Course details

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Qualification name Non regulated provision, Level 3, Public Services
Qualification level 3
Awarding organisation Generic award - no awarding body
Course type Classroom based
Course hours Full-time
Course start date 7th February 2023
Cost description contact DCG to discuss fees, awaiting funding guidance and confirmation of fees policy
Attendance pattern Daytime

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

If you have a keen interest in starting employment in the security industry, this programme develops your knowledge and skills in this area, while also providing you with qualifications to apply for your SIA licence.Starting in February, this 18-week course is aimed at students aged 18 or over with a desire to work as a security officer, CCTV operator or door supervisor. It is essential that, before starting on this course, you are able to produce the requisite identification documents needed to study the qualifications on offer.In both practical and theoretical settings you will study and experience what it is like to work in this industry.

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

Candidates must be aged 18 or over and MUST have the required identification documentation as listed below: One of the following from Group A: Current valid passport UK driving licence issued by the DVLA An original UK birth certificate UK biometric residence permit card Two of the following from Group B: Bank or building society statement from the last three months A utility bill from the last three months A credit card statement from t

View the key features of this course.

The course is designed around the vocational skills and knowledge required to work in the security industry. You will have four formal assessments to complete. These are: First Aid at Work Working as a Security Guard Working as a CCTV Operator Working as a Door Supervisor Assessments will take place approximately every four weeks.

Understand how the course will be delivered.

Each of the formal qualifcations requires an assessment based on your competency and skills. There will also be exams, presentations and assignments alongside practical demonstration of skills.

Find out what material you will need.

On completion of the course you may wish to apply for an SIA licence at an additional cost of £190. You will need to have a uniform that is worn every day and when you are on work experience. The minimum expectation for the uniform is that you wear a plain black T-shirt or polo shirt and sweatshirt etc. A warm wet weather coat is recommended. All learners would benefit from having their own tablet or laptop to aid them with their studies.

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

Each of the formal qualifcations requires an assessment based on your competency and skills. There will also be exams, presentations and assignments alongside practical demonstration of skills.


Careers



This course is designed for students wishing to start employment in the security industry as a door supervisor, CCTV operator or security guard or to apply for the special constabulary or prison service.


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Name DERBY COLLEGE @ BROOMFIELD HALL
Address Broomfield Estate
Morley
Ilkeston
Derbyshire
DE7 6DN
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Email enquiries@derby-college.ac.uk
Phone 0800 028 0289
Website https://www.derby-college.ac.uk

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