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Whether you are looking to train as a Security guard, Door Supervisor or a CCTV Operative finding the best SIA training courses in Edinburgh is the first step on the way to your new career.

Choosing the right SIA training course for you will depend on the roles you are wanting to work in but we know that making the decision isn’t always easy. If you aren’t sure which SIA course is right for you this video will give you an overview of licenses and roles within the security industry to help you find the right SIA course in Edinburgh.


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As well as an SIA licence, to work within the security industry, you will need the relevant training. What training you need depends on what role within the security industry you wish to work in.

Door Supervisor and Security Guard Training Course

The Door Supervisor Training Course is required to obtain a SIA Door Supervisor Licence. This allows you to work in the private security industry as a Door Supervisor or Security Guard. Door Supervisors usually work at licenced premises but can work in a wide variety of roles including static guarding, manned guarding and key holding positions.

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CCTV Training Course

The CCTV course is a legal requirement to obtain the CCTV Licence which enables you to work as a CCTV operator. CCTV Operators usually work in a control room which is connected to a wide array of camera footage and are responsible for monitoring and observing behaviour and suspect activity.

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Close Protection Training Course

Obtaining a Close Protection qualification is the first step towards obtaining an SIA Licence to work as a Close Protection Officer. The Close Protection training course covers a broad range of skills, from threat assessment, operational planning and reconnaissance, to vehicle techniques, search procedures and close protection teamwork, and is the first step into becoming a Close Protection Officer.

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Dog Handler Training Course

The NASDU (Level 2) dog handler course covers the basic skills and knowledge required to work as a general purpose Security Dog Handler.

The Door Supervisor Licence is the most versatile licence in the industry as it allows you to work as a Door Supervisor but also as a Security Guard in a retail environment.

On the Door Supervisor training course, you will learn a variety of skills, including conflict management and how to defuse a potential high-risk situation. You will also go over how to search members of the public, to what to look for when profiling a member of the public.

Passing the Door Supervisor course allows you to apply for a SIA licence to get you working in the security Industry.

You will learn how to work as a Door Supervisor and a Security Guard and uphold security procedures and regulations on the Door Supervisor Training Course.

One of the great things about working in the security sector, is the possibility to build upon your existing skills and acquire much sought-after opportunities. Most people that start out within the security industry might find themselves working as a Door Supervisor or a Retail security guard, however, CCTV operating is highly flexible and can open even more doors.

AS A CCTV Operator you will be performing a variety of tasks, most notably watching and studying live images sent from closed-circuit television cameras to spot and prevent crimes, accidents and incidents.

You will learn how to operate a CCTV camera and how to spot potential criminal and suspicious behaviour on the CCTV Training Course.

Acting as a Close Protection operative means you will provide physical protection to a client shielding them from potential harm and getting them to safety as quickly as possible. A principal could be anyone from a VIP, celebrity or even someone with a high net worth like a business person.

There are various forms of common threat which a Close Protection Operative include: violence, hostile confrontation and acts of terrorism.
You will learn how to be a Close Protection Operative and how to protect a client in a potential hazardous section on the Close Protection Training Course.

 

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Edinburgh Marriott Hotel 111 Glasgow Road, Edinburgh, EH12 8NF

1. What do you learn?

Get-Licensed offers two SIA training courses in Edinburg: Door Supervisor Training and Security Guard Training. These courses help candidates get the essential knowledge and qualifications necessary to work as door supervisors and security guards in any fields in Edinburg as well as other cities in UK.

2. Why choose Get-Licensed’s SIA training course in Edinburg?

As the second most popular tourist destination in the United Kingdom, with over one million overseas visitors each year, Edinburg undoubtedly has a high demand for safekeeping, hence security jobs. As U.K’s No1 choice of security training and personal licensing, Get Licensed is proud to offer the most sought-after training in Door Supervision and Security Guard in Edinburg. These classes are designed to equip you with the best preparation and training to pass the SIA License Exam and apply for a rewarding security job in Edinburg or anywhere else in the country.
Each Door Supervisor and Security Guard Training class runs over 4 days and is divided into 4 units, one course is offered each month. The online price of Door Supervisor/ Security Guard Training is £250 and the On the Day Price is £270.

Training centre Address:
Novotel Edinburgh Centre, 80 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, EH3 9DE
Tel: 0207 078 7259

3. Available Security Jobs in Edinburg:

·         Retail Security Guard (Security Guard or Door Supervisor qualification)
·         Door Supervisor (Door Supervisor and First Aid )

 

4. More about Edinburg

Edinburgh is the capital city of Scotland. It is the seventh most populous city and the biggest financial centre in the United Kingdom after London. The city has a rich cultural and historical heritage and was the first city to be commemorated as UNESCO City of Literature in 2004. Edinburg is the second most popular tourist destination in the United Kingdom, attracting over one million overseas visitors each year. The city has long been recognized as an intellectual centre with University of Edinburg, whose graduates include major figures like Charles Darwin, Thomas Bayes, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, etc. 

 

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