Are you interested in a job in the security industry, but don’t know how to get started? Well, to help guide you through the process, we created this article to inform you of the process involved.
Essentially, you need an SIA licence to work in the security industry. You will need to enrol in a training course to get your SIA licence. This is a legal requirement for working in the security industry. Now depending on your preferred sector within security, it will depend on the course and licence you need to apply for.
Door Supervisor Career
Security Guard Career
If you are looking to work in retail or within corporate security at an office for example, then a security guard licence is usually preferred, but you can also use your door supervisor licence. This is why we always recommend starting with a DS licence over SG as it does give you more career options.
CCTV Controller Career
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We wish you all the best for your career in the security industry.
Latest security jobs
|Job role||Location||Pay per hour||Job Details|
|Night Security Officer||Staton-upon-Thames||£9.50||NSO London|
|Alarm response and Patrol Officer||High Combe||£10||Alarm response and PO|
|Security Officer||High Combe||£11.85||SO High Combe|
|Door Security Guard||Dagenham||£12||DSG Dagenham|
|SIA Door Supervisor||Bolton||£12||SIA DS Bolton|
|SIA Door Supervisor||Nottingham||£12||SIA DS Nottingham|
|Security Supervisor||Birmingham||£14||SS Birmingham|
|Festival SIA Door Supervisor||London||£15||SIA London|
|SIA Area Manager||Huddersfield||£15||SIA Huddersfield|
|SIA Door Supervisor||Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Birmingham||£20||SIA DS|
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