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Security Officer within the Private Security Industry 2023

Level 2 Award for Security Officers

Cost: £260 + VAT 

£270 +VAT (including Emergency First Aid at Work)

Duration: 4 Days + Pre course study (5 days including Emergency First Aid at work)

Dates: Contact us for more details

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The Level 2 Award for Security Officers in the Private Security Industry is awarded by Highfield Qualifications and sits on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF). The RQF is a Qualification Framework regulated by Ofqual and CCEA Regulation. The qualification is also regulated by Qualifications Wales.
This qualification is supported by the Security Industry Authority (SIA), who regulate the private security industry.

This qualification is designed for learners wishing to apply for a licence from the Security Industry Authority (SIA) to work as a security officer and is based on the relevant SIA specification for learning and qualifications.

Entry requirements

It is an SIA requirement that learners will need to show that they hold a current and valid First Aid or Emergency First Aid certificate that meets the requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. 

We can provide this training prior to attending this course.

Course Units

  • Principles of working in the private security industry
  • Principles of working as a security officer in the private security industry
  • Application of conflict management in the private security industry