervision