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New Door supervisor up skilling with PI physical intervention for licence renewal

Effective from 1st January 2015

Days: 2

Price : £99

This qualification is developed for all those door supervisors who have done their qualification before 31 Aug. 2010. Once these door supervisors have to renew their SIA door supervision licence they would be required to do this TOP UP unit which meets the regulators criteria for CPD and thus would enable to renew their SIA door supervision licence.


Structure of the SIA door supervisor refresher training course

The qualification is made up two units which includes a safety awareness workbook for the learner and the physical intervention module. The need for this qualification was felt because all those learners having previous qualifications did not do the physical intervention skills module which has been made a mandatory unit for the current door supervision qualification.


Core Modules for the Qualification:

Unit 1: Safety Awareness for Door Supervisors within the Private Security Industry

  • Understand counter terrorism issues relevant to a door supervisor
  • Know the role of a door supervisor when first aid situations occur in licensed premises
  • Know legislation and requirements regarding children and young people relevant to a door supervisor
  • Understand how a door Understand how a door supervisor can help to supervisor can help to keep vulnerable people safe
  • Understand queue management and venue capacity responsibilities relevant to a door supervisor

Unit 2: Physical Intervention Skills within the Private Security Industry

  • Understand physical interventions and the implications of their use
  • Understand how to reduce the risk of harm when physical intervention skills are used
  • Be able to use non aggressive physical skills to protect yourself and others
  • Be able to use non-pain related standing, holding and escorting techniques, including non-restrictive and restrictive skills
  • Understand good practice to follow after physical interventions


Centers must adhere to the conditions for delivery and assessment as listed in the SIA’s “Introduction to Learning Leading Towards Licence-linked Qualifications. Requirements for Awarding Organisations/Bodies and Training Providers” and the IQ Center Guide for Security Qualifications.

Assessment for the Safety Awareness unit is by externally set and marked multiple choice question paper.

Learner Entry Requirements

  • This qualification is a regulatory requirement for relevant Door Supervisors therefore learners must have a Door Supervisors SIA licence. It is the centers responsibility to check this and ensure that relevant records are available for audit purposes
  • Security operatives are likely in the course of their work to be required to make calls to the emergency services, or need to communicate to resolve conflict.  It is essential that security operatives are able to communicate clearly.

Locations for delivery of up skilling training

We can deliver the door supervisor up skilling training anywhere in the UK either through our own resources or either utilising our affiliates and associates resources. However our focal point for delivery of the door supervisor up skilling training remains to be Greater London, the same can be delivered across any town in London either at our premises or your premises.