SIA Door Supervision

SIA Door Supervision

Course Contents

Working within the Private Security Industry
  • The main characteristics of the Private Security Industry
  • Legislation as it applies to the individual in carrying out a licensable activity
  • The importance of safe working practices to comply with legal requirements
  • Fire procedures in the workplace
  • Emergencies and the importance of emergency procedures
  • The importance of communication skills and customer care
Working as a Door Supervisor within the Private Security Industry
  • The role and objectives of a Door Supervisor within the PSI.
  • Civil and criminal law relevant to a door supervisor
  • Searching relevant to a door supervisor
  • Powers of arrest relevant to a door supervisor
  • Drug-misuse issues and procedures relevant to the role of a door supervisor
  • Incident recording and crime scene preservation relevant to the role of a door supervisor
  • licensing law and social responsibility relevant to the role of a door supervisor
  • emergency procedures which should be followed by 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
Conflict Management within the Private Security Industry
  • The principles of conflict management appropriate to their role
  • How to recognise, assess and reduce risk in conflict situations
  • how to develop and use problem solving strategies for resolving conflict
  • Good practice to follow after conflict situations
Physical Intervention Skills within the Private Security Industry
  • 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

This is the new four day course that was introduced from 1st January 2015. This course provides you with the qualification required to apply for your licence in Door Supervision - providing manned security in licensed premises such as pubs, clubs and stadia.

This qualification also allows you to provide Security Guarding in shops, offices, buildings and other sites - in fact everything covered in the Security Guarding Course.

If need to renew your SIA Door Supervisor Badge, see Upskilling Door Supervisors Course.

Course Length

4 days, plus 12 hours pre-course work.


4 multiple-choice exams and a Practical Assessment.


Successful candidates will receive a Level 2 Award for Working as a Door Supervisor within the Private Security Industry



Online Price £230


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23rd - 26th Apr Norwich£199.00Book
23rd, 24th, 26th & 27th Apr London Central£230.00
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11th - 12th & 14th - 15th May Croydon, Surrey£230.00Book
11th - 14th May Dagenham£199.00Book
11th - 14th May Slough£199.00Book
12th - 13th & 19th - 20th May Gravesend£230.00Book
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14th, - 17th May Cambridge£230.00Book
15th - 18th May Croydon, Surrey£230.00Book
21st - 24th May London Central£230.00Book
21st - 24th May Norwich£199.00Book
29th May - 1st Jun Croydon, Surrey£230.00Book
4th - 7th Jun Cambridge£230.00Book
4th - 7th Jun Peterborough£230.00Book
4th - 7th Jun Milton Keynes£230.00Book
11th - 14th Jun Faversham£230.00Book
11th - 14th Jun London Cental£230.00Book
11th, 12th, 14th & 15th Jun Croydon£230.00Book
11th - 14th Jun Gravesend£230.00Book
18th - 22th Jun Norwich£199.00Book
19th - 22nd Jun Croydon, Surrey£230.00Book
25th - 28th Jun Slough£199.00Book
26th -29th Jun Dagenham£199.00Book
2nd - 5th Jul Peterborough£230.00Book
2nd - 5th Jul Milton Keynes£230.00Book
2nd - 5th Jul Cambridge£230.00Book
9th - 12th Jul Faversham£230.00Book
9th - 12th Jul London Cental£230.00Book
9th - 12th Jul Gravesend£230.00Book
16th - 19th Jul Norwich£199.00Book
23rd - 26th Jul Slough£199.00Book
24th - 27th Jul Dagenham£199.00Book
30th Jul - 2nd Aug Cambridge£230.00Book
30th Jul - 2nd Aug Peterborough£230.00Book
30th Jul - 2nd Aug Milton Keynes£230.00Book
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