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Level: 2

Location: Broomfield Hall

Years: 1

Weeks: 1

Hours: 36.00

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Tuition (£): 300.00*

Concessions: 150.00***

Interview: N

Course Summary

The Award in Door Supervision is aimed at learners who wish to work as door supervisors and who require a qualification in order to apply for a Security Industry Authority (SIA) licence.

This qualification will develop your knowledge and understanding of the role of the door supervisor within the private security industry.

Courses are planned to run in:

  • September 23rd - 27th
  • November 25th - 29th
  • January 7th - 10th*
  • January 20th - 24th
  • March 23rd - 27th
  • June 29th - July 3rd

Courses will be delivered at Broomfield Hall Campus.

*Delivered at the Roundhouse Campus

Courses require a minimum of six candidates to be enrolled.

Entry requirements

You must be over 18, have good communication and literacy skills and be able to complete an online assessment independently without support. You must also be physically capable of completing physical intervention training.

IMPORTANT: It is essential that you can provide the appropriate identification in order to enrol on this course. You must present sufficient forms of identification at enrolment.  This may include photo identification, current utility bills or your birth certificate. You will also need to supply two passport photos at enrolment. You should enrol using your full name and apply for SIA licences with your full name to avoid identification errors. For further clarification, please contact us.

Course Content

The course covers:

  • How to recognise, defuse and resolve conflict situations
  • Physical intervention skills
  • Health and safety procedures
  • Laws relating to the private security industry
  • Effective communication skills

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed through a practical assessment of physical intervention techniques and online multiple choice exams.

Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?

There are no additional costs although you may wish to apply for your SIA licence in order to work in the security industry. You will be charged to resit if you fail to attend on your assessment date. Each re-sit will be charged at £50.

As part of the course, you should have suitable clothing to carry out practical activities, including indoor trainers and sports kits.

What can I do after this course?

Having completed the Award in Door Supervision, you can apply for your SIA licence for employment in the security sector.  Further training is also available at Derby College such as the:

  • Award for Working as a Security Guard
  • Award for Working as a CCTV Operator
  • Foundation Degree in Criminal Justice (Offender Management)

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* Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are not entitled to any concessions.
*** Co-Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are entitled to any partial concessions.

This course is run at the Broomfield Hall Campus

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Luke Mahon

Luke Mahon

A career in the Royal Marines

Luke Mahon has not looked back since meeting Marines as part of his Public Services course. He knew immediately where his ambitions lay – and applied to join the Royal Marines as soon as he completed his studies.

He is now a Lance Corporal, working as a platoon weapons machine gunner in a Fire Support Group – a role which demands supreme physical fitness and a need to think on his feet.

Being with the Marines takes him all over the world. He has been deployed in five African countries as well as Afghanistan, Albania, Canada, France and Germany.

I was drawn to Derby College because the staff there treat you like an adult and trust you to make your own decisions. My time at College definitely made me grow up and take responsibility for my actions.

It was the College that influenced my career choice and where I gained the qualifications I needed to enter service life. Marines are deployed wherever and whenever they are needed. I’ve been to places I would never have seen had it not been for my job.
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