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Looking to kick-start a career as a Door Supervisor? Taking the next step in your career can be overwhelming, especially when further training is involved.
The Door Supervisor Training course is a compulsory requirement for individuals looking to get an SIA Licence.
By training as a door supervisor, you’ll gain instant access to job opportunities across the booming £6 billion private security industry, opening doors to hundreds of new roles.
Increase your options ✅
Choose between a variety of exciting roles in retail security, door supervision, corporate security, and event security - work full-time or part-time
Work flexible hours ⏰
Own your schedule! The SIA door supervisor course opens doors to greater job flexibility across roles.
Get hired, fast ⚡️
Once you're qualified, use our security job board to apply for newly posted security jobs.
Getting your SIA Door Supervisor Licence involves the following steps:
Step 1 ➡️ Get Training
Book your SIA Door Supervisor course in London - Ilford. This is a 6-day training course.
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Step 2 ➡️ Get Certified
At the end of the course, you'll sit through 4-Multiple Choice Question Exams. With our High Pass rates you have nothing to worry!
Step ➡️ Get Licensed
The results for the course will be available in 5 working days*. Once you pass, you can apply for your SIA licence
*Result times may vary depending on the course plan you purchase.
Watch Carl from Get Licensed vlog his entire course journey here:
London - Ilford being a major city in the UK, has plenty of security jobs available ranging from Manned Guarding, Static Guarding, Patrolling, Key Holding, CCTV operator and Door Supervision. With a vibrant nightlife and plenty of pubs, clubs, bars and restaurants, demand for security jobs is rising. However, most SIA licence holders in London - Ilford do not work in the night time and cover other roles.
The SIA Licence is very versatile and will allow you to work in many different roles:
✅ Bars, Pubs, Restaurants
✅ Music Events
✅ Festivals & Concerts
✅ Retail Security Guarding
✅ Office Receptions
✅ Shopping Mall
The course runs over 6 consecutive days and is divided into 4 units and covers everything from the legal aspects of working in security to the latest physical intervention techniques. NEW SIA Course Update (April 2021) From April 1st this course will become a 6 day course instead of a 4 day course. In addition, you must have a first aid qualification before you can take the training. This should be an Emergency First Aid at work certificate or higher.
FREE Door Supervisor Course Sample Lesson
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Below is the first training video that Door Supervisors will experience on their journey to becoming qualified. For the first time ever, we are offering this unit 1 training for free.
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Wondering what you will learn on the course? Watch expert trainer and SIA course intructor Anthony Milner talk you through the Health & Safety part of the SIA course.
Unit 1 - Working in the Private Security Industry
Unit 2 - Working as a Door Supervisor within the Private Security Industry
Unit 3 - Conflict Management within the Private Security Industry
Unit 4 - Physical Intervention Skills within the Private Security Industry
We understand that examinations can be daunting but don't worry. Everything you need to know for the examination is covered during the Door Supervisor course and your expert instructor will fully prepare you for success in the tests.
Getting to Your Training Venue in London - Ilford
The training venue is conveniently located in an area near to transport links. We recommend taking these options when travelling to the training venue:
Woodford Subway Station
Snakes Lane, Woodford Green IG8 7QE, United Kingdom
Newbury Park Train Station
Newbury Park, Ilford IG2 7RN, United Kingdom
Wood Street Train Station
Walthamstow, London E17 3NZ, United Kingdom
If you take the tube, get off Woodford Subway Station. From there, take a taxi for only £5 - £7. Or you can walk from Woodford Subway Station to the training venue which will just take 15 minutes.
If you are coming from Newbury Park Train Station, you’ll need to walk for about 25 minutes to Barkingside Tesco Bus Station and ride bus number 275 going to Woodford Bridge - Cross Road. Or take a taxi from the train station to the training venue which will only take 6 minutes.
If you are arriving from Wood Street Train, you can take bus number 275 going to Woodford Bridge - Cross Road. Taking a taxi is also another good option as it will only take 7 minutes and will cost £11 - £14.
London Chigwell Prince Regent Hotel offers its guests free parking and paid parking on-site. If you park in their paid parking area, the hotel charges £5 per day. The nearest car park to the training venue is Hainault Station Car Park, which is only a 6-minute drive from the venue. Going further to shopping centres like The Galleria, South Woodford Station Car Park and Derby Road Car Park are other places to park your car.
Hainault Station Car Park
26 Thurlow Gardens, Ilford IG6 2UP.
South Woodford Station Car Park
South Woodford Station, South Woodford, London E18 1JJ.
Derby Road Car Park
4 Derby Rd, South Woodford, London E18 2PU.
The area around the venue is somewhat walkable. It has a walk score of 67 out of 100, which means not all places are accessible by walking and that you'll have to use a car to get to some places.
London Chigwell Prince Regent Hotel is a budget 3-star hotel set on a garden estate. It is only 1.1 miles away from Woodford Subway Station, which makes it easy to travel on the Central line. For other similar hotels in the same price range, you can go further to The Epping Forest Hotel, a 3-star hotel in Woodford Green. For other available and affordable hotels nearby, check this website.
Along Chigwell Rd. and Manor Road, there are a few cafes to fill you up. If you’re in a hurry, from the left of the venue is Pepe's Piri Piri, the closest fast-food restaurant for a quick lunch break. They serve wrap meals, chicken, fish burgers, and fries. At Woodford Subway Station, Favorite Chicken & Ribs is another fast-food restaurant for classic fried chicken, fish and chips, pies and even kebabs. If you fancy Turkish dishes and some vegetarian options for lunch, Royal Star Cafe is a great local cafe along Snakes Lane, but it is about a 5-minute drive from the venue.
SIA Job Opportunities in London - Ilford
Ilford is a large east end of London town which is a thriving hub of activity. You can find several shopping centres such as The Galleria, Exchange Ilford, and Ilford Retail Park all in need of security staff. You’ll also find Ilford is alive at night with bars and clubs busy and jostling, so door personnel are in high demand. Plus, hospitals such as The Holly Private Hospital and Spire London East Hospital require security personnel to keep patients and staff safe.