SIA Training Course

SIA Training 

If you are looking to join the private security industry for static security, door supervisor, manned security or key holding roles, you will need to obtain a SIA licence. By having a licence this ensures that private security operatives are properly trained and qualified to do their job. 

How Train4 Can Help?

At Train4, we offer an SIA Approved Door Supervisor Course that will enable you to apply for your SIA Licence. As an approved contractor of SIA, we can offer all of the training that you need to gain your licence. 

Duration Of Course:

To get one of the qualifications linked to Door Supervisor licensing you will need to attend and take three training modules and pass three exams. The duration of the course runs over 2 weekends. 

Course Content 

Unit 1: Working in The Private Security Industry

  • Private Security industry: The legal aspect
  • Health and Safety for private Security operatives
  • Fire Safety awareness
  • Emergency procedures
  • Communication Skills and Customer Care

Unit 2: Working as a Door Supervisor

  • Behavioural Standards
  • Civil and Criminal law
  • Searching
  • Arrest
  • Drugs awareness
  • Recording incidents and Crime Scene preservation
  • Licensing law
  • Emergency procedures

Unit 3: Conflict Management for The Private Security Industry

  • Avoiding Conflict and reducing personal risk
  • Defusing Conflicts
  • Resolving and learning from Conflicts
  • Application of Communication Skills and Conflict Management for Door Supervisors

Unit 4: Physical Intervention Skills for The Private Security Industry

  • Introduction to physical intervention Skills
  • Must-know legislations


3 multiple choice exams.

Successful candidates will receive a Level 2 Award in Door Supervision.

How Can I Apply For SIA Training?

Applying for SIA training can be done in 4 simple steps:

  • Book and attend the SIA Door Supervisor licence course with Train4
  • Pay online
  • Get certified by passing the course
  • Complete your SIA application process on the SIA's website
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