Posted on February 11, 2014 By byrongarbett
(Next Course Date: 10/06/2014) Under the Private Security Industry Authority Act 2001, all individuals wishing to work in the private security industry must undertake a recognised qualification before applying for a licence.
This accredited qualification has been developed to meet the requirements of the Security Industry Authority (SIA). It is based on the relevant SIA ‘Specifications for Learning and Qualifications for Close Protection Operatives’ and provides the necessary skills and knowledge for those who wish to apply for an SIA licence and work as a close protection operative.
Subjects covered include roles and responsibilities of the Close Protection Operative, threat assessment and risk management, surveillance techniques and venue security operations.
Individuals achieving this qualification can progress onto a range of qualifications such as the Foundation Degree in Protective Security Management. Individuals successfully completing the licence to practice qualification in Close Protection can be awarded 16 credits towards this Foundation Degree and also the Foundation Degree in Crowd and Safety Management and the Certificate in Terrorism Studies.
The qualification comprises one mandatory unit: Working as a Close Protection Operative
Additional Units are as follows:
Unit 1: Roles and Responsibilities of the Close Protection Operative
Unit 2: Threat and Risk Assessment
Unit 3: Surveillance Awareness
Unit 4: Operational Planning
Unit 5: Law and Legislation
Unit 6: Interpersonal Skills
Unit 7: Close Protection Teamwork and Briefing
Unit 8: Conduct Reconnaissance
Unit 9: Close Protection Foot Drills
Unit 10: Route Selection
Unit 11: Close Protection Journey Management
Unit 12: Search Procedures
Unit 13: Incident Management
Unit 14: Venue Security
Conflict Management Module
Unit 1: Avoiding Conflict and Reducing Personal Risk
Unit 2: Defusing Conflict
Unit 3: Resolving and Learning from Conflict
Unit 4: Application of Communication Skills and Conflict Management for Security Guarding and Close Protection
HABC Level 3 First aid at work
Unarmed Combat Skills and Techniques Certificate
Course Duration 14 Days
Course Price £1000… available for £750 with our latest Facebook offer.