Coming Soon – SIA Door Supervisor Training (Flexible Course)

Under the Private Security Industry Authority Act 2001, all individuals wishing to work in the private security industry must now undertake a recognised qualification before applying for an SIA license. The SIA license is required for manned guarding activities undertaken in relation to; however not restricted to, a licensed premise such as clubs, pubs and bars. It is also a required qualification to work as a Security Guard within shopping centres, office buildings and other areas.

Course Type: Classroom

Course Attendees: 12

Course Duration: 4 Days

Course Location: Glasgow (Linwood) View Location


The 4-day NRS Door Supervisor Training course has been developed to meet the requirements of the Security Industry Authority (SIA) which will allow you to gain entry to the SIA Door Supervisors License.

The flexible course allows those who do not have the availability to attend on consecutive days to break the course into 1-day attendances, allowing the goal of achieving certification possible.

This qualification consists of four units:
Unit 1: Working within the Private Security Industry
Unit 2: Working as a Door Supervisor within the Private Security Industry
Unit 3: Conflict Management within the Private Security Industry
Unit 4: Physical Intervention Skills within the Private Security Industry

Upon successful completion, candidates will receive a Level 2 Award for Working as a Door Supervisor within the Private Security Industry. Candidates can apply for an SIA Door Supervisor Licence which will allow the individual to operate as a qualified door supervisor in any part of the United Kingdom.

Course Duration: 4 days Flexible (1 day per week)

Assessment: Multiple-choice paper and practical demonstration

Validation: Certification valid for 3 years on approved SIA application

Entry Requirements:

Security operatives are likely to, during their work, be required to make calls to the emergency services, and communicate clearly to resolve conflict. It is therefore essential that security operatives can communicate clearly. As an entry requirement all Learners should, as a minimum, possess language skills to the following:

  • a B1 level qualification on the Home Office’s list of recognised English tests and qualifications
  • an ESOL qualification at Entry – Level 3 on the Ofqual register taken in England, Wales or Northern Ireland
  • an ESOL qualification at Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework level 5 awarded by the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) and taken in Scotland
  • Functional Skills Level 1 in English
  • SQA Core Skills in Communication at Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework Level 5
  • Essential Skills Wales Communication Level 1

Learners must be aged 18 or over

Please note, anyone undertaking the Physical Intervention Skills unit, must be in good physical health

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