SIA Upskilling Door Supervisors

SIA Upskilling Door Supervisors

Course Contents

Safety Awareness for Door Supervisors within the Private Security Industry
  • Counter terrorism issues relevant to a door supervisor
  • The role of a door supervisor when first aid situations occur in licensed premises
  • Legislation and requirements regarding children and young people relevant to 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
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

If your existing Door Supervision certificate was attained prior to July 2010, you will need to take this top-up unit in order to re-apply for your License. This is the new 1 1/2 day course that was introduced from 1st January 2015.

If you re-apply without this qualification the SIA will send you a Security Guarding license.

Course Length

1 1/2 days, plus 3 hours pre-course work.


2 multiple choice exams and a Practical Assessment.


Successful candidates will receive a Level 2 Award for Upskilling Door Supervisors within the Private Security Industry



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