Key Holding and Alarm Response

The basic training recommended by the British Standard Institute is in regard to Key Holding and Alarm Response Officers having a minimum period of sixteen hours classroom training and completing a competency within 12 weeks of employment. During this probationary period instruction will vary in terms of time and content, depending on the complexity of the sites concerned, but should, as a minimum, cover taking over an assignment, the first patrol, vulnerable points and recording activity via the control room, as well as records and report compilation.

This course provides training to BS7984:2008 Standard.

Course Length

2 days.


Multiple Choice Exam.


Successful candidates will receive a Skills for Security Certificate

Download the Key Holding and Alarm Response Brouchure

Course Contents
  • KHARO Introduction
  • Assignment Instructions
  • ACPO – Association of Chief of Police Officers Policy
  • Police Response
  • Security and Emergency Systems
  • Detectors
  • The central processing unit
  • GSM systems
  • Customer Services

The course is a two day course culminating in and MCQ of 20 questions in 1 hour. Pass mark is 16/20

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