SIA Upskilling Door Supervisors

Malvern House London

If you are renewing your Door Supervision licence, you need to take the upskilling course. This is the 1 1/2 day upskilling course that was introduced from 1st January 2015.

If you re-apply without this qualification the SIA will send you a Security Guarding license.

security training courses in partnership with training for security ltd
Who should attend? You will need this to renew your SIA Door Supervision Licence.
Course Length 1 1/2 days, plus 3 hours pre-course work.
Assessment 2 multiple choice exams and a practical assessment.
Certification Successful candidates will receive a Level 2 Award for Upskilling Door Supervisors within the Private Security Industry

Course Content

  • Counterterrorism issues relevant to a door supervisor
  • The role of a door supervisor when first aid situations occur in licensed premises
  • Legislation and requirements regarding children and young people relevant to a door supervisor
  • How a door supervisor can help to keep vulnerable people safe
  • Queue management and venue capacity responsibilities relevant to a door supervisor
  • 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