Qualification Title: EDI Level 2 Award in Security Guarding


Qualification Overview

The EDI Level 2 Award in Security Guarding is a programme designed to meet the needs of learners who require a qualification which will enable them to apply for a Security Industry Authority (SIA) licence for door supervisors. The qualification is based on the SIA Specifications for Learning and Qualifications (2009), which covers the necessary understanding and skills required by individuals who work to provide a more secure leisure environment.



To provide the learner with the basic knowledge and understanding to ensure the provision of a professional level of service as a door supervisor; and to address the licensing requirements in the SIA regulated, operational environment.



á      Develop the learner understands of working in the private security industry

á      Develop the learner understands and knowledge of working as a door supervisor Develop the learnerŐs abilities to recognise defuse and resolve conflict situations

á      Develop the learner understands of physical intervention skills

á      Develop the learnerŐs knowledge of health and safety in the workplace including

á      Awareness of emergency procedures

á      Provide the learner with knowledge of the law and legal issues

á      Enable the learner to implement effective methods of communication


Qualification Structure


Unit 1

Module 1: The Private Security Industry

Module 2: Communication Skills and Customer Care

Module 3: The Law

Module 4: Health and Safety

Module 5: Fire Safety

Module 6: Emergency Procedures


Unit 2

Module 1: The Roles and Responsibilities of Security Officers

Module 2: Access and Egress Control

Module 3: Patrolling

Module 4: Searching

Module 5: The Law

Module 6: Security Systems

Module 7: Communication, Reporting and Record Keeping


Unit 3

Module 1: Avoiding Conflict and Reducing Personal Risk

Module 2: Defusing Conflict

Module 3: Resolving and Learning from Conflict

Module 4: Applying Communication Skills and Conflict Management


Assessment method:

The assessment for this qualification is through externally set and externally marked multiple choice tests for units 1, 2 and 3.


How long is the training course?

It has been designed to be completed in 3 days.


Total Cost:

Our special online price for this course is Ł150.00 (All inclusive such as registration fees, exam fees. No hidden charges)



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