Security Guarding

Award in Security Guarding (Level 2)

The Level 2 Award in Security Guard Training (QCF) is a programme designed to meet the needs of learners requiring a qualification enabling the application for an SIA licence for security guarding. It is based on the SIA specification (2009) for core competency training for security guards covering the necessary understanding of the door supervisor/security industry and subject related security functions.

Course Description

Become a Security Guard by completing a two day course at The Adult Learning Academy. Once you have completed this Level 2 course you will be able to apply to SIA for your Security Licence. This course is ideal if you are new to the industry and want to learn more about security work but at the same time be in the position to find yourself a job.

What qualifications do I get?

Security Guard Award

How will I be assessed for the course?

Multiple Choice Assessment

What standards do I need in order to join the course?

You must: Be able to read and communicate clearly and accurately enough to meet the requirements of the door supervisor training course.

What will I study?

You will study two units:

  • Develop the learners understanding of the roles and responsibilities of door supervisors and security officers working in the private security industry and the regulations, which they must adhere to
  • Develop the learners knowledge of Health and Safety in the workplace including awareness of door supervisor emergency procedures
  • Enable the learner to implement effective methods of communication and reporting
  • Develop the learner’s abilities to recognise, defuse and resolve conflict situations
  • What equipment will I need for the Course?

    The college will provide all the necessary equipment for the door supervisor training course.

    Where can I go from here?

    Progress onto One Day First Aid Course and One Day Health and Safety Course

    Course Fees


    Areas Covered: Enfield and surrounding areas in North and East London. Call us today for more details.

    Course Details

    Course Fee: £165

    Tuesdays from 10am-4pm

    Course dates

    • 6, 13, 20 October and 3 November
    • 5, 12, 19, 26 January
    • 5, 12, 19 and 26 April
    • 7, 14, 21 and 28 June

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