The door supervisor training course will allow you to work as a door supervisor in licensed premises. Licensed premises does not only include night clubs and pubs only it includes any place where alcohol is being sold in retail like retail supermarkets, restaurants hotels etc. The door supervisor qualification will allow you get an SIA door supervisor licence which will allow you to work as a Door Supervisor as well as a Security Guard.

Door supervisor upskilling SIA licence renewal training
This is a qualification introduced by SIA, and from 4 February 2013 onwards all door supervisors with a previous qualification or door supervisor licence wishing to renew would be required to take this training. If you wish to renew your SIA door supervisor licence you may have to take this qualification rather than the complete course.

Who needs the door supervisor licence
Anyone who wants to work in the private security industry as a door supervisor he requires to get a licence from the industry regulator which is SIA. In order to obtain a door supervisor licence he or she would be required to undergo appropriate training from an approved training provider such as us. It is a criminal offence to work in the security industry without a valid and relevant licence.

Door supervisor course duration
The level two awards for door supervision is conducted over a period of five days, whereby there should be a minimum of 30 contact hours maintained between the trainer and the learners. The contact hours exclude the time for assessments and breaks.

Minimum age requirement door supervisor training
The minimum age required for anyone to undertake the level 2 awards in door supervision leading to an SIA license is 18 and above.

General Information about the qualification
Total units: 4
Minimum contact hours 32.5
Credit vale 4
Door Supervisor Training Course contents:
SIA Door Supervisor Course Modules:
Unit 1: Working within the Private Security Industry

  • Know the main characteristics of the private security industry.
  • Understand legislation as it applies to the individual in carrying out a licensable activity.
  • Understand the importance of safe working practices to comply with legal requirements.
  • Understand fire procedures in the workplace.
  • Understand emergencies and the importance of emergency procedures.
  • Understand the importance of communication skills and customer care.

Unit 2: Working as a Door Supervisor within the Private Security Industry

  • Understand the role and objectives of a door supervisor.
  • Understand civil and criminal law relevant to a door supervisor.
  • Understand searching relevant to a door supervisor.
  • Understand powers of arrest relevant to a door supervisor.
  • Understand drug-misuse issues and procedures relevant to the role of a door supervisor.
  • Understand incident recording and crime scene preservation relevant to the role of a door supervisor.
  • Understand licensing law and social responsibility relevant to the role of a door supervisor.
  • Understand emergency procedures which should be followed by a door supervisor.
  • Understand how a door supervisor can help to keep vulnerable people safe.
  • Understand queue management and venue capacity responsibilities relevant to a door supervisor.

Unit 3: Conflict Management within the Private Security Industry

  • Understand the principles of conflict management appropriate to their role and reduce risk in conflict situations.
  • Understand how to communicate in emotive situations to de-escalate conflict.
  • Understand how to develop and use problem solving strategies for resolving conflict.
  • Understand good practice to follow after conflict situations

Physical Intervention Skills Module (15 hours of which 12 hours must be contact time), this module was incorporated in the door supervisor qualification in 2010 and the trainer will teach the learners non pain compliant techniques.

  • Module 1: Introduction to Physical Skills
  • Module 2: Disengagement Techniques
  • Module 3: Escorting Techniques

Cost: £200.00
(Includes Free SIA application support and job application)
Duration: 5 days
To book call 020 3659 5251