Upskilling Door Supervisors

Course Summary

Upskilling Door Supervisors Course has been accredited by the regulators of England, Wales and Northern Ireland and is also part of the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF).

Our Upskilling course is supported by the SIA and aimed at door supervisors who undertook their qualification prior to the QCF Door Supervision qualification who need to renew their licence.

How long does the course take?

The course takes 2 days to complete from 9:30am to 3:30pm.

What does the Upskilling Course consist of?

The consists of two units, Physical Intervention Skills for the Physical Security Industry and Safety Awareness for Door Supervisors.

How is the qualification assessed?

Learners will be assessed on each unit, Physical Intervention Skills for the Private Security Industry which is assessed in two parts, a practical test and a written test set by the examination board and Safety Awareness for Door Supervisors which will be assessed by a multiple-choice examination.

Course Content

Unit 1 – Physical Intervention Skills for the Private Security Industry

Understand Physical Interventions and legal and professional implications of their use

Understand how to reduce the risk of harm when physical intervention skills are used

Be able to use non-pain related physical skills to protect yourself and others from assault

Unit 2 – Safety Awareness for Door Supervisors

Understand counter terrorism issues relevant to Door Supervisors

Know the role of the Door Supervisor when first aid situations occur in licensed premises

Know legislations and requirements regarding children and young people relevant to Door Supervisors